Everything Epstein

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One-stop shopping for the latest coverage of the mysterious life and death of Jeffrey Epstein — and his connections to powerful people.

The Jeffrey Epstein story strikes us at WhoWhatWhy as utterly unique — and, notwithstanding its tabloid aspects, of potentially profound importance. 

That’s why we’re launching a recurring aggregation of stories from a diverse range of sources — “Everything Epstein.”

Our goal is to keep us all informed of what is being learned, by collecting everything relevant to this ongoing story in one easily accessible place. 

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Monday, August 19

The Prince has spoken. England’s Prince Andrew responded to claims that he was involved in Epstein’s alleged sex abuse crimes. The Duke of York released a statement when newly emerged footage showed him inside Epstein’s NYC home in 2010.

Across the pond, AG Bill Barr ordered the removal of the Federal Bureau of Prisons’ top official after medical examiners deemed Epstein’s death a suicide. Plus, local reports show Epstein’s 2008 stay in a Florida jail was even more permissive than we thought.

Here’s today’s roundup…

Investigating Epstein’s Death 

Poll: Only 29 Percent of Americans Believe Jeffrey Epstein Committed Suicide — Information Liberation

Epstein Lawyers “Not Satisfied” With Medical Examiner Ruling Death a Suicide by Hanging — Slate

Inmate 76318-054: The Last Days of Jeffrey Epstein –– New York Times

After Epstein’s death, attorney general replaces leader at Bureau of Prisons –– Washington Post

Epstein Prison Guards “Not Cooperating” With DOJ Probe — Zero Hedge

Epstein’s Finances 

Jeffrey Epstein’s Opaque Finances Could Become Focal Point for Investigators — New York Times

Jeffrey Epstein’s money mystery deepens — Washington Examiner

Why The Question Of What’s Going To Happen To Jeffrey Epstein’s Money Is So Complicated — Forbes

The Bottom Line: Investigating Jeffrey Epstein, Money Trumps Sex — Medium

The Failure to See What Jeffrey Epstein Was Doing — New Yorker

Ghislaine Maxwell, Prince Andrew, and Epstein’s Black Book 

Ghislaine Maxwell gave $1K to hospital that treated alleged sex slave: report — New York Post

Jeffrey Epstein ‘Friend’ Ghislaine Maxwell Has More Skeletons in Her Family Closet Than a House of Horrors — Daily Beast

Amid A Brewing Royal Scandal, Prince Andrew Distances Himself From Epstein — NPR

Oh Good, Prince Andrew Hosted Jeffrey Epstein At Windsor Castle & Balmoral — PPL Plaza

The Prince and The Perv: Inside Jeffrey Epstein’s Creepy Parties With Prince Andrew — Daily Beast

Jeffrey Epstein had a ‘meticulously detailed’ secret diary containing details of his friendships with powerful people which he kept as an ‘insurance policy’ — Daily Mail

Epstein’s Predilection for Young Models 

Models Say Jeffrey Epstein’s Closest Pal Drugged, Raped Them — Daily Beast

Jean-Luc Brunel: three former models say they were sexually assaulted by Jeffrey Epstein friend — Guardian

For women allegedly abused by Epstein’s modeling agent friend, justice has been elusive — Washington Post

Epstein’s Bizarre Obsession with Science and Technology

Private jets, parties and eugenics: Jeffrey Epstein’s bizarre world of scientists — The Guardian

The Jeffrey Epstein VI Foundation Backs the Largest Science Fair in the Caribbean — PR Newswire

A Harvard Financier, Jeffrey Epstein, Helps Bring Brain Science to the Public — PR Newswire

Science Funder Jeffrey Epstein Launches Radical Emotional Software For The Gaming Industry — Forbes

Jeffrey Epstein & The Connection Between Pedophilia And A.I. (Artificial Intelligence) — Sagacious News Network

The Jeffrey Epstein VI Foundation Helps Launch Artificial Intelligence in Ethiopia — PR Newswire

Prominent Science Investor, Jeffrey Epstein, Funds Radically Smart Software in Berlin — PR Newswire

More Details of Epstein’s Sordid Past

Jeffrey Epstein Had This $100K Item Rushed To His Island Days Before Bombshell Report Published, Report Says — Daily Wire

Early Epstein accuser: Police could have stopped him in 1997 — AP News

Why was Jeffrey Epstein allowed to purchase small women’s panties from the Palm Beach jail? — Miami Herald

The brazen message on slippers provides clue to understand Jeffrey Epstein  — Fox News

Financier Jeffrey Epstein had liaisons with young women while on work release: Lawyer — ABC News

Mistakes Were Made — Always in Jeffrey Epstein’s Favor — National Review

Jeffrey Epstein had a butler named Alfredo Rodríguez — Thread Reader

SICK OFFER Jeffrey Epstein ‘underage sex slave’ claims billionaire paedo offered to pay her to have baby for him and Brit lover — The Sun

