Listening Log: April 2017

Here’s what I’ve been listening to, with links to episodes wherever possible and with most recent first:

April 30, 2017

Our Americana, S3E06: Austin, Indiana: Part 2 (The Next Right Thing)

April 28, 2017

Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 20: Phoebe and Melissa Harris-Perry Catch Some White Tears
The Karen and Ellen Letters, Episode Ten Aftershow
Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 22: Phoebe and Chris Hayes are Capable of Terrible Things
The Story Collider: Syzygy: Bryony Tilsley & David Baron
I Hate My Boss, Episode 4: Lies? Or Alternative Facts?
I Hate My Boss, Episode 5: Work, Life, and Hiding in the Bathroom
I Hate My Boss: After Hours
A Moment of Science: Neanderthals on the Seas?
Campus: “God Wasn’t There”
Whatever Happened to Pizza at McDonalds, Episode 38
TEDTalks (audio): On Tennis, Love, and Motherhood: Serena Williams and Gayle King
Seriously … : Trump at Studio 54
Nocturne, Episode 29: 3am
Pop Culture Happy Hour: Summer Movie Preview 2017
Call Your Girlfriend, Episode 90: So Many Moans
Switched on Pop, Episode 56: Chained to the Green Light: Katy Perry + Lorde
HBR IdeaCast, Episode 574: Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant on Resilience

April 27, 2017

Backseat Rider, Episode 29: Regret
Making Gay History: Joyce Hunter
Here Be Monsters, HBM077: Snow on Date Trees, Then on Pines
Off Camera, Episode 100: Ron Howar
First Day Back, S2E3: The Transition House
The Doc Project from CBC Radio: Story of San Francisco’s Piano Van Busker
The Lonely Hour, Episode 20: The Representative
Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids, Episode 409: “I’m Pretty Sure I Missed His Lips”
Scene on Radio: That’s Not Us, So We’re Clean (Seeing White, Part 6)
The Mash-Up Americans: Are We All Immigrants? Nope

April 26, 2017

This is About, Episode 12: Cassette Famous
Fresh Air: Inside Bellevue Hospital’s Psychiatric Prison Ward
Code Switch: John Leguizamo, Still in Search of John Leguizamo
Otherhood: Science’s ‘Come to Jesus’ Moment
Death, Sex & Money: Newlywed and Paralyzed
Second Chances, S1E3: Utkarsh Ambudkar
New Yorker Radio Hour, Episode 79: Senator Elizabeth Warren, and How to Pick a Great Cartoon
Whatever Happened to Pizza at McDonalds?, Episode 37
StartUp, S5E2: Friendster, Part 1
90s TV Hour, Episode 9: The Innernet!
Q’ed Up: So Beautiful, Yet So Very White: Welcome to Marin
Hidden Brain, Episode 69: Money Talks
BBC Outlook: Is There a Doctor on the Train?
Terrible, Thanks for Asking: Mini-Season, Episode 6: 19 Hours Ago

April 25, 2017

Crimetown, Episode 16: Operation Plunder Dome
Around the Table Podcast: That’s a Wrap
Bronzeville: Bonus – Live from Spotify NYC
The Karen & Ellen Letters, Episode Ten: A Sober Dog, or The Curious Case of Justine Sacco

Offshore, S2E4: Who’s to Say?

Nancy, Episode 4: The Elephant in the Room
The Conversation: Women in the Courtroom
The Guilty Feminist, Episode 44: What Not to Wear with Sadia Azmat

April 24, 2017

How to Be Amazing, Episode 56: Judd Apatow
Love and Movies, Episode 1: Video Stores and Sliding Doors
Party Politics, Texas Edition Ep. 4: Abbott Reopens Door to Bathroom (Bill)
Planet Money, Episode 766: Georgetown, Louisiana, Part One
Every Little Thing: The Hide Rug of the Plant World
I Hate My Boss, S1E5: Work, Life, and Hiding in the Bathroom

April 21, 2017

Criminal, Episode 65: The Kingfish
Why Oh Why, Episode 29: Hotter on Bumble, Part 2
UnFictional: Joe Frank: Dreamers
See Something Say Something, Episode 21: Lost in the Sauce
A History of Jazz: 1917: Original Dixieland Jazz Band
A History of Jazz: 1917: Everybody Else
Reveal: If You Can’t Afford a Lawyer
Here’s the Thing: Megan Mulally and Nick Offerman

April 20, 2017

Politically ReActive w/ W. Kamau Bell and Hari Kondabolu: Michael Skolnik on Being a Woke White Guy
The Leap, S2E3: Mirror, Mirror
The Lonely Hour, Episode 19: The Invisible Chef
Making Gay History: Smith and Donaldson
The Lonely Palette, Episode 17: Marcel Duchamp’s Fountain (1917)
Outside Podcast: XX Factor: A Woman’s Place is On Top
HumaNature, Episode 20: Dogs are People, Too
The Inquiry: How Powerful is Facebook’s Algorithm?
Longform, Episode 239: Brian Reed
Science Vs: Introducing … Every Little Thing
Direct Current: SHORT CIRCUIT: How to Soak Up an Oil Spill
Party Politics: Texas Edition Ep. 3: Texas Voter Redistricting
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 114: S-Town Podcast, Suicide, and Storytelling
Story Pirates, Episode 50: Monster Broke
Story Pirates, Episode 30: Polar Bears

