Listening Log: June 2016

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

June 30, 2016

This American Life, Episode 590: Choosing Wrong
Anacostia Unmapped: The Pearl
The Mash-Up Americans: Becoming American
Memory Motel, Episode 06: The Wonder Years
Nocturne, Episode 19: The Vampire Beat
How to Be a Girl, Episode XI: Bathroom Bill
Switched on Pop, Episode 39: When Good Music Happens to Bad People
Modern Love: Estranged Spouses
Fresh Air: How the FBI’s Wiretaps and Sting Operation Failed to Stop the Orlando Shooter
BBC Documentaries: Sparing the Killers of Belize
Hidden Brain, Episode 36: Science of Deception
BBC Witness: Ukraine’s Wartime Ultra-Nationalists
The Memory Palace, Episode 90: A White Horse
Death, Sex & Money: Tituss Burgess Airs His Laundry
Revisionist History: Saigon, 1965
Knowledge@Wharton: One Million Pizzas a Day: How Domino’s Keeps it Fresh

June 29, 2016

Switched on Pop, Episode 38: Justin Timberlake Goes Medieval
Fresh Air: ‘Nobody is Immune’: Bracing for the Zika Impact
A Moment of Science: Why Doesn’t Your Heart Get Tired?
BBC Witness: The Great Plague
StoryCorps, Episode 475: Keeping the Faith
BBC Outlook: Delivering Babies on the Run
First Time Last Time: Ignacio Genzon: The First and Last Time I Saw Somebody Die
Planet Money, Episode 708: Bitcoin Divided
Code Switch: “I’m Not Black, I’m O.J.!”
We Have Concerns: Dead Shoe Fineries

June 28, 2016

StartUp, S3E9: Up in Flames
BBC Documentaries: Macedonia’s Colourful Revolution
Signal, Episode 11: Sexism in Biotech
Fugitive Waves, Episode 49: The Cabyard Kitchen
More Perfect: Adoptive Couple vs. Baby Girl
More Perfect: The Imperfect Plaintiffs
Brains On!: Big Universe, Big Questions
Detective, Episode 2-04: To Protect and Serve … and Love
BBC Witness: The Khobar Towers Bombing
Only Human: I Thought the Truth Would Be Enough
Only Human: Vacation is All I Ever Wanted
The Uncertain Hour, S01-5: “Pregnant? We Can Help”
BBC Witness: The Cuyahoga River Fire
Reveal: The Man Inside: Four Months as a Prison Guard
Story Pirates, Episode 38: Santa Claus and the Tooth Fairy
Story Pirates, Episode 39: PB and K, Please!
Story Pirates, Episode 31: Train Monopoly Day

June 27, 2016

Radiolab: The Buried Bodies Case
KCRW’s UnFictional: Homeless
The Allusionist, Episode 38: Small Talk
Criminal, Episode 45: Just Mercy
Criminal, Episode 44: One Eyed Joe
Song Exploder: CHVRCHES – Clearest Blue
BBC Witness: Forced Sterilisation in Peru
The Love, Food Podcast, Episode 024: I Struggle with Mindful Eating
The Junction: Janice Houston Nixon
StoryCorps, Episode 474: With Pride
Five Minutes with Dad, Episode 89: Telling Kids Things You Love About Them
Five Minutes with Dad, Episode 90: Teaching Kids about Teamwork and Common Goals
Love+Radio: The Neighborhood
What’s the Point, Episode 50: How to Hate-Like

June 24, 2016

Love Me, Episode 1: At a Loss for Words
Love Me, Episode 2: Shame
Fresh Air: Handguns & The Rise of the ‘Concealed Carry’ Lifestyle
Signal, Episode 12: Before You Pop That Tylenol, Listen to This Podcast

June 22-23, 2016

99% Invisible, Episode 217: Home on Lagrange
BBC Outlook: Why I Met My Rapist
HOME: Stories from LA, Episode 13: A Pod to Call Your Own
BBC Outlook: My Father Injected Me With HIV
Detective, Episode 2-03: They Weren’t Special, and They Were Black
Code Switch: I Don’t Know if I Like This, But I Want it to Win
Unprisoned: A Family Rallies Around Their Brother as He Leaves Prison Yet Again
BBC Witness: The Bobbitt Story
Planet Money, Episode 706: Water’s Worth
The Modern West, Episode 12: Wide-Ranging Sounds of the Open Range
Modern Love: Fighting Words
Death, Sex & Money: Inside Planned Parenthood
Who? Weekly: Who’s There: Jamie Chung & Hofit Golan
The Sporkful: Burgers of the Future (Cow Not Included)

