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Miscellaneous Bites: September 25, 2018

  • PRX has hired a new Chief Marketing Officer: Donna Hardwick, the senior director of communications and distribution at the public television company ITVS in San Francisco.
  • APM’s Marketplace has a fascinating profile on an ecosystem of paid podcasts in China, which seems to mostly be in the self-help genre. (Marketplace)
  • “Inside Barstool Sports’ Culture of Online Hate: ‘They Treat Sexual Harassment and Cyberbullying as a Game.’” (The Daily Beast)
  • This is wild: according to a recent political news story by the Times’ Katie Rogers and Maggie Haberman, some aides in the White House are listening to Slate’s Slow Burn — “a podcast about the events surrounding the Nixon and Clinton impeachment efforts” — amidst concerns of possible impeachment proceedings. (NY Times)