8 Podcasts You Should Listen To On Your Journey To Work
There's nothing worse than sitting in traffic, stewing with rage as cars crawl along. The best remedy for passing the time during a grim gridlock situation is listening to a good podcast.
The minutes will fly by as you are kept entertained and you can also learn on the go with plenty of educational offerings available.
I've put together a list of eight of the best for your listening pleasure. Just click on the titles:
This is a fantastically well researched podcast from HowStuffWorks that deals with anything and everything to do with being a woman. The hosts Cristen Conger and Caroline Ervin cover a huge range of topics from waist training and Hollywood's first female filmmakers to why there's such pressure on celebrity mothers to lose weight after a baby .
Caroline and Cristen - (Source:Farwell)
Running since 1942, this iconic BBC radio show has amazing celebrity guests on speaking to host Kirsty Young about their favourite albums of all time. This often leads to very funny, poignant and heartbreaking results. Guests have included Lily Allen and Russell Brand.
Host Kirsty Young- (Source: The Guardian)
This spooky podcast is so popular it has even spawned a series of live shows. Consistently on best podcast lists years in a row, there's a very good reason for its success. Set in the fictional town of Night Vale, it's full of eerie conspiracy theories and creepy goings on. Maybe don't listen to this one after dark.
If you're a fan of the iconic mother daughter TV series Gilmore Girls you have to listen to this podcast. Started last year by superfan Kevin T. Porter and first timer Demi Adejuyigbe, the show has absolutely skyrocketed in popularity with live shows being held all across America. To be honest even if you aren't a fan the guests and hosts have hands down created the most entertaining podcast of recent years.
Demi and Kevin- Source: The Atlantic
Recorded at WNYC a New York Public radio station, this podcast has won multiple awards and it's easy to see why. Hosted by Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, they cover fascinating topics from who processes your orders on Amazon to how doctors measure their patient's pain.
A classic, but for a reason. This podcast has some of the funniest, saddest and most inspirational stories out there and many of the episodes will leave you needing a box of tissues. Harper High School, their series centre around a disadvantaged school in Chicago's gang riddled South Side is a must listen.
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