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podcast recommendations

podcasts are one of my favorite mediums. i mostly listen to an episode while getting ready in the morning, when driving, and when working out.


every few months, i'll try a new podcasting app for a week or so and these are the few podcasts i always add first. i support most of these shows on a recurring monthly basis:

solid podcasts

these are podcasts that i often listen to, but will skip if the episode doesn’t look particularly interesting. i maybe listen to ~40% of episodes:

news podcasts

while i rarely read the news, or follow news organizations online, i still enjoy listening to a couple podcast episodes about current events. i prefer the episodes that are long-form stories to the hot takes

my favorites are