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Part two of our two part series about recreational substances. Weed is going to be legal in Canada very soon. So, let's take a closer look at the controversial plant with fascinating stories from Stoner, Endless Thread and Unladylike. Planet Money: The Indicator, Stoner, Unladylike, Stance, Sickboy...
Part one of our two part series on recreational substances. This week: moonshine, booze, sauce, hooch...whatever you like to call it, we're talking about alcohol. We've got a flight of podcasts about everything from why the news media constantly reports on the supposed benefits...or dangers of red...
We've got a sneak peek from The Heart creator Kaitlin Prest's new podcast. Plus, never before heard audio from Uncover: Escaping NXIVM. It's a 7-part investigative series about the alleged cult NXIVM. Plus, Nick Quah stops by to talk about exciting fall releases. We're also sharing Endless Thread's...
Summer may be winding down (sigh). But, cheer up! There has been a tidal wave of compelling podcast releases this summer, and we've put together 6 of the very best. Featuring: Crazy/Genius, Switched on Pop, How to Be a Girl, Realness, The Big Story, Cooking by Ear.
This episode was curated by you. We asked you to tell us about your favourite podcasts, and we've put your suggestions together in this episode. Featuring ESPN 30 for 30, Ear Hustle, Taggart And Torrens Podcast, The Guilty Feminist, Crazy; In Bed, and Ologies. Follow our Facebook page, CBC...
This week: Nothin' But the Hits. From Reply All: A cryptic three-word tweet from an NBA player is the capstone to a story that began in 1983. But what does it mean? From Code Switch: comedians Aparna Nancherla and Maz Jobrani discuss having "difficult" to pronounce names. From Nancy: Everybody...
Nick Quah is the creator of Hot Pod Media and covers podcasting for Vulture and New York Magazine's entertainment vertical. He stopped by Podcast Playlist in the spring to share a few of his picks for the best podcasts of 2018 (so far). Including Wooden Overcoats, Caliphate and I Only Listen to the...
This week we're sharing the best new releases, so you can add some unfamiliar stuff to your rotation. We've got the latest the latest podcasts from CBC, Slate, Panoply and The Washington Post. Featuring: Decoder Ring, Revisionist History, Love and Radio, Edge of Fame, Mic Drop, Lend Me Your Ears.
Learn how language can sometimes be frustrating, awkward and downright confusing. The Anthropocene Reviewed, Hidden Brain, The Allusionist, Kanata Pod, The Longest Shortest Time. Plus, an interview with Radio Atlas creator Eleanor McDowall.
Summer is finally, FINALLY upon us. So, we're sharing stories that celebrate this magical time of year. Baseball games, swimming pools and yes, neon green 80s wine coolers. These things all come to mind when you think of summertime. Here are those stories and more. Featuring: KCRW's Lost Notes, NPR...