June 21, 2016

Longest Shortest Time, Episode 87: The Mortality of Motherhood
Detective, Episode 2-02: Lessons from a Serial Killer
99% Invisible, Episode 216: The Blazer Experiment

June 20, 2016

Only Human: Part 2: Be the Doctor Your Mom Wanted You to Marry
Only Human: Part 3: A Star with Schizophrenia
A Moment of Science: Do Sharks Navigate by Smell?
This American Life, Episode 589: Tell Me I’m Fat
The Mortified Podcast, Episode 64: Carolyn: Dad vs. The Love Boat
Song Exploder: Odesza – Kusanagi
Knowledge@Wharton: How Wells Fargo is Reaching the Digital Customer
Reveal: After Orlando
A Pint With Seaniebee, Episode 17: Ty Montague has a Pint with Seaniebee
Sampler, Episode 18: Tickle Me

Outside Podcast: Science of Survival Ep05: Under Pressure

School of Psych, Episode 7: BDSM, Spanking, & Shakespeare with Jillian Keenan
Death, Sex & Money: How Jeff Daniels Got Sober, Again

June 18, 2016

BBC Witness: The Fall of Paris
Startup, S3E08: From the Cell to the Sell
The Story Collider: Jeff Sparr: Obsession
The Allusionist, Episode 12: Pride
Only Human: Part 1: You Don’t Watch Bollywood with Me Anymore”

June 17, 2016

2 Dope Queens, Episode 11: Wade in the Water
The Junction: Holy Family Cristo Rey High School
StoryCorps, Episode 473: Upstairs, Backstreet, Pulse

June 16, 2016

Hyphen, Episode 3: Four Percent
Hyphen, Episode 4: Sharpie Tattoos
Anacostia Unmapped: First Job, New Boyfriend, 1968
Scene on Radio: Finding America in Durham, NC
We Live Here: Sectioned Off
BBC Witness: When TV Came to Bhutan
Revisionist History: The Lady Vanishes
Code Switch: How LGBTQ People of Color are Dealing with Orlando
The Mortified Podcast, Episode 63: Dazed and Confused
Reveal: Poison Lurking in Schools
A Moment of Science: Green as Blood
A Moment of Science: Bradycardia
A Moment of Science: The Importance of Handwashing
A Moment of Science: Acanthostega
A Moment of Science: Dr. Mori’s Uncanny Valley
Young House Love Has a Podcast, Episode 1: What Rich People Have in Their Houses
StoryCorps, Episode 472: Dads

June 15, 2016

Knowledge@Wharton: Invisible Influence: What Really Shapes Our Decisions
A Moment of Science: Why We Become Enraged
Story Collider: David Russell: In the Name of Love
What’s the Point, Episode 48: The Schmidt Sting Pain Index
Sampler, Episode 17: Kale-Flavored Cheez-Its
The Mortified Podcast, Episode 61: How Not to Masturbate
Planet Money, Episode 705: The Muscle Patents
Code Switch: Re-Remembering Muhammed Ali
The Junction: An Integration Pioneer
KCRW’s UnFictional: Crack Up
Esquire Classic Podcast: The Old Man and the River, by Norman MacLean
How to Do Everything: The Pee Dance

June 14, 2016

Startup, S3E7: Happy Ending
Home: Stories from LA: Updates: New Season June 22, 2016
Snap Judgment, Episode 716: Voice of Reason
Revisionist History: Introducing Revisionist History
More Perfect: The Political Thicket
A Moment of Science: Brains are the Same
A Moment of Science: Bombardier Beetle
A Moment of Science: The Green Door
Poem of the Day: What Did Patti Smith, Frank O’Hara, and Meredith Monk Have in Common?
Precious Lives, Episode 074: How Composer Scores Personal Stories

June 13, 2016

Love+Radio: Another Planet
BBC Documentaries: Bangladesh’s Hidden Shame
The Uncertain Hour, Episode S1-04: Everything But the Kitchen Sink
Call Your Girlfriend, Episode 53: Worst Advice
This American Life, Episode 587: The Perils of Intimacy

June 11, 2016

Rumble Strip Vermont: Last Chapter
A Moment of Science: ‘Cause I Eats Me Spinach
Arrvls: Maybe I’m Not Vanilla

June 10, 2016

What’s the Point, Episode 49: Hearing Philly
Esquire Classic: “I, Stalkerazzi” and “Angelina Jolie and the Torture of Fame”
Planet Money, Episode 563: The Future of Work Looks Like a UPS Truck
BBC Witness: The Battle for Mixed Race Marriage in the US
We Live Here: Suspended Futures – Digging into Early Grade Suspensions
Beyond Bourbon Street: The Language of New Orleans
Reply All, Episode 66: On the Inside, Part III
Reply All, Episode 67: On the Inside, Part IV
The Heart: Salt in the Wound
Modern Love: Coming Out as a Modern Family
Anacostia Unmapped: We Have Eyes on Each Other
Embedded: The School

