#316: A Scandal With Porpoise

A podcast with a (bottle)nose for the truth.

Some of our favorite podcasts recommendations are the ones with a premise that’s totally out there.

This year alone we’ve featured a deep dive into aliens that abducted your attention before it filled your feed and a thrilling and very crappy whodunnit.

It’s safe to say we know a thing or two about extraordinarily absurd audio but even Hooked on Freddie took us by surprise.

Venturing into a seemingly bleak coastal town of Amble, you’ll find yourself wrapped in an extraordinary friendship between an enthusiastic dolphin named Freddie and fervent animal rights activist, Alan Cooper.

Hooked on Freddie is an enthralling treasure of a podcast – it takes the pacing of your standard issue true crime but applies it to a nationwide scandal involving Cooper who ends up flippantly accused of some pretty lewd behavior.

This uses interviews from the late 1980s and ‘90s as well as new interviews with Cooper to bring you this captivating story. six-part podcast series leans on Becky Milligan, who initially covered Freddie’s appearance in the North Sea as a student journalist. Milligan

Hooked on Freddie is guaranteed to be a ride that pulls together healing powers, extra-terrestrial speculations, intense rivalries, and heart-wrenching transformations; a potent concoction guaranteed to leave you, well, hooked!

Have a listen and share what you think.

Thistle.co – Thistle Delivers Delicious, Healthy Meals Right To Your Door Why Thistle? Harness Plant Power. Delicious, nutritious plant-forward meals, snacks, and cold-pressed juices, too! Your body deserves the best. Our dishes are designed by nutritionists and crafted by chefs. $100 off over your first four weeks.
  →  Click here to sign up to Thistle.co today!.

International Intrigue – Staying informed about the world doesn’t have to be boring. International Intrigue is a free global affairs briefing created by former diplomats to help the next generation of leaders better understand how geopolitics, business and technology intersect. They deliver the most important geopolitical news and analysis in <5-minute daily briefing that you’ll actually look forward to reading.
  →  Click here to sign up for free today.

Skillshare – Skillshare is a platform that offers thousands of classes in a variety of subjects. From creative arts to business and technology, there's something for everyone. Expert instructors guide students every step of the way and a community of passionate learners provides support and inspiration. Whether you're looking to learn something new or enhance your existing skills, Skillshare has something for you.
  →  Click here to get One Free Month of Skillshare.

📢 Interested in sponsoring Podcast Delivery?
Book your ads today

Join the conversation

or to participate.