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Game Scoop!

Game Scoop!

By: IGN

Rating:

4.5 (1684 ratings)

IGN shoots a week’s worth of gaming news straight into your ear!

Vox's The Weeds

Vox's The Weeds

By: Vox, Ezra Klein, Sarah Kliff, Matthew Yglesias

Rating:

4.5 (2183 ratings)

Everyone is always warning you not to get lost in the weeds. But not Vox's Ezra Klein, Sarah Kliff, and Matthew Yglesias. They love the weeds. That's where all the policy is. This is the podcast for people who follow politics because they love thinking about health care, economics, and zoning. It is not a podcast for people who like hearing talk about gaffes.

LeVar Burton Reads

LeVar Burton Reads

By: LeVar Burton / Stitcher

Rating:

5.0 (889 ratings)

Lose yourself in a great story with LeVar Burton Reads. In each episode, host LeVar Burton (Reading Rainbow, Star Trek, Roots) hand-picks a different piece of short fiction, and reads it to you.

Fictional

Fictional

By: Jason Weiser and Carissa Weiser / Bardic

Rating:

5.0 (649 ratings)

Classic lit with a modern tone, every other week. From the creators of Myths and Legends, comes an altogether same-but-different podcast set in the world of classic lit. These are the stories of Dracula, The Time Machine, The Three Musketeers. They're stories written by Jane Austen, Shakespeare, and H.P. Lovecraft, but with a casual, modern tone. Listen as Jason and Carissa Weiser breathe new life into the classics and tell the stories of some of the greatest books ever written.

Sound Opinions

Sound Opinions

By: WBEZ Chicago

Rating:

4.5 (1132 ratings)

Sound Opinions is the World's only rock and roll talkshow. Hosted by Jim DeRogatis of WBEZ and Greg Kot of the Chicago Tribune. Each week Jim and Greg bring you the latest music news and reviews. Plus tune in to hear exclusive interviews and performances. Sound Opinions is a production of WBEZ Chicago and distributed by PRX. Updated weekly.

Pop Culture Happy Hour

Pop Culture Happy Hour

By: NPR

Rating:

4.5 (1338 ratings)

Pop Culture Happy Hour is a lively chat about books, movies, music, television, comics and pretty much anything else that strikes a nerve, all in a weekly roundtable from NPR. Features "Monkey See" blogger Linda Holmes and an occasionally rowdy cast of characters. Join the club at NPR.org/pchh.

Kinda Funny Games Daily

Kinda Funny Games Daily

By: Kinda Funny

Rating:

5.0 (870 ratings)

Podcast by Kinda Funny

Slate's Political Gabfest

Slate's Political Gabfest

By: Slate Magazine, Panoply

Rating:

4.5 (3519 ratings)

Voted “Favorite Political Podcast” by iTunes listeners. Stephen Colbert says "Everybody should listen to the Slate Political Gabfest." The Gabfest, featuring Slate's Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz, is the kind of informal and irreverent discussion Washington journalists have after hours over drinks. Part of the Panoply Network.

How Did This Get Made?

How Did This Get Made?

By: Earwolf, Paul Scheer, June Diane Raphael and Jason Mantzoukas

Rating:

5.0 (4851 ratings)

Have you ever seen a movie so bad that it's amazing? Paul Scheer, June Diane Raphael and Jason Mantzoukas want to hear about it! We'll watch it with our funniest friends, and report back to you with the results. Looking for the archives? All episodes older than 6 months can be found exclusively on Stitcher Premium, ad-free. Go to stitcher.com/premium and use promo code EARWOLF for 1 month free (and $5 off the annual plan!)