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Inauguration Special: Are Presidents Really People, Too?

Saturday, Jan 21 2017On inauguration weekend, we talk to two gals podcasting their way across America to D.C. Then we hit the history books with the hosts of Presidents Are People, Too! and Presidential. Plus, we learn what Ezra Klein thinks POTUS 45 should be listening to (Hint: Ezra Klein.)

Susan Orlean Loves To Cry

Saturday, Jan 14 2017Author Susan Orlean tells us about podcasts that make her cry. Then we have a conversation about Our National Conversation About Conversations About Race (meta!). And we chat with a guy who is literally Making Gay History. Plus, did you know podcasts can save your life?

Warehouse Workers, UNITE! (Encore)

Saturday, Jan 07 2017Warehouses are great places to listen to podcasts. So a former warehouse worker tells us. Also, comedian Phoebe Robinson on the public radio personalities she would date. And the host of the Memory Palace recommends his favorite podcast genre: “two dudes talking about stuff.” Keep reading!

The Future Is Podcasting

Saturday, Dec 31 20162016 brought so many great guests on The Big Listen, and this episode, we revisit our favorite segments of the year. Plus, we take a deep dive into the highest court in the land with More Perfect. And our brand new foreign correspondents give us their podcast recommendations for 2017.