Slow Burn Podcast Review, Making A Murderer Misstep & A Cow Named Lara

The Crime Writers dig in to the problem with sending flowers to a judge, even when said judge has just ruled the way you wanted her to in the Steven Avery case. Also, a cow named Lara? Toby's daughter is a star? And only Rebecca swears too much?Then, we respond to some ire around our mixed review of the Netflix show Alias Grace. Finally, a review of the (spoiler alert) OUTSTANDING new podcast from Slate about Watergate. It's called Slow Burn, and if you want to hear our spoiler-free recommendation, you'll want to skip to the 55:44 mark.Episode sponsors:Dispatch - save 50% on your first box by going to - go to and enter code CRIME at checkout to get 15% off your bookBrooklinen - get $20 off AND free shipping is to use promo code CRIME at Brooklinen.comMadison Reed - Visit and get 10% off plus free shipping on your first color kit with promo code: WRITERSOmaha Steaks - Go to, enter code CRIME in the search bar, and get a 75% savings on a HUGE box of great meet and other treats – it’s the gift guaranteed to be a hit! 

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