Is it just us, or does it seem like an eternity since you downloaded the final episode of Serial ? We miss hearing Sarah Koenig obsess over The Nisha Call; we miss the show's dramatic piano interludes; we even miss hearing that woman mispronounce MailChimp. Admittedly, it's time to move on. So, how are we all to deal with the Serial-shaped holes in our hearts? Think local, that's how.
Sure, your NYC friends already tune in to West Coast heavyweights like WTF and Nerdist. But, our fair city boasts tons of prime podcasts that locals-in-the-know only wish they could keep to themselves. We're talking an enlightening sex educator, a hilarious next-big-thing comedian, and a trio of girls you'll immediately wish were your best friends. Click through to see which nine podcasts made our list. On your mark, get set, download!