Listening Log: May 2018

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

May 31, 2018 (5)

Welcome to LA: The Grifter
How it Is: Freedom, with Krista Tippett and Nichole Bowen-Crawford
Reply All, Episode 121: Pain Funnel
ArtCurious Podcast, Episode 35: Rivals – Lee Krasner and Elaine de Kooning vs. Their Husbands
Science Vs: Polar Bears … On the Edge of Extinction?

May 30, 2018 (9)

Lost Notes: A Million Dollars Worth of Plastic
In the Dark, S2 E6: Punishment
Sleepover: Native Child and the Full Moon 1: The Search
Sleepover: Native Child and the Full Moon 2: Caterina
Sleepover: Native Child and the Full Moon 3: Tegan
Sleepover: Native Child and the Full Moon 1: The Search
The Teacher’s Pet, Episode 1: Bayview
The Teacher’s Pet, Episode 2: Cromer High
Today, Explained: Roseanne Gets Canned

May 26-28, 2018 (3)

StarTalk Radio: #ICYMI – American Ninja Warrior: Science, Skills, and Strategy
Varmints!, Episode 80: Snails
We Have Concerns: Memories for Snail

May 25, 2018 (7)

Caliphate, Chapter Six: Paper Trail
Ouch: Disability Talk: Bibliotherapy: A Novel Take on Mental Health
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 220: Sarah’s Reality Show, Happiest Baby on the Block, & The Opposite of Hate
Embedded: Coal Stories 3
How to Be a Girl, Episode XXII:Moving & Marrying, Part I: The Prince
Revisionist History: Divide and Conquer
The Same 24 Hours, Episode 73: Laila Ali: Boxing and Thinking Outside of the Box

May 24, 2018 (5)

On the Media: Africatown
StoryCorps, Episode 532: Lost Time
Ear Hustle: The Row
Criminal, Episode 91: The “It” Girl
Caliphate, Chapter Five: The Heart

May 23, 2018 (3)

The Ben and Ashley I Almost Famous Show, S5E8: Celebrate Love
House of Carbs, Episode 45: Texas Tacos, Red Lobster, and Pre-Packaged Braspberries with Shea Serrano
Help I Sexted My Boss, S1E10: Help I Rinsed the Work Drinks

May 22, 2018 (11)

The Allusionist, Episode 78: Oot in the Open
We Came to Win, Episode 5: It’s a Red Card for David Beckham!
Don’t Act Your Age: Don’t Act Your Age
Today, Explained: Ireland’s Great Divide
Invisibilia: Emotions
In the Dark, S2E5: Privilege
The Daily: Rod Rosenstein’s Impossible Choice
Nerdette: Power Up: Design Sponge’s Grace Bonney
CBC Radio’s Ideas: The Restaurant: A Table Divided
Welcome to LA: Concordance
Welcome to LA: The Paradise Motel

May 21, 2018 (10)

Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 36: Phoebe and Jimmy O. Yang Watch BET
Hidden Brain: Baby Talk
Latina to Latina: Viacom VP Daisy Auger-Dominguez
The Nod: From Zamunda to Wakanda
Smash Boom Best: Bermuda Triangle vs Loch Ness
HBR Ideacast, Episode 629: Dual-Career Couples are Forcing Firms to Rethink Talent Management
All Songs Considered: The Songs That Got You Through School
Make No Law: Street
The Modern West, Episode 34: From Fact to Fancy, How Native Americans are Portrayed
Podcasts We Listen To, Episode 60: Adam Nutter/Nerds With Words

May 18, 2018 (10)

Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard: Bob Mervak
TED Talks Daily: The Truth About Unwanted Arousal | Emily Nagoski
The Science of Success: How to Master Emotional Intelligence & Why Your IQ Won’t Make You Successful with Dr. Daniel Goleman
Twenty Thousand Hertz, Episode 41: Ultrasonic Tracking
Every Single Dollar, Episode 001: Welcome to Every Single Dollar
Love + Radio: Counter Melody
The Memory Palace, Episode 126: The 8th Story
Death, Sex & Money: Tayari Jones on Frills and Freedom
We Came to Win, Episode 6: This is Hope Solo

May 17, 2018 (9)

Showcase from Radiotopia, Errthang #6: John Coffey Refuses to Save the World, Part 1
Showcase from Radiotopia, Errthang #8: Songs in the Key of Our Lives
Worst Meatball Sandwich Ever, Episode 37: The Wild Wild
The Science of Happiness: Is There Someone You Need to Thank?
The Untold: Worcester Woman?
Identity Tales: Bret Miller
Today, Explained: What You Need to Know About Gaza
Poem of the Day: @Allah
ArtCurious Podcast, Episode 34: Rivals – Pollock vs. de Kooning

May 16, 2018 (8)

Describing a Rock: Nine Pebbles of Quartz
The Leap: S3 Episode 1: Little Girl Lost
Troll Play: Little Monsters, Rough Crowds & The Satanic Media
Caliphate, Chapter Four: Us vs. Them
Latina to Latina: Hamilton’s Mandy Gonzalez
Shot Caller: Von Diaz
StartUp: Arlan Hamilton 3: Picking Winners
How to Be Amazing, Episode 85: Nell Scovell

