A sampling of some of the best modern culture podcasts out there.
This podcast traces the existential dilemmas of a bonafide, 20-something millennial (Megan). You'll want to listen to the whole series, so start here, with the first episode.
Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams are funny. They're black. They're BFFs. And they host a live comedy show in Brooklyn. 2 Dope Queens is now in it's second season, with it's first season having been considered a tremendous success. Fire it up and chuckle away.
Pop Culture Happy Hour is a lively chat about books, movies, music, television, comics and pretty much anything else that strikes a nerve, all in a weekly roundtable from NPR. In this episode, All Things Considered Host Ari Shapiro talks with Matt and Ross Duffer, the creators of the Netflix summer hit Stranger Things.
In The Sporkful, "We obsess about food to learn more about people. The Sporkful isn't for foodies, it's for eaters." In this episode: "We explore the science of weed-infused foods with a French pastry chef and Radiolab's Jad Abumrad. We’ll tell you how it tastes, how it makes us feel, and what happens when you eat too way, way much of it."
Love+Radio features stories about people frequently on the peripheral of society. Just so you know what's out there. In this episode: Rachel Prince receives a mysterious letter from 1938.