This week, the gals examine some family trees with rotten roots. Topics include mothering red flags, a supes-suspish dining room curtain, and a pair of traveling brothers who left a trail of violence. Pop open a fresh bottle of Winc’s Capuchon Carignane, order a genealogy test ASAP, and tune in for Murderous Family Trees.
Dear Wine Coven, As you know, we gals call Minnesota our home. While there is much to be proud of about our state, it also has deeply rooted problems that must be addressed. Minnesota has made many progressive steps in its history, but hides the fact that we rank in the top five most segregated states in the country. The Minneapolis Police Department has a long history of violence against our BIPOC (black, indigenous, people of color) neighbors. We’ve broached this subject on our show before covering the killing of Philando Castile, and given the unrest our country is experiencing now after the murder of George Floyd, we feel that it’s time to give this movement our full attention and reach of our platform. We are three white women who have been functioning and benefiting within a system of oppression, and we know from surveys that many of our listeners have the same privilege. It would be easy for many of us to turn a blind eye to racial injustice. We are asking you now to redirect your privilege into seeking out the work that BIPOC leaders are already doing in your communities, and to bring the knowledge
This week, the gals put on their lab coats and inspect a certain substance with criminal potency. Topics include its beautiful blue beginnings, a seemingly perfect neighbor with homicidal tactics, and a woman who loved being widowed. Track down a bottle of St. James Winery’s Nouveau Red Blend, leave your clothes in the yard, and tune in for Cyanide Crimes.
This week, the gals bug out over some creepy-crawly crimes and criminals. Topics include the dining preferences of blow flies, exonerating eggs, and a parking lot of horrors. Pour a nice big glass of Winc’s Field Theory Cabernet Pfeffer, double check your salad, and tune in for Forensic Entomology.
This month, Gossip at the Corpse Cart delivers a double dose of obits, some lucky seagulls, a failed wiener stickup, recipes from death row, and a handful of extra-cringeworthy confessions.