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Heaven's Gate

Stitcher & Pineapple Street Media, Glynn Washington

In 1997, thirty-nine people took their own lives in an apparent mass suicide. The events captivated the media and had people across the planet asking the same question... ‘Why?’ 20 years later, those who lost loved ones and those who still believe - tell their story. Hosted by Glynn Washington of Snap Judgment. "Heaven's Gate: The Cult of Cults," is now a four-part docuseries inspired by this podcast, streaming on HBO Max.

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10: The Class

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12/27/17 • 53 min

39 people exit their vehicles, and stun the world. Families, classmates and the rest of us grapple with what comes after.

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9: The Comet

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12/20/17 • 48 min

Heaven’s Gate members get the sign they’ve been waiting for.

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8: The Unknowns

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12/13/17 • 51 min

This week - the “what if” questions surrounding Heaven’s Gate. Plus, your stories.

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7: The Programming

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12/06/17 • 45 min

Gail Maeder was smart, fun and happy, before she joined Heaven’s Gate. What got into her head?

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6: The Choice

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11/29/17 • 41 min

Frank and Erika, a couple in love, join a celibate group. Years later, Do poses a fateful question.

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5: The Tape

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11/15/17 • 40 min

After a sudden death in the group, Do sends a private, awkward, illuminating, confusing tape to Terrie Nettles.

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4: The Host

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11/08/17 • 38 min

Host Glynn Washington shares more from his personal story of growing up in a cult.

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3: The Mothers

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11/01/17 • 44 min

While The Two are recruiting new members into their nomadic lifestyle, one woman is trying desperately to make contact.

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2: The Two

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10/25/17 • 40 min

It's one thing to join a group your mom would call a cult. It's another thing when your mom starts one.

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1: The Seekers

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10/18/17 • 35 min

The Heaven's Gate faithful weren't freaks or space cadets. They were regular people, hungry for something more. They were Seekers.

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FAQ

How many episodes does Heaven's Gate have?

Heaven's Gate currently has 15 episodes available.

What topics does Heaven's Gate cover?

The podcast is about History and Podcasts.

What is the most popular episode on Heaven's Gate?

The episode title '10: The Class' is the most popular.

What is the average episode length on Heaven's Gate?

The average episode length on Heaven's Gate is 31 minutes.

How often are episodes of Heaven's Gate released?

Episodes of Heaven's Gate are typically released every 7 days, 1 hour.

When was the first episode of Heaven's Gate?

The first episode of Heaven's Gate was released on Oct 2, 2017.

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Bonnie Morrison

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One of the best cult surveys I’ve heard

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