Fatty’s Fateful Pajama Party


Tales of classic scandals, scoundrels and scourges told from historic newspapers in the golden age of yellow journalism…

Hollywood’s First Sex Scandal

Episode 143 digs back into the early days of the motion picture industry, before Hollywood became synonymous with greed and lust and power. It only took a murder charge to bring down one of the biggest stars of the day, and even though it seems like poor Fatty got a bum rap on the deal, it’s probably the only reason Arbuckle’s work is not held in as high regard as Keaton and Chaplin today.

Theme Music by Dave Sams
Media management by Sean R. Jones
Production assistance by Emily Simer Braun