All posts by Wil Williams

Hi. I'm Wil, and I hate whales. I also have a lot of feelings about podcasts. She/her.

5 Podcasts to Help You Cope with the Horrific Garbage Tornado of Today

I think we can all agree that 2017 is a horrifying roller-coaster ride that will land us all directly into a fully-realized version of the Springfield Tire Fire, but all of the fun-making adrenaline of a roller-coaster has been replaced with crippling anxiety and depression. Also, the cost of admission is more than an annual pass ...

This Week in Podcasts: 4/30/17 – 5/6/17

This Week in Podcasts 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! Feel free to give me recommendations–as well as any feedback or ...

The Magic of Audio Editing: Making Penn Jillette Seem Bearable

On April 6th, my husband and I went to go see one of our favorite shows, NPR's Ask Me Another. The show is a trivia and word puzzle game, a fun and silly departure from NPR's usual news--much more Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me! than All Things Considered. The event was a rare date night for ...

This week in Podcasts: 4/23-4/29

This Week in Podcasts 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! Feel free to give me recommendations–as well as any feedback or ...

First Impressions: The Strange Case of Starship Iris

The Strange Case of Starship Iris is a new fiction podcast with 5 episodes released at the time of writing this review. The show focuses on Violet Liu, who has reluctantly become part of the crew on a smuggler ship. The show lies somewhere between Firefly, EOS 10, and Wolf 359, and has quickly become one of the podcasts ...

This Week in Podcasts: 4/16/17 – 4/22/17

This Week in Podcasts 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! Feel free to give me recommendations–as well as any feedback or ...

This Week in Podcasts: 4/2/17 – 4/8/17

This Week in Podcasts 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! Feel free to give me recommendations–as well as any feedback or ...