Podcast Listeners Really Are the Holy Grail Advertisers Hoped They’d Be

February 3, 2018

Misha Euceph was nervous. The public radio producer had started a podcast as a side project in early 2017, and the exploration of her experience as a Pakistani-American immigrant had taken off faster than she’d ever imagined, making its way to the top 50 in the Society & Culture category on Apple’s Podcasts chart and attracting some big-name advertisers. But the same question that has long plagued many podcasters nagged…

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Watch Janelle Mone deliver the most powerful speech from this year’s Grammys.

February 3, 2018

At this year’s Grammys, it wasn’t just the awards and performances that people were tuning in to see. One of viewers’ biggest questions had less to do with who’d take home the trophies and more to do with what role the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements would play throughout the night. Themes from the red carpet quickly became clear, with a smattering of artists and guests decked out in all-black…

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This feud between a hotel and a YouTuber has escalated once again

January 31, 2018

Remember that rapidly-escalating feud between the Irish hotel and the British vlogger from last week? Well, it’s escalated yet again. SEE ALSO: Logan Paul’s fans still love him and some think he’s done nothing wrong So first things first: a quick recap. Basically the whole thing started last Tuesday, when The White Moose Cafe in Dublin, Ireland, shared an email they’d received from vlogger Elle Darby. Darby had suggested a…

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Hoda Kotb’s new role on ‘Today’ just made history for the morning news show.

January 7, 2018

It’s official: Hoda Kotb is the new permanent co-host of “Today” on NBC. Photo by Matthew Eisman/Getty Images. Kotb had been the temporary replacement for Matt Lauer since November. But, throughout the past month, she seemed to impress all the right people. Her earnest, delicate on-air handling of Lauer’s dismissal was widely praised, CNN noted, after the former “Today” co-host was fired for mounting allegations of sexual harassment. “This is…

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Non-profit is making Christmas tree toppers of your favorite female figures

December 13, 2017

Nothing says decorating the Christmas tree like honoring your favorite female figures.  And you know they deserve to be at the top of that tannenbaum.  Women To Look Up To created tree toppers of powerful women from politics, pop culture, and business to make your holiday filled with a lot more cheer after 2017.  SEE ALSO: Ridiculous Star Wars holiday decor will make your house the best on the block…

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Starbucks Christmas Tree Frappuccino just tastes like sugar and regret

December 12, 2017

Please drive this away from me.Image: STARBUCKS Nothing says Christmas like a cold cup of sugar.  At least that’s what I kept telling myself as I took a sip, and another one of the Christmas Tree Frappuccino. It’s Starbucks’ latest concoction that has people running out to corporate coffee shops, where they spend $5 and most likely take a bunch of smartphone photos to later post on social media.  Like…

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