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The Peculiar Utterance of the Day

The Peculiar Utterance of the Day podcast existed from March 1, 2006 to January 31, 2008. 449 episodes. 

"That's Not a Cat" may be the all-time best Peculiar Utterance. Featuring Catherine McNelis. 

Long-time listener and friend Dan Weltsch provided his list of favorite episodes. If you have a favorite, please let Tom know!

All episodes available below. Also available at Apple Podcasts.


Announcer: Gamze Ceylan (at left)

Peculiar Utterance of the Day theme: music and lyrics by Tom X. Chao. Vocals by Tom X. Chao.

Live stage version: Tom X. Chao created a live stage performance based on a handful of the Peculiar Utterance podcasts, entitled: The Peculiar Utterance of the Day: Live on Stage! March 8, 10, 11, 13, 17, 2007. The Red Room, New York.

The second podcast ran from July 26, 2009, to February 13, 2013. (It was hosted on Posterous until that service closed.)

Tom X. Chao's New Podcast then ran on Soundcloud from February 23, 2013, to January 9, 2014.

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