6 Podcasts for Long Road Trips

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Got a long road trip coming up? Or maybe a long, international flight? Here are a few great podcasts that you may want to check out. You’ll be sure to find one you like that will make your long trip a breeze.

For Stories: The Moth

If you’re looking for a good story, then you need to listen to The Moth. The Moth is a non-profit that wants to bring true stories to thousands of people. The stories are about anything and everything: they can be comedic or serious, but they are always worth listening to.

For Laughs: The Comedy Button

The Comedy Button has one goal: to make you laugh. This podcast is made by some geeky guys, so they talk about video games, comic books, and internet videos. The great thing about this podcast is that it’s pretty funny even if you’re not really into the same things as the hosts.

For Men: Art of Manliness

This podcast will tell you everything you need to know about being manly. The podcast features all kinds of helpful man tips and advice, and even has interviews with very manly men, including Nick Offerman—who portrays Ron Swanson on Parks and Recreation—and Rich Sommer of Mad Men, as well as authors and many other great men.

For Women: Woman’s Hour Podcast

This great podcast brings listeners a woman’s perspective on almost everything. The podcasts discuss politics, health, law, education, art, parenting, relationships, work, fiction, food, and fashion. Put out by BBC radio, this podcast is a great listen for women, and men who are trying to better understand the opposite sex. .

For Learning: Stuff You Should Know

Brought to listeners by the same people who do HowStuffWorks.com, Stuff You Should Know gives listeners information on all kinds of things—from how horseshoes work to the intricacies of fair trade. Each podcast is informative and interesting; you’re bound to learn something you didn’t know before in each listen.

For Do It Yourselfers: Lifehacker

This podcast is committed to making people’s lives easier. The podcast is full of tips and advice on how to make the things you do every day a little bit easier. The podcast focuses on life in the digital age, and is a must for anyone who spends a lot of time using technology.


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