PODCAST/SHMODCAST! | Live Wire Radio

Podcasts are so ubiquitous that it seems everyone you meet has one. Because of this trend, we gave Todd Glass (host of the The Todd Glass Show podcast) a truncated version of the following quiz, asking him to indicate which of the podcasts listed were real (a PODCAST) or fake (a SHMODCAST). Take the quiz yourself, and check the answers below see how you do! (Then listen to Todd take the quiz...did you do better or worse than an actual podcast professional?)

1. THE TRUTH ABOUT CATS, DOGS AND LAWN CHEMICALS
Exploring the potentially hazardous health effects of lawn chemicals on your companion animals.

2. THE WAITING ROOM
Detroit standup comics Dean Travers and Shelly McMahon try to get regular people chatting while waiting for appointments in doctor’s offices, lawyer’s offices and principles offices.

3. WHAT WAS WAS NOT WAS
Music super producer and “Was Not Was” musician Don Was’ monthly all access pass to all things that were once Was but are no longer.

4. SWINECAST
Regular Updates and entertainment on and about the pork industry from your most-trusted pork professionals.

5. THE YARNIACS! 
Gayle and Sharlene talk about what they're wearing, stalking and knitting while keeping a pair of needles ready for that ever-elusive perfect yarn.

6. THAT’S NACHO CHEESE!
Blake Ormond chronicles his mission to eat nachos once a day for a year. Each week features a different bean, meat, and cheese. This week is the Bolivian Pinto, llama meat and Aged Norwegian Manchego.

7. THE CATHOLIC PILOT
Podcasting about aviation on a wing and a prayer with Captain Jeff. Near misses, turbulence and living our faith at home and the workplace.

8. WHAT IF?
This weekly podcast explores what the world would look like if Maximilien Robespierre didn’t lead an opposition to the French war with Austria in February 1792, but instead supported the efforts of Jacques Pierre Brissot, the leader of the Girondist party.

9. PODCAST ON PODCAST ON PODCAST
Ever wonder what happens during your favorite behind-the-scenes podcast, “Podcast on Podcast?” Podcaster Dave Johnson examines his process of going behind-the-scenes for his behind-the-scenes podcast about your favorite podcasts.

10. FURCAST
A podcast about sexual anthropomorphism, furries, spirituality and internet culture.

Answers:
1. Podcast
2. Shmodcast
3. Shmodcast
4. Podcast
5. Podcast
6. Shmodcast
7. Podcast
8. Shmodcast
9. Shmodcast
10. Podcast