Jeffrey Epstein’s Torture Island — Thread Reader

FBI investigators zero in on Jeffrey Epstein’s 8,000-acre Zorro Ranch in New Mexico where the pedophile planned to ‘seed the human race’ with his DNA by impregnating women –– Daily Mail 

Jeffrey Epstein’s pilot deletes Instagram after Kellyanne Conway pic surfaces — Daily Dot

Circulating Conspiracy Theories

Epstein Suicide Conspiracies Show How Our Information System Is Poisoned — New York Times

Explaining the Jeffrey Epstein conspiracy theories linked to Trump, Clinton — Politifact

Conspiracy theorists think John McAfee is posting drone footage of Jeffrey Epstein’s island on YouTube — Daily Dot

Conspiracy theorists point to Jeffrey Epstein’s ear as proof of faked suicide — Daily Do

What do Jeffrey Epstein, Trump Jr., and Flint, Michigan have in common? Ask Tom Steyer — Daily Dot

Details Emerge About Jeffrey Epstein’s Mysterious 2007 Port Deal In St. Thomas — Zero Hedge

Farkas Looks to Write a New Chapter — Wall Street Journal

What is Operation Death Eaters? — Daily Dot

Friday, August 16

Another day, another series of developments in the Epstein story. CNN accuses the Washington Post of fueling conspiracy theories around Epstein’s death. More details emerge about the strange décor in Epstein’s townhouse — including a painting of former President Bill Clinton in a dress and heels. Plus, another bizarre conspiracy theory is making its way through social media: Epstein “truthers” began circulating a book by AG Bill Barr’s father after parallels were drawn between the story’s plot and Epstein’s alleged crimes.

Here’s today’s roundup…


Investigating Epstein’s Death

Jeffrey Epstein Autopsy Results Show He Hanged Himself in Suicide — New York Times

The Washington Post fuels Epstein conspiracies, but experts say evidence still consistent with suicide — CNN 

What can a tiny bone tell us about Jeffrey Epstein’s death? — USA Today

The hyoid: How a tiny bone in Jeffrey Epstein’s neck sparked a wildfire of conspiracy theories — National Post

What’s Next for the Epstein Case  

The Jeffrey Epstein Investigation Continues After His Death. Here’s Who Else Could Be Investigated — Time

Two more alleged Jeffrey Epstein victims sue his estate and ‘recruiter’ for $100 million — CNBC

Epstein Prosecutors Now Seeking Ghislaine Maxwell’s Former Assistant — The Cut

Jeffrey Epstein’s gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell spotted at In-N-Out Burger in first photos since his death — New York Post

Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged co-conspirator lived a low-key life in a tony seaside town in New England, neighbors say — Washington Post

Huge cache of records detail how Jeffrey Epstein and madam lured girls into depraved world — Miami Herald

Epstein’s Opulent and Arrogant Life 

Jeffrey Epstein’s Science of Sleaze — Nation 

The Décor in Jeffrey Epstein’s NYC Townhouse Is the Stuff of Nightmares — The Cut

Bill Clinton painting in Jeffrey Epstein’s home a ‘surprise’ to woman who painted president wearing blue dress — Fox News

The State Department Once Rented A Townhouse Seized From Iran To Jeffrey Epstein — Then Sued Him For Subletting — Buzzfeed News

Flight data places Jeffrey Epstein’s private jet on Arabian Peninsula on the eve of the 2016 election — Insider 

Jeffrey Epstein Is the Ultimate Symbol of Plutocratic Rot — New York Times

Epstein’s Case and the Criminal Justice System  

What Jeffrey Epstein’s case says (and doesn’t say) about human trafficking in America — Vox

The Jeffrey Epstein case is an indictment of US justice — Financial Times

Epstein case highlights America’s two justice systems — Boston Globe

How a future Trump cabinet member gave a serial sex abuser the deal of a lifetime — Miami Herald

State to investigate Palm Beach County sheriff’s handling of Jeffrey Epstein case — Sun Sentinel

Ken Starr: ‘Ridiculous’ to say Jeffrey Epstein got a ‘sweetheart deal’ in 2008 — Fox News

More Details About Epstein’s Past 

Jeffrey Epstein Reportedly Compared Having Sex with Underage Girls to Being Gay — Newsweek

Jeffrey Epstein Spent Time Alone With Young Woman In Prison’s Attorney Room — Forbes 

When Jeffrey Epstein Joked About Sex Abuse — Atlantic

Final evasion: For 30 years, prosecutors and victims tried to hold Jeffrey Epstein to account. At every turn, he slipped away — Washington Post

ICYMI: Years after serving jail time, Jeffrey Epstein found a way to meet with Microsoft’s Bill Gates to discuss philanthropy — CNBC

