Listening Log: August 2018

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

August 30, 2018 (2)

Pantsuit Politics: Faith, Doubt, the Bible, and Politics with Rachel Held Evans
Anytown, USA: Lake County OR: Perpetual Geysers and Sheepshooting Murderers

August 29, 2018 (5) / 1 new

Texas Standard: August 27, 2018
Unladylike, Episode 24: How to Be Girl Friends
Ologies: Ferroequinology (Trains) with Matt Anderson
APM Reports Documentaries: Still Rising: First-Generation College Students a Decade Later
Couch Wisdom: Atlanta Super-Producer Mike WiLL Made-It*

August 28, 2018 (5) / 2 new

Everything is Alive: Tara, Bar of Soap
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 249: Celebrity Urban Legends, Promiscuous Penguins, & Tantric Sex
3 Girls, 1 Keith: Race*
Playlist Podcast, 4.3: You’re the Inspiration
Earth Rangers: Polar Bear Fur, and Birds with Flippers*

August 27, 2018 (8) / 2 new

The Big Loop: Surfacing*
Wrong Skin, Episode One: Richard & Julie*
Wrong Skin, Episode Two: Big Mob of Lies
Wrong Skin, Episode Three: The Troopy
Wrong Skin, Episode Four: A Fair Old Thrashing
Nothing But a Bob Thang, S1E6: Winter Moon
This American Life, Episode 653: Crime Scene
The Longest Shortest Time, Episode 170: Becoming a Single Dad While Trans

August 25-26, 2018 (5) / 2 new

Now or Never: Fearlessly Funny Women
Mothers of Invention: Taking Over*
Describing a Rock: Coarse Limestone, Full of Holes
Iconography: Squanto*
WTF with Marc Maron, Episode 939: Jay Leno

August 24, 2018 (7) / 3 new

The Modern West, Episode 37: “Whiskey’s for Drinkin’ and Water’s for Fightin’ Over”
For Keeps, S4E6: “Mr. Apology,” Collector of Apologies*
Run Like a Girl, Episode 1: What’s Old is New Again*
Run Like a Girl, Episode 2: Run Like a Woman
Varmints, Episode 94: Hyenas
Rough Giraffe, S3 E11: Witch Nipples and Grandad’s Earwax
Taste Buds: Bow to the Bread*

August 23, 2018 (5) / 1 new

Why is This Happening? School Segregation in 2018 with Nikole Hannah-Jones
Story Collider: Me vs. My Brain: Stories About Losing Your Self
Scene on Radio: Feminism in Black and White (MEN, Part 4)
Same Day Shipping: Impossible Ships
Fading Memories: Connecting Through Art*

August 22, 2018 (9) / 2 new

Fresh Air: Dispatches From a ‘Dopesick’ America
Outside/In: 10 x 10 – Pine Barren
Today, Explained: You Must Sign Here
Bodies: Anxious Mess
Venus Envy: Racism, Feminism, and the Fashion Industry*
Dinner for One, Episode 1: Confit My Canard*
Dinner for One, Episode 2: Greens Do the Body Good
How to Be Amazing with Michael Ian Black: Jay and Mark Duplass

On the Media: Summer Series Episode 3: Airline Crash Edition

August 21, 2018 (12) / 1 new

Still Processing: We Blaxplain Blaxplaining

The Mash Up Americans: Staying Hopeful (Or At Least Trying)

The Hilarious World of Depression: Thom Tran is a Regular Standup Comic Except for the Part About Being Shot in the Head in Iraq
Knowledge @ Wharton: Portugal’s Economic Recovery: How Much Came From Ditching Austerity?
Criminal, Episode 97: Palace of Justice
Dear Young Rocker, Episode 01: Steam*
Dear Young Rocker, Episode 02: Bass Player
Dear Young Rocker, Episode 03: Claw Marks and Blood
Dear Young Rocker, Episode 04: Samsara
Dear Young Rocker, Episode 05: The Kiss
Dear Young Rocker, Episode 06: Breaking Up
Extra Pack of Peanuts: Destination Diary: Budapest, Hungary

August 20, 2018 (15) / 3 new

Slow Burn, S2 Ep. 2: There There
Life in Sonderville, Chapter 1: A New Leaf*
Life in Sonderville, Erin Chapter 2A: Dr. Erin Barrett
ZigZag, Chapter 11: Ten Things You Should Know About Crypto
Cross Examined Life, Episode 032: Should Big Travelers Buy 2 Seats on a Plane?
StarTalk Radio: Exploring Earth’s Oceans with Sylvia Earle and Fabien Cousteau
Everything is Alive: Dennis, Pillow
The Irrationally Exuberant, Episode 8: Heaven’s Gate*
Mysteriously Listed: Solved Mysteries – Bank Robberies*
Switched on Pop: Why is 90s Pop So Bizarre?
99% Invisible, Episode 317: Built to Burn
Every Single Dollar, Episode 002: My Personal Finance Story
Every Single Dollar, Episode 003: Debt Freedom and How it Changes Your Life
Southern Gothic: The Abandoned Amusement Park of Lake Shawnee
You Had Me At Black: Sanctified Gangsta

