Get ready for a podcast to completely take over your life – againSerial is back Sept. 20 for Season 3, with new episodes every Thursday.
According to a press release from the Serial team, Season 1 was downloaded over 16 million times. The phenomenal popularity of Serial’s 2014 debut was a key factor in the resurgence and rise of podcast culture. It also led, remarkably, to the revisiting of Adnan Syed’s contentious murder conviction (though things are moving slow).
In Season 3, Serial goes right into the nitty-gritty and often uncomfortable flaws of the criminal justice system, specifically in Cleveland. From drug possession to full-on felony, each episode or batch of episodes will focus on a different crime and how it goes through the system. Read more…
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