Listening Log: January 2017

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

January 31, 2017

Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 12: Phoebe and Lena Dunham Deconstruct the Toilet Selfie
Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 13: Phoebe Puts Charlamagne Tha God in the Hot Seat
Inflection Point with Lauren Schiller: Hard-Won Advice from Corporate Trailblazers – Joann Lublin, The Wall Street Journal
Hidden Brain, Episode 60: Fortress America: What We Can – and Can’t – Learn from History
Code Switch: So, What Are You Afraid Of Now?
The Sporkful: Is it OK to Save Seats in a Crowded Restaurant?
The Sporkful: Andy Richter Bought a Midlife Crisis Fridge
Switched on Pop, Episode 53: The Puzzle of Ariana Grande’s “Into You” (w/ K. Flay)

January 30, 2017

Campus: Love Trumps Hate
ArtCurious Podcast, Episode 12: Diego and Frida, Part 1
Crimetown, Episode 8: Cat and Mouse
Nocturne, Episode 26: Moon Shadow
Love + Radio: Snakes!!!!!!
Young House Love Has a Podcast, Episode 34: And Just Like That, the Beach House Threw Us a Bone!
Educate: The View from Room 205
Planet Money,  Episode 750: Retraining Day
Reveal: Split Down the Middle

January 28, 2017

Can He Do That?: tweet that?
Knowledge@Wharton: TPP: Why the U.S. Withdrawal Could be a Boon for China
BBC Outlook: Ex Heroin Addict Turned Media Mogul

January 27, 2017

Why Oh Why, Episode 18: What Ifs and Butts
Intelligence Squared: The World Needs Religion Even if it Doesn’t Need God
The New Family Podcast, Episode 084: From Solo Parent to Blended Family
Radiolab: Antibodies Part 1: CRISPR

January 26, 2017

Only Human: The Crowd Made You Do It
Reply All, Episode 85: The Reversal
The Heart: Ultraslut
TEDTalks Audio: Where is Cybercrime Really Coming From?
The Lonely Palette, Episode 14: Paul Gaugin’s “Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?” 1897-98

January 25, 2017

The Outside Podcast: Science of Survival Ep. 10: Line of Blood in the Sand
Game Plan: Productivity Hacks are Dumb, Try This Instead
99% Invisible, Episode 244: The Revolutionary Post
Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 11: Phoebe and St. Vincent: Behind the Music
Us & Them: Coming Out of the Closet

January 24, 2017

Inflection Point with Lauren Schiller: Inspiring Women Scientists:  Dr. Shruti Naik
Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Episode 9: Under a Cloud of Loss
Maeve in America: The Annie Episode: Annie Moore Room?
StoryCorps, Episode xxx: Forget Me Not
Undone: The Columbia
Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin: John Turturro’s Mind at Work

January 23, 2017

This American Life, Episode 608: The Revolution Starts at Noon
Houston Matters Podcast: Improving Houston’s Suburbs, and Grieving Substance Abuse
Crimetown, Episode 7: Power Street
Someone Knows Something, S2E9: The Appearance of Force
Fresh Air: Zadie Smith
The Hilarious World of Depression, Episode 7: Jen Kirkman, Bad Therapy, Good Therapy, and Nuclear Invasion

January 20, 2017

HBR Ideacast, Episode 560: Stopping and Starting with Jerry Seinfeld
BBC Witness: Dungeons and Dragons
The Memory Palace, Episode 102: The Presidency of William Henry Harrison, or Back in the Saddle
Hollywood & Crime, Episode 4: Vampire Slayer
Signal, Episode 20: The Death of a Child and a Golden Ticket for Drug Makers
Why Oh Why, Episode 17: Alone Forever
Death, Sex & Money: I Had Babies to Pay for My Baby
Criminal, Episode 59: In Plain Sight
UnStyled: Rachel Comey on Being Self-Made
Snap Judgment, Episode 801: Backstory

January 19, 2017

Female Trouble: Kathy Westcoat, Behavioral Health System Baltimore President
BBC Witness: Roots – The TV Series
Planet Money, Episode 748: Undoing Obama
Sooo Many White Guys: Season 2 Trailer
Game Plan: Lean in Isn’t Working. Now What?
Humankind on Public Radio: Reflections on Dying
The Modern West, Episode 19: Women Run the West Part 2
Here Be Monsters, HBM071: The Evangelists of Nudism
HumaNature, Episode 16: Amy and the Animals
Atomic Moms: Ambition + Motherhood: Hana Schank & Elizabeth Wallace

January 18, 2017

The New Yorker Radio Hour, Episode 64: Self-Esteem for Owls, and Newt Gingrich on the Heroin Problem
On the Media, “Busted” Episode 3: Rags to Riches
Inflection Point with Lauren Schiller: Defending The Women’s March on Washington – Rhea Suh, President of NRDC
StoryCorps, Episode 491: We Came Through
Code Switch: Obama’s Legacy: Did He Remix Race?

