Month: September 2018

This Week in Podcasts: 9/23/18 – 9/29/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

Six Podcast Episodes that Left Their Mark

Originally posted on Elena Fernández-Collins:
You know the story. How does it go again? Someone’s having a hard time, the world seems empty, media becomes difficult to consume—until along come podcasts. It’s not that this is a boilerplate tale, but more that podcasting has come up in a time when a diversity of media…

This Week in Podcasts: 9/9/18 – 9/15/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

“I Never Saw That” More Than Just a 90’s Nostalgia Trip

As a bona fide 90's kid, the appeal of podcasts specifically focusing on media from the 90's is not lost on me--which is good, because there's far too many of them. When trying to find a good listen in this genre, I've mostly experienced lackluster conversation podcasts that offer nothing I couldn't get from having ...

The McElroys WILL Be In “Trolls 2”

As reported today in Vanity Fair, the McElroys' quest to appear in Trolls 2, as documented in their sparsely uploaded podcast The McElroys Will Be In Trolls 2, has hopefully come to an end; the McElroys will be in Trolls 2. This also means that now, the brothers must focus on not being cut from the film. In The McElroys Will ...

“Silent Waves”: A Moving, Harrowing Look Into the Life of an Abuse Survivor

Before jumping into this review, please note that sexual abuse is a primary theme of Silent Waves and is discussed both in the podcast and in this review. Please take care of yourself, and avoid reading this review if needed. "Our only escape is our voice," says Raquel O'Brien in the final moments of Silent Waves. "To all survivors, ...

This Week in Podcasts: 9/2/18 – 9/8/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...