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What's It Like to Be Serial's New Co-host?

Vulture - 17 Oct 2018
I feel that way particularly when I see my colleagues across the hall at This American Life, or at pretty much any daily podcast, where they sometimes have to put out these detailed, reported stories within 12 hours. But that's just the name of the ...
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The Extraordinary Accomplishment of Serial Season 3

Slate Magazine - 18 Oct 2018
Serial has never been about closure. The podcast that revolutionized the form did so by chasing down stories in all their complexity, with a willingness to forgo easy resolution. But its third and best season won't even let you get your bearings. There ...
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Serial podcast season 3 release date: How many episodes? - 26 Sep 2018
The third season of the popular investigative podcast, Serial was just released last week (September 20). Listeners can now tune into the first two new episodes on various different podcast platforms. Apple users can use the Podcast app that comes with ...
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After a Long Break, Serial Has Its Day in Court

Vanity Fair - 28 Sep 2018
The new season of Serial—the award-winning investigative podcast hosted by Sarah Koenig—isn't like the others. The record-breaking first season, released in late 2014, chronicled the 1999 disappearance of high schooler Hae Min Lee and the subsequent ...
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Serial podcast juggernaut sprawls into everyday life in burbs

The Australian - 12 Oct 2018
Serial launched in 2014 as a podcast investigation of the murder of Baltimore teenager Hae Min Lee, and the potential wrongful conviction of her ex-boyfriend, Adnan Syed. Serial season two focused on an American marine, Bowe Bergdahl, who abandoned ...
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Serial Now Has an After Show Podcast, Courtesy of Ideastream

Cleveland Scene - 02 Oct 2018
"Our podcast is really just a roundtable after show podcast with a panel of local criminal justice experts. But that format allows us to get some local perspectives into the criminal justice system, and into the reporting itself, while having a fun ...
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Serial, Still a Juggernaut

Vulture - 24 Sep 2018
When Serial returned with its highly anticipated third season last Thursday, dropping two episodes to kick off an ambitious journey into the heart of Cleveland's criminal-justice system, the podcast scored its biggest debut yet: More than 1.4 million ...
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Serial in Cleveland, Ep. 6 Recap: 'You in the Red Shirt'

Cleveland Scene - 18 Oct 2018
Serial's sixth episode is framed as the beginning of the third season's second half, which will shift the spotlight from the Cuyahoga County Justice Center itself — its convolved mechanisms, protocols and persons of authority — to those who have ...
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Wild Thing podcast is like Serial but about Bigfoot

Boing Boing (blog) - 17 Oct 2018
Several years ago, radio journalist Laura Krantz read an article about anthropology professor and pioneering Bigfoot researcher Grover Krantz who died in 2002. Laura was surprised to find out that Grover was her grandfather's cousin. Her interest ...
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Serial Season 3: Nonfiction Podcast Takes on a New Story

PC The Cowl - 27 Sep 2018
The first season of the unsurprisingly popular investigative podcast, Serial, was released back in 2014. Serial's debut provided listeners with an introspective look into the 1999 homicide of high school student, Hae Min Lee, and the case of her ex ...
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Sarah Koenig's Serial has turned the podcast into an art form - 26 Sep 2018
Season one, released in 2014, was the first podcast to bust through the membrane of cult listenership and become a mainstream phenomenon. It has since been downloaded more than 170 million times, won all sorts of awards and created a template for a ...
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Serial series 3: A modest show with much to be modest about

Irish Times - 25 Sep 2018
As Serial, the long-form American crime story podcast, drops on devices for its third series, fans may be forgiven for curbing their enthusiasm. Back in December 2015, the second series of American podcast was greeted with such hype and anticipation ...

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