August 18-19, 2018 (4)

The Allusionist, Episode 82: A Novel Remedy
Outside/In: The Sky is Burning
Between Us Girls, Episode 79: Is Love Enough
Business Wars: Coke vs Pepsi – Cocaine is King

August 17, 2018 (5)

Reveal: Take No Prisoners
Species: Saltwater Crocodile
The Hilarious World of Depression: Andrew Zimmern Wrecks His Life, Rebuilds His Life, and Eats Weird Food
600 Second Saga, S3.20: Fifty
Unladylike, Episode 23: How to Dress for Success

August 16, 2018 (11) / 1 new

PLAYLIST Podcast, 4.1: Let’s Take it To the Stage
Out of the Blocks: Atlanta, West End, Part 1: Meditations on Heritage
Out of the Blocks: Atlanta, West End, Part 2: The Crossroads
Radio Atlantic: Keepers of the Year 2018
Ologies: Selachimorphology (SHARKS) with Chris Lowe
The Psychology Behind with Dr. Linda Papdapoulos, Episode 19: Conquer Your Fear of Flying
Reply All, Episode 125: All My Pets
Philosophize This!, Episode 120: Logical Positivism
Nerdette: Science Experiments to Knowhere: A Field Trip to Argonne National Lab
Direct Current, S3E2: Makers
IRL: Paid Attention*

August 15, 2018 (12) / 2 new

Wrongful Conviction, S6E11: Meek Mill: An Exclusive Interview
Celebrity Archaeology, Episode 65: Robert Redford
Love + Radio: The Exciting World of the Totally Free
Still Processing: We Heard Lauryn Hill, But Did We Listen?
The Fitzroy Diaries, Episode 01: With Me, Even When You’re Not*
The Fitzroy Diaries, Episode 02: Different Back Then
Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids: “Dear Michael Jackson” (Calgary)
Only Artists: Natalie Dormer Meets Tori Amos*
Switched on Pop: Summer Heat of the 2000s: Nelly + Katy Perry (Pt. 1)
The Alice Fraser Trilogy, Episode 3: The Resistance Act I
Why Is This Happening: Roe v. Wade’s Final Hour? With Nancy Northrup
I Never Saw That, Episode 30: Music Videos 2

August 14, 2018 (10)

Unladylike, Episode 22: How to Be a Bad Mom
Gossip, Episode 10: Killer Guess Who
My Brother, My Brother and Me, MBMBaM 418: Trial of the Riddlemancers
The Moth Radio Hour: You Say Goodbye
The Wilderness, Chapter 3: The Nightmare
The Wilderness, Chapter 4: The Voters
The Wilderness, Chapter 5: The Backlash
The Wilderness, Chapter 6: The Big We
Ologies: Oology (EGGS) with John Bates
Podcast Brunch Club Podcast: Roundup of Wanderlust Playlist

August 13, 2018 (4)

Blinking Red: Enemy of the People?
Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness: What Goes into a Song? With Hrishikesh Hirway
Edgelands: Chernobyl
American Ninja Warrior: Barclay Stockett

August 12, 2018 (2) / 1 new

Snap Judgment, Episode 922: Return to Kuku Island
Cocaine and Rhinestones: Ernest Tubb: The Texas Defense*

August 10, 2018 (16) / 1 new

This American Life, Episode 652: ICE Capades
Conversations with People Who Hate Me, Episode 19: Latinx
Travelogue: How to Never Blow a Family Vacation Again
The Industry: The Legend of Supertrain
Latino USA: The USA v. Oscar Lopez Rivera
Young House Love Has a Podcast, Episode 104: This is How You’re Annoying Your Contractor
Twenty Thousand Hertz, Episode 46: Slot Machines
Planet Money, Episode 704: Open Office
PLAYLIST Podcast, Episode 3.13: Do You Know Who I Am?
Marketplace: Half of (Corporate) Mergers Don’t Work Out
StartUp: Church Planting 5: The Retreat
You Had Me At Black: Leaving the Kingdom
In Sickness and In Health: The Opioid Overdose Crisis / Religion, Responsibility, Blame & Shame*
Call Your Girlfriend: Kamala
ZigZag, Chapter 10: Listening to Anthony Bourdain
ArtCurious Podcast, Episode 39: Rivals – Picasso vs. Matisse

August 9, 2018 (9)

Ologies: Malacology
It’s Been a Minute: Uzo Aduba from ‘Orange is the New Black’
Latino USA: Valley of Contrasts
The Ben and Ashley I. Almost Famous Podcast, S7E1: Another Day in Paradise
Nocturne: Candle Hour
Nocturne: Into the World
Sidedoor: The Curse of the Hope Diamond
Scene on Radio: Skeleton War (MEN, Part 3)
Varmints!, Episode 92: Dragonflies