May 15, 2018 (8)

Her Money with Jean Chatzky, Episode 105: All the Negotiating Advice You’ve Gotten is Wrong.
In the Dark, S2 E4: The Confessions
Lost Notes: Shaggs’ Own Thing: The Story of the Wiggin Sisters
The Daily: A Life-or-Death Crisis for Black Mothers
Parenting Teens, Episode 37: Hilary Jacobs Hendel – It’s Not Always Depression
Parenting Teens, Episode 40: Hilary Jacobs Hendel – It’s Not Always Depression Part 2
Today, Explained: #MeToo’s Big Betrayal
Vinyl Soul, Episode 52: Vera Blue & Portugal. The Man

May 14, 2018 (6)

Here Be Monsters, HBM098: Feed the Queen
Modern Love: When Eve and Eve Bit the Apple | With Rachel Weisz
Inflection Point with Lauren Schiller: Do Haters Deserve our Compassion? – Sally Kohn, Author of “The Opposite of Hate”
Death in Ice Valley, Episode 5: The Penguin
Ear Hustle: Catch a Kite 2
The Longest Shortest Time, Episode 159: A Killer Story

May 12-13, 2018 (5)

Everything is Stories, Episode 027: The Marble Faun – Part 1
A Pint with Seaniebee, Episode 85: The Don has a Pint with Seaniebee
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 219: Golden State Killer, Women Don’t Quit, & Comedy
Embedded: Coal Stories 1
Embedded: Coal Stories 2

May 11, 2018 (14)

How to Be a Girl, Episode XXI: Going First
Pretend Radio, Episode 19: The Stranger
99% Invisible, Episode 306: Breaking Bad News
Mortified, Episode 132: I’m Totally Obsessed with You
This American Life, Episode 645: My Effing First Amendment
HumaNature, Episode 42: Out of the Frying Pan
Reply All, Episode 120: INVCEL
Nocturne: The Dark Triad
We’re All Mad Here, Episode 044: Head Games
The Daily, May 10, 2018: The CIA’s Moral Reckoning
Today, Explained: No Deal!
Help, I Sexted My Boss, S1E08: Help I Don’t Wash My Gym Kit
The Brain Candy Podcast, Episode 218: Mix Tapes, Sarah’s Backup Career, & Building IKEA Furniture
Flash Forward: Enter the Exos

May 9-10, 2018 (15)

Out of the Blocks: 200 W. Read St, Part 3: Tomorrow’s Not Guaranteed
Today, Explained: This is America
The Nod: The Leopards of Zaire
Caliphate, Chapter Three: The Arrival
For a Bad Time, Call … Episode 12: The Right Place to Have a Panic Attack
Probably True: Accom
Ladies, We Need to Talk: The 12 Week Rule
Podcast Brunch Club Podcast: Interview with Our Americana Creator, Josh Hallmark
Otherhood: What’s Coming on Otherhood
The Psychology Behind with Dr. Linda Papadopoulos, Episode 8: Improve Your Relationship with Food
Today, Explained: “We Tortured Some Folks”
The Daily, May 7, 2018: The Return of Rudy Giuliani
On Drugs, S2 E11: The Spell of the Poppy
Educate: ‘I Never Want to Be in a Neighborhood Where I’m Shot At Again’
The Allusionist, 42+43: Survival: The Key Rerun

May 8, 2018 (4)

Neighbors: Red State Mama
Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 35: Phoebe and Hannibal Buress are Huge in Norway
In the Dark, S2E3: The Gun
Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Episode 34: Karen

May 7, 2018 (8)

How it Is: Our Voices, with Monica Ramirez, Gabrielle Bellot, and Molly Schiot
Flash Forward: Fitness in a Bottle
Death in Ice Valley, Episode 4: Telltale Tooth
We Came to Win, Episode 4: The Rise and Fall of Diego Maradona
Big Brains, Episode 3: Augusta Read Thomas
Out of the Blocks: 200 W. Read St., Part 2: Consistently Inconsistent
StartUp, Arlan Hamilton 2: The Hustle
Your Fave is Problematic, Episode 43: Early Disney

May 4, 2018 (5)

Hidden Brain: Emma, Carrie, Vivian
Today, Explained: Too Juul for School
Neighbors: Our Father
She’s in Russia, Episode 45: Where’s Lily?
Lost Notes: Johnny Tried: The Ballad of Glen Sherley

May 3, 2018 (9)

Sooo Many White Guys, Episode 34: Phoebe and Terry Gross Make it a Girls’ Night
Varmints! Episode 78: Opossums
What Were You Thinking? Episode 4: Virtually Addicted
Latina to Latina: Comedian Cristela Alonzo
The History Listen: The Somerton Man: A Mystery in Four Acts
Science Vs: Nuclear War … Total Annihilator?
Dear 1995, Episode 1: Clooney, Catholics and Crushes
Inside Skunk Works: Hat Trick
Soul Music: True Colors

May 1, 2018 (3)

In the Dark, S2E1: July 16, 1996
In the Dark, S2E2: The Route
This American Life, Episode 643: Damned if You Do …