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favorite podcasts - fall 2014

I’ve recently gotten really into podcasts for two reasons: 1) I have to lay on the floor beside Ruby’s bed until she falls asleep (I don’t want to talk about it) and 2) I enjoy them while I’m doing monotonous things, like exercising (I don’t want to talk about it). 463 more words


Serial by This American Life

As I have stated many times before I am a big fan of Laineygossip.¬† A few weeks back Lainey mentioned that she was obsessed with… 225 more words

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Racism and School Discipline

The most recent episode of the popular This American Life discussed racism in school discipline as well as rethinking school discipline generally. This story is one of the most interesting podcast I have heard in quite some time. 49 more words

Charles - October 16, 2014, Thursday

Today, after listening to so many amazing stories on the PRX app, I decided I needed to start producing some of my own content. Since contributing to a radio show like This American Life is a goal of mine, I realized I would never reach it if I didn’t become proactive. 39 more words

Sporadic Thoughts

This American Life: Fear, Panic, Prepping, & Shopping

Several years ago National Geographic Channel started a reality series called Doomsday Preppers. I freely admit I love to curl up and laugh at the people on the show. 615 more words

This American Life

Day 62

The articles I thought were worthy of talking points this weekend:

1. I listened to “Is This Working”, an episode on This American Life… 301 more words

Reflecting on Serial Podcast

So I saw Serial Podcast mentioned in a few places then I saw Jensen Karp tweet about it, he hosts Get Up on This, a podcast which gets you up on cool stuff, and usually his suggestions are right, so I thought let me give it a go. 417 more words