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.
September 20th, 2017 | 1 hr 3 mins
Mark Blankenship is back to discuss Yance Ford's formal and personal Strong Island, plus American Masters and Mysteries & Scandals on Sam Cooke.
September 13th, 2017 | 44 mins 15 secs
Netflix's new series chills Sarah D. Bunting and AB Chao with stories of false confessions, plus a surprisingly competent look at the Gary Plauche case from Investigation Discovery.
August 30th, 2017 | 41 mins 34 secs
Legends of hip-hop and the Italian Renaissance as Mark Blankenship joins us for an all-music episode!
August 23rd, 2017 | 55 mins
Will Dave Holloway get the answers he's searched for for so long? And what exactly was wrong with Charlie Brandt? Allison Lowe Huff returns to look at mysteries within mysteries.
August 16th, 2017 | 47 mins 20 secs
Kim Reed and Sarah D. Bunting discuss A&E's event series, plus a Forensic Files in Kim's backyard (figuratively).
August 9th, 2017 | 43 mins 26 secs
Eve Batey's back for two takes on the original Zodiac, one on the NYC copycat, and a whole lotta side-eyeing of questioned-document 'science.'
August 2nd, 2017 | 1 hr 2 mins
Lani Diane Rich and Sarah D. Bunting examine three Son Of Sam-related properties, and the struggle to control a narrative.
July 26th, 2017 | 52 mins 14 secs
Monty Ashley and Sarah D. Bunting on two Joe Berlinger projects, serial-killer theories, and network-note narration.
July 19th, 2017 | 45 mins 32 secs
Dan Patrick Brady 'returns' (to his...own couch? just go with it) to render a verdict on two perspectives on the system.
July 12th, 2017 | 40 mins 47 secs
Crime Writers On's Toby Ball returns to discuss two (pretty awful) takes on America's first serial killer.
June 28th, 2017 | 49 mins 56 secs
Chris Huff and Sarah D. Bunting on Deadly Women, and a Designing Women star as America's most notorious female serial killer.
June 21st, 2017 | 1 hr 4 mins
Eve Batey returns to discuss the American Experience AND the Powers-Boothe-miniseries takes on the tragedy in Guyana.