"It's just about being intentional, like actually being intentional with the voices that we choose to put on various platforms and just being intentional about empowering the voices that need to be heard," he said. "Shut up, get out of the way and let Black women lead and that I truly believe they'll take us to the promised land." … [Read more...] about Charlamagne Tha God and iHeartMedia launch Black Effect Podcast Network
Joe Rogan, for example, reportedly earned $30 million in revenue last year with 190 million downloads per month for the "Joe Rogan Experience" podcast on YouTube, where he currently has more than 8.4 million subscribers. The 52-year-old has since signed a lucrative deal with Spotify, which boasts 130 million subscribers. … [Read more...] about Megyn Kelly launching independent podcast: ‘No more corporate overlords’
Investigative reporter Aaron Davis has discovered that Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's prolific campaign fundraising was bolstered for more than a decade by a practice that left many employees feeling pressured to make political contributions to GOP candidates - money DeJoy later reimbursed through bonuses, former employees say. … [Read more...] about ‘Post Reports’ podcast: The postmaster general’s alleged straw-donor scheme
"Post Reports" is the daily podcast from The Washington Post. Unparalleled reporting. Expert insight. Clear analysis. Everything you've come to expect from the newsroom of The Post - for your ears. … [Read more...] about ‘Post Reports’ podcast: E. Jean Carroll v. the United States?
I would tell you that Kimmel is Carolla’s last remaining tether to the establishment, but he hasn’t appeared on Kimmel’s show since February 2019. (I reached out to the PR flack at Jimmy Kimmel Live about Carolla. When the flack asked me what my question was, I asked if Carolla would ever appear on the show again; they never emailed back after that.) Whether Carolla has been quietly excised from Kimmel’s guest rotation or not, that didn’t stop him from instantly defending blackface gags that Kimmel had already apologized for. This is what Carolla does now. When racism is threatened, our man is THERE, ready and armed with a #WhiteLivesMatter placard. When Bill Maher is on hiatus, Carolla is there to make sure at least ONE of them is trending for a s--tty reason. He’s not a self-made man. He’s just a miserable sycophant. … [Read more...] about Drew Magary: A hater’s guide to Adam Carolla and his garbage podcast