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

    … water coolers, bar tops and dinner tables over the past few weeks. A serialized investigation of a 1999 Baltimore murder, “Serial” has catapulted into the national conversation. It has reached 5 million downloads and streams on iTunes, making it the fastest-growing podcast ever, Apple announced on Tuesday. That record speaks to the moxie…

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