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.
May 9th, 2018 | 1 hr 5 mins
Two bank-robbery cases, no waiting: Toby Ball and Sarah D. Bunting on Erie's pizza-delivery heist and Seattle's string of 'Hollywood' bank robberies.
April 25th, 2018 | 1 hr 20 mins
Kevin Smokler and Sarah D. Bunting are the last people to marathon and discuss Netflix's latest true-crime series on an Oregon cult (but is it?), plus Rob Lowe and tone problems in our Lifetime-movie Cold Case section!
April 18th, 2018 | 58 mins 18 secs
Mariska Hargitay takes on the backlog of untested rape kits; Australian TV takes on the Mount Rennie case; and Eve Batey is back to take them both on.
April 11th, 2018 | 56 mins 41 secs
On the eve of an update to the godfather of prestige true-crime TV, Stephanie Early Green and Sarah D. Bunting look at two takes on the trials of Michael Peterson.
April 4th, 2018 | 58 mins 16 secs
Eve B. and Sarah D. on an OK Oxygen show starring Ice-T, plus three actors turned killers in the reboot of M&S.
March 28th, 2018 | 57 mins 13 secs
J. Paul Getty III and Patty Hearst were kidnapped within a year of each other. Sarah D. Bunting kidnapped Toby Ball again to discuss FX's event series on the former, and the Smithsonian Channel's take on the latter.
March 14th, 2018 | 55 mins 26 secs
Investigation Discovery on a horrifyingly prolific UNSUB, and Mike Dunn on Michelle McNamara's book on the same perpetrator: The Golden State Killer.
March 7th, 2018 | 1 hr 11 mins
USA's limited series takes on Biggie and Tupac; a Starz docu takes on an Australian cult; Toby Ball and Sarah D. Bunting take on vague naming conventions.
February 28th, 2018 | 1 hr 57 secs
Don't be fooled by the inappropriately cutesy name; Investigation Discovery's latest limited series is DARK. Chris and Allison Lowe Huff return to discuss that show, plus a multi-platform New York story.
February 21st, 2018 | 40 mins 24 secs
Occupants of a non-plural marriage Sarah D. Bunting and Dan Patrick Brady on A&E's latest cult investigation, and other Mormon-related crime properties.
February 14th, 2018 | 1 hr 4 mins
Updates on two cases from the early 1980s, Natalie Wood and Joyce McLain, as Dan Patrick Brady returns to the podcast.
February 7th, 2018 | 50 mins 54 secs
Eve Batey returns to look at Showtime's documentary miniseries on the opioid crisis, plus Mythbusters and Secrets Of The Dead recreate the escape from Alcatraz.