THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best Podcast

Whatever tickles your fancy, there is a podcast out there for you. News, sports, pop culture, history, you name it. With so many podcasts out there, it’s hard to keep track of them all. Well, this list of 12 podcasts that did excellent work in 2017 could be a good place to start your search for the perfect program.

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Nominees

Another Round
Tracy Clayton and Heben Nigatu aren’t afraid to talk about anything on their podcast Another Round—…
Bodega Boys
Comic personalities Desus Nice and The Kid Mero promote their podcasts to hundreds of thousands of …
finalist
How Did This Get Made
Fans of the Earwolf network’s popular How Did This Get Made podcast share their love for movies so-…
finalist
Lady Lovin
Fans of the podcast Lady Lovin’ start their Mondays listening to Jilly Hendrix, Greta Titelman, and…
finalist
Oprah's SuperSoul Conversations
Oprah is dedicated to bringing you “one step closer to your best self.” In 2017, she continued that…
Pardon My Take
When they debuted in March 2016, Dan “Big Cat” Katz and his partner PFT Commenter (a persona origin…
finalist
Pod Save America
Pod Save America may not have saved the country yet, but it continues to try by providing an inspir…
Politically Re-Active
W. Kamau Bell and Hari Kondabolu use their sharp political comedy to help the nation “stay joyful i…
finalist
S Town
From the people that created the Serial phenomenon, S-Town debuted in May 2017, reinventing the tru…
The Daily
The New York Times began 2017 by expanding into podcasts with The Daily. It caught on quickly, reac…
The Joe Rogan Experience
With a combined social media following of over 10M people, “Stand up comic/mixed martial arts fanat…
winner
VIEWS
David Dobrik and Jason Nash are The Odd Couple of the YouTube generation. When 20-year-old star vlo…