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Serial Spoiler Alert: Bowe Bergdahl to Face Court-Martial for Desertion Serial Spoiler Alert: Bowe Bergdahl to Face Court-Martial for Desertion

Last Thursday, the wildly popular podcast Serial returned to tell a story that was, in its own right, already wildly popular. Season two is about Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the American soldier who may have deserted his post in Afghanistan in 2009, and who was subsequently captured and held captive by the Taliban for five…

Desert Your Plans—Serial Is Back Desert Your Plans—Serial Is Back

Happy National Sarah Koenig Appreciation Day!!! Serial is back!

Serial's Rabia Chaudry Is Writing a Book on Adnan Syed

Rabia Chaudry, the immigration attorney who initially contacted Sarah Koenig about Adnan Syed’s case, has announced she has written a book on the famed Serial subject. Adnan’s Story: Murder, Justice, and The Case That Captivated a Nation, will be published in September 2016.

Here We Go Again, Seasons Two and Three of Serial Have Premiere Dates Here We Go Again, Seasons Two and Three of Serial Have Premiere Dates

Serial, the blockbuster podcast whose first season inspired a million thinkpieces, has announced the premiere dates for its second and third seasons, so get ready for more opinions. Variety reports Sarah Koenig will be returning as host, and revealed the new seasons will be “very different...but no less interesting”…

What's Your 'I'm Safe Now' Activity When Flying? What's Your 'I'm Safe Now' Activity When Flying?

During a conversation with Vulture at this week’s Time 100 gala, Serial host Sarah Koenig revealed what she does at 30,000 feet to reduce her fear of flying.

A List of the Existential Crises We Had While Listening to Serial A List of the Existential Crises We Had While Listening to Serial

As we all know very, very, very very very very well, today marked the final episode of Serial. And kudos to Sarah Koenig & co. for actually churning out a legitimate, relatively satisfying conclusion under the unanticipated pressure of millions fixing for answers.

Serial: What If We Never Learn Who Killed Hae Min Lee?!? Serial: What If We Never Learn Who Killed Hae Min Lee?!?

America's favorite murder mystery podcast Serial airs its finale on Thursday and the waiting is almost more than I can bare. Who killed Hae Min Lee? Adnan? Jay? Stephanie? The Best Buy pay phone? Argh. Thankfully Funny or Die chose to make fun of us Serial fans and our anxiety in a spoof about show host Sara Koenig.

Serial's Made Adnan Syed's Family Odd Celebrities Serial's Made Adnan Syed's Family Odd Celebrities

Serial and the case of Adnan Syed is now internationally popular (the BBC picked up the show) but back home, the Syeds say the case has left their family so fractured that Adnan's mother listens to her son's voice on the show's introduction for a bit of comfort while his father won't leave their bedroom.

Is Serial Driving You Slowly Insane? Come Sit By Me. Is Serial Driving You Slowly Insane? Come Sit By Me.

If you like closure, don't listen to Serial. The addictive podcast investigates the 1999 murder of Hae Min Lee, a Maryland high schooler and Adnan Syed, who was convicted of her murder. Host Sarah Koenig is thoroughly engaging but she might not be able to find the real murderer—since it seems like Adnan is…

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