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    The Choice Is Doing What The Weekly Couldn’tThe New York Times podcast about its primary endorsement offers more insight than its TV equivalent.
  2. spotify
    Spotify Reportedly in Talks to Buy Bill Simmons’s the RingerThe Swedish music-streaming giant may purchase the podcast-heavy digital media company.
  3. podcasts
    Slow Burn Is Getting Back Into Politics With a David Duke SeasonThe podcast’s new season will focus on the former Klan leader who ran for Senate.
  4. podcasts
    Is the Wellness Industry a Scam? The Dream Thinks It Knows the Answer.The podcast’s second season investigates a booming subculture.
  5. podcasts
    How Esther Perel Makes Her Intensely Intimate Podcasts“Asking people to talk about their sex lives is significantly easier than getting them to talk about their problematic co-worker.”
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    Richard’s Famous Food Podcast Is a Weird and Funny DelightThe sort-of food podcast is a refreshing ball of intense energy and eccentric ideas.
  7. podcasts
    Podcasts Can Win Pulitzers NowIt’s also good news for public radio.
  8. best of 2019
    The Best Podcasts of 2019In a noisy year for the medium, some of the best projects turned out to be personal, individualistic, and quiet.
  9. podcasts
    Cops Have Podcasts Now. Is That Good?Police departments are taking note of the latest true-crime boom.
  10. podcasts
    Moonface Is the Kind of Fiction Podcast That Stays With YouStarring Joel Kim Booster, the vivid new series is a remarkable addition to the genre.
  11. podcasts
    Karina Longworth Looks Back at Song of the South and the History of DisneyThe You Must Remember This host takes us behind the scenes of the podcast’s new season.
  12. podcasts
    Radiotopia’s Excellent Passenger List Is About More Than a Missing PlaneThe fiction podcast looks at what happens when grief meets conspiracy theory.
  13. there will be podcasts
    10 Essential Conversation Podcasts That Shaped the GenreIt’s hard to beat the electricity of a good conversation.
  14. there will be podcasts
    The 10 Essential Fiction Podcasts That Shaped the GenreHow the fiction podcast became a vibrant platform for experimentation.
  15. there will be podcasts
    Picking the Best Podcast App (and a Guide to the Rest)It isn’t Apple or Spotify, both of which come up short — for now.
  16. there will be podcasts
    The 10 Nonfiction Podcasts That Changed EverythingThe industry’s been shaped by stories you couldn’t make up.
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    We’re Entering the Era of Big Podcasting2019 has ushered in a new, more moneyed phase for the medium.
  18. fall preview 2019
    8 New Podcasts to Listen to This FallA Dr. Death follow-up, a series on Dolly Parton, and more true-crime stories.
  19. fall preview
    Plane-Crash Podcast Passenger List Podcast Is Ready for TakeoffThe serialized fiction podcast series revolves around a flight that goes missing over the Atlantic and the stories of the people onboard.
  20. podcasts
    A Plagiarism Scandal Shakes Up the True-Crime Podcast WorldCrime Junkie’s recent troubles bring new scrutiny to an often unchecked genre.
  21. a sound purchase
    Podcast Outfits Pineapple Street Media, Cadence13 Have Been AcquiredThe industry’s consolidation bonanza continues as Entercom makes a pair of purchases to beef up its Radio.com brand.
  22. podcasts
    The Bundyville Podcast Shines a Light on the Extremist ‘Patriot Movement’“It was really important for us to explore: What does extremism actually look like in America?”
  23. podcasts
    What’s Behind Apple’s Podcast Strategy?How the company’s reported interest in original podcast content could affect the medium.
  24. podcasts
    One Heat Minute Turned the Movie Heat Into a Religious ExperienceThe podcast dissected every single minute of Michael Mann’s classic film.
  25. podcasts
    Jessica Hopper on Lost Notes and Music Journalism’s Changing Landscape“I’m interested in knowing: What did I miss? Who has been written out of history?”
