What’s the Best Podcast Episodes You’ve Ever Listened To? Here’s a list of 20

Recently, one of our favorite Twitter accounts, AlexAndBooks, surveyed his audience to figure out the best podcast episodes they have ever listened. This is a fantastic list full of nearly 40+ hours of the wisest banter you can find over audio.

Check out the lists below and if you haven’t followed Alex, be sure to add him for book reviews and other amazing content.

Are These The Best Podcast Episodes Of All Time? You Be the Judge…

Naval Ravikant: The Angel Philospher on Farnam Street Podcast

WG’s Review: This is a must-listen podcast. Actually, anything by Naval is a must-listen! You have to check out. We’d recommend checking out the book, The Almanack of Naval Ravikant: A Guide to Wealth and Happiness, as a nice compliment.

David Goggins on The Joe Rogan Experience

WG’s Review: David Goggins is a certified bad-ass and crazy mentally strong human being. He’s a formal Navy Seal, Ultra-marathon runner, and current physical freak consistently pushing his body to the limits. Listen to him if you want to understand why you should embrace pain.

Jocko Willink Interview On The Tim Ferriss Show

WG’s Review: Jocko is another ex- Navy Seal and best selling author. His take-no-B.S. attitude is infectious. Tim and Jocko cover discipline, war, hard questions, and life philosophy. Be sure to add Jocko’s books Extreme Ownership and Discipline Equals Freedom.

Tim Ferriss on Jocko’s Podcast

WG’s Review: Jocko reverses the whip on Tim, and they nerd out on Musahi, An Epic Novel of The Samurai Era for most of the podcast. Four hours seems long, but this a gem that goes by quickly if you’re fan of either of these two titans.

How to Get Rich – Naval Ravikant

WG’s Review: This is an episode you should listen to 10 times if your goal is gain freedom through wealth accumulation. Naval is interviewed by his brother Nivi about his viral tweet storm on the same topic.

Elon Musk on The Joe Rogan Experience

WG’s Review: This one almost made the internet explode. Musk is a weird character but a certified genius and, after watching this episode, maybe someone you’d want to grab a drink with…and maybe a smoke with πŸ™‚

Rory Sutherland on Farnam Street Podcast

WG’s Review: Rory is an advertising wizard and if you’re into marketing psychology and positioning, this is your podcast!

Bill Gurley on the Colossus Podcast

WG’s Review: Bill Gurley is a fantastic listen if you’re into investing or the start up scene.

Jerry Seinfeld on The Tim Ferriss Show

WG’s Review: We’ll skip the clever Seinfeld joke and just say that this is a man who reached the pinnacle of his profession. Definitely worth a listen!

Kunal Shah on Startups

WG’s Review: Kunal Shah  is a pure hustler who has done it all from selling CDs, mehndi cones, teaching computer science to neighbourhood children, and running a cyber cafΓ© to building billion-dollar startups like Freecharge and cred and has invested in more than 150 startups.

Frame works to Become a Billionaire with HubSpot

WG’s Review: Dharmesh shares his thought process behind buying the Hustle, how he thinks about time & money, and how HubSpot came to be. They close the episode talking about ideas around a better version of LinkedIn and the future of software.

Jimmy Wales on How I Build This with Guy Raz

WG’s Review: In 2001, Wales launched Wikipedia, a website where thousands of community members could contribute, edit, and monitor content on just about anything.

BTCO39: The Bitcoin Adoption Curb w/ Croesus

WG’s Review: Preston Pysh talks with Bitcoin influencer, Croesus, about his articles on Bitcoin’s adoption curve and value proposition.

Andrew Huberman on Controlling your Dopamine for Motivation, Focus & Satisfaction.

WG’s Review: In this episode Hubert explains dopamine peaks and baselines, and the cell biology of dopamine depletion. It is definitely a must watch!

Jordan Peterson Shares The Best Major to Get You Laid

WG’s Review: Flagrant 2 is a comedy podcast that delivers unfiltered, unapologetic, and unruly hot takes directly to your dome piece. In an era dictated by political correctness, hosts Andrew Schulz and Akaash Singh, could care less about sensitivities. If it’s funny and flagrant it flies. If you are sensitive this podcast is not for you.

Alexander Fridman: My Dad, the Plasma Physicist

WG’s Review: Alexander Fridman is a professor at Drexel University and the director of the Nyheim Plasma Institute. He is one of the top plasma physicists and plasma chemists in the world.

Balaji Srinivasan – Bitcoin and Ethereum, Crypto Oracles and More.

WG’s Review: Balaji S. Srinivasan (@balajis) is an angel investor and entrepreneur. Formerly the CTO of Coinbase and general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, he was also the co-founder of Earn.com (acquired by Coinbase), Counsyl (acquired by Myriad), Teleport (acquired by Topia), and Coin Center.

Mel Robbins on Be More Confident with The High Five Habit

WG’s Review: Mel Robbins is a former lawyer turned CNN legal analyst, bestselling author, talk show host, and one of the most widely booked public speakers in the world. Her new book is The High Five Habit. You can’t miss this one!

Seth Godin on The Game of Life, The Value of Hacks, and Overcoming Anxiety

WG’s Review: Seth Godin (@ThisIsSethsBlog) is the author of 19 international bestsellers translated into more than 35 languages, including Tribes, Purple Cow, Linchpin, The Dip, and This Is Marketing. He writes daily at Seths.blog, which is one of the most popular blogs in the world.

Morgan Housel: The Psychology of Money & How to Become A Better Investor

WG’s Review: Morgan Housel, the author of The Psychology of Money: Timeless Lessons on Wealth, Greed, and Happiness. Housel is a partner at The Collaborative Fund and a former columnist at The Motley Fool and The Wall Street Journal.

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