Listening Log: April 2018

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

April 30, 2018 (17)

StartUp: Arlan Hamilton 1: Silicon Valley, By Invite Only
Death in Ice Valley, Episode 3: The Remote Archive
Nerdette: Power Up: Amy Schumer and Aidy Bryant
Radio Atlantic: Becoming White in America
Yeah, But It’s Not as Simple as That: Is There Anything More Infuriating Than Insomnia?
The Long Way Home: The Long Way Home
The Long Way Home: 90 Mile Beach
The Long Way Home: Four Forests in Four Days
Young House Love Has a Podcast, Episode 92: The Household Staples We Never Buy
How I Built This: Wayfair: Niraj Shah & Steve Conine
Ear Hustle: Thick Glass
Mortified, Episode 131: Please Read My Livejournal!
Caliphate, Chapter Two: Recruitment
Q’ed Up: The Newest Weapon in San Francisco’s Fight Against Opioids
The Podcast Brunch Club Podcast: Interview with the Creator of Twenty Thousand Hertz
ArtCurious Podcast, Episode 32: Rivals – Judith Lyster vs. Frans Hals
Troll Play: Prisoner Fans, Spaghetti Straps and the Wrong Sami

April 28-29, 2018 (2)

How to Be a Girl, Episode XX: The Betrayal
Death in Ice Valley, Episode 2: A Case of Clues

April 27, 2018 (8)

Invisibilia: The Callout
Embedded: Trump Stories: Scott Pruitt
The Spin: Fashion Forum Africa Part II Nana Ekua Brew
Ladies, We Need to Talk: Women Who Cheat
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 215: A Very Special Brain Candy — Sarah’s Story
We’re All Mad Here, Episode 042: Impact
The Cleaning of John Doe, Episode 3: Is Anybody In There??
Love + Radio: Choir Boy

April 23-26, 2018 (27)

On Drugs, S2E8: Narcotic Farm
On Drugs, S2E9: The Trouble with Rehab
Latino USA: The Mothers Who Hunt for Mass Graves
Make No Law: Crush
PLAYLIST, S3E3: A Time & Place
Song Exploder: Kimbra – Top of the World
Shot Caller: Tim Cooper
Reveal: Trump’s Mystery Mansion
Here Be Monsters, HBM096: Are We Still Afraid?
HumaNature, Episode 40: Her Legacy
Dear Franklin Jones, Chapter 7: Maybe.
Ear Hustle: The Workaround
Bitrate: Is it Time to Redefine the Word ‘Podcast’?
Imagine This: Why Don’t Cats Wear Shoes?
Imagine This: Why Do Stars Twinkle?
Imagine This: Where Does Poo Go When I Flush It Down the Toilet?
Our Americana, S4E2: Greensburg, Kansas (The Tornado)
The Outside Podcast, Dispatches Ep. 22: Kris Tompkins’ 10-Million-Acre Life
StartUp: Introducing Season 7
Showcase from Radiotopia, Errthang #5: How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America
Conversations with People Who Hate Me, Episode 7: Sissies and Flaming Queens
The Podcast Brunch Club Podcast: Water
The Daily: Monday, April 23, 2018
Troll Play: Poison Pen Letters and a LOT of Milk
The Allusionist, Episode 77: Survival Part 1: Second Home
Gayest Episode Ever, Episode 2: Roseanne Gets Kissed by a Lesbian
What Were You Thinking? Episode 3: After Riley

April 22, 2018 (5)

Other People’s Problems, Episode 1: Sloane – Childhood Trauma Changes Everything
Lost Notes: Electricity: Conversations with Captain Beefheart
Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 31: Phoebe and Vivica A. Fox: Two Can Play That Game
Showcase from Radiotopia: Errthang #4: The Good Guy Myth
Other People’s Problems, Episode 3: Steve – Sex is More Than Sex

April 21, 2018 (5)

Authentic Audio with Aaron Calafato, Episode 39: Re-branding This Podcast (an Explanation)
Are We There Yet?: Diary of a Socially Anxious Kid
Can I Pet Your Dog, CIPYD 138: John Levenstein and the Eurasier
Inflection Point with Lauren Schiller: Is ‘Girl Power’ Creating a Mental Health Crisis? – Rachel Simmons, Author “Enough As She Is”
All Songs Considered: Swan Songs: Music for Your Final Exit

April 20, 2018 (11)

The Habitat, Episode 3: Why Are We Like This?
The Habitat, Episode 4: She Likes to Camp Alone in the Finnish Winter
The Habitat, Episode 5: Tortilla!
The Habitat, Episode 6: I Feel Like a Million Dollars
The Habitat, Episode 7: And Now I Can See Everything
Fresh Air: James Comey
BBC Conversation: Bakers
Drift and Ramble, Episode 34: Mosby’s Treasure
The Sporkful: Love and Chopsticks
Flash Forward: Fire From the Deep
My Brother, My Brother and Me, MBMBaM 401: Max Cooljazz

April 19, 2018 (8)

