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    What's New With WIRED
    From Airwave: As CES kicks off today, What’s New With WIRED brings you the latest in-depth coverage covering the intersection of technology and culture. WIRED’s award-winning journalism will help you make sense of a world in constant transformation, and explores the ways technology is changing our lives.
    America In The Morning
    Play trailerCelebrating its 40th anniversary as a radio broadcast this year, America In The Morning has joined the Cumulus Podcast Network. Expect news reports from around the country and across the globe, with the latest overnight developments in business, breaking news, politics, sports, entertainment, and weather.
    Moms and Mysteries: A True Crime Podcast
    Moms and Mysteries has renewed its advertising sales agreement with Libsyn’s AdvertiseCast. The show has amassed more than 30 million downloads to date.
    Into The Dark
    Play trailerPayton Moreland’s podcast Binged has a new name - the show is now called Into The Dark. It’s with AdLarge.
    Like A Magic Spell
    Play trailerThe history book on the shelf is always repeating itself: fifty years ago, ABBA’s Waterloo won the Eurovision Song Contest - and now you’ve got this ABBA song going round your head, and you couldn’t escape if you wanted to. Like A Magic Spell is a brand new podcast unlocking the joy of ABBA, one song at a time with ABBA superfans and music journalists.
    United Bodies
    United Bodies is new this week from Ms. magazine, hosted by health and disability writer, producer, and activist Kendall Ciesemier. The show is a podcast about the lived experience of health; it’s the third podcast from Ms. magazine.
    Winnie Taylor's 4th and Inches
    Play trailerWinnie Taylor’s 4th and Inches is an eight episode audio fiction podcast launched this month from Gen-Z Media. It’s the story of a teenage girl who reconnects with her estranged father, a once-prominent quarterback making one last run at glory.
    Football's Greatest
    Play trailerIn the UK, legendary football broadcaster Jeff Stelling is launching his debut football podcast Football’s Greatest, a Folding Pocket production with BBC Studios, kicking off (if you’ll pardon the soccer pun) with his first guest Chris Kamara today. The season is planned to be 40 episodes.
    The Receipts Podcast
    Spotify’s The Receipts podcast (marked in the artwork as “A Spotify Video Exclusive”) returns after a two month break, following the departure of former co-host Milena Sanchez. Milena made her unexpected exit via an out-of-the-blue email resignation; hosts Tolly T and Just Call Me Audrey have plenty of life news to catch you up on.
    Things Fell Apart
    Things Fell Apart returns for a new season today, with Jon Ronson revealing eight more wholly unexpected but all too human stories about the culture wars that divide us so toxically today. Featured are the new battle lines in the culture wars which ignited during lockdown and that dominate society now: from covid conspiracies and Antifa hysteria, to racial and gender identity politics, free speech and protests against lockdown that spiralled out of control.
    Wrongful Conviction
    Play trailerWrongful Conviction returns for a new season this week, highlighting thirty new stories of innocent people behind bars. The cases underscore shocking systemic failures and outright biases within the legal system, and celebrate the triumph of the human spirit even in the face of overwhelming injustice. It’s produced by Lava For Good.

Podcast data for Jan 9

#1 in Apple Podcasts
Dark Downeast (audiochuck)
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck Podcast (Mark Manson)

#1 in Spotify
The Joe Rogan Experience (Joe Rogan)
The Joe Rogan Experience (Joe Rogan)

Over the last week, 170,867 podcasts published at least one new episode (up 11.6%). source

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