Podyssey Picks (Jan 17): Top Community Recommendations
Here’s this week’s roundup of top podcasts and playlist recommendations from the Podyssey community. From an interview with the CEO of Parler, the app that helped incite the US Capitol riots, to a look at how coffee addiction and withdrawal affects the brain, there’s lots to discover this week! We’re also excited to spotlight our podcast sponsor, The Apology Line, a new series from Wondery about a social experiment that consumes its creator, taking him to dark places he never imagined — including trying to stop a serial killer.
An interview with the CEO of Parler, the app booted from Apple, Amazon, and Google for helping incite the capitol riots.
What happens when one serial killer threatens to kill more victims if another serial killer doesn't stop murdering?
Sponsored episode by Crimes & Consequences podcast
How to overcome all-or-nothing thinking with imperfect action coach Emma Norris.
Sponsored episode by A Girl in Progress podcast
Are there millions of different versions of you existing in alternate universes?
How to form a habit and make it stick.
Thoughts from a Page Podcast: Listen to authors dish about their latest books and publishing journey, what they find important, and what they're reading.
Forever Has Fallen Podcast: Humanity's hope for immortality is running for his life. Join the hunt.
Watch 99% Invisible, Radiolab, 1619 live at the Hot Docs Virtual Podcast Festival on Jan 27-29. Promo code PODYSS for 25% off.
What can be done to break up Big Tech’s power?
Stacey Abrams on dreaming big and being “too ambitious.”
Check out our playlist for exciting new podcasts to try this month.
This is what caffeine addiction and withdrawal does to your brain.
The serial killer who made weepy calls to 911.
Can we be made to believe false memories?
Hamilton-creator Lin-Manuel Miranda shares the music that shaped him.
What the attack on the US capitol means to the future of democracy.
A look into Jessica Simpson’s surprisingly intimate and moving memoir.
⭐ Podcast Partner Spotlight: The Apology Line (Sponsored)
Anonymous callers left thousands of apologies on Allan Bridge’s Apology Line, confessing everything from infidelity to murder. But calls from a serial killer take its creator down a dangerous path. Listen to the trailer:
👉 Featured Episode: A social experiment consumes its creator, taking him to dark places he never imagined — including trying to stop a serial killer.
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