Caliphate: The Reporter
Caliphate: Prologue: The Mission
Meat, S1E1: Host’s Fat
Meat, S1E2: Jean’s Hair
Death, Sex & Money: When ‘Daddy Dates’ Pay the Bills
Woman’s Hour: Parenting: Alex Jones, Mothers
The Habitat, Episode 1: This is the Way Up
The Habitat, Episode 2: Every Day Goes By Faster and Faster

April 18, 2018 (17)

The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 209: Sarah’s Ferrari & Other Mortifying Moments
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 212: Panties, Dirty Bath Toys, & the Roseanne Reboot
Imagine This: Why Do Tears Come Out of Our Eyes When We Cry?
The Other Stories, Episode 153: Feat. Ray Carns
Other People’s Problems, Episode 4: Megan and Clark – Learning How to Be Married All Over Again
Why Won’t You Date Me? Episode 19: Nicole’s Finally on Raya! w/ Eliza Skinner
Today, Explained: The $43,000 Phone Booth
Feminine Mistake Podcast, FMP 301: I, Tonya
Radio Atlantic: Trumpocracy
The Daily: Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2018
Sandra, Episode 1: Hope is a Mistake
Sandra, Episode 2: The User Experience
Sandra, Episode 3: The Flag
Sandra, Episode 4: The Big House
Sandra, Episode 5: Reaching Peak Helen
Sandra, Episode 6: An Elite Crew
Sandra, Episode 7: The Stand

April 17, 2018 (9)

Versify, Episode 15: How They Met
BBC Witness: Rebuilding the Site of the Twin Towers
Nocturne: Blackfish
Varmints!, Episode 76: Toads
David Ortiz: Big Papi Story, Chapter 1: The Beginning
David Ortiz: Big Papi Story, Chapter 2: The Rise
David Ortiz: Big Papi Story, Chapter 3: The Hero
David Ortiz: Big Papi Story, Chapter 4: The Legend
In Sight Junior: Loch Ness: Scottish Creatures Part Two

April 16, 2018 (18)

Dear Franklin Jones, Chapter 6: Gone
Code Switch: The Road to the Promised Land, 50 Years Later
Are We There Yet? Worrying Times
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 11: Hold it Together
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 12: Half-Life
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 13: The Saddest Optimist
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 14: Adrift
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 15: The New World
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 16: Sidelines
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 17: The Lonely
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 18: He Exists
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 19: So it Goes
Alone: A Love Story, Chapter 20: Someone Good
Science Vs: Sex Addiction: Are They Faking It?
Big Brains, Episode 1: Neil Shubin
The One Who Got Away, Episode 01: The Stories We Tell
Death in Ice Valley, Episode 1: The Isdal Woman
Showcase from Radiotopia: Errthang Episode 3: No Ordinary Love

April 14-15, 2018 (1)

PLAYLIST Podcast, S3Ep2: Changes

April 13, 2018 (6)

Ologies: Gynecology (NETHER HEALTH) with Philippa Ribbink
Word for Word, Episode 19: Word of the Year 2017
Word for Word, Episode 20: Take a Bow, Sue Butler
Neighbors: Miso’s Brother
Death, Sex & Money: A Son, a Mother, and Two Gun Crimes
The Treatment: Barry Levinson: Paterno

April 12, 2018 (9)

Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard: Zach Braff
Disaster Area, Episode 63: The Edmond Post Office Shooting
Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 30: Phoebe and Gayle King Take the High Road…
A Moment of Science: Your Brain and Religious Faith
The Enthusiasm Enthusiast: Women Running the Cannabis Industry: With Leslie Siu
Unladylike, Episode 11: How to Be a Sex Queen
The Nod: Greetings, My Brothas: A Tale of Two Shawns
Lost Notes: Louie Louie: The Strange Journey of the Dirtiest Song
Lost Notes: Outlaws of the Airwaves: The Rise of Pirate Radio Station WBAD

April 11, 2018 (17)

Mom and Dad are Fighting: Anonymous Sex Question Box Edition
Reveal: Poisoned, Ignored and Evicted: The Perils of Living with Lead
The Moth: The Moth Podcast 10th Anniversary Special: Shana Creaney, Dennis Oulahan, and Carol Daniel
BBC Documentary: The Great Egg Freeze
Mortified, Episode 129: A Montana Love Triangle
The Nod: Hold the Vibranium, Please
The Nod: BONUS: Bruno Mars is Tiny, Sweet, and Really Sexy
Twenty Thousand Hertz, Episode 38: The Music in Speech
The Allusionist, Episode 76: Across the Pond
A Moment of Science: What’s the Difference Between Turtles, Tortoises, and Terrapins?
BBC Outlook: The Supermodel Who Took Down a Cult
The Conspirators Podcast, Episode 72: The Mad Sculptor
The Psychology Behind with Dr. Linda Papadopoulos, Episode 1: Body Confidence
The Sporkful: Your Food is Talking to You, What’s it Saying?
The Doc Project: The Border Next Door
Latina to Latina: Orange is the New Black’s Jackie Cruz
Better Known: Edward Cook

