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Garrison Keillor's Prophecy and Apostasy

On what was billed as his last show, Garrison Keillor, host of "A Prairie Home Companion" got a call from President Barack Obama and they traded extensive compliments, with Keillor telling Obama he was "the coolest president."<p>Keillor's signing off on July 4 weekend was likely calculated to …

My Clairvoyant Friend And I Are Digging Deep Into The Mystery Of ‘Making A Murderer’

By M.J. Pack,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1n6B1Lm<p>The following is purely speculation and in no way should be considered concrete facts unless …

The Sheriff’s Department Just Offered A Nonsensical Explanation For This Damning ‘Making A Murderer’ Scene

Most people who binge-watched Netflix’s new crime documentary <i>Making A Murderer</i> have a pretty long list of parts that stuck out to them as extremely fishy. The whole case was pretty wonky from the start (especially that against 16-year-old Brendan Dassey), but there were some moments that just …

Read This: These Making A Murderer crime theories range from plausible to ridiculous

With the success of <i>Making A Murderer</i>, it should come as no surprise that Reddit is on the case, wielding its collective power to do everything from …

“Poor people lose”: “Making a Murderer,” reality television and our shared mythology of a classless society | Salon.com

‘Making a Murderer,’ and the Huge Problem of False Youth Confessions

Much of the conversation around <i>Making a Murderer,</i> the sensationally popular Netflix documentary series that came out last month, has revolved around …

You Haven't Lived Until You've Seen These Memes About Dean Strang From Making a Murderer

Making a Murderer's Dean Strang has become everyone's favorite hero and the lawyer you'd call if you were ever in trouble. For anyone who doesn't watch the talked-about Netflix documentary, Dean was one of the defense attorneys for Steven Avery, who was convicted of killing photographer Teresa …

Black Keys' frontman writes 'Making A Murderer' song with his new band

You think <i>you</i> were affected by <i>Making a Murderer</i>? Talk to Dan Auerbach, the Black Keys guitarist who turned his Netflix binge into a new song.<p>"Lake …

I just started 'Making a Murderer,' and this conversation between a 16-year-old and his mother is the most mind-blowing part so far

It took about three episodes to get me hooked, and now I'm on my fourth. If you haven't watched the 10-episode hit documentary series, I'll sum up the premise:<p>Steven Avery gets wrongfully jailed for 18 years for a crime he didn't commit. He sets out to sue the police department in his town, but …

New Evidence Revealed About My Opinions About “Making a Murderer”

<i>It turns out that the Netflix docu-series “Making a Murderer” left out crucial elements from the story—such as every opinion I had while watching it. Now the time has come for me to right that wrong. Below, please find my illuminating thoughts:</i><p>The opening credits are like the "True Detective" …

White House to <i>Making a Murderer </i>Fans: We Can't Pardon Avery for a State Crime, You Dummies

In recent days, nearly 130,000 <i>Making a Murderer</i> fans have signed a petition on the White House website asking President Obama to pardon Steve Avery, …

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This special will follow up on the ‘Making a Murderer’ case

<i>Making a Murderer</i> is a Netflix true-crime docu-series that took the world by storm. During the holidays, it seemed like it was all the Internet could …

Crime

Netflix didn't expect 'Making a Murderer' to be such a hit

"I met with [writers and directors Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi] probably about two years ago," Hastings said in a Q&A with Re/code. "I called it wrong. I thought, '<b>This is going to be eight or 10 hours about a murderer?</b> <b>I hope it wins some awards, because it's not going to be popular.'</b>"<p>Hastings …

Jeanine Pirro Calls Making a Murderer ‘One-Sided Defense Advocacy Piece’

FNC’s Judge <b>Jeanine Pirro</b> will host a one-hour special on everyone’s favorite topic du jour, the Netflix documentary Making a Murderer.<p>Steven Avery: …

The Unexpected Fallout from Netflix's 'Making a Murderer'

By<p>Netflix’s latest hit original show, true crime documentary series <i>Making a Murderer</i>, is the pop culture touchstone that launched a thousand …

