Curated Culture

A sampling of some of the best modern culture podcasts out there.

by Pastime

    Curated culture

    Oct 13 2016

  • Welcome to Millenial

    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.

  • 2 Dope Queens: Dad Bods

    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: Stranger Things

    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.

  • The Sporkful: Pot Brownies

    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: Greetings from Coney Island

    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.