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New York Times bestselling novelists Christopher Rice (The Burning Girl Series) and Eric Shaw Quinn (The Write Murder Mysteries) return to their studio on West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip for an all new podcast that’s all talk. Join them for their trademark blend of humor, irreverence and passionate opinion as they dish on some of the most popular true crime TV shows of the moment in their recurring, special feature “Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club”. (A production of TDPS, the same network that brought you the comedy/variety and celebrity interview filled fun of The Dinner Party Show.)

New York Times bestselling novelists Christopher Rice (The Burning Girl Series) and Eric Shaw Quinn (The Write Murder Mysteries) return to their studio on West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip for an all new podcast that’s all talk. Join them for their trademark blend of humor, irreverence and passionate opinion as they dish on some of the most popular true crime TV shows of the moment in their recurring, special feature “Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club”. (A production of TDPS, the same network that brought you the comedy/variety and celebrity interview filled fun of The Dinner Party Show.)

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United States

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New York Times bestselling novelists Christopher Rice (The Burning Girl Series) and Eric Shaw Quinn (The Write Murder Mysteries) return to their studio on West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip for an all new podcast that’s all talk. Join them for their trademark blend of humor, irreverence and passionate opinion as they dish on some of the most popular true crime TV shows of the moment in their recurring, special feature “Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club”. (A production of TDPS, the same network that brought you the comedy/variety and celebrity interview filled fun of The Dinner Party Show.)

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 156 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “Dead of Winter: Last Christmas”….We Think.

12/4/2022
We're calling it the train wreck episode, and not just because the crime involved took place next to some railroad tracks. Listen to find out why this became the most chaotic installment of Christopher and Eric's True Crime TV Club to date. Allegedly your hosts serve up an episode of a show called DEAD OF WINTER. Specifically, episode 5 of season 1. We think. We hope. One thing's for sure, madcap antics ensue. But that's par for the course at the TDPS Network.

Duration:00:59:41

Ep. 155 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime Special Edition Delivers “Low Country: The Murdaugh Dynasty”

11/27/2022
The brutal slaying of a prominent attorney's wife and son is only the beginning of this dark saga of murder, homophobia and corruption in South Carolina's Low Country. Your hosts — former southerners themselves — take a deep dive into this swampy, deadly soup by way of the HBO Max documentary series LOW COUNTRY: THE MURDAUGH DYNASTY. By the end, they have a possible theory of the case no one seems to be talking about. Do you agree?

Duration:01:00:29

Ep. 154 – TV Seasons of Gratitude

11/20/2022
Smart British crime-solvers and gorgeous royal gowns. A riveting historical novel about one woman's search for revenge in earthquake ravaged San Francisco. It's all on the menu at Christopher and Eric's holiday time round up of their pop culture highlights from 2022. Belly up to the table as your hosts ladle out delicious servings of the TV shows they were most thankful for this year, along with tasty treats from the worlds of film and publishing as well

Duration:01:00:35

Ep. 153 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime Special Edition Delivers “Sins of Our Mother”

11/13/2022
Where are the children? Some true crime stories reach out from the screen and grab you by the throat from the second you first read the headline. That's what happened to Christopher and Eric when the tale of one of the most evil mothers in history first started making headlines in 2019. Does the new Netflix series SINS OF OUR MOTHER reveal depths of Lori Vallow's delusional evil and religious fanaticism that haven't been reached by previous coverage? Your hosts are determined to find out.

Duration:01:01:28

Ep. 152 – Down With Daylight Savings?

11/6/2022
Are Christopher and Eric really going to do an entire episode about daylight savings time? Not really. They're going to take an entire episode to spotlight how much they DESPISE daylight savings time. And apparently you do too, Party People, because you flooded our Facebook page with comments to that effect. If there's anything dimmer than daylight savings time itself, it's critic-at-large Jordan Ampersand, who brings us his unenlightening man on the street report on this unexpectedly...

