EPISODE FIVE: DROPPING LIKE FLIES (4.24.2014)
Every year for the past few years, tens of thousand of flytraps have gone missing – from the wild, from gardens, from nurseries. And, really, nobody knows where they go. What’s cropped up in rural North Carolina is essentially a Venus Flytrap crime ring — with lackies, middle men, and a mysterious end buyer who’s perpetuating the market.
Music: “Worksong” by Grails, “Crosscheck” by Zach Miskin, “Jaguar” by Mogwai, “Emily Escapes” by John Lurie, “A Simple Way To Go Faster Than Light That Does Not Work,” by Tortoise, “Moonglow” by Django Reinhardt, “Feelin’ Bad Blues” by Ry Cooder.