January 17, 2017

ARRVLS: Poeta en Las Lomas
The Hilarious World of Depression, Episode 6: Supershow! Eight Comedians! One Chronic Mental Illness!
Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Episode 8: The Middle Place
Twice Removed, Episode 3: Nazanin Rafsanjani
What it Takes: Jane Goodall: A Dedicated Pursuit
Millenial, Episode 33: No Es Facil
Modern Love: A Family That Takes ‘No’ For an Answer
The Love, Food Podcast, Episode 052: If I Love Myself Right, Will I Finally Lose the Weight?

January 16, 2017

Educate: What Betsy DeVos Might Bring to the Department of Education
ArtCurious Podcast, Episode 11: Art Attack!
Someone Knows Something, S2E8: Gwen
Why Oh Why, Episode 16: Randy’s Mema Died
Hollywood & Crime, Episode 3: White Gardenia
Hollywood & Crime, Episode 1: Bathtub Murder
Hollywood & Crime, Episode 2: Generous Georgette

January 12, 2017

Switched on Pop, Episode 52: Seduced by the Sound: The Weeknd + Daft Punk
The Heart: Twirl
The Longest Shortest Time, Episode 108: Boobs
Women of the Hour, S2E8: Goodbyes
The Truth: Dark End of the Mall
Code Switch: Obama’s Legacy: Callouts and Fallouts
BBC Witness: Princess Diana’s Minefield Walk
Someone Knows Something, Season 2 Episode 7: Ghost
How to Be a Girl, Episode XVII: The Window

January 11, 2017

BBC Witness: Chicago’s Police Torture
Death, Sex & Money: Tracy Clayton is Speaking Things into Existence
A Moment of Science: Routine Blood Tests May Help Doctors Diagnose Cancer Faster
The Kitchen Sisters Present (Fugitive Waves): Black Cake: Emily Dickinson’s Hidden Kitchen
The Hilarious World of Depression, Episode 5: Andy Richter on Youthful Melancholy and Twisted Entertainers
BBC Seriously … : Acting Disabled
Story Pirates, Episode 30: Polar Bears
The Story Collider: Exposure: Erika Check Hayden and Ali Mattu

January 10, 2017

Who Weekly: Who’s There: Mahershala Ali & Chris Gaines
Fresh Air: Jeff Bridges
The Sporkful: Raina One Year Later
Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Episode 7: Unbroken
The McKinsey Podcast: How to Win in the Age of Analytics
Story Pirates, Episode 45: The Really Cool Dress
How to Be Amazing with Michael Ian Black, Episode 48: Michael Lewis

January 9, 2017

Planet Money, Episode 746: Wall Street Goes to Vegas
Brave Little State: What’s the Deal with Coydogs?
KCRW’s UnFictional: Solo Man
Educate: Are High Achievers Being Left Behind?
LGBTQ&A: Perez Hilton: How to Build a Media Empire
BBC Seriously … : Out in Africa
BBC Documentary: Beyond the Pitch
See Something Say Something, Episode 11: Rad Brown Dads
The Axe Files with David Axelrod, Episode 108: President Barack Obama
Selected Shorts, Episode 11: Roxane Gay “How”
We Live Here: Black Girl Magic

January 6, 2017

Song Exploder: Metallica – Moth into Flame
Criminal, Episode 58: Walnut Grove
Why Oh Why, Episode 15: The Quiznos Guy
Fresh Air: Lin-Manuel Miranda
On the Media: No End in Sight

January 5, 2017

BBC Outlook: Kenya’s Karate Grannies
BBC Documentary: Poland: Behind the Black Protests
BBC Witness: Albania’s Economic Crisis
Nocturne, Episode 25: A Word of Hope
Code Switch: Obama’s Legacy: Diss-ent or Diss-respect?
How to Do Everything: Beefily Ever After
Stuff Mom Never Told You: The Good in Goodbye
Women of the Hour, S2E7: Noise

January 4, 2017

The Brood: Children’s Books from 2016 to Read With Your Kids in 2017
TEDTalks Audio: Are You a Giver or a Taker? Adam Grant
We Have Concerns: Toyota Care-ola
The Lonely Palette, Episode 13: Edward Hopper’s Room in Brooklyn
Modern Love: Taking a Break for Friendship
Changing Denver: Lakeside in Winter

January 3, 2017

Crime Writers On … : A Triple True Crime Podcast Bonanza: Tripped Up by Phoebe’s Fall, Breakdown’s Real Mission & In the Dark’s Enlightenment
Crime Writers On … : In the Dark’s Finale and Our Book, TV, and Podcast Picks
DAYA Podcast: Crash Landing: A Love Story
BBC Witness: Vietnam War: The Cu Chi Tunnels
The Allusionist, Episode 49: Bonus 2016
We Have Concerns: Do Run Run Run
Fresh Air: Roast Comic Jeff Ross
BBC Seriously … : The Kids Who Decide What All the Other Kids Talk About
Someone Knows Something, S2E6: Stepbrother
Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Episode 6: A Henry Sky
The Hilarious World of Depression, Episode 4: Dick Cavett Tells Tales of Hollywood’s Secret Shame