If you like ‘Making a Murderer’, try these. . . | The Star

The success of Netflix’s new documentary series<i>Making a Murderer</i> — along with the similar reception given to American podcast <i>Serial</i> — has raised the …

Barbershop: Guns, Obama and 'Making A Murderer'

In this week's Barbershop, Anil Dash, a tech writer in New York, Rev. Kenn Blanchard, a gun rights enthusiast and NPR's Gene Demby talk about President Obama's tearful moment on gun policy earlier this week. They also discuss how the Netflix series <i>Making a Murderer</i> is shaking up the way people …

Could 'Making a Murderer' Return For Season 2?

<i>Making a Murderer</i> continues to enthrall and disgust viewers weeks after release, spreading like wildfire through word of mouth. It’s Netflix’s most culturally significant show by a mile, and at this point, it’s becoming less of a question of <i>if</i> you’ve seen it, but how long it took you to watch it. …

Making A Murderer Hero Dean Strang: Not Done Fighting

The Netflix series <i>Making a Murderer</i> brought a national spotlight to one small Wisconsin town and the story of a man and his nephew caught in the …

10 Books to Read After Watching 'Making a Murderer'

The new Netflix crime documentary series <i>Making a Murderer</i> is about Steven Avery, a man who was wrongfully imprisoned for eighteen years for a crime …

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Karin Slaughter: The Real Mystery at the Heart of Making a Murderer

Several years ago, I was invited to tour the police museum at Scotland Yard where, among other things, they keep evidence relating to the Jack the …

Guilty pleasure: how Making a Murderer tapped into our weakness for true crime

The Netflix documentary series that casts doubt on a Wisconsin man’s conviction has become an phenomenon, turning viewers into armchair sleuths. So what does it mean when real-life whodunnits become such addictive entertainment – and what happens next?<p><i>SPOILER ALERT: this article contains details</i> …

There’s Even More Evidence That The ‘Making A Murderer’ Convictions May Be Wrong

If you’re like me, you binge-watched Netflix’s new true crime documentary <i>Making a Murderer</i> in two or three sittings, and then hit the internet to verify the people behind the documentary weren’t leaving out any major evidence that Steven Avery and his nephew Brendan Dassey were guilty. The case for …

Crime

What ‘Making a Murderer’ Reveals About the Justice System and Intellectual Disability

I can’t stop thinking about Brendan Dassey. Like everyone with a Netflix account, I’ve spent the past few weeks riveted by the true-crime documentary</i> …

How Netflix's 'Making a Murderer' Is Setting a New Standard for 'Social Impact Entertainment'

Pity the fools who wrote off the week between Christmas and New Year's as a wasteland for good television. Sure, there was some cable news coverage of the latest dust-up between Trump and Hillary, and a whole lot of hands being raised to the rafters over an amazing Aretha Franklin performance.<p>But …

The lawyer from 'Making A Murderer' describes what's wrong with America's criminal justice system

Dean Strang was one of the lawyers who represented Steven Avery, who was convicted of murdering photographer Teresa Halbach in 2007.<p>To this day, the final verdict is heavily disputed.<p>Thanks to the hit Netflix docuseries "Making a Murderer," the case is once again making headlines. Strang told …

Lawyers in Wisconsin respond to 'Making a Murderer': 'I almost got physically ill'

The 10-part documentary is harrowing to watch as it follows the murder of 25-year-old Teresa Halbach and her accused killers, Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey. It is filled with moments in which viewers may find themselves questioning the actions of the police officers, the evidence itself, and the …

The Rape Victim in ‘Making a Murderer’ Speaks Out About the Documentary

Amid the peak of buzz over Netflix’s obsessively watched true crime documentary <i>Making a Murderer</i>, Penny Beerntsen has released her personal reactions …

These are the men Steven Avery suspects of Teresa Halbach's murder

Since the release of Netflix’s docuseries <i>Making a Murderer</i>, the circumstances surrounding Steven Avery’s arrest, conviction, and sentencing for the …

Crime

Brendan Dassey’s brother records Christian rap about the Making A Murderer case