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Podcast: Comrade Cowboys, Episode 1

After posting last week’s blog, Steak Story, the idea occurred to me that it would make a cool subject for a podcast. I enjoy listening to Serial as much as the next bloke. So why not give podcasting a try? How hard could it be?

Very hard. Sarah Koenig, et al, I tip my hat.

Without further ado, here’s my first-ever podcast.

Note: If you prefer a text version, last week’s blog is the same story. But minus the cool music provided by my cowboy singer buddy, Ian Tyson. (Gracias, amigo.)

Ryan Bell is a Fulbright-National Geographic Fellow, traveling through Russia and Kazakhstan for his project #ComradeCowboys. Follow his adventure on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Get updates about his work at Storify.


  1. Libbyjm
    February 18, 2016, 3:25 pm

    I really enjoyed this podcast, Ryan. I liked the mix of geo politics, data and real people dealing with what is report d as news headlines or statistics. I am left wondering….how much does a ribeye steak cost now at Goodman’s?