Con artists and scammers have at all times existed. Where there are trustworthy, good individuals, there’s somebody able to take benefit for their very own acquire. And there isn’t any latest instance fairly like the person who impressed the hit podcast, Dirty John, which featured probably the most profitable and upsetting con jobs in latest historical past. Seriously, you will not consider how this story ends.
In reality, the story of John Meehan is now a TV present starring Connie Britton as sufferer Debra Newell and Eric Bana as Meehan himself. In honor (?) of this horrible human, we determined to recount some style con artists who managed to efficiently weasel their methods into our hearts — as each good scammer does.