April 10, 2018 (11)

No Effects, Episode 98: Tune Yards
On the Media: We, the Liberators
Call Your Girlfriend: Cult Leader Goals
Israel Story, Episode 34: Coming Out, Getting In
Fresh Air: Madeleine Albright
Same Day Shipping: Dog Ships and Away Teams
Where Should We Begin?, S2 Ep. 4: Leaving the Shame Behind
Mighty Mommy’s Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting, Episode 475: 5 East Laundry Tips for Large Families
Showcase from Radiotopia: Errthang #2 – What the Hell is Wrong with Al?
Between Us Girls, Episode 67: I’m Every Man, It’s All in Me
Our Americana, S4 Episode 3: Pittsfield, New Hampshire (Majority Vote)

April 9, 2018 (8)

LeVar Burton Reads, Episode 24: “Childfinder” by Octavia Butler
Invisibilia: The Pattern Problem
Switched on Pop: Gucci Gang and the Neural Substrate of Subjective Time
Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Episode 32: Bryson’s Purpose
Fresh Air: Bill Hader/Former Obama White House Staffer Alyssa Mastromonaco
Friday Night Comedy: The Now Show – Series 52 Episode 5
99% Invisible, Episode 301: Making it Rain
Story Collider: New Beginnings: Stories about Starting Over

April 7-8, 2018 (4)

Empire on Blood, Episode 6: Evilina on the Stand
Empire on Blood, Episode 7: This Too Shall Pass
Criminal, Episode 88: Cold Case
One True Pairing: Samira Wiley & Lauren Morelli

April 6, 2018 (4)

Empire on Blood, Episode 2: Turtle Man Will Get His Man
Empire on Blood, Episode 3: Dwight, Poet of Evil
Empire on Blood, Episode 4: Father Frank to the Rescue
Empire on Blood, Episode 5: Joe Barry, Private Eye

April 5, 2018 (8)

Flash Forward: The Grey Dawn
Young House Love Has a Podcast, Episode 91: When is a House Change You Made Bad for Resale?
I Shake My Head … With Lisa and Sam: Stranger in the Car!
Unladylike, Episode 10: How to Break the Silence
Stuff You Should Know: How Meals On Wheels Works
Today, Explained: 20 Shots and a Cell Phone
PLAYLIST, S3E1: April Fools
Empire on Blood, Episode 1: Calvin’s Last Shot

April 4, 2018 (13)

Classroom Crush: … And There’s a Twist with Emily Clouse
We’re All Mad Here, Episode 039: The Hemingway Curse Pt. 2
Sky News: Line 18 Podcast: Automation
Anthropocene Reviewed, Episode 3: Googling Strangers and Kentucky Bluegrass
Repeat, Episode 07: The Update
StoryCorps, Episode 527: Tubby Rules
Varmints, Episode 74: Unicorns
Gender Reveal, Episode 3: Carlos the Rollerblader
What Were You Thinking, Episode 1: Band of Brothers
What Were You Thinking, Episode 2: Being Worthy
Fierce Girls: Cathy Freeman: The Girl Who Ran Fast
The Daily: Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Inside Skunk Works: They Gave Him a Tent

April 3, 2018 (11)

Unladylike, Episode 9: How to Nanny Up
Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 29: Phoebe and Buck Angel Talk About Sex, Baby
Swindled: The Leak (Bhopal Gas Disaster)
UnFictional: Punk Jubilee
On Drugs, S2E6: Cannabis in Colorado
The Longest Shortest Time, Episode 156: The Scary, Beautiful Teenage Brain
On Drugs, S2E7: More Cannabis in Colorado
Invisibilia: The Other Real World
Probably True Podcast: Trans
Criminal, Episode 87: Casper, Wyoming
The Lip, Episode 13: The Secret

April 2, 2018 (15)

Inside Skunk Works: Absolute Definition of Power
Terrible, Thanks for Asking: A Very Special Episode: Kate
Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Episode 31: Transformation
Thirst Aid Kit: The Ballad of Colin Farrell
Moms and Murder, Episode 35: A Tale of Forgiveness
If These Ovaries Could Talk: When it All Goes Wrong In Delivery. Sara and Hilary’s Story
Risk!: Drugs
Letters to My Daughter, Episode 02: Celebrating International Women’s Day
Letters to My Daughter, Episode 03: An Incredible Mother’s Life
Letters to My Daughter, Episode 04: Cultivating True Beauty
Letters to My Daughter, Episode 05: Do the Hard Thing
Missing and Murdered: Finding Cleo, S2 Episode 10: Cleo’s Letters
Death, Sex & Money: 15 Years Later, an Iraq Veteran Looks Back
Cool Facts About Animals: Bearded Dragon
Versify, Episode 14: Insider’s Guide to Prayer

April 1, 2018 (4)

The Trouble with Shannon Cason: Compulsion
How I Built This: LARABAR: Lara Merriken
Mortified, Episode 128: Kid Perfectionists
Dear Franklin Jones, Chapter 5: Initiation