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January 8, 2019 · 1.7 minutes to read

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Dr Phil’s podcast Phil in the Blanks launches tomorrow: the first guest is Shaquille O’Neal, and he’s also recorded interviews with Dax Shepard and Jay Leno. (ART19)
ESPN in the UK have launched Head in the Game with Jamie Laing and Alex Lowe. The podcast “will take an entertaining and informative look at an upcoming major sporting event”.
David Siteman Garland, a “million dollar business owner”, is interviewed about his podcast The rise to the top. “Creating a podcast is relatively easy, when you know what to do. Building a profitable laser-focused business? Much harder.” (Libsyn)


Yesterday, we wondered whether Slate’s What Next was the first daily news podcast from a major US publisher to be hosted by a woman. We were, of course, wrong, having forgotten about Post Reports. Thanks to those who contacted us including Ryan, Matthew and… Martine Powers, the, er, ah, (cough) host of Post Reports.

Thank you Erica from theNewsWorthy - another daily news podcast (and Erica’s the host, so…) - for becoming a Podnews supporter yesterday.


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