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Podcast Playlist

Podcast Playlist curates the best content and stories from the podcast world. Each week, your audio DJs Matt Galloway and Lindsay Michael sample some of the most intriguing of what the internet has to offer.

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Sex is more than sex

Steve wants to have more sex with his wife. But is his focus on the bedroom obscuring a bigger issue?

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Webby nomination

The Fridge Light is nominated for an award! Vote now.

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Half-Life

Michelle explores hookup culture and the paradox of choice, meets a cute/crazy guy and finds love off the coast of Newfoundland.

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The Trouble with Rehab

Yet despite decades of research and practice, there's still no surefire way to get people clear of substance dependency.

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From gifts to hidden secrets: Podcasts about boxes and packages

Whether it's used to hold a gift, perform a magic trick or even escape slavery, some of the most interesting stories revolve around a simple box. The Memory Palace, Modern Love, Gravy, Sidedoor, Illusionoid, 99% Invisible.

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Podcasts that bridge the gap between generations

Is it all about the new-fangled versus the old-timey? Hear stories that will help us understand one another. Featuring: The Sporkful, The Secret Life of Canada, Ted Radio Hour, Second Wave, The Hilarious World of Depression, Nancy, Reasonably Sound.

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New and notable: Spring forward with this year's freshest podcasts

We’re only a few months in to 2018, but it’s already blossoming into one of the most exciting years for podcasting yet. Featuring: The Longest Shortest Time, Haunted, The Science of Happiness, Keep It!, This is Our Time, Pants on Fire.

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Podcasts that Celebrate Canadian Music

From rap battling on the internet, to creating a comic for an album — here are podcasts to prep you for the Juno Awards. Special guest Max Kerman from The Arkells joins us to talk about his love for podcasts and Canadian music. Featuring: Inside the Junos, The Imposter, Uptalk, Polaris Podcast, Mike on Much, Switched on Pop, The Trap Set.

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Exploring Branded Podcasts with Terry O'Reilly UPDATED

Under The Influence's Terry O'Reilly joins us to talk about how podcasting is changing advertising, and how advertising is changing podcasting. Plus, we hear some of our fave branded podcasts. Featuring: Gimlet Creative's DTR, LifeAfter from GE Podcast Theater, Mozilla's IRL, Ideas Podcast from Morgan Stanley.

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Long, Short, Straight, Curly: Podcasts about every type of hair

Whether it's on Superman's head or Beyoncé's, it's impossible to ignore how iconic hair has shaped our culture. Featuring: Another Round, Never Before With Janet Mock, Can We Talk?, Cracked, Out Of The Blocks, Science Vs, The Heart, Shmanners, Braidio.

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Film Podcasts to Prep You for Oscar Night

The biggest awards show of the year is almost upon us: The 90th Academy Awards. Here at Podcast Playlist, we don’t get to hand out gold statues. But the stories we’re featuring today will be perfect companions for your Oscar night.

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This Winter's Best New Podcasts: from Fake Fairies to Undercover Cops

Comedy, history, and even old-timey audio drama: the best debuts this year. Featuring The History Listen, Deadly Manners, This is Love, Off Book, Neighbors, and Secrets.

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Gripping Podcasts about Crime and Mystery

Podcasts that attempt to solve some of the most puzzling murder cases in history. Someone Knows Something, Strangers, StoryCorps, Heaven's Gate, Criminal.

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The Valentine's Day Special

It’s the middle of February, which means love is in the air. We’re fast approaching that sometimes contrived holiday that celebrates cinnamon hearts, Cupid’s Arrow and secret admirers. We promise you’ll love the stories we’re sharing. In fact a few of them are bound to surprise you. Featuring: Science Vs, Land of Desire, Snap Judgment, Story Corps, Death, Sex & Money, Grownups Read Things They Wrote As Kids.

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Podcasts that bring the written word to life

Is storytelling in our DNA? Can a poem change your mood? These podcasts bring the written word to life.

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Winter Debuts Worth Sharing

Looking for stories to keep your ears warm this winter? From heartbreaking dramas to satirical comedies, here are some of the most innovative podcasts out today. Featuring Endless Thread, Heavyweight, Battle Scars, Dexter Guff is Smarter Than You, Interesting People Reading Poetry, My Neighbors Are Dead Podcast

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How to Live Your Best Life in 2018

Don't give up your New Year's resolutions just yet. This episode is all about self help. From sleeping better, to having better conversations, to getting out of a rut: here are the best podcasts for creating a better life. Featuring: NPR's Hidden Brain, Adulting, Gimlet's Every Little Thing, Ted Talks Daily, Radiotopia's 99% Invisible, Nerdette (WBEZ), CBC's Personal Best.

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The Most Captivating Podcasts of 2017

Our staff selects their favourites this year, from listening in on a therapy session to embarking on a superhero mission. Featuring: Where Should We Begin, Radio Diaries, The Polybius Conspiracy, The Daily, The Adventure Zone, Trampoline Hall.

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In Case You Missed It: The Biggest Stories of 2017

What is it like to confront Harvey Weinstein or to be swept up by the 'antifa' movement? IRE Radio Podcast, Longform, The Debrief, Deep Trouble: the North Atlantic right whale in peril, The Breakthrough, The World in Words.

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Podcasts to Help Stop Climate Change

Here are the best podcasts on global warming. Featuring: Hidden Brain, 2050: Degrees of Change, Terrestrial, Science Vs, Outside Podcast, WTF with Marc Maron.

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Fascinating Podcasts From the Top of the Charts

Podcasting's Greatest Hits. Feat: Buzzfeed's Another Round, WNYC Studio's More Perfect, How Did This Get Made?, CBC's The Fridge Light and WNYC Studio's Snap Judgement.

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The Best New Podcasts Right Now

New and Notable releases. Featuring: NPR's Rough Translation, Gimlet's Uncivil, Dirty John, Someone Knows Something, Part-Time Genius, The Naked American Songbook.

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These news podcasts will keep you in the know

The best podcasts to keep you informed of current affairs. The Daily, Canadaland Commons, Reveal, Stay Tuned with Preet Bharara, Safe Space. Plus and interview with Michael Barbaro.

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Stories About Seeking the Spotlight

We share the stories of the people who seek out fame and those who would rather remain anonymous. KCRW's Unfictional, 99% Invisible, Missing Richard Simmons, 2 Dope Queens, Love + Radio, Bullet Train.

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Exploring Podcasts About Music and Sound with Raina Douris

We had a listening party with Raina Douris. Today's episode is all about music and sound. Featuring: Planet Money, Surprisingly Awesome, Twenty Thousand Hertz, Still Processing, I Only Listen to the Mountain Goats, Ways of Hearing, The Imposter.

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The Seriously Scary Halloween Special - UPDATED

Seven podcasts to get you in the spirit of All Hallows' Eve. Feautring: 99% Invisible, Snap Judgment Presents: Spooked, BBC Shortcuts, The Memory Palace, Here Be Monsters, Interesting Vancouver Presents.

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From Cosby to Wonder Woman: complicated legacies

Let's examine our complicated relationship with legacy. Featuring: Revisionist History, Fresh Air, Code Switch, The Secret Life of Canada, Cosby Unraveled, Stuff You Missed in History Class.

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