The 10 Best Podcasts We're Loving Right Now
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The 10 Best Podcasts For Your Ears.
Whether you're stuck in traffic or need something to get you through leg lifts, we've rounded up some of the best podcasts out there. If you want to be entertained, laugh at the world we live in, or scare yourself silly, then buckle up.
1. The High Low
Hosted by the chicest, cutest Brits, Pandora Sykes and Dolly Alderton, the two have a lot to say and they know their shit. The ladies have done their research and it's very apparent. They discuss politics, controversies, and hot topics. They recommend book, studies, and articles to read. If you want something easy and fluid to listen to, this is it. With a lot of opinions out there Sykes and Alderton have done their due diligence and created a sophisticated show by doing so.
If you’re a scaredy-cat then it's best to listen to this one in the morning. You'll be able to fall asleep at night but there are some disturbing aspects to Cults. Stories stemming from known cults like the Manson Family to the lesser known, Ant Hill Kids, the podcast is filled with creepy information. The two hosts depict the early beginnings of the cult leaders and how they so easily manipulated all types of people. A truly fascinating aspect of a rather dark time in history, Cults is a must-download.
3. Girlboss Radio
Hosted by Girlboss Sophia Amoruso, she interviews “boundary-pushing women who have made their mark”. From actresses to entrepreneurs, Sophia asks honest questions and creates conversation for the working girl. Advice and lessons learned along the way will inspire any woman at any stage of her career.
4. Bitch Sesh
Comediennes, Danielle Schneider and Casey Rose Wilson discuss all things Bravo. From the housewives to Vanderpump Rules, they dive into the deep end of reality shows. With amazing guests like June Diane Raphael to Andy Cohen himself, the podcast is incredibly entertaining. Grab a glass of wine and listen up, you’ll feel like you’re gossiping with your girlfriends.
5. Who? Weekly
Do you ever hear names of celebrities and ask yourself, WHO!? Well so do hosts Bobby Finger and Lindsey Weber, so much so they made it into a podcast. Fans can call in and leave voicemails when they don’t know who the hell a celebrity might be. So if you don’t know who Chiara Ferragni or Bella Thorne is, this hilarious podcast has got you covered.
6. You Must Remember This
This insanely innovative podcast details stories from old Hollywood. Karina Longworth researches actresses, studios, movies, and scandals of the 20th century showbiz era. Episodes detail the lives and careers of Jayne Mansfield to Grace Kelly. If you’re interested in how Charles Manson made his way into Hollywood, a detailed six-part episode will teach you all you need to know.
7. The Joe Rogan Experience
You might recognize Joe Rogan from his standup specials or hosting Fear Factor back in the day but now he’s hosting a show in his garage. His guests are eclectic, from members of the Westboro Baptist Church who have since left, to extreme MMA fighters. You are sure to find something that tickles your fancy. Don’t let the length of the episodes scare you, they are perfect for a long commute or a workout.
8. Dirty John
If you haven't listen to the crazy story of Dirty John, RUN do not walk to iTunes. Without giving too much away, it's a love story that is not at all what it seems. The Los Angeles Times covered the entire series in a detailed expose that is worth a read, once you've finished the podcast!
9. The Moth
The Moth is a unique story-telling experience. Strangers share their stories without notes, a script, or help. Some are heart-wrenching tales about family while others are embarrassing stories of puberty. If you want to partake in an episode, the live podcast moves from city to city.
10. Last Podcast on the Left
Last Podcast on the Left details dark subjects like, "Jeffrey Dahmer, Jonestown, iconic haunting, the history of war crimes, and more". The hosts make horror into humor and you'll be along for the ride. A unique spin on things that go bump in the night, you'll be laughing when you're stuck in traffic on the way to work.
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