Podyssey Picks

Podyssey Picks (Sep 13): Top Community Recommendations

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Here’s this week’s roundup of top podcasts and playlist recommendations from the Podyssey community. We also want to spotlight our podcast creator partner, Well, Now What?! Lastly, in case you missed it, we’re excited to share with you a bonus bingo game for podcast lovers. Don’t miss out on the fun!

The bizarre disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the Indian Ocean remains one of today’s greatest mysteries. What really happened?

Get ready to laugh! A comedian interviews her guest about their worst first dates and near-death experiences.

mm recommended:Sep 5th

This was SO FUNNY. Warning: Lots of potty humour, but Michael Yo and Brittany Furlan's dynamic is hilarious. The premise of this is show is that that Brittany interviews her guests about their worst first dates. Michael's finger lickin' first date definitely takes the cake.

Michael Yo Almost Died in Front of His Parents

by Worst Firsts with Brittany Furlan

The 1904 Olympic marathon is by far the worst game event in history leaving multiple athletes on the brink of death.

vertebrats recommended:Aug 28th

On the disastrous marathon run at the 1904 Olympics in St. Louis. Some parts comic and some tragic. Another story wonderfully told by The Constant

Run for Your Life

by The Constant: A History of Getting Things Wrong

A writer invested in bitcoins worth $213,000, but then they mysteriously disappeared...

gustborges recommended:Sep 5th

Intriguing and funny episode about the early bitcoin market. Old but gold.

#115 The Bitcoin Hunter

by Reply All

It’s back-to-school time! Learn and improve your memory with this podcast playlist:

Best Podcasts For Learning and Memory

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A female entrepreneur disrupted the beauty industry so fast it got too overwhelming to handle. Hear how she dealt with it:

jennx recommended:Sep 11th

A brilliant entrepreneur who saw the gaps in the beauty industry in 2010: the lack of e-commerce and subscription services. Business tip: You need the first person to say yes to get the rest on board!

Birchbox: Katia Beauchamp

by How I Built This with Guy Raz

Interested in learning more about women leaders disrupting the beauty and fashion industries? Check out this playlist:

Before Breyona Taylor was fatally shot, she had planned 2020 to be her year. Hear Breyona’s mom reflect on her life and how law enforcement ended up at her door.

When the world is teetering on the brink of an environmental disaster, a remarkable international collaboration saved Earth’s ozone layer.

mijustin recommended:Aug 30th

In a time of crisis comes a hopeful story about how the world came together around a single environmental issue.

How the world filled a hole - and saved itself

by The Tortoise Podcast

Why do wealthy countries like America have so many hardworking people who have so little? This new podcast series investigates.

michelle_ebooks recommended:Sep 4th

highly recommend this 5 part series about exactly how corporations have increasingly prioritized the profits of shareholders while constantly cutting out workers’ benefits/protections/fair wages. it is especially clear now in this pandemic how truly bad it has gotten. this truly sad reality was not ...Show More

How We Got Here, Part 1: The 'Great Risk Shift' From Companies To Workers

by The Bay

A young woman was found dead in her millionaire boyfriend's mansion. Her body was found naked, tied, and left with a cryptic note.

Kombucha and other probiotic foods are marketed to be immune system boosters but do they live up to the hype?

✨ Podcast Spotlight: Well, Now What?!

This week, we want to highlight one of our podcast partners, Well, Now What?! If you’re a new grad figuring out your career options or thinking about a career switch, this is the perfect podcast for you! The host, Savannah engages in open conversations with diverse industry professionals about all things post-grad and your next steps, career-wise.

Well, Now What?!

Savannah Locke


👉 Episode Highlight: Meet Maya Vander, a supermom and real estate agent who’s in the cast of Netflix’s hit show Selling Sunset. Listen to how she became a successful realtor in LA’s competitive real estate landscape, and her tips on negotiating tough deals and sales techniques.