Name of Podcast: Bourdin & Co
What topics are covered: This podcast talks about politics, economics and sport news.
Why is it good to listen to? The host, Jean-Jacques Bourdin, speaks in clear French, without any particular accent. The rhythm is normal. The guests sometimes have particular accents.
You can subscribe or listen to the podcast by finding “Bourdin Direct” on iTunes.
How often are the podcasts updated? From Monday to Friday, a new podcast is aired.
Length of each podcast: Each episode is four hours long.
Bourdin and co is a French podcast aired on RMC radio. Jean-Jacques Bourdin, famous French journalist, presents this podcast. Over a four hour period, Jean-Jacques Bourdin discusses all the news, whatever it is political, economic, or sports.
Sometimes, he receives a guest who can be a political figure or a professional of a specific field, depending on the news. He also gives the opportunity to talk to the listeners. It can be by phone, they can also ask questions by text message or on the blog, to which Jean-Jacques Bourdin answers during the show.
This podcast is very interesting because there is an interaction between the presenter and listeners so that everyone can participate and comment on the news. During the 4-hour show, there is some “flash news” to sum up the news of the day, so that listeners joining being issued are not lost.
Summary: Bourdin and co is a podcast dealing with the news. Its speciality remains in the interactivity and the length of the show (four hours).