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Modern Love: The Podcast features the popular New York Times column, with readings by notable personalities and updates from the essayists themselves. Join host Meghna Chakrabarti (WBUR) and Modern Love editor Daniel Jones (NYT) — and fall in love at first listen.More from Modern Love »

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Was I On A Date Or Baby-Sitting? | Modern Love 93

Julie Klausner tells the story of dating an "indie rock dreamboat" — who's a little immature. Sasheer Zamata ("Pizza Mind," "United States of Music") reads Julie's essay.

A Boyfriend Too Good To Be True | Modern Love 92

Caitriona Balfe ("Outlander") reads Deenie Hartzog-Mislock's essay, about an imaginary man who helps a family cope with Alzheimer's.

Modern Love Encore: 'A Heart Of Gold'

In this encore, Ruth Negga ("Preacher," "Loving") reads a story about the deep bond between a woman and her unusual pet.

We Didn't Have A Plan, But The Baby Did | Modern Love 91

Paul Sun-Hyung Lee ("Kim's Convenience") reads a story about a man improvising a birth plan.

'Urgent Messages Go Unanswered' | Modern Love 90

Andrew Rannells ("Girls") reads his own essay, about ignoring a string of urgent phone calls during a casual hookup.

'A Family Fairytale, Twice Told' | Modern Love 89

Julia Stiles ("Riviera") tells the story of a woman who has a perfect New York City apartment ... and a crush on her roommate.

'Cropped Out Of My Own Fantasy' | Modern Love 88

Kirsten Vangsness ("Criminal Minds") reads an essay about a relationship where the perfect images posted online don't match the reality.

'My Body Doesn't Belong To You' | Modern Love 87

Cleopatra Coleman ("The Last Man On Earth," "White Famous") reads an essay about a woman claiming ownership over her own body.

'Let's Not Pretend' | Modern Love 86

Kimberly Hébert Gregory ("Kevin (Probably) Saves the World," "Vice Principals") reads an essay about an attempt at dirty talk gone awry.

'My Husband Is Now My Wife' | Modern Love 85

Ann Dowd ("The Handmaid's Tale") reads Diane Daniel's essay about a woman coming to terms with her husband's gender transition.

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