[A company called Volomedia was just granted a patent on “a method for providing episodic media.” and the EFF is tackling it.][link]
It walks like bullshit, talks like bullshit, and smells a whole lot like bullshit. The EFF is looking for examples of prior art (Prior to 19 November 2003).
[link]: http://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2009/11/eff-tackles-bogus-podcasting-patent-and-we-need-yo “EFF Tackles Bogus Podcasting Patent – And We Need Your Help | Electronic Frontier Foundation”