Vote: Best of DPD 2016

As we look back on some of the best interviews, meals, music, and more we've featured on the show from this past year, we'd also like to hear what stuck with you in 2016. Vote!

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Listener Letters: The Worst Gifts EVER

Listeners share horror stories about the worst gifts they've ever received. It might make you second-guess re-gifting that pink fuzzy alarm clock.


Rico and Brendan visit Cuba (Photos)

From a Hemingway haunt to mosaic murals, get a glimpse at our hosts’ visit to Havana (and beyond) through their personal photos from their trip.

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#DinnerPartyAftermath 2016 Photos

Take a look at how our listeners celebrated the biggest dinner party of the year with photos that show the beauty of their post-Thanksgiving meal landscape.


The First-Ever Podcast – ‘Da Carriage House

We recently stumbled across this and we're excited to share. It was found in the basement of a home in Arlington, Virginia, and... well, you're just going to have to listen to find out more about this astonishing discovery.

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Listener Letters: Literary Dinner Party Guests

Hear listeners and bookworms explain why they'd want to break bread with a variety of literary characters like Gandalf, Shug Avery, Jay Gatsby, Hermione Granger, and more