Jeffrey Epstein allegedly hired private investigators and engaged in a campaign of intimidation against accusers in Florida — CNN

Former IT contractor for Jeffrey Epstein says he quit over concerns about revealing pictures and topless young women — ABC News

Podcast: Jeffrey Epstein On Background — Colombia Journalism Review

More Details About Jeffrey Epstein’s Past Emerge — New York Magazine


Thursday, August 15


The Epstein saga grows even more complex, raising questions about what actually happened to the wealthy sexual predator. An autopsy reveals broken bones in Jeffrey Epstein’s neck, which some say could be an indication of foul play. New twists emerge in the debate over whether Epstein should have been on suicide watch. And, in related news, Epstein’s case has sparked broader debates around the age of consent and the term “underage woman.” 

Here’s today’s roundup… 


Investigating Epstein’s death 

Autopsy finds broken bones in Jeffrey Epstein’s neck, deepening questions around his death — Washington Post

What We Know About Jeffrey Epstein’s Death — New York Times

Was Jeffrey Epstein’s death suicide or homicide? Dr. Siegel says one appears ‘more likely’ — Fox News

Jeffrey Epstein’s body claimed by unidentified ‘associate’ — NBC News

Jeffrey Epstein’s last words to lawyer before his jailhouse death — New York Post

What’s Next for the Epstein case? 

Jeffrey Epstein: how will investigators find potential co-conspirators? — The Guardian

Lawyers Ask Court to Protect Epstein Accomplices’ Rights — Daily Beast

Jeffrey Epstein Conspiracies and the Mysterious Deaths of the Rich and Ruined — New Yorker

A Lot Is Happening on Epstein’s Private Islands… 

Tourists flock to Jeffrey Epstein’s ‘pedophile island’ in the Caribbean — New York Post

American flags lowered to half-staff on Jeffrey Epstein’s private islands — New York Post

The Epstein Tapes: Unearthed Recordings From His Private Island, A 2003 interview provides a rare glimpse of the figure in his own voice — Bloomberg

‘Orgy Island’ to airplanes, Epstein’s assets are up for grabs — Fox News

Dozens of Jeffrey Epstein ‘heirs’ come forward to claim his estate — New York Post

Employees on Jeffrey Epstein’s private island compound say they had to stay out of sight of the financier and were never allowed in his office — Insider

Jeffrey Epstein’s private Caribbean island had mysterious safe, former employee claims — Fox News

More on the Life of Jeffrey Epstein  

Jeffrey Epstein Was the Proud Owner of This Strange Portrait of Clinton in a Dress — The Cut

Epstein traveled to Cuba at Castro’s invitation, former Colombian president says — Miami Herald

Jeffrey Epstein’s Bodyguard on His Former Boss’s Lifestyle, Cruelty, Suicide — New York Magazine 

The investigation Into the Metropolitan Correctional Center 

What We Know About The Conditions At The Prison Where Jeffrey Epstein Died — NPR 

Metropolitan Correctional Center ‘accidentally released’ serial bank robber days before Epstein’s death — Fox News

‘Killer cop’ inmate says he heard nothing on morning of Jeffrey Epstein’s death — New York Post

Wednesday, August 14th 


It’s been another day of stunning revelations about Jeffrey Epstein and his mysterious death. Among the highlights: prison guards allegedly fell asleep and falsified reports, unsealed court documents reveal more connections between Epstein and other powerful individuals, Ghislaine Maxwell has been found, and some make the case for the conspiracy theories that surround Epstein’s death. 

Here’s today’s roundup…

The Investigation Into MCC Prison Guards 

Corrections officers may have falsified reports saying they checked on Jeffrey Epstein — CBS News

Jeffrey Epstein Death: 2 Guards Slept Through Checks and Falsified Records — New York Times

Prison guards who were supposed to be checking on Jeffrey Epstein were ‘ASLEEP and faked log entries’ — Daily Mail

Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide leads to shakeup at New York jail — ABC News

Federal investigative team arrives at NY jail where Jeffrey Epstein died, will review if staff followed protocol — USA Today

Feds face mounting pressure over Epstein’s death — The Hill 

What’s Next for the Epstein Case?  

Jeffrey Epstein accuser Jennifer Araoz sues Ghislaine Maxwell, 3 other Epstein staffers — NBC News

Jeffrey Epstein’s Latest Accuser Is an Artist Who Claims the Billionaire Sex Offender Lured Her in With Promises to Help Her Career — Artnet News

Some of Jeffrey Epstein’s victims don’t want new charges in South Florida — Sun Sentinel

What happens to Jeffrey Epstein’s money and homes now? Can feds seize everything? — Miami Herald

UPDATED: Graffiti left on gates of Epstein’s house in Palm Beach — Palm Beach Post

What We Know About Jeffrey Epstein’s ‘Pedophile Island’ — The Cut

Court Documents Reveal Epstein’s Incriminating Sex-Slave Study Habits — Rolling Stone

Who Else Is Involved? 