Duration:00:56:34

Ep. 151 – The Murder of William Arnold Newton Part VI: Det. Lamberti Returns

10/30/2022
In the two years since your hosts Christopher and Eric started marking the Halloween season anniversary of young Billy Newton's gruesome and long unsolved murder, new witnesses and a potential suspects have emerged. For Christopher and Eric's first in studio interview, the LAPD homicide detective who inherited the case brings us an update on the current state of the investigation, and a new set of possibilities for concerned citizens who want to keep Billy's memory alive. In addition,...

Duration:01:15:19

Ep. 150 – What’s Science? Vol. 6 featuring “The UnXplained: Vampires & Werewolves”

10/23/2022
Are vampires real? Do werewolves enjoy their hairy gifts? Speaking of hair, would Christopher and Eric be able to recognize William Shatner in public if he didn't have his wig on? And why did William Shatner block Christopher on Twitter?! These are the thrilling, urgent and scientific questions your hosts tackle as they serve up episode 15 of THE UNXPLAINED, a show that mixes green screens and questionable scholarship with a side of the stomach turning. In addition, Christopher and Eric...

Duration:01:00:11

Ep. 149 – A Season For Scary Stories

10/16/2022
As your hosts Christopher and Eric kick off the Halloween season, they turned to you, our beloved Party People, to hear about the scariest experience you ever had that couldn't be easily explained. Ghosts! Messages from the beyond! Strange figures walking in the woods. There are chills aplenty on this spooky new episode, thanks to your spine-tingling contributions on The Dinner Party Show's Facebook page. And a last minute addition from critic-at-large Jordan Ampersand that's sure to terrify...

Duration:00:55:42

Ep. 148 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “Menendez Brothers: Misjudged”

10/9/2022
For years now, Eric Shaw Quinn has proclaimed that if Lyle and Erik Menendez had been women, there would be statues of them on the lawn of the Beverly Hills Courthouse. Today, as the Discovery ID documentary MENENDEZ BROTHERS: MISJUDGED makes clear, a growing movement of young people are starting to agree with your host. Do Lyle and Erik Menendez deserve to spend the rest of their life behind bars, or have they been further victimized by a despicably dishonest prosecutor's office, the...

Duration:00:57:55

Ep. 147 – A Birthday Tribute to Anne Rice feat. “Haunted History: Ghosts of Gettysburg”

10/2/2022
It's almost impossible to believe that our beloved Premiere Party Person, Anne Rice's 81st birthday is happening without her on this earth, but Christopher and Eric are sure she would have loved this tribute to one of her favorite subjects — tales of the paranormal — and one of her favorite films. To celebrate Anne's life and work, we asked you, our Party People, to share ghost stories of your own and the results were emotional, moving and a little spooky.

Duration:00:58:02

Ep. 146 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “Killer Bods: Pride & Payback”

9/25/2022
Eric searched the heavens for a True Crime TV Club that could mark the autumnal equinox and somehow we all ended up at a gym in Florida. Find out how we made the strange trip as your hosts serve up episode 2 of season 1 of KILLER BODS, entitled "Pride & Payback". What turned a gorgeous physical trainer to South Florida's elite into an agent of death and destruction? Was it oblivious corporate overlords, bad management or what was once an essential ingredient to his brawny success?

Duration:01:00:19

Ep. 145 – Roevember Is Coming

9/18/2022
Will the upcoming midterms be a referendum on the SCOTUS decision about abortion? Will a certain treasonous and psychotic former president's picks for office make the cut? Are you as sick of these questions as we are? Good. Because Christopher and Eric will largely ignore them as they focus their election season episode on a far less consequential and entirely hypothetical match up. Who would make the better president, Christopher or Eric? Your answers were surprising and resulted in much...