April 19, 2017

Nancy, Episode 3: I Had No Idea
Educate: Is Free College Free?
Seriously … : A Woman Half in Shadow
A Moment of Science: When Continents Collide: The History of Our Planet
TEDTalks Audio: A Video Game to Cope with Grief
Neighbors: Every Breath is Precious
Alter Ego Podcast, Episode 50: Naming Ceremony
Another Round, Episode 88: I Got Indian In Me
Code Switch: Mailbag! Listener Questions and Comments That Got Us Thinking
Note to Self: Revealing Selfies, Not Like That
Our Americana, S3E05: Austin, Indiana (An Interlude)
Q’ed Up: Sorry, The Therapist Can’t See You – Not Now, Not Anytime Soon
The Memory Palace, Episode 108: Met Residency #5
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 114: S-Town Podcast, Suicide, & Storytelling

April 18, 2017

Why Oh Why, Episode 28: Hotter on Bumble, Part 1
Probably True Podcast: Dark
The Karen & Ellen Letters, Episode Nine: In My Legal Opinion
The Sporkful: Kumail Nanjiani Already Had the Best Taco of His Life
First Day Back, S2E2: The Prelim
Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Mini-Season Ep. 5: To Michael
BBC Documentary: Mirrored
BBC Documentary: Celebrating Life at 117
The Conversation: Asian American Authors
Campus: Darkness Falls on Virginia Tech
Between Us Girls, Episode 29: Facebook Order Bride!
Vinyl Soul, Episode 39: Anthony Albanese & Nvsty Militia
FOUND, S2E3: To My Darling Etta Mae
Otherhood: The Latina Who Led ICE
Scene on Radio: Little War on the Prairie (Seeing White, Part 5)

April 17, 2017

Baltimore: The Rise of Charm City, Episode 15: Queer’s Looking at You, Cis
Direct Current, S2E1: The Hype Trailer
Poem of the Day: In the Basement of the Goodwill
The Investigation Continues, Episode 5: The Mountain
Crimetown: Bonus Episode: The Gangster’s Daughter
The Allusionist, Episode 54: The Authority
LGBTQ&A: Asia Kate Dillon: TV’s First (And Only) Openly Gender Non-Binary Actor
UnFictional: Green Goblins
StartUp, S5E1: You Have to Invent Something
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 113: Welcome to the Real World (Part 2)
The Conspirators, Episode 41: The Stain
Rumble Strip: Robert Ford Last Ambassador
Counter Stories: The Pepsi Ad and the All-Male Card Club
Young House Love Has a Podcast, Episode 44: Are Open Floor Plans Over?
This American Life, Episode 614: The Other Mr. President

April 14, 2017

Reveal: Al Letson Reveals: The Color of Feminism
Alter Ego Podcast, Episode 49: Quickie #1
Radio Diaries, Episode 17: The Gospel Ranger
Twisted Philly, Episode 30: Things That Make You Go Boo

April 13, 2017

This is About, Episode 011: Nazi Heist
Making Gay History: Gittings and Lahusen
The Good Life Project: Selfishly Selfless
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 112: Welcome to the Real World (Part 1)
Modern Love: A Child of Two Worlds
Song Exploder: Gorillaz – Andromeda
BBC Outlook: Marrying the Firefighter Who Saved Me
How to Be Amazing with Michael Ian Black, Episode 55: Josh Groban
Varmints! Episode 29 – Beavers

April 12, 2017

Stoner, Episode 03: Nick Denton, Founder of Gawker Media
Crimetown, Episode 15: Family Ties
The Conspirators Podcast, Episode 40: The Man Eaters
The Sporkful: We’re Back!
Bronzeville, Episode 10
The Leap, S2 Episode 4: The Elementary Kool-Aid Acid Test
RISK!: Fight or Flight
Q’ed Up: Soundrack of Silence
ArtCurious Podcst, Episode 17: The Casino of the Spirits
The Guardian’s Token: “Why Do You Walk Like That?”
Code Switch: The Beef Over Native American Hunting Rights
A History of Jazz: 1619-1917: A Prehistory

April 11, 2017

BBC Witness: The Katyn Massacre
BBC Outlook: Musicians Flying the Haitian Flag
BBC Food Programme: Stories from Venezuela: Eating in a Failed State
BBC Documentary: Project Le Pen
Knowledge@Wharton: Love Culture: What it Takes to Create a Happy Workplace
The Mortified Podcast, Episode 94: Hunger Games
Hidden Brain, Episode 66: Liar, Liar
The Kitchen Sisters Present, Episode 68: Tony Schwartz: 30,000 Recordings Later
I Hate My Boss, S1E3: Spin, Lies, and Getting Busted
Nancy, Episode 2: Like Two Ken Dolls Being Smashed Together 

