I’m a parasite

2 min readFeb 3

I checked the dictionary definition, and sure enough, here’s what it said: “One who habitually takes advantage of the generosity of others without making any useful return”.

To be more specific, I’m a podcast parasite.

For podcasts that have advertising, I don’t feel as guilty — I’m assuming that my patience in listening to the product endorsements and pitches for other podcasts is the price I pay to listen.

But then there are the advertising free podcasts, the ones I’ve been listening too regularly and … yes … taking advantage of the generosity of the…


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