Duration:00:57:59

Ep. 144 – SAPPHIRE SPRING Release Party

9/11/2022
Join the Party People and your hosts Eric and Christopher for the release of another steamy and emotional gay romance novel from Christopher's alter ego. SAPPHIRE SPRING, the second book in the Sapphire Cove series, deals with a topic many of us have experienced firsthand, high school bullying. And so we asked you this — What would your bully need to say or to do today to make up for the way they treated you during those years? Your answers were diverse, emotional and moving, much like C....

Duration:00:56:24

Ep. 143 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime Movie Time Presents “The Barking Murders”

9/4/2022
Serial killer Stephen Port used the anonymity offered by the Internet to kill and to deceive the grieving in diabolical ways. But to what extent was he aided and abetted by the incompetence and homophobia of the local police? And to what extent does this prestigious limited series on Britbox stick with the known facts of the case? Christopher and Eric are surprised by the answers as they serve up a True Crime Movie Time featuring "The Barking Murders" aka “Four Lives”. Now if only they could...

Duration:00:50:22

Ep. 142 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “How The Police Missed The Grindr Killer”

8/28/2022
In the first serving of this all new True Crime Pairing, Christopher and Eric head across the pond and into the twisted mind of one of Britain's most notorious serial killers, Stephen Port. In "How The Police Missed The Grindr Killer" — the BBC doc is available on You Tube here in the United States — we learn how Port claimed the innocent lives of several young queer men before playing sadistic mind games with their grieving relatives. But would this nightmare have come true for so many if...

Duration:00:54:50

Ep. 141 – Hack To School

8/21/2022
With summer on the wane, it's time for a Back to School themed query on The Dinner Party Show's Facebook page. We asked, you answered. If you could travel back in time and relive your high school experience all over again, what would you do differently and why? Christopher and Eric have their own answers. Incompetent critic-at-large Jordan Ampersand joins us with his thoughts on the topic, or does he? Perhaps he’s just coloring outside the lines or maybe he just didn’t understand the...

Duration:00:59:12

Ep. 140 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “A Crime To Remember: Guess Who?”

8/14/2022
With its period costumes and not-always-terrible reenactors, the Discovery Channel series A CRIME TO REMEMBER is a TDPS favorite, but episode 6 of season 4, entitled "Guess Who?" left Christopher and Eric scratching their heads and checking the rafters. This story of marital murder in 1922 Los Angeles at first seems pretty cut and dried….until you look up. As the twists and turns unfold, Eric focuses his magnifying glass on the most important question of all — how stupid were the cops...

Duration:00:51:12

Ep. 139 – Why Do We Love True Crime?

8/7/2022
In which your hosts Christopher and Eric get self-reflective about something other than their diet plans. Why do we love true crime stories? What do we gain from studying them and discussing them? We asked you for your thoughts on The Dinner Party Show's Facebook page. Many of you went deep, some of you went dark, and that's why you're our Party People.

Duration:00:54:34

Ep. 138 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime Special Edition Delivers “The Clown & The Candyman”

7/31/2022
Christopher and Eric's True Crime Special Editions bring you a multi-episode true crime documentary series in one steaming episode of their opinion-packed podcast. This Special Edition is THE CLOWN AND THE CANDYMAN, currently streaming on Discovery Plus. Is it a probing expose of the secret child abuse rings that connected depraved serial killers Dean Corll and John Wayne Gacy or a fevered batch of Q Anon level nonsense spiced with doses of nouveau Satanic Panic? One thing's for sure....

Duration:01:10:34

Ep. 137 – What’s Science? Vol. 5 “UFO: Episode 1”

7/24/2022
Are we alone in the universe? Did countless residents of Phoenix, Arizona all lose their minds on the same spring evening in 1997? Do the makers of the JJ Abrams produced Showtime documentary series "UFO" care about the answers to these questions as much as Christopher and Eric do? Listen to this out-there episode to find out. It's capped off by a frightening close encounter of the absurd kind with incompetent critic-at-large Jordan Ampersand whose views on outer space are limited by the...

Duration:00:58:37