4 episodes

This podcast is for anyone who instinctively spells out their name after saying it, shares a name with a war criminal, or chose a new name because they were done with their original one. Even if you haven't experienced any of the above, you're still welcome to enjoy it. Hosted by Defector's Giri Nathan and Samer Kalaf. Produced by Alex Sujong Laughlin. Show art by Tara Jacoby. 

Namedropping Namedropping

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 23 Ratings

This podcast is for anyone who instinctively spells out their name after saying it, shares a name with a war criminal, or chose a new name because they were done with their original one. Even if you haven't experienced any of the above, you're still welcome to enjoy it. Hosted by Defector's Giri Nathan and Samer Kalaf. Produced by Alex Sujong Laughlin. Show art by Tara Jacoby. 

    The Average Interception Is About 10 Tweets with Ben Rothenberg

    The Average Interception Is About 10 Tweets with Ben Rothenberg

    With the Pittsburgh Steelers gone from the playoffs and their quarterback at the end of his career, tennis writer Ben Rothenberg is looking forward to fewer people tweeting that he sucks.

    Follow Ben Rothenberg (not Roethlisberger) on Twitter at @BenRothenberg.

    Episode transcript available here.

    Follow the show on Instagram @namedroppingpod and if you want to get in touch with us, you can email us at namedropping@defector.com.

    Namedropping is hosted by Giri Nathan and Samer Kalaf and produced by Alex Sujong Laughlin.

    Subscribe to Defector Media and get your first month for 99 cents at defector.com/namedropping.

    • 30 min
    Find the Thing That Feels Like You with Harper Jay MacIntyre

    Find the Thing That Feels Like You with Harper Jay MacIntyre

    Harper Jay MacIntyre talks about the experience of choosing her own name, twice.

    Episode transcript available here.

    Follow the show on Instagram @namedroppingpod and if you want to get in touch with us, you can email us at namedropping@defector.com.

    Namedropping is hosted by Giri Nathan and Samer Kalaf and produced by Alex Sujong Laughlin.

    Subscribe to Defector Media and get your first month for 99 cents at defector.com/namedropping. 

    • 45 min
    The Rohan Saturation Point with Rohan Nadkarni

    The Rohan Saturation Point with Rohan Nadkarni

    Rohan Nadkarni talks about surnames, a consequential encounter with Anthony Davis, and why he's sick of Lord of the Rings jokes.

    Episode transcript available here.

    Follow the show on Instagram @namedroppingpod and if you want to get in touch with us, you can email us at namedropping@defector.com.

    Namedropping is hosted by Giri Nathan and Samer Kalaf and produced by Alex Sujong Laughlin.

    Subscribe to Defector Media and get your first month for 99 cents at defector.com/namedropping.

    • 35 min
    Introducing Namedropping

    Introducing Namedropping

    A show for anyone who instinctively spells out their name after saying it, shares a name with a war criminal, or chose a new name because they were done with their original one. This is Namedropping, a podcast from Defector Media. Check back here January 12, 2022 for episode 1.

    • 3 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

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