April 10, 2017

Secrets, Crimes and Audiotape: Introducing Locked Up Abroad
Probably True Podcast: Hair
Nancy, Episode 1: Hello, Hello
The Investigation Continues, Episode 4: Indicted
Entwined, Episode 28: Have a Coke and a Smile
Brave Little State: A Tribute to Vermont’s Old, Falling-Down Barns
Hope Chest – A Podcast, Episode 4: A Woman to Will-Be Woman
Only Human: Trans Kids Update: Dating, PMS, and Yeah, Bathrooms
The Hilarious World of Depression: PLACEBO: The Return of Peter Sagal
Terrible, Thanks For Asking: Mini-Season, Episode 4: Is it OK?

Inflection Point with Lauren Schiller: Kate Kendall and Robyn Exton

April 8-9, 2017

Signal, Episode 21
Fresh Air: Alec Baldwin

April 7, 2017

The Brood: Talking GIFTED kids with director Marc Webb
BBC Witness: Egypt’s Facebook Girl
In Sight, Episode 040: Jennifer Kesse
Party Politics: Texas Edition Ep. 2: Mid-Session Legislature Woes
Criminal, Episode 64: 420
Why Oh Why, Episode 24: Muscle Thrasher
Love + Radio: The Secrets Hotline
Switched on Pop, Episode 58: What’s to Love About Ed Sheeran? (guest Ross Golan)
Science Vs: Death, Lies and Lemmings
Planet Money, Episode 650: The Business Genius Behind Get Out
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 109: Wedding Disasters, DIYs, Dos & Don’ts
Us & Them: Reasserting Femme Voice

April 6, 2017

99% Invisible, Episode 254: Containers
Story Collider: Observational Error: Qi Lin & Michael Perlin
Making Gay History: Herb Selwyn
WTK: Encore, Episode 2: Would You Rather … ?
Modern Love: I Will Be Your Mother Figure
LGBTQ&A: Dr. Michelle Stevens: From Childhood
Reply All, Episode 93: Beware All
See Something Say Something, Episode 19: Do Better
Hidden Brain, Episode 67: The Hole
Party Politics: National Edition Ep. 2: The Nuclear Option
Poem of the Day: Tyranny of Moths
The Broad Experience, Episode 103: Conservative State of Mind
Offshore, S2 E3: The Astronomers
Here Be Monsters, HBM075: The Weight of Science
Science Vs: Ghosts

April 5, 2017

Bronzeville, Episode 9
A Moment of Science: Bigger Brains, Bigger Thoughts
The Karen and Ellen Letters: Episode Eight Aftershow
The Heart: First Comes Marriage
Note to Self: Cucked: Defining Manhood the Alt-Right Way
Death, Sex & Money: Why Radhema Melson Left Georgetown
Q’ed Up, Episode 10: American Suburb: Post Script
Our Americana, S03E04: Austin, Indiana: Part 1 (Five Percent)
On the Media: The (Nonexistent) Good Old Days
This is Actually Happening, Episode 92: What if They Told You the Monsters Were Real?
Crimetown, Episode 14: Renaissance Man
Failure: Now What?

April 4, 2017

Scene on Radio: On Crazy We Built a Nation (Seeing White, Part 4)
Rumble Strip: Hunger is Boring
This American Life, Episode 614: OK, I’ll Do It
First Day Back: Coming Soon: First Day Back Season 2
Who? Weekly: JoJo Siwa & Christine Lakin

First Day Back: Season 2, Episode 1 (advance preview)

Party Politics: Texas Edition Ep. 1: Beto O’Rourke Throwing Hat in the Ring
Little Known Facts with Ilana Levine, Episode 41: Edie Falco
Bronzeville, Episode 8

April 3, 2017

Longform, Episode 238: Hrishikesh Hirway
The Allusionist, Episode 53: The Away Team
Planet Money, Episode 762: The Fine Print
Good Grief, Episode 05: Brothers
Texas Matters: Rep. Sarah Davis Fights the Anti-Vaccine Movement
I Hate My Boss, S1E2: Friend or Boss? How to Set Boundaries
Nocturne, Episode 28: They’re All Asleep
The Karen and Ellen Letters, Episode Eight: Christmas Tree Farm
BBC Witness: The Collapose of the Larsen B Ice Shelf
Why Oh Why, Episode 26: Aspiring Dads Focus Group
HBR IdeaCast, Episode 570: How Personalities Affect Team Chemistry
Lore, Episode 57: Quarantine
Varmints!, Episode 26: Prairie Dogs
Probably True Podcast: Wank
Food Programme: Blood
Neighbors: The Oregon Trailblazer