June 9, 2016

BOTNS, Episode 386: The Final Interrogation
Memory Motel, Episode 05: Court of Memory
Beautiful/Anonymous, Episode 13: Married to a Monster
Hyphen, Episode 2: Lobster Tank
Modern Love: The Doorman
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 59: Men We Love feat. TJ Lavin
How to Be Amazing with Michael Ian Black, Episode 33: Dan Savage

June 8, 2016

The Sporkful: When Weight Loss Surgery is Like a Bad Breakup
BBC Witness: Karakoram Highway
BBC Outlook: My Dubai Holiday that Ended in Prison
99% Invisible, Episode 215: H-Day
Death, Sex & Money: Danielle Brooks is Ready to Talk About Sex
A Moment of Science: What’s It Like There?
Unprisoned: Stories from the System: As New Orleans Incarcerates More People, More Children Have a Parent Behind Bars
Precious Lives, Episode 073: Preparing for a Career in Law Enforcement
KCRW’s UnFictional: What Keeps  Us Apart
Devil’s Avocado, Episode 2: Sexy Money Times
Awesome Etiquette, Episode 91: Politically Impolite
BBC Outlook: Rebuilding My Life After Acid Attack
Switched on Pop, Episode 37: All About Those Baseline Assumptions About Feminism in Pop
Knowledge@Wharton: How ‘Dark Money’ Distorts the Political Process
Reveal: Lawless Lands
StoryCorps, Episode 471: Changing That Cycle
Code Switch, Episode 2: Made For You and Me

June 7, 2016

Someone Knows Something, Episode 4: Hello, Adrien?
Someone Knows Something, Episode 5: Breeze & Grief
Someone Knows Something, Episode 6: The Scent
Someone Knows Something, Episode 7: First Attempt
Someone Knows Something, Episode 8: Clyde Forks
Someone Knows Something, Episode 9: What We Know
Someone Knows Something, Episode 10: The Abyss
Someone Knows Something, Episode 11: Terminus
BBC Outlook: Cycling Through Grief

June 6, 2016

Embedded: The Hospital
Direct Current, Episode 2: The Clean Energy Geek Squad
A Moment of Science: Dead Zones and Ocean Warming
BBC Witness: The Arrest of James Earl Ray
Sword and Scale, Episode 68
This American Life, Episode 588: Mind Games 2016
Mortified, Episode 62: Naomi: Harry Potter Fan Fiction
Someone Knows Something, Episode 1: The Family
Someone Knows Something, Episode 2: Mr. Ring
Someone Knows Something, Episode 3: The Theories

June 5, 2016

The Heart: Hands on the Wheel
Precious Lives, Episode 071: The View from Two Sides of a Sentencing Hearing

June 4, 2016

The Memory Palace, Episode 89: Family Snapshot
Counter Stories: Reflecting on the Jamar Clark Decision
Planet Money, Episode 704: Open Office

June 3, 2016

The Allusionist, Episode 37: Brand It
Anacostia Unmapped: Meet the New Neighbors
Anacostia Unmapped: In Go-Go’s “Pocket”
Code Switch: Can We Talk About Whiteness?
We Live Here: Homicide’s Wake
Frontier of Change, Episode 2: Shaktoolik Soundwalk
The School of Greatness with Lewis Howes: All Dreams are Possible

June 2, 2016

A Pint with Seaniebee, Episode 14: Mary Spillane has a Pint with Seaniebee
Radio Diaries, Episode 49: Majd’s Diary: Two Years in the Life of a Saudi Girl
99% Invisible, Episode 130: Holdout
Nocturne, Episode 18: Look Up!
A Moment of Science: Pump You Up, Break You Down
More Perfect: Cruel and Unusual
Embedded: The Arctic

June 1, 2016

Story Collider: Rochelle Williams: Potential
What’s the Point, Episode 47: Rivers Cuomo Has Spreadsheets/Song Exploder Episode 70
BBC Witness: Concordski Plane Crash
Death, Sex & Money: An Update from Susanne
The Heart: Ten Foot Pole
The Uncertain Hour, S01-3: What’s Love (Styles) Got to Do With It?
Note to Self: When to Stop Looking for a Better Date or Restaurant
A Pint With Seaniebee, Episode 15: John Devlin has a Pint with Seaniebee