  26. podcasts
    True Crime Podcast The Clearing Tackles a Father’s Murderous PastThe latest from Pineapple Street.
  27. podcasts
    What’s Behind Netflix’s Podcast Ambitions?The streaming giant is quietly moving into audio. Should we pay attention?
  28. podcasts
    The Obamas Are Going to Make Podcasts for SpotifyThey will “develop, produce, and lend their voices to select podcasts.”
  29. summer preview
    Summer Podcast Preview: 6 Shows We Can’t Wait to HearNew seasons from Malcolm Gladwell, Leon Neyfakh, and more.
  30. podcast review
    Running From Cops Is Already One of the Year’s Best PodcastsDan Taberski’s latest series, a study of the show Cops, does not disappoint.
  31. podcasts
    Why Slow Burn Decided to Investigate the Tupac-Biggie StoryA chat with Slate’s Gabriel Roth on the upcoming third season of the podcast.
  32. podcast drama
    How Luminary’s Messy Debut Ended Up Roiling the Podcast IndustryThe buzzy new startup launched this week, and immediately upset the industry at large. What happened?
  33. podcasts
    Reply All’s Brilliant Roman Mars Episode Messes With the Podcast IndustrySilly stunt or cunning commentary? It could be both.
  34. vulture lists
    The 10 Best Game of Thrones PodcastsGet through the show’s final season with a bunch of smart friends in your earbuds.
  35. podcasts
    April Podcast Preview: Cops, True Crime, and Michael LewisPlus a guide to surviving natural disasters.
  36. podcasts
    Dan Taberski’s Next Podcast Examines the Long-Running TV Show CopsGet ready for Headlong: Running From Cops.
  37. vulture picks
    100 Podcasts Worth Listening toWhether you’re a new listener or are looking for your next obsession, here are ones to entertain you, edify you, or help you understand the medium.
  38. podcasts
    Gimlet Media’s Union Marks a Huge Moment for the Podcast IndustryA month after Spotify acquired the start-up, Gimlet employees are unionizing. Will other podcast companies follow suit?
  39. podcast review
    The WALKING Podcast Is a Weird, Lovely Ode to NatureLove the outdoors and weird podcasts? Try listening to Jon Mooallem’s ambient-noise podcast.
  40. podcasts
    What Spotify’s $230 Million Gimlet Deal Means for the Podcast IndustryThe streaming music giant just took a big swing on podcasts. Is the industry’s Wild West era officially over?
  41. podcast review
    10 Things That Scare Me Is a Smartly Designed, Bite-size Window Into the SoulThe WNYC podcast project, in which guests share a list of fears great and small, imparts the feeling of being a little less alone in the world.
  42. podcasts
    Song Exploder Enters Its Next PhaseHosts Hrishikesh Hirway and Thao Nguyen on the podcast’s evolution, music fandom, and Dolly Parton.
  43. podcast review
    The Last Days of August Is a Fascinating Examination of a Porn Star’s TragedyJournalist Jon Ronson and reporter-producer Lina Misitzis’s unraveling of adult performer August Ames’s suicide is a potent document of loneliness.
  44. podcasts
    Conan O’Brien Is the Perfect Podcast HostThe late-night host is a really good fit for the medium, as it turns out.
  45. podcasts
    No Man’s Land Explores the Forgotten Stories of Women’s HistoryHost Alexis Coe wants to help listeners understand “how historians actually work.”
  46. best of 2018
    The 10 Best True-Crime Podcasts of 2018Believed, Thunder Bay, Bear Brook, and more.
  47. best of 2018
    The 10 Best Podcast Episodes of 2018Decoder Ring, The Nod, This American Life, and more.
  48. best of 2018
    The 10 Best Podcasts of 2018Political scandals, true crime, and Y2K.
  49. podcasts
    Serial Season 3 Is the Podcast’s Biggest EverIt’s got more than 50 million downloads in just two months.
  50. podcasts
    My Favorite Murder Team to Strike Again With Four New PodcastsMurderinos unite.
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