Jesse Thorn

Jesse Thorn (born April 24, 1981) is an American public radio show host/creator. He is the host and producer of the radio show and podcast Bullseye (formerly The Sound of Young America), which is distributed by National Public Radio to 25 public terrestrial radio stations in 13 states and is also broadcast weekly on XM Radio's "XM Public Radio" channel. He also hosts the podcasts Judge John Hodgman and Jordan, Jesse, Go!, as well as the television program The Grid, which formerly aired on IFC. Jesse Thorn also runs Put This On, a blog and web video series devoted to men's fashion.
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  • The podcast enters a new golden age

    … to have some amount of financial sustainability. That number could be as much as 250,000 a few years from now, he said, which makes alternative revenue sources a priority for most audio producers. Luckily, podcast listeners tend to be extremely loyal, which makes live events and other forms of monetization viable, said NPR’s Nuzum. “Jesse Thorn…

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