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The Emergency Nissan 200SX Repair That Might Have Been Overseen By A Guardian Angel

In a desolate and empty parking lot, two young men work to revive a dead Nissan 200SX. A stranger comes to their aid, then appears out of nowhere again later, offering words of encouragement—and leading to an inexplicable story that both of them would carry for 20 years.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Podcast-Based Writing Course Will Get You Working on Your Dream Novel

Tim Clare’s Couch to 80K writing podcast is a delightful, intense, encouraging eight-week journey towards writing a novel. For the best experience, go into it blind; all you need to know is that it’s good and it’s appropriate for any experience level. If you want to know more, keep reading, but be aware that here […]

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‘Endless Thread’ Podcast Host Ben Brock Johnson Knows the Secret to Great Nachos 

“Endless Thread” is a podcast all about stories found on Reddit. We recently invited host Ben Brock Johnson to our podcast, and while he was here, we had him tell some tales of his own on video. Learn what app he can’t live without, why he refuses to put together anything that involves an Allen […]

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How to Support Creators You Love—For Free

The best way to support creators you love is usually to buy their work—it’s financial support and support for the idea that they can make a living from their art. But even when you don’t have a cent to spare, there’s a lot you can do to support your favorite artist’s career. (There are many […]

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The Best True Crime Shows, Stories and Podcasts of 2017

The holiday season can be a saccharine overload—consider the case of heiress Sunny von Bulow, who fell into a comatose state from which she’d never wake following a 1982 Christmas celebration. Authorities accused her husband Claus of attempting to murder her by injecting her with insulin. Claus maintained that Sunny…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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The Secret Lives of Virtual Worlds is a brand new podcast about people’s digital lives in video game

The Secret Lives of Virtual Worlds is a brand new podcast about people’s digital lives in video games and virtual worlds. The first few episodes cover a donkey rancher’s foray into Eve Online piracy and an Arkansas performance artist who streamed Lord of the Rings Online from a crate.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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The Best Podcasts to Binge in Holiday Traffic

Being stuck in traffic sucks, being stuck in holiday traffic is even worse. If you’re driving this holiday season, load up your phone with an amazing podcast or two to make the traffic a little less hellish. You might even start hoping the drive doesn’t end too soon, so you can finish the episode you’re […]

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How to Bust Myths, With MythBusters Hosts Brian Louden and Jon Lung

In this episode we talk movie myths, DIY disasters, and what it takes to troubleshoot a rocket-powered sword with Brian Louden and Jon Lung of Science Channel’s Mythbusters, debuting Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 9pm. The seminal science show about disproving (and then destroying) urban legends is back, and its new hosts are…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Nine Spooky Podcasts Guaranteed to Frighten You

It’s that special time of year again when everyone is looking for a good scary story. And though podcasts more often conjure up the images of gentle interviews with creative types and soothing NPR voices, more shows are moving into the territory of old-school radio plays, producing unsettling (and addictive) stories…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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