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Serial is a podcast from the creators of This American Life, hosted by Sarah Koenig. Serial unfolds one story - a true story - over the course of a whole season. The show follows the plot and characters wherever they lead, through many surprising twists and turns. Sarah won't know what happens at the end of the story until she gets there, not long before you get there with her. Each week she'll bring you the latest chapter, so it's important to listen in, starting with Episode 1. New episodes are released on Thursday mornings.

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Serial is a podcast from the creators of This American Life, hosted by Sarah Koenig. Serial unfolds one story - a true story - over the course of a whole season. The show follows the plot and characters wherever they lead, through many surprising twists and turns. Sarah won't know what happens at the end of the story until she gets there, not long before you get there with her. Each week she'll bring you the latest chapter, so it's important to listen in, starting with Episode 1. New episodes are released on Thursday mornings.

    Introducing: Nice White Parents

    Introducing: Nice White Parents

    We have a new show! Here’s a sneak peek of Nice White Parents, a new limited series about building a better school system, and what gets in the way. Coming July 30 from Serial Productions, brought to you by The New York Times. Subscribe today.

    • 6 min
    Some Time When Everything Has Changed

    Some Time When Everything Has Changed

    The state of Ohio decides where Joshua belongs.

    A Madman’s Vacation

    A Madman’s Vacation

    A teenager decides to cooperate.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    The Snowball Effect

    The Snowball Effect

    If you listen closely to the trash-talking, you start to get the message.

    • 57 min
    You in the Red Shirt

    You in the Red Shirt

    Life after you put a cop in jail.

    • 53 min
    Pleas Baby Pleas

    Pleas Baby Pleas

    Don’t tell the judges, but the prosecutors have the most power in the building.

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
62.8K Ratings

62.8K Ratings

Bradfordo ,

Exceptional Podcast

I’d give it 6 stars if I could

hgu0 ,

Caucasians

It's too bad Caucasians are so easily offended. Maybe they could've actually learned something about themselves 🙄 and maybe, ya know, tried to change for the better?

Palabra amor ,

3 Fantastic Seasons so far!

Season 1 was fascinating, season 2 was a deep look at how politics can mess with a situation, and Season 3 is so timely and relevant, sad and frustrating and enlightening all in one.

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