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Couple recent additions include: Effectively Wild (from Baseball Prospectus) and The Way I Heard It (small little 5-minute mysteries by Mike Rowe, the Dirty Jobs guy). Some of the podcasts I used to listen to got all changed around, people have moved on, etc. 

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The only podcast's I listen to regularly are the Joe Rogan Experience and The Fighter and The Kid. 

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Have been listening to The West Wing Weekly, 20 episodes into it, totally enjoying new insights into the show.

Not rewatching all the episodes, but when they bring up something really interesting or something I missed, I'll rewatch it. 

 

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I. Love. Podcasts.

The list changes once in a while...

  1. NPR TED Radio Hour
  2. Startalk
  3. Radiolab
  4. TWiT - Windows Weekly
  5. Penn's Sunday School
  6. NASA weekly
  7. Tony Robbins

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On 8/25/2016 at 10:14 PM, jamo said:

The Way I Heard It (small little 5-minute mysteries by Mike Rowe, the Dirty Jobs guy)

 

I just found this.   I like it.

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Just started with podcasts about 3 weeks ago to have something to run with.

The Black Tapes - it's a bit weak, but nice filler.

 

I'm looking for more.  will use this thread to try a couple more.....

 

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In no particular order
- Reply All
- Radiolab presents: More Perfect (A podcast about supreme court stories)
- RadioLab
- Tell Me Something I don't know
- This American Life
- Lore
- How I built this
- Freakonomics Radio
- Ted Radio Hour
- The Nerdist

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A lot of those listed are mainstream NPR content or similar. Those are good but I like the ones that are strictly podcast content. 

If you are a political junkie try Slate's political gabfest. It is hugely left leaning but I still enjoy the analysis.

I'm in sales and like one called "Salesman Red" with daily sales tips and expert interviews.

Also at this time of year I use the Stitcher app and do a search on "2016 year in review". It pulls up a list of obscure podcasts I'd suppose have subscribers that number below 100.  Some are on economics, some on gaming, some just on Apple IOS.

 

 

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Taking out political podcasts and ones that have been mentioned many times already, here's my current subscription list. A lot of comedy...

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On 8/25/2016 at 10:14 PM, jamo said:

Couple recent additions include: Effectively Wild (from Baseball Prospectus) 

Missing co-host Sam Miller already. 

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I have a decent commute (about 45 mins each way). Lately I've been maximizing the time by listening to interesting podcasts. 

The Joe Rogan Experience is one of my favorites so far.

Jordan B Peterson has some excellent lectures on philosphy if you're into that sort of thing. 

Anyone else enjoy a good non-golf podcast?

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