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Some brand new releases plus a conversation with Malcolm Gladwell. Featuring: Dolly Parton's America, Revisionist History, Scattered, Larger Than Life, Hunting Warhead. Dolly Parton's America – "Porter Wagoner led the most successful country music television show of its time, and in 1967 he...
Roman Mars, John Green, Nate DiMeo, Vanessa Zoltan and Miel Bredouw share their fave podcasts to create a giant, podcast recommendation chain -- an idea shared to us from one of our listeners! Featuring: 1. 99% Invisible Recommended Episode: Sound and Health: Cities Is our blaring modern...
These terrifying podcasts will get you in the Halloween spirit. Featuring: Snap Judgment - Campfire Tales V – "When Mark Spencer and his family moved to Monticello, AR, they thought they had found the perfect place. It was an old Victorian mansion, complete with turrets and spires. They decided...
We're joined this week by Sean Rameswaram – the host of Vox's 'Today Explained' (and former co-host of 'Podcast Playlist' ; ). He shares his favourite podcasts and tells us how he's keeping the daily news podcast game creative. Featuring: Today Explained – 'Old Town Road' may be one of the most...
We're joined by sex and relationship columnist and the host of Savage Lovecast: Dan Savage. Featuring: Savage Lovecast – A Jewish woman is bringing her boyfriend to the Hanukkah party. Great, right? But, he has made a verrry interesting choice with his facial hair. He says, it's because he "likes...
For the past month, Canadian party leaders have been on the campaign trail ahead of the October 21 federal election. A lot has happened in that time, both inside Canada and around the world: Impeachment drama in the U.S., Brexit chaos in the U.K., police crackdowns on demonstrators in Hong Kong,...
This week – the root of all happiness, intergalactic musicians, Obama's weed smoking crew and more. 1619 – 1619 is a new podcast from The New York Times that re-examines the history and the present day consequences of slavery. The result is also highly personal. As host Nikole Hannah-Jones also...
Feist joins us to share her faves. Featuring: Pleasure Studies – In this episode titled Young Up, "we're let in on the secret to turning back the clock, thanks to three ageless women who've followed their hearts to extraordinary second acts: Kittie Weston-Knauer, a retired school principal and...
Chris shares his tips to be a good public speaker, what he's learned from years of curating TED talks and shares a few of his favourite podcasts.
The hosts of the podcast The Secret Life of Canada, Leah-Simone Bowen and Falen Johnson, join us to share their favourite podcasts. 1- The Secret Life of Canada – Leah and Falen tell the story of how the Canadian government used brutal methods to force the relocation of Inuit people well into the...