The Serial Serial

The Serial Serial

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The Serial Serial is a podcast about a podcast. Every week, a few Onion Inc. staffers will be talking about the most recent episode of Serial, one of the most popular and addictive podcasts on iTunes. Check out The A.V. Club (avclub.com) for smart and entertaining pop culture commentary.

Episodes

Season 2, Episode 11: So now what?  

This week, The Serial Serial tackles "Present For Duty," the final episode of Serial's second season.

Season 2, Episode 10: Do politics screw up everything?  

This time around, The Serial Serial is tackling Serial's latest episode, "Thorny Politics."

Season 2, Episode 9: Are we too dumb for Serial?  

This week, Josh, Marah, and special Onion guest Marnie tackle the very human problems with diplomacy while also trying to draw parallels between the Taliban and ad agencies.

Season 2, episodes 7 and 8: Is Bowe sick, or just weird?  

This week, we're talking Serial's surprise two-parter from last week, "Hindsight" parts one and two. Josh, Marah, and Laura pick about Bowe Bergdahl's motives, talk DSM-5, and then work on faking our own deaths.

Special episode: Hey, what's up with Adnan?  

In this special episode, The Serial Serial gang chats about all the one-off episodes Sarah Koenig and company have recently dropped recapping Adnan Syed's recent legal battles.

Season 2, Episode 6: What made Bowe snap?  

This week, we're talking Serial's latest episode, "5 O'Clock Shadow," as well as Sarah Koenig's season one update.

Season 2, Episode 5: Tampa-bound, baby!  

We're recapping episode five of Serial's second season. This week, Josh, Marah, and special guest Julie Scott take on what it means to do "everything you can."

Season 2, Episodes 3 and 4: Serial v. Making A Murderer  

We're recapping episodes three and four of Serial season two. This week, we're talking escapes, captors, and the intersection of Serial and Netflix's new hit series Making A Murderer.

Season 2, Episode 2: 19 Days In Shit Pants  

We're back for our last episode of 2016 and talking about the second episode of Serial season two, "The Golden Chicken"

Season 2, Episode 1: It's back! We're back!  

Serial's second season has arrived, and thus, it's time for the return of The Serial Serial. In this episode, Marah and Josh are joined by Onion Video Producer Gus Spelman to talk all things Bowe Bergdahl. Spoiler alert: We've got expectations!

Episode 8: The One With The Lawyer  

This week, Josh and Marah are talking to Susan Simpson, a lawyer and blogger who's been intensely invested in the case against Adnan Syed.

Episode 7: Jay Speaks!  

Serial's first season might be over, but The Serial Serial isn't. This episode, Josh and Marah are joined by Clickhole's Anthony Easton to talk about Jay Wilds' surprising three-part interview with The Intercept.

Episode 6: Rabia Chaudry  

It's a bonus episode of The Serial Serial! This time around, Laura and Marah talk to Rabia Chaudry, the lawyer and Syed family friend who convinced Sarah Koenig to take Adnan's case.

Episode 5: What Sarah Koenig Knows  

Welcome back to The Serial Serial, The A.V. Club's podcast about a podcast. This week, The A.V. Club's Marah Eakin and Josh Modell are joined by The Onion's Jenny Crowley to talk about Serial's finale, "What We Know."

Episode 4: Rumours  

Welcome back to The Serial Serial, The A.V. Club's podcast about a podcast. This week, The A.V. Club's Marah Eakin, Josh Modell, and Laura M. Browning dig through Serial's Episode 11, "Rumors."

Episode 3: The Best Defense Is A Good Podcast  

Welcome back to The Serial Serial, The A.V. Club's podcast about a podcast. This week, The A.V. Club's Marah Eakin and Josh Modell, and The Onion's Rick Hamann dig through Serial's Episode 10, "The Best Defense Is A Good Defense."

Episode 2: To Be "To Be Suspected"  

Welcome back to The Serial Serial, The A.V. Club's podcast about a podcast. This week, The A.V. Club's Marah Eakin, Josh Modell, and Ignatiy Vishnevetsky dig through Serial's Episode 9, "To Be Suspected."

The Serial Serial - What's "The Deal With Jay"  

Welcome to the Serial Serial, a podcast about a podcast. Every week, a few Onion Inc. staffers will be talking about the most recent episode of Serial, one of the most popular and addictive podcasts on iTunes.

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