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The Daily Beat

A daily news podcast that gives you 15 minutes of original reporting on events throughout NYC that speak to greater national and international issues.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and host of the Daily Beat podcast on BTRtoday. He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around…
Recent Episodes
David Dickinson joins the show to discuss his recent study exploring the effect of insufficient sleep on voting and other…
In Part 2, Gavin Jenkins discusses exploring areas with more diverse populations with bigger parks and how his study's findings…
Gavin Jenkins joins the show to discuss his recent study exploring positive feelings arising from spending time in city parks.
In Part 2, Dr. Steve Billet offers his predictions for Democratic primary finalists, Joe Biden's waiting period and whether…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Beto O'Rourke's reported early fundraising numbers and how candidates will have to keep cash…
Joe reacts to the horrific massacre in New Zealand and the role of Islamophobic rhetoric spread and championed by conservative…
Joe shares his thoughts on the New York Giants trading star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and calls his dad for a different…
Joe discusses the #DropFox protest and talks to Madeline Peltz about uncovering Tucker Carlson's racist, sexist and homophobic…
Joe discusses the absurdity of the college admissions scandal and the continued hell week for Fox News in the wake of new Tucker…
Elena Childers joins the show to discuss her wild plans for SXSW 2019 and what BTRtoday readers and followers can expect to…
In Part 2, Megan Sholar discusses why the U.S. is so far behind European countries on paid family leave and the potential of…
Megan Sholar joins the show to discuss paid family leave in the United States, its role in the 2020 election, and how far America…

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