August 8, 2018 (15) / 3 new

Surf Memphis, Episode 13: The King of the Highlands*
Bodies: Bleeding
Today, Explained: The Stanford Prison Correction
Radio Diaries, Episode 79: Last Witness: Mission to Hiroshima
Atomic Moms: Minivan Confessions: Road Trip Hacks, Marriage Help, and Mama Anxiety Salve
Slow Burn, S2E1: Deal or No Deal
The Alice Fraser Trilogy, Episode 1: Savage Act I*
The Alice Fraser Trilogy, Episode 2: Savage Act II
Make Me Smart, Episode 73: Bitcoin IRL
Why is This Happening?: Ending Mass Incarceration with Larry Krasner*
Code Switch: Talk American
Human/Ordinary, Episode 16: Renee
StartUp: Church Planting 2: The Pastor
StartUp: Church Planting 3: The Paradox
StartUp: Church Planting 4: The Conversation

August 7, 2018 (10)

Gossip, Episode 9: Mob Admissions
Today, Explained: HQ2
California Foodways: Trucks, Planes,and Flying Fish
Is This Adulting?: Real Talk – Steven Pappas
Mom and Dad are Fighting: Sponsored: Coffee & Crayons, Episode 1: Teaching Inclusivity with Amy Webb
The Stoop Storytelling Podcast: I Went to College for This?
Edgelands: Minsk*
Neighbors: The Dog Trap, Part 1
Planet Money, Episode 856: Yes In My Backyard
This American Life, Episode 651: If You Build It, Will They Come?

August 6, 2018 (25) / 2 new

Showcase from Radiotopia: The Great God of Depression #5: The Shining World
Showcase from Radiotopia: The Great God of Depression #4: The White Whale
The Food Programme: Keep it Sticky: The Extraordinary Story of Chef Marcus Samuelsson
Everything is Alive: Maeve, Lamppost
Modern Love: GPS for My Lost Identity
Switched on Pop: The Resistance is Dancing in the Streets
Reveal: Trapped: Abuse and Neglect in Private Care
Counter Stories: Should People of Color Need to Prove They Are Americans?
The Sporkful: Michael Ian Black is a Man Who Eats Salads
Qualia: Bonus: Balancing Denial
Qualia: Bonus: The Knowledge Illusion
Nothing But a Bob Thang, S1E4: Winter Mist*
The Realness, Episode 6: Missing You
Species: Aye-Aye
Today, Explained: I Can’t Believe it’s Not Breastmilk
Planet Money, Episode 853: Peak Sand
Latino USA: The Skeleton By the Lake
Gossip, Episode 1: Poly Employers*
Gossip, Episode 2: Meth Airbnb
Gossip, Episode 3: Mommy Body Double
Gossip, Episode 4: Elderly Escorts
Gossip, Episode 5: Mayor vs. Florist
Gossip, Episode 6: Trump Kidney
Gossip, Episode 7: Sister Kathy (Not a Nun)
Gossip, Episode 8: Minor Knife Fight

August 5, 2018 (1)

Showcase from Radiotopia: The Great God of Depression #3: The Stolen Brain

August 3, 2018 (7)

Varmints!, Episode 88: Hummingbirds
Our Americana, S4 E4: Roadside Attractions (Monuments)
The Conversation: Banishing Body Shame
ZigZag, Chapter 9: Letter from Startup-Blockchain-Women-Entrepreneurland
Showcase from Radiotopia: The Great God of Depression #1: The Night Kingdom
Showcase from Radiotopia: The Great God of Depression #2: The Angel of Death
How to Be a Girl, Episode XXIII: Moving & Marrying, Part II  – Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

August 2, 2018 (13) / 6 new

Rivers of Oil, Episode 5: The Decision
HOUSTONish Podcast: That 713
Inspired: The Wombats – Greek Tragedy*
Ladies, We Need to Talk: Foreplay: Getting What You Want
Cross Examined Life, Episode 030: Does Transgenderism Perpetuate Gender Stereotypes or Ignore Scientific Definitions?
The Document: Dark Money
Annotations, Episode 4: It’s a Fake!*
Bodies: Sex Hurts*
Out There: A Different Kind of Love
The Tip Off, Episode 22: Resolution
Blinking Red: Collective Confusion, and Collective Courage*
RestauRant, Episode 027: Mexican Week, Bananas, and Ribs!*
Think to the Brink, Episode 38: Words with Friends*

August 1, 2018 (10) / 1 new

The Kitchen Sisters Present, Episode 96: Cry Me A River – Keepers of the Environment
Radiolab: Dutee
Radiolab: Dana
The Teacher’s Pet, Episode 11: Loyalty
Only Human: The Realness – B-Side: Roxanne Shante
Household Name: Donald and Ivana’s Affair (with Pizza Hut)*
HBR Ideacast, Episode 640: Learning from GE’s Stumbles
The Realness, Episode 4: The Most Racist Judge in Nassau County
The Realness, Episode 5: Go See About the God
A Pint With Seaniebee, Episode 91: Richard Watson has a Pint with Seaniebee