Serial Season Two Focuses on Sergeant Bergdahl

Photo: Courtesy of WBEZ It’s here! Season two of “Serial” just hit the podcast store at 6am this morning, so expect everyone to have their headphones in on the commute to and from work today. The 44-minute podcast is narrated by reporter Sarah Koenig (who you’ll remember from season one) as she digs into the case of Sergeant Bergdahl, a United States Army soldier who is facing charges after walking off his post in Afghanistan, and who was held in captivity by the Taliban-aligned Haqqani network from June 2009 until May 2014. Bergdahl recounts…

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Kim Kardashian Has 27 Million Instagram Followers

Congratulations, Kim Kardashian. The reality TV star just hit 27 million followers on Instagram, rewarding fans last night with a raunchy thong selfie and a thank you note. Because, of course.   To put that into perspective for you, the reigning queen of reality TV has more followers on Instagram than Australia has people–way more. I’m from Australia, and our population only just hit 23.1 million, so there are literally millions more people who see Kim’s naked selfies every day than there are people in the world’s 12th biggest economy. Fact. Unfortunately, that’s not the only…

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