Wish you could skip work to go see Hamilton, or the Copa América?

We can t score those seats, but we can offer you five amazing podcasts about soccer and theater—plus paranormal powers, espionage, and self-worth.

The Bright Sessions, Patient 12-D-10

Step inside Dr.

Bright s office and hear the confidential stories of her therapy patients: unrequited teenage love and parent-child relationships, plus uncontrollable time travel and Kilgrave-like mind control.

Thanks to the Copa América, Champions Cup, and Olympics, this is the best summer yet to become an American soccer fan.

In this episode of This American Life, comedian and author Lindy West, producer Elna Baker, and writer Roxane Gay tell harrowing first-person accounts of how living as a fat person means being treated as a second-class citizen.

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