The Blotter Presents

Crime; stories.

About the show

The Blotter Presents reviews the true-crime properties of today AND yesteryear: TV, movies, books, podcasts, and longform articles. A rotating roster of guests discusses everything from Aileen to the Zodiac each week. Hosted by Sarah D. Bunting.

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  • 110: Gangster Capitalism and the 2016 Bridge Scandal

    August 28th, 2019  |  59 mins 22 secs
    2016 bridge cheating scandal, andrew jenks, college admissions bribery scandal, felicity huffman, longform articles, lori loughlin, podcasts, the new yorker, true crime, vanity fair
  • 109: Mindhunter Season 2 and The Informant!

    August 21st, 2019  |  1 hr 4 mins
    ann cusack, anna torv, charles manson, clancy brown, david berkowitz, david fincher, fringe, holt mccallany, joel mchale, jonathan groff, mark whitacre, matt damon, melanie lynskey, michael cerveris, mindhunter, movies, scott bakula, son of sam, steven soderbergh, tex watson, the informant, tony hale, true crime, tv, wayne williams, zodiac
  • 108: Down City and The FBI Files (Yahweh ben Yahweh)

    August 14th, 2019  |  1 hr 2 mins
    bob kolker, books, carolyn murnick, cults, darin strauss, documentaries, hulon mitchell, james ellroy, joan carroll, kevin carroll, leah carroll, melanie thernstrom, peter thomas, piper weiss, robert rozier, the fbi files, true crime, truman capote, tv, walter kirn, yahweh ben yahweh
  • 107: Free Meek and ReMastered: Who Killed Jam Master Jay?

    August 7th, 2019  |  1 hr 1 min
    david seabrook, documentaries, docuseries, free meek, genece brinkley, jam master jay, jay-z, meek mill, paul solotaroff, remastered, true crime, tv, unsolved cases
  • 106: No One Saw A Thing and The Doorstep Murder

    July 31st, 2019  |  58 mins 41 secs
    alistair wilson, avi belkin, fiona walker, harry n. maclean, in broad daylight, ken rex mcelroy, miniserieseses, no one saw a thing, podcasts, skidmore mo, the doorstep murder, true crime, tv, unsolved cases
  • 105: Uncovered (The McMartin Family Trials) and Bundyville: The Remnant

    July 24th, 2019  |  1 hr 5 mins
    bundyville, cliven bundy, frontline, leah sottile, podcasts, satanic panic, the mcmartin case, true crime, tv, uncovered
  • 104: Injustice With Nancy Grace and Who Killed Garrett Phillips?

    July 17th, 2019  |  1 hr 23 mins
    a dangerous son, documentaries, injustice with nancy grace, liz garbus, mary rain, nancy grace, nick hillary, stupid law enforcement tricks, true crime, tv, who killed garrett phillips
  • 103: I Love You, Now Die and Patty Hearst (1988)

    July 10th, 2019  |  1 hr 7 mins
    biopics, conrad & michelle, conrad roy iii, documentaries, erin lee carr, i love you now die, jesse barron, michelle carter, natasha richardson, patty hearst, paul schrader, shut up hippies, smooth talk, the sla, true crime, ving rhames, william forsyth
  • 102: 16 Shots and The Thin Blue Line

    June 26th, 2019  |  1 hr 28 mins
    16 shots, bill james, david harris, documentaries, errol morris, joseph mitchell, laquan mcdonald, officer robert wood, randall adams, richard rowley, the thin blue line, true crime, vic mensa
  • 101: The Old Man & The Gun and Incendiary: The Willingham Case

    June 19th, 2019  |  58 mins 50 secs
    cameron todd willingham, david grann, david lowery, docudramae, documentaries, gerald hurst, incendiary, laura dern, podcasts, robert redford, the new yorker, tom waits, true crime
  • 100: Devil's Knot and All The Queen's Horses

    June 12th, 2019  |  56 mins 8 secs
    all the queen's horses, atom egoyan, colin firth, damien echols, devil's knot, documentaries, john mark byers, kelly richmond pope, kevin durand, movies, pam hobbs, podcasts, reese witherspoon, rita crundwell, robert johnson, ron lax, stevie branch, terry hobbs, true crime, west memphis 3
  • 099: When They See Us and Who Killed Nancy?

    June 5th, 2019  |  58 mins 25 secs
    alan g. parker, asante blackk, ava duvernay, deborah spungen, documentaries, gerard malanga, jharrel jerome, kevin richardson, korey wise, linda fairstein, miniserieseses, nancy spungen, sid vicious, the central park five, true crime, tv, when they see us, who killed nancy, yusef salaam