It's a Thing is creating Podcasts
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Tom Merritt is the host of the Daily Tech News Show, Cordkillers, Sword and Laser and so, so many other podcasts. Molly Wood is the host of the national public radio show Marketplace Tech, former New York Times tech columnist, and author of so, so many tweets. Together, they were the creators and co-hosts of Buzz Out Loud, a daily podcast from CNET that launched a thousand memes, imitators and spin-offs. 

And finally, after lo these many years, Tom and Molly are reuniting ... combining their years of experience as journalists and podcasters to create a tour de force podcast about ... tangents. 

It's a Thing is a decidedly off-topic weekly show. It's a show about trends. It's a show about obsessions. It's a show about sneakers, becoming a plant lady, buying a house (holy cow, sewers), books, food (holy cow, lining up for pastries). It's about things that are already a thing, might become a thing, always have been a thing, or are only things in our own minds. And of course, it's about your things! If a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, this show is us tying our shoes. And talking about it. 

We hope you'll join us as valued supporters, whether you're longtime fans or new recruits. Share your things with us on Twitter, on the podcast, and on our site, and we look forward to many tangents to come. 
Tiers
It's a Feed!
$1 or more per creation
Every Patron gets an RSS feed of the show with no ads! 
Includes Discord rewards
It's a Help!
$5 or more per creation
Bonus audio from Molly and Tom comes to your RSS feed.
Includes Discord rewards
It's Your Thing!
$20 or more per creation
You get to nominate a topic and vote on the nominations to be discussed. 
Includes Discord rewards
It's Your Shoutout
$50 or more per creation
We thank you personally at the end of each show. 
Includes Discord rewards
The Rag Tag Level
$100 or more per creation
You nominate one tagline we use at the beginning of the show one time each month while you're an active supporter at this level. (No ads please. We reserve the right to veto your tagline if we don't find it appropriate.)
Includes Discord rewards
Goals
321 of 1000 patrons
When we reach 1,000 patrons we will give 1,000 thank yous live on the Internet.
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Tom Merritt is the host of the Daily Tech News Show, Cordkillers, Sword and Laser and so, so many other podcasts. Molly Wood is the host of the national public radio show Marketplace Tech, former New York Times tech columnist, and author of so, so many tweets. Together, they were the creators and co-hosts of Buzz Out Loud, a daily podcast from CNET that launched a thousand memes, imitators and spin-offs. 

And finally, after lo these many years, Tom and Molly are reuniting ... combining their years of experience as journalists and podcasters to create a tour de force podcast about ... tangents. 

It's a Thing is a decidedly off-topic weekly show. It's a show about trends. It's a show about obsessions. It's a show about sneakers, becoming a plant lady, buying a house (holy cow, sewers), books, food (holy cow, lining up for pastries). It's about things that are already a thing, might become a thing, always have been a thing, or are only things in our own minds. And of course, it's about your things! If a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, this show is us tying our shoes. And talking about it. 

We hope you'll join us as valued supporters, whether you're longtime fans or new recruits. Share your things with us on Twitter, on the podcast, and on our site, and we look forward to many tangents to come. 

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Tiers
It's a Feed!
$1 or more per creation
Every Patron gets an RSS feed of the show with no ads! 
Includes Discord rewards
It's a Help!
$5 or more per creation
Bonus audio from Molly and Tom comes to your RSS feed.
Includes Discord rewards
It's Your Thing!
$20 or more per creation
You get to nominate a topic and vote on the nominations to be discussed. 
Includes Discord rewards
It's Your Shoutout
$50 or more per creation
We thank you personally at the end of each show. 
Includes Discord rewards
The Rag Tag Level
$100 or more per creation
You nominate one tagline we use at the beginning of the show one time each month while you're an active supporter at this level. (No ads please. We reserve the right to veto your tagline if we don't find it appropriate.)
Includes Discord rewards