The women of Invisibilia, Strangers, and This American Life on the DoubleX Gabfest.

All Those New Women on the Radio. Do You Find Their Voices Annoying?

All Those New Women on the Radio. Do You Find Their Voices Annoying?

Slate’s weekly women’s roundtable.
Feb. 5 2015 10:00 AM

DoubleX Gabfest: The Broadscasting Edition

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On this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins Outward editor June Thomas and New York editor Noreen Malone to interview the female hosts of some of our favorite podcasts, including Invisibilia, Strangers, and This American Life.

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Hanna recommends Junglepussy’s “Nah” video. She also loved the Swedish movie Force Majeure.

Noreen recommends a site/newsletter Of a Kind that makes cool recommendations.

June is into PBS Food’s The Great British Baking Show.

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Noreen Malone is a senior editor at New York Magazine.

Hanna Rosin is the co-host of NPR’s Invisibilia and a founder of DoubleX. She is also the author of The End of Men. Follow her on Twitter.

June Thomas is managing producer of Slate podcasts.