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In the end, 'Serial' leaves me frustrated, even annoyed
In the end, 'Serial' leaves me frustrated, even annoyed

I love the energy and even excitement that Sarah Koenig pumped into the podcast genre and radio storytelling with "Serial," a 12-part series on a Baltimore murder from 1999. But as I listened to the final segment today, I couldn't help but feel frustrated and even annoyed by the ending. For those who haven't been following, the weekly, non-fiction account of a Baltimore murder involving students at Woodlawn High School is the media hit of the fall. At the center of "Serial" are Hae Min Lee, who went missing in 1999 and whose body was found a few weeks later in Leakin Park, and her former boyfriend Adnan Syed, who was convicted of murder, sentenced to life...