Serial Season 3 is over! And is Homecoming worth a watch?

Serial wraps up season 3 with more from Joshua behind bars (should the whole season have been him?). We leave some notes in the suggestion box for Sarah Koenig about how S3 could have pulled together the many themes touched on: overcharging, racial inequality, police misconduct, and the indifference to improving the system.Then we binge Amazon Prime's "Homecoming," the first major TV adaptation of a hit podcast. It has its own visual and musical style and a plot that suddenly veers from the source material. Is there enough different about the TV series to keep fans of the podcast engaged?TO HEAR OUR SPOILER-FREE REVIEW OF "HOMECOMING" FAST-FORWARD TO 1:09:34.Then in crime of the week: doughnut make my brown eyes blue?SPONSORS THIS EPISODEBeFrugal - Visit and get a $10 bonus when you join for freeWildFang - and use code CRIME for 25% off Daily Harvest - use code CRIME for three Daily Harvest cups at Daily-Harvest.comFirstleaf - get 3 bottles of wine for only $15, plus free shipping at Bombas - go to and use the code CRIME for 20% off your first order Le Tote - enter the promo code CRIME at checkout to get 20% of your first month at LeTote.comFelix Gray - get free shipping and free returns at

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