The Dread Pirate Roberts: Digital Kingpin

This week, we’re talking about one of the most fascinating criminals of the modern age — The Dread Pirate Roberts. 

Not this guy

Not this guy.

 

In a world of hard drugs, virtually unlimited money, and constant threats, can a man continue to live by his principles? Not so much, it turns out.

 

The Silk Road as it appeared in 2012.

The Silk Road as it appeared in 2012.

 

We’ll get into everything — from fake Hell’s Angels to real cocaine, from tech-savvy cops to disbelieving parents, we’ll cover it all.

 

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