extra3 - Bosetti's week
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The editors of the TV satirical magazine “extra 3” has started a new audio podcast. Recently, the Satirist and author Sarah Bosetti every Friday the topics of the past days in “extra3 – Bosetti’s week”. “Those in power want to be ridiculed when their power goes to their heads, so maybe this is the right moment for this light-hearted grumpy podcast,” Bosetti said. In each episode there is a guest who is part of a conversation peppered with rubrics and original tones. “So there are two perspectives on every topic and nobody knows what will happen,” says the hostess. Have already confirmed for the first episodes Christoph Sieber, Schlecky Silberstein, Torsten Sträter and Tobias Mann.

50 years sign of the times
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Even after the exit of the NDR, this still exists “time sign” further. Now the WDR section is celebrating its 50th birthday. On the occasion of this, on April 4th, there will be a “time signal” for the “time signal” in WDR 5 and WDR 3but also in the “Due date NRW” in WDR 2 is about the series dedicated to special anniversaries every day. “For half a century, the Zeitzeichen has been offering a quarter-hour story every day, prepared in an excellent journalistic manner. It catches your ear and sticks with you: interesting, relevant and entertaining,” says WDR-Intendant Tom Buhrow. According to the broadcaster, the “Zeitzeichen” is also one of the most successful digital offers of WDR and ARD.

History Daily
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A podcast has recently also been about history Spotify: Appears since the middle of the month “History Daily” Monday to Friday exclusively on the streaming platform. Antonia Franz and Magdalena Pulz, journalists at the “Süddeutsche Zeitung”, deal with a topic in five episodes that still affects us today. It’s about historical moments, important connections between yesterday and today as well as small parallels and big coincidences with even greater impact. Meanwhile, Spotify has announced that the third season of the podcast “Offline + Honest” will start on April 5th. Every week, Trymacs (Max), Varion (Flo) and unsympathischTV (Sascha) give insights into their lives away from YouTube or Twitch and talk about topics that are currently on their minds.

Antenna Bavaria
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From April 1st, the program will be Antenna Bavaria again around Lake Garda be receivable. Through long-term cooperation with the Italian radio station Radio Studio Plus holidaymakers can follow the program of the private broadcaster on four VHF frequencies. Antenne Bayern will be taken over there daily from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. until October 31st. This joint European project has a long tradition: it was broadcast for the first time on Lake Garda in 1996.

MausLive
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The children’s brand KiRaKa disappears for good: from next week on, the daily children’s program will be WDR 5 on the name “MausLive” Listen. Brigitta Mühlenbeck, WDR program director for children and families: “Two years ago ‘Maus zum Hören’ was a milestone in the history of the mouse. With ‘MausLive’ we are expanding the audio area for children and creating more space for topicality, immediacy and interaction, always at eye level with the children. ” Andreas Blendin, deputy head of the “Children and Family” program group on WDR, explained to DWDL.de today in detail why the broadcaster is now relying entirely on the “mouse”.