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Episode Recommendations (3)

juliasummer recommended:Dec 29th, 2020

No party would have been complete without “Wind of Change” during my teenage years in West Germany. Therefore, this podcast was a must for me. And even though it’s based on a relatively farfetched claim, it was a fun ride involving rock stars, spies, and drug lords against the backdrop of the Cold ...Show More

I thought this episode was:

👍 Well-produced

1. My Friend Michael

by Wind of Change

juliasummer recommended:Dec 22nd, 2020

“Caliphate” was the podcast that got me into podcasts. I’ve never felt betrayed, but I understand that some things should have been handled differently. However, I suspect that this controversy followed by the internal investigation says at least as much about the state of journalism at the Times: a...Show More

An Examination of 'Caliphate'

by Caliphate

juliasummer recommended:Dec 16th, 2020

This is a great introduction to the concept of “Family Rentals” in Japan, offering an unexpected glimpse of the Japanese psyche. If this topic piques your interest: Werner Herzog made a film about it (Family Romance, LLC) and Milena Michiko Flašar based an entire novel on it (Mr. Kato Plays Family)....Show More

I thought this episode was:

😲 Fascinating
🤔 Thought-provoking
🤪 Weird

The Incredibly True Story of Renting a Friend in Tokyo

by Travel Tales by AFAR

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Art History 101

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