1. good one podcast
    The Unusual Story Behind a Forefather of Stand-up ComedyLet Wayne Federman teach you about Artemus Ward on this week’s Good One.
  2. 1.5x speed
    70 Over 70, Human Resources, and 2 More Podcasts Worth TryingIncluding a three-minute show about frogs.
  3. hot pod
    Can Podcasting Account for Its Workers?Twila Dang’s Matriarch Digital Media hopes so.
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    The Turning, Our Love Song, and 4 More Podcasts Worth TryingIncluding a podcast episode all about lumber prices.
  5. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Crypto Scam TimeWhat happens when the person in charge of all your bitcoin dies?
  6. vulture lists
    The Art of the Scam: A Streaming and Reading Guide to CultsFrom NXIVM to the Manson Family, these books, podcasts, TV shows, and movies explore who starts, joins, and leaves a cult.
  7. radio vulture
    Mistrusting Joe BuddenIn hip-hop media, irreverence and toxicity go hand in hand.
  8. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Sara Schaefer’s Haha HoleRounding up our favorite comedy podcast episodes of the week.
  9. i’m coming out
    Demi Lovato Comes Out As Nonbinary, Uses They/Them PronounsIn the premiere episode of their 4D podcast.
  10. hot pod
    Karina Longworth on Celebrity Gossip and You Must Remember ThisThe podcast host discusses Louella Parsons, Hedda Hopper, and Hollywood’s early media scene.
  11. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: The Mummified Cult LeaderPlus: tales from camp hell.
  12. good one podcast
    Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome Can Make Music About Anal Sex and TomatoesThe comedy-music duo join this week’s Good One to discuss their work and what’s next.
  13. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: JB Smoove ElaboratesRounding up our favorite comedy podcast episodes of the week.
  14. podcast review
    The Improvement Association Tries to Dismantle ‘The Big Lie’The New York Times podcast zooms in on one county’s response to election-fraud mania.
  15. 1.5x speed
    Gossip Girls, Money Men, and 2 More Podcasts Worth TryingIncluding a new daily news show from the Los Angeles Times.
  16. hot pod
    How NPR’s Invisibilia Reinvented ItselfPlus, Clubhouse finally comes to Android.
  17. 1.5x speed
    Foundering Tells the Story Behind TikTok (and 3 More Podcasts Worth Trying)Including a new fiction podcast from the Saw cinematic universe.
  18. best of 2021
    The Best Podcasts of 2021 (So Far)After a year of catastrophe, the podcast universe seems to finally be getting back to normal.
  19. good one podcast
    Vir Das Knows He’ll Be Arrested for a Joke EventuallyThe Indian comedian joins this week’s Good One to offer a fresh perspective on “freedom of speech.”
  20. how everything works
    16 Podcasters on the Hardest Episodes They Have Ever ProducedEverything that can go wrong on shows like The Daily, Reply All, and Louder Than a Riot before it goes right.
  21. hot pod
    Are Podcasts Ready For Live Events Again?Things are inching back towards normalcy.
  22. switched on pop
    You Know a Julia Michaels Song When You Hear One — Call It Her Superpower“I’m always trying to push boundaries and see what we can get away with that’s fun and interesting.”
  23. switched on pop
    Only Lil Nas X Predicted How Much ‘Montero’ Would Outrage the Machine“Nas would always be like, ‘This is going to be a moment. Like you guys literally do not understand.’ And we didn’t.”
  24. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: The Lazarus HeistAnd the story of a vigilante beating phone scammers at their own game.
  25. coronavirus
    Joe Rogan Wants to Clarify His Vaccine Comments: ‘I’m Not an Anti-Vaxx Person’“I’m not a doctor. I’m a fucking moron.”
  26. good one podcast
    Howie Mandel Listened to the Audience, Not His Fellow ComicsThe comedian talks his career and The Tonight Show on this week’s Good One.
  27. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: The Deep Dive BeginsRounding up our favorite comedy-podcast episodes of the week.
  28. 1.5x speed
    Slow Burn Goes to Iraq (and 3 More Podcasts Worth Trying)Including a revamped Invisibilia.
  29. wait what?
    That Time the Knicks Rebooted The Sopranos to Try and Lure LeBron JamesGandolfini tried to recruit James to New York via his famous Jersey mobster.
  30. bachelor nation
    Rachel Lindsay Departs Bachelor Happy Hour Podcast, Citing Personal Struggles“That’s no secret, and it’s been really, really hard for me lately.”
  31. hot pod
    Apple and Spotify Are Ready to Take Your Podcast MoneyBoth companies are launching tools for podcasters to sell subscriptions.
  32. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Podcast But Outside’s 100th EpisodeRounding up our favorite comedy podcast episodes of the week.
  33. 1.5x speed
    Politics, Basketball, and Weed: 5 Podcasts to Listen to Right NowIncluding a new Orphan Black series.
  34. good one podcast
    James Acaster Never Wants to Make an Audience Member Cry AgainThe comedian discusses his latest stand-up special on this week’s Good One.
  35. switched on pop
    Can Listening to Music Ever Really Be Sustainable?“I think it may be one small place where we could really fundamentally ask: What do we want to sustain in the first place?”
  36. hot pod
    Facebook Bursts Into the Live Audio SceneCall it the Clubhouse effect.
  37. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Spies From RussiaPlus, a killer movie come to life.
  38. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Getting NostalgiqueRounding up our favorite comedy-podcast episodes of the week.
  39. 1.5x speed
    The Improvement Association and 4 More Podcasts Worth TryingA new series from Serial Productions, you say?
  40. hot pod
    Welcome (Back) to Depresh ModeHow one podcaster revived his show after losing his job (and his old podcast feed).
  41. switched on pop
    5 Rules of Great Songwriting Collabs, According to Teddy Geiger and Dan Wilson“I don’t want to just make another one of ‘those.’”
  42. profile
    Esther Perel Goes Off ScriptShe became today’s most famous couples therapist by ignoring all the rules of the trade.
  43. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Hunting the ButcherA tale of Israeli spies, World War II survivors, and one particularly confounding war criminal.
  44. a long talk
    Time to Say Goodbye Is the Only Asian American Podcast Saying the Hard StuffThe show takes on Asian American and international politics with a leftist POV and a healthy dose of skepticism.
  45. switched on pop
    The Secret to Silk Sonic’s SauceSinger-songwriter Tayla Parx breaks down Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak’s retro hit “Leave the Door Open.”
  46. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Jason Mantzoukas Is RisenRounding up our favorite comedy podcast episodes of the week.
  47. good one podcast
    Are Bachelorette Parties at Comedy Shows Actually … Good?Jamie Lee discusses her new show The Wedding Coach on this week’s Good One.
  48. hot pod
    Is Apple Finally Getting Into Original Podcasts?The company announced a new project from podcaster Dan Taberski.
  49. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: From Maine to the O.C.Including a curious connection to the Boston Strangler.
  50. good one podcast
    Do We Really Need Documentaries About ‘Women in Comedy’?On this week’s Good One, Vulture critic Kathryn VanArendonk discusses one of comedy’s most exhausting topics.
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