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The best podcasts in April 2020—BBC’s Fake Heiress and Corbynism re-visited

Plus Something Rhymes with Purple with Gyles Brandreth and Susie Dent

In Something Rhymes with Purple, Gyles Brandreth and Susie Dent explore unusual words and their surprising etymologies in each episode

Fake Heiress, BBC Sounds

A thrilling true crime podcast without a single dead body or smoking gun, this is the tale of the fake socialite Anna Delvey, who talked her way into fancy celeb parties in New York, fooled the rich and powerful and finally got convicted of fraud. The six episodes about how she did it mixes drama with documentary to powerful effect to tell a story about what one audacious person could get away with—and what she couldn’t.

Something Rhymes With Purple, Somethin’ Else

Fancy increasing your vocabulary? Here’s a surefire way to learn some new…

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