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Bullseye with Jesse Thorn

A Society and Culture podcast featuring Jesse Thorn
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Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics and irreverent original comedy. Bullseye has been featured in Time, The New York Times, GQ and McSweeney's, which called it "the kind of show people listen to in a more perfect world." (Formerly known as The Sound of Young America.)

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addem reviewed this podcast on Mar 29th, 2019
"Jesse Thorn is the best interviewer for pop culture figures I've ever found. He's funny, nice, but has these insights and theories that even his guests are often wow-ed by. Even when THEY'RE the one who made the art in the first place!"

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Podcast Details
Started
Jul 14th, 2015
Latest Episode
May 17th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
221
Avg. Episode Length
About 1 hour

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