We’d previously featured season one of Matthew Pulver’s The Crux, which took an in-depth look at questions surrounding the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as our Podcast of the Week. We wanted to call your attention to the brand new second season as well. Season two of The Crux looks at the rise […]
One of my favorite podcasts as of late is Brothers From Another Planet. Hosts LeMar McLean, Don P. Hooper, and Tarik Davis focus on the intersections of race, culture, and entertainment, serving up witty and insightful commentary each episode. Recent can’t-miss conversations have covered some of my own TV obsessions like Stranger Things and The Get Down, […]
My current favorite podcast is Imogen Watches Classic Films. The premise is that Celebrity Author Imogen Binnie (who wrote the novel Nevada, which I very much liked) drives around post-apocalyptic Los Angeles discussing classic films she has recently watched. Occasionally she runs across another replicant She talks about some of my own childhood favorites such Howard the […]
Summary: W. Kamau Bell & fellow comedian Kevin Avery are absolutely certain of one thing: Denzel Washington is the greatest actor of all time. Period. And every week they will prove it as they talk Denzel with guests, share the latest “Denzel News” and review every Denzel movie in alphabetical order (mostly). You can subscribe to […]
Summary: Progressive news and comedy from Allison Kilkenny and Jamie Kilstein “Like an underground Daily Show affiliate with more swearing, less civility, and zero budget, the daily political-comedy talk show Citizen Radio addresses the news of the day with a side-eyed glance at what, how, and why news is reported…For those who view mainstream news and […]
Summary: Pursuing equality in geekdom. Hosted by Aleen Simms. Less Than or Equal is a podcast dedicated to celebrating the accomplishments and contributions of geeks facing inequality in their industries. Link: Less Than or Equal on Relay.FM
With the political circus of the 2016 presidential election heating up, you can laugh or you can cry. Choose to laugh. Comedians and longtime friends W. Kamau Bell and Hari Kondabolu have a shared curiosity about our political process and constantly changing electoral landscape. Whether it’s an interest in exposing the unjust or the absurd, you can count on Hari and Kamau to ask the important “why?” Why do we have super delegates? Why are people still having such trouble voting? Why was Joe the Plumber a thing? They’ll try to answer questions like those each and every week throughout the election.
Do you like scary movies? Of course you do! So check out ScareTastic Podcast, which boasts fascinating conversations with filmmakers and fans about their favorite horror flicks.
You know what’s outrageous? Truly, truly, truly outrageous? The brilliant & hilarious JEMcast! If you have fond memories of our favorite holographic rock star, be sure to check it out immediately.
Love horror? We do too! We also love Girls Will Be Ghouls for awesome genre discussion