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Dec 20, 2019

In this season of Christmas cheer, Teresa and Gina tap into their Jewish roots to celebrate their beloved Hanukkah. Turns out it’s almost as simple as knowing the proper blessing for ice cream (thanks to Shalom Auslander on This American Life) and leaving the world a little nicer than you found it (Thanks to...


Dec 13, 2019

Podcast host Josh Peck is “Curious” about our own co-host, Teresa Strasser. Gina Grad shares her favorite moment from that interview, and it involves a trash bag full of cake. And, Ronan Farrow’s new show, “The Catch and Kill Podcast” features new details of a story we think we know.

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Dec 6, 2019

Bill Murray shows up for a podcast interview a day early, and we wouldn’t want it any other way. On “3 Girls, 1 Keith,” Amy Schumer captures the quirky, comforting mug of goodness that is Bill Murray. And an episode of “Heavyweight” exposes some secrets about the life of Moby, and how a box set he borrowed...


Nov 28, 2019

You’re about to find out what the Oscars, Three-Mile Island and the collapse of the American economy have to do with each other. Plus, when it comes to calming down your Japanese pitcher, sometimes it’s best to speak to him in Spanish. All this and your letters on this week’s Easy Listening!

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Nov 22, 2019

Two barrels, four bodies and one killer true crime series - and speaking of things isolated in the woods, we are checking back in with Dolly Parton and her Tennessee Mountain Home, and more specifically, how her music - especially 9 to 5 -- is often seen as political, except by Dolly herself. She doesn’t do politics,...