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The FBI Maintains a (Lackluster) Case File

The FBI Maintains a (Lackluster) Case File FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIESTION DEPARTMENT وطن 26 In 2021, the FBI released its re- cords on Cobain's suicide, but anyone hoping it might contain something useful was bound to be disappointed. It's just 10 pag- es of letters from people asking the Bureau to investigate his death and their polite responses that it's actually not their juris- diction. CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

Pitchfork

There Was No Wave of Copycat Suicides

There Was No Wave of Copycat Suicides At the time, it was feared that Cobain's suicide would inspire copycats in his devoted fans, and some people claim that it actually did, but experts have found that not only did the wave never materialize, suicide rates in Seattle actually de- creased after his death. CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

NewsWeek

His Suicide Note Wasn’t Forged

His Suicide Note Wasn't Forged Conspiracy theorists also point to the only part of Co- bain's suicide note that defi- nitely hints at suicide, which looks like it could be some- one else's handwriting, but forensic analysis has contra- dicted the claim time and again. CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

Vice

No, He Wasn’t Too High

No, Не Wasn't Too High SL NDd aps Let's talk conspiracies, because admit- tedly, all this talk about Cobain being afraid of trespassers and burglars in the days before his death sounds pretty sus. One aspect of the case conspiracy theorists latch onto is the truly ridicu- lous amount of heroin found in Cobain's system, which they claim would have left him too high to use a gun, but a doctor who was on the scene said it was possible depending on the user's tolerance, and Cobain's was legendary. CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

The Newport Buzz

They Dragged Neil Young Into This

They Dragged Neil Young Into This Cobain's suicide note referenced the Neil Young lyric It's better to burn out than to fade away, which was a pretty big blow to Neil Young. It fucked with me, he later wrote. I, coincidentally, had been trying to reach him. I wanted to talk to him. Tell him only to play when he felt like it. Let that be a lesson, kids: Don't do anything drastic, because Neil Young might be try- ing to call you. A week after Cobain was discovered, Pearl Jam also quoted the song during their performance on Satur-

NME

He Knew the Medical Examiner

Не Knew the Medical Examiner One of Nirvana's first 1988 con- certs was booked by a man named Nikolaus Hartshorne, who later quit the music business ... and be- came the King County assistant medical examiner. Не ended up performing Cobain's autopsy and thus playing a crucial role in the beginning and end of his career. CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

Complex

It Took Three Days For a Worker to Find His Body

It Took Three Days For a Worker to Find His Body It's believed that Cobain died on April 5, but he wasn't found until April 8, which seems weird, because you'd think the first place you'd look to find a world-famous rehab escapee would be his home. Apparently, people did, but they neglected to check the garage or its attached greenhouse until an elec- trician came to install the security lighting Cobain had ordered and saw his body through a window. CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

Entertainment.ie

But He Legally Bought the Ammo

But Не Legally Bought the Ammo S&BIO The day after he Spider-Manned out of the California rehab, Cobain was back in Seattle, where he was picked up at home by a cab driver who said he asked him to take him somewhere he could buy shotgun shells because he was afraid of burglars. Twenty years later, a Seattle officer revealed that a receipt for $6.95 from a gun shop around the time and place the cab driver said he dropped Cobain off was kept in the case file. At least he got a good deal? CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

CBS News

Police Took His Guns

Police Took His Guns a In the 10 months before his death, police seized firearms from the Co- bain residence twice, first after a domestic disturbance and then af- ter his wife reported that he'd locked himself in a closet and threatened suicide. The guns were returned af- ter the first incident, but after the second, the police decided they should maybe keep them. CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

VPC

Suicide Ran in His Family

Suicide Ran in His Family Two of Cobain's uncles died of suicide, specifically by firearm, before his death. It inspired one of his cousins to become a men- tal health nurse decades before the most famous death in the family. CRACKED NOW YOU KNOW

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