EXCLUSIVE: Ghislaine Maxwell’s respectable new life: Jeffrey Epstein’s long-time consort and alleged procurer, has been living with tech CEO in secluded oceanfront mansion outside Boston — Daily Mail

Tech CEO denies report of Epstein’s alleged madame living in his home — Axios

How the Royals Are Handling the Prince Andrew–Jeffrey Epstein Allegations — The Cut

Why the Royal Family Is Standing By Prince Andrew as the Epstein Scandal Unfolds — Vanity Fair

It’s Alan Dershowitz vs. David Boies, again and again — Washington Post

In mock trial, Dershowitz to defend Bible figures from child trafficking charge — Times of Israel

Alan Dershowitz, Devil’s Advocate: The noted lawyer’s long, controversial career — and the accusations against him — New Yorker

Investigating Epstein’s Death

Conspiracy Theories: Jeffrey Epstein’s Uniquely American Death in Jail — Mint Press News

Jeffrey Epstein and When to Take Conspiracies Seriously — New York Times

More on the Life of Jeffrey Epstein 

The Day Jeffrey Epstein Told Me He Had Dirt on Powerful People — New York Times

Jeffrey Epstein Hoped to Seed Human Race With His DNA — New York Times

Jeffrey Epstein Raped Me When I Was 15 — New York Times

Why banks kept doing business with Jeffrey Epstein — Vox 

Jeffrey Epstein in South Florida: A constant search for new girls — Sun Sentinel

‘Massage’ Was Code for ‘Sex’: New Epstein Abuse Revelations — New York Times 

Flight data from Jeffrey Epstein’s private jets show a lavish travel schedule as the walls closed in — Insider

Tuesday, August 13th

Here’s today’s roundup… 

MCC and the Call for Prison Reform 

Warden at prison where Epstein died temporarily reassigned, staffers placed on leave — CNN

Warden of Manhattan jail where Jeffrey Epstein died is reassigned, 2 guards placed on leave — NBC News

Jeffrey Epstein Suicide: Here’s How Prison Procedures Should Have Prevented It — Forbes

Epstein claims he was attacked July 23rd, not suicide — Twitter

Jeffrey Epstein’s prison guards: 1 not a regular officer and both were working overtime, report says — Fox News

Was Jeffrey Epstein more important than Ricardo Martinez? The Hill

Barr cites ‘serious irregularities’ at jail where Epstein died — Financial Times

The Details of Epstein’s Death 

Shrieking heard from Jeffrey Epstein’s jail cell the morning he died — CBS News

Epstein’s Death Was On 4Chan Before Officials Announced It — And Authorities Had To Look Into It – BuzzFeed News

There’s no video of Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide: sources — New York Post

Reporter who broke Epstein stories reacts to his death — MSNBC

Jeffrey Epstein met with attorney hours before death — Washington Times

Jeffrey Epstein Camp Sent Celebrity Pathologist Michael Baden to Watch Over His Autopsy — Daily Beast

Epstein wanted head and penis cryogenically preserved — The Cut

What’s Next for the Epstein Case?  

What happens next in the legal cases involving Jeffrey Epstein — Vox

Dozen of FBI agents raid Jeffrey Epstein’s ‘Pedophile Island’ — Daily Mail 

French ministers seek investigation into Epstein’s activities in France — France 24

Democratic presidential hopefuls want a thorough investigation into Jeffrey Epstein’s death — Vox

Investigation into co-conspirators can resume, unchallenged — Twitter

Sex-Slave Titles Unveiled in Tranche of Jeffrey Epstein Files — Courthouse News

Jeffrey Epstein used foreign passport with fake name to enter Saudi Arabia: prosecutors — NBC News

Wealth of Jeffrey Epstein’s Brother Is Also a Mystery — Wall Street Journal

Who Else is Involved?  

Unsealed documents in Jeffrey Epstein case reveal more alleged high-profile connections — CBS News

Ghislaine Maxwell: the woman accused of helping Jeffrey Epstein groom girls — Guardian

Attorney General William Barr’s Personal Ties to Jeffrey Epstein — Heavy

Real Estate Tycoon Andrew Farkas, Deutsche Bank The Latest To Be Caught Up In Jeffrey Epstein Scandal — BISNOW

Mega Group, Maxwells and Mossad: The Spy Story at the Heart of the Jeffrey Epstein Scandal — MintPress News

Clinton, Trump Emerge in Unsealed Epstein Evidence — Courthouse News

Trump, Clinton, rape and the media — Mockingbird Paper

Billionaire Says Epstein Swiped ‘Vast Sums’ From Him — Courthouse News

Not To Be Confused With… 

Not THAT Jeffrey Epstein — Twitter

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