Decades later, true crime stories keep gripping viewers

This is a story that I sent to papers, but failed to post here. Sorry about that; here it is.


By Mike Hughes

Joe Berlinger has
spent decades in a distant corner of the TV landscape.

Seeking your approval: Clever folks, just talking

I first noticed Neal Brennan recently, when he did a terrific stand-up comedy bit, complete with three microphones. I should have noticed him much sooner; this guy co-created "Chappelle's Show," a classic. Now he has a low-key and entertaining weekly show that debuts Monday (Aug. 11); here's the story I sent to papers: