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Pod Drop is a flash briefing for discovering new podcasts. (Sounds "meta," doesn't it?) Each episode describes three recently-launched ("dropped") podcasts that you might want to add to your listening. For sure you should add *this* podcast! Two episodes a week, each one just five minutes long. Concise and informative.

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Pod Drop is a flash briefing for discovering new podcasts. (Sounds "meta," doesn't it?) Each episode describes three recently-launched ("dropped") podcasts that you might want to add to your listening. For sure you should add *this* podcast! Two episodes a week, each one just five minutes long. Concise and informative.

    Episode 11 - Servant of Pod with Nick Quah, Land of the Giants, Truth vs. Hollywood

    Episode 11 - Servant of Pod with Nick Quah, Land of the Giants, Truth vs. Hollywood

    A flash review of three new and returning podcasts! 
    1. Servant of Pod with Nick Quah - the famous podcast expert finally starts a podcast!
    2. Land of the Giants - the immersive Recode series returns to examine Netflix
    3. Truth vs. Hollywood - can truth coexist in life and on the screen?

    • 5 min
    Episode 10 - Unholier than Thou, Good Yarns, Waiting on Reparations

    Episode 10 - Unholier than Thou, Good Yarns, Waiting on Reparations

    A flash review of three outstanding new podcasts!
    Unholier Than Thou - A priest tries to figure out the world
    Good Yarns - Lots of laughter ...but no knitting, get it?
    Waiting on Reparations - Rap and politics

    • 4 min
    Episode 9 - Live! From Tomorrow, My Funeral Home Stories, RomComPods

    Episode 9 - Live! From Tomorrow, My Funeral Home Stories, RomComPods

    Three (very different!) new podcasts!
    1. Live! From Tomorrow - A show within a show, serious and frivolous
    2. My Funeral Home Stories - Is this the True Death genre?
    3. RomComPods - Fun escapist romantic comedy fiction

    • 4 min
    Episode 8 - Heaven Bent, Borrasca, Hope in Darkness

    Episode 8 - Heaven Bent, Borrasca, Hope in Darkness

    Three splendid (and somewhat strange!) new podcasts!
    1. Heaven Bent: Strange manifestations in a Canadian church
    2. Borrasca: A gloriously produced fictional mystery/horror show
    3. Hope in Darkness, the Josh Holt Story: Political abduction

    • 4 min
    Episode 7 - Staying Human, Homemade Cooking, Stroke of Genius

    Episode 7 - Staying Human, Homemade Cooking, Stroke of Genius

    Three new (one returning) podcasts!

    Stay Human (Michael Franti) / Homemade (Allrecipes) / Stroke of Genius (IPO Educational Foundation)

    • 4 min
    Episode 6 - Coming out (of Covid), Wind of Change, Missing in Alaska

    Episode 6 - Coming out (of Covid), Wind of Change, Missing in Alaska

    Three new fabulous new podcasts!
    Can We All Come Out Now? - Stories  of (extreme) emergence.
    Wind of Change - Did The Scorpions really write that iconic song?
    Missing in Alaska - A (very) cold case of two missing senators.

    • 5 min

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