Strangers: Capgras and Cotard's


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Content warning: animal abuse, murder (including infants), and sexual assault. Take care of yourself, and listen at your own discretion.
What do you do when your loved ones, pets, and household items have been replaced with flawless doppelgängers? Or when your organs have been replaced with soap? Or you're already dead and no one else has noticed? This episode, Jess and Philippa dip into the uncanny valley to discuss cases of Capgras and Cotard's delusion, the most famous of which being that of Richard Chase: The Vampire of Sacramento.

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