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Looking for a new audio series to burn through? The biggest names in audio reveal their overlooked gems

Wynter Mitchell-Rohrbaugh and Karen Tongson’s podcast Waiting to X-hale is a queer/WOC analysis of Generation X. But as a late-Xer I love it for more than just nostalgic reasons: Mitchell-Rohrbaugh is a veteran of celebrity magazines, and Tongson is an academic who chairs the Gender & Sexuality Studies department at USC, and the vibe of their show perfectly splits the difference between guilty-pleasure fun and rigorous intellectual debate. Whether they’re interviewing their parents about the experience of watching the new Bee Gees documentary, or recalling the era when “the dark web was the front web”, they’re doing really valuable cultural history in an addictive, chatty, inclusive way that I don’t think any other podcast is doing.

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