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Episodes that are a little different to usual

7 EpisodesProduced by Helen ZaltzmanWebsite

Sometimes one of my favourite podcasts will throw in an episode that's a little different to usual, and makes me love the show even more.Helen Zaltzman hosts Answer Me This!, and The Allusionist, which is part of Radiotopia ( from PRX.

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The story of the oldest continuously-running gay bar in the USA

November 14th, 2016


Me, crying in the street listening to this episode about the oldest continuously-running gay bar in the USA? No, that was you.

FINE, it was me. But …

A change of pace from Criminal’s more serious episodes

November 14th, 2016


I’m not condoning the crime of stealing petrified wood from national parks, but as a change of pace from Criminal’s more serious episodes, this is irresistable.

A game-changer for my intellectual self-esteem – in a bad way.

November 14th, 2016


This episode was a game-changer for my intellectual self-esteem. In a bad way. I’d covered the hashtag/pound sign/octothorpe/# on my podcast Answer Me This a while before, so didn’t think there was anything for me to …

A very jolly, humorous polemic

November 14th, 2016


Benjamen Walker deploys the preternaturally cheerful Andrew Callaway to work for a month in the ‘sharing economy’. By the third episode, poor Andrew …

The episode that made me fall hard for Song Exploder

November 14th, 2016


I hadn’t heard anyone as witty as Merrill Garbus on the show before (no offense to host Hrishikesh Hirway, who in real life is very witty, but keeps a low-profile presence on Song Exploder). Musician with bewitching …

Heben and Tracy are super-smart and dauntless in politics as they are in everything

November 14th, 2016


The first few years of podcasting were dominated by white men. This episode, for me, was the unequivocal announcement that other people exist and …

The first podcast to make me blush

November 14th, 2016


This is the first podcast to make me blush. I was listening on the bus, and was worried everyone could hear it through my skull or something.

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