A formatting question

On the off-chance that someone might leave a comment around here once in a while, let me pose this question to the peanut gallery: Do you prefer the podcasts be posted in the traditional format (a la Olen Steinhauer) or in the audio post format (a la Joseph Bottum)?

With the audio format readers on the front page can listen to the audio without having to click. But there is not title to introduce the post.  Any strong opinions on this out there?

More than just books?

I have been thinking about how best to consolidate various blogging and social media type communications lately. And I think it makes sense to put most content here as it is the most consistent blog home I have. So I changed the theme and am going to experiment with broadening the scope beyond just book reviews (sports, theology, etc.).  Any long time reader will not be holding their breath …