Investigative Journalism

Wind of Change

Wind of Change

Spending almost eight hours listening to how the Scorpions song "Wind of Change" was, in fact, written by the CIA is a weird way to spend your time. And if this was all...
American Jihadi

American Jihadi

Imagine being such a true believer that you leave your comfortable, middle class American home and go to a war-torn country to take up arms against all perceived enemies...
Bad Batch

Bad Batch

Podcasts are this weird chain reaction of discovery. I don't often find them serendipitously. I honestly rarely hear about limited series podcasts via word of mouth. Sure...
Atlanta Monster

Atlanta Monster

I tend to ingest media about certain things — mainly serial killers — in chunks. A little while back I listened to a podcast about the Black Dahlia and then watched...
Running from COPS

Headlong: Running from Cops

Back in college, we had a Saturday evening ritual. Before heading out to the campus bars we'd catch an episode of COPS. There was nothing like watching shirtless...
The Dropout

The Dropout

I’m like the last person in America to read about the case of Theranos. I had a vague notion what it was all about, but really hadn’t dug in. In all honesty, I...
S-Town

S-Town

I don't think anybody needs me to be telling them about the Shit Town podcast at this point. Half of North America downloaded it in 2017 when it came out. It was...