Panic: Queer True Crime

Panic: Queer True Crime


Latest Episodes

Pride: Five Gays to Make You Proud
June 27, 2022

Our history is bound up in the stories of women and men who have created and inspired, as Alice Walker wrote, in love, and in trouble. In honor of Pride, here are five gays to make you proud. Included

Graveyard Love: The Murder of Jamie Carroll
June 19, 2022

Jeffrey Mundt and Joseph (Joey) Banis met, did lots of meth, and one night they invited an acquaintance over for some drug-fueled sex. The results of that night wouldn't be discovered for months to co

Panic: Queer True Crime
June 14, 2022

A new episode starts on June 19. I created this true-crime channel to focus on the life and murders of LGBTQ+ people.  I called the channel Panic because for much more of the recorded history of LGBTQ

Fannie Lou Hamer Says VOTE
February 28, 2021

In this episode the political life and times of Mrs. Fannie Lou Hamer. Community organizer and civil rights activist Mrs. Hamer endured threats of violence and brutal physical harm to ensure poor black voters had the right to vote.  If don't who...

Apologies
October 05, 2020

We'll look at some terrible apologies and a few public and private apologies and how to be better at it. 

Negritude
August 29, 2020

Racism and the power of the other

Sex and the Zipper
June 02, 2020

One of the things I forgot to mention in this episode is my favorite idiom use of the zipper is Zip it. As in, "Hey, you with the face, zip it." A slang version of Shut-up. I've only used it in jest but it's pretty satisfying.  

The Doodler, Cops, Queers and Serial Killers
April 07, 2020

In 2019 the San Francisco police announced they had DNA evidence, a digitally aged photo and a $100,000 reward leading to the arrest and conviction of the 1970s serial killer The Doodler. Be sure to visit the Deeper Dive section for maps, photos and...

Life at the Movies
February 29, 2020