Lets Taco ‘Bout True Crime


Esther, host of Once Upon a Crime, brings a fresh and spicy take on true crime podcasts. On each episode, Esther and a guest host will dish on what’s new, hot and trending in true crime!

Let’s Taco ‘Bout The Teen mom - Amber Portwood Arrest

My co-host this time is comedian Tracey Carnazzo, host of Teen Mom Trash Talk Podcast. We talk about the legal troubles and latest arrest of reality TV personality Amber Portwood of the MTV show "Teen Mom OG".

Let’s Taco ‘Bout “I love you, Now Die

In this episode my guest host is Lorena Garcia who joins me to discuss the 2-part documentary, "I Love You, Now Die" about the Michelle Carter case.

Let’s Taco ‘Bout the Crime Junkie Plagiarism Scandal

On this bonus episode I talk about breaking news in the true crime podcast community - the Crime Junkie plagiarism allegations. My guests Steven Pacheco from Trace Evidence and Robin Warder from The Trail Went Cold have both been connected to this story. My own podcast, Once Upon a Crime, has also been directly affected.

Let’s Taco ‘bout “Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood”

This week I welcome documentary filmmaker and Quentin Tarantino fan, Celene Beth Calderon to the show to talk about the new Tarantino film, "Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood", a reimagining of the Summer of '69 in Los Angeles and the Manson Murders.

Let’s Taco ‘Bout “The Act”

We're back! In this episode my guest host is Jane, host of the upcoming comedy podcast 98% Stupid. Jane and I discuss the 8-part movie "The Act", a dramatized telling of the Dee Dee and Gypsy Rose Blancharde case.

Let’s Taco ‘Bout “Neverland”

This week I discuss the 2-part HBO documentary series "Leaving Neverland" produced by filmmaker Dan Reed.  It tells the story of two men, James Safechuck and Wade Robson who allege they were sexually abused as children by entertainer Michael Jackson.  

Let’s Taco ‘Bout “The Dirt”

This time my guest host is Brianna, the host of podcasts "Murder Dictionary" and "Crime Screen".  Brianna joins me to talk about the new Netflix film "The Dirt" the story of notorious rock band Motley Crue. 

Lets Taco ‘Bout “Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes”

In our inaugural episode my guest host, Yolanda and I taco 'bout the 4-part Netflix documentary series "Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes".  I also share a crazy news story about an unlikely pairing of two well-known true crime characters and take a taco quiz! 

Lets Taco ‘Bout “Lorena” - The Lorena Bobbitt Docuseries

This week we taco 'bout the 4-part docuseries "Lorena" available now on Amazon Prime. 

In 1993, 24-year-old Lorena Bobbitt was arrested for cutting off the penis of her 26-year-old husband John Wayne Bobbitt. The case and trial would become a media circus. Lorena would claim that John physically and sexually abused her throughout their marriage and she finally snapped after he'd raped her, once again, that night. He would claim that they were splitting up, that Lorena was angry and had mutilated him out of jealousy and revenge. 

Lets Taco ‘Bout “Abducted in Plain Sight”

This time my guest host is Leroy from Dark Topic Podcast.  We discuss the much buzzed about documentary "Abducted in Plain Sight".