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Caption: Guacamaya (pork skin sandwich)., Credit: Photo courtesy of Lesley Téllez / The Mija Chronicles
In this installment: Ignacio Morales, 30, a native of Guanajuato, in Central Mexico, who now lives in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, shares phrases in Span...

  • Added: Feb 06, 2014
  • Length: 02:12
Caption: Sichuan water poached fish (shui zhu yu)., Credit: Photo by Joe DiStefano.
In this installment: Rain Yan Wang, 32, a native of Shanghai now living in Brooklyn, shares a phrase in Mandarin that means "I like spicy food."

  • Added: Feb 06, 2014
  • Length: 02:10
Caption: Spicy Korean soondubu jjigae., Credit: Photo by Joe DiStefano.
In this installment: Christine Colligan, 59, a Seoul native now living in Flushing, Queens, shares two Korean phrases that mean "I like hot food" a...

  • Added: Feb 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:45
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Look around your daily life.  There's a little piece of Thomas Edison almost everywhere.

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, KZYX, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 05, 2014
  • Length: 23:26
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: The members of Catfish Courtesy, circa 2002.
Mindless Chanting is a documentary tracing the DIY history of an obscure and unheard band called Catfish Courtesy.

  • Added: Jan 26, 2014
  • Length: 36:04
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Episode 12 - Andy interviews Manny Roth, who ran the famous Cafe Wha? in New York City, presenting up-and-coming entertainers like Bob Dylan, Bill ...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2014
  • Length: 51:58
Caption: Liz Barr, reigning Miss Biscuit, Credit: Tanner Latham
One of the highlights of Knoxville’s International Biscuit Festival is the Mr. & Miss Biscuit Pageant. This piece profiles Liz Barr, the reigning M...

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  • Added: Jan 07, 2014
  • Length: 08:18
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jimmy McNeill, owner of the Indian Pass Raw Bar, Credit: Tanner Latham
The Indian Pass Raw Bar is the anchor of the tiny community of Indian Pass in the Florida panhandle. It’s an institution in this part of the world ...

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  • Added: Jan 07, 2014
  • Length: 07:25
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Babara Nottingham, Credit: Tanner Latham
Barbara Nottingham has been running the Happy Hollow Gift Shop in Medicine Park, Oklahoma, for almost 40 years. Its live rattlesnakes and abundance...

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  • Added: Jan 07, 2014
  • Length: 07:44
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Steve Lavigne in his shop, Shellback Artworks. Wells, Maine., Credit: Emma Morgenstern
In 1985, Steve Lavigne quit his job to help a friend draw an indie comic book. He never imagined that those comics, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2013
  • Length: 06:38
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From salt-crystal lamps to popping wheelies artist Kate Walchuk waxes nostalgic.

  • Added: Dec 11, 2013
  • Length: 07:36
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In the spring of 2013 four people went on a trek to the North Pole with a message.

  • Added: Dec 02, 2013
  • Length: 11:02
Caption: Go Go Gadget, Credit: Mike Dennis
By day, Alberto Denis is a quiet, unassuming man who dances professionally and works with computers. By night, he transforms into his alter-ego, Go...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2013
  • Length: 04:28
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My sincere but silly attempt to live without plastic for a week.

  • Added: Aug 27, 2013
  • Length: 06:36
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A historical and contemporary look at the picture postcard. Good for Tourism or travel drop-ins.

  • Added: Aug 23, 2013
  • Length: 04:26
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Moving all your belongings by bike might sound crazy, but if enough people get involved, it can be both fun and efficient.

  • Added: Aug 14, 2013
  • Length: 05:00
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It's called the Looplore Experiment and it's partially funded through Kickstarter donations. This weekend-long "camp" revolves around arts and craf...

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  • Added: Aug 14, 2013
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Destination DIY producer Alex Johnson has the story of a one-woman restaurant where customers can't help but feel like a part of the family.

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  • Added: Aug 14, 2013
  • Length: 04:46
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jaymee and her fish tank, Credit: Alex Johnson, Destination DIY
Destination DIY producer Jaymee Cuti shares some stories of home aquariums gone wrong.

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  • Added: Aug 14, 2013
  • Length: 06:56
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Pod of Narwhals (monodon monoceros) near Petermann glacier., Credit: Jason Box / Greenpeace
Arctic Ocean dwellers, narwhals are both exotic and popular. Though as every celebrity knows, and JP Davidson confirmed, being popular, isn't the s...

Bought by Radio Newark


  • Added: Jul 29, 2013
  • Length: 06:44
  • Purchases: 1
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A show about the fine folks who serve your food.

  • Added: Jul 18, 2013
  • Length: 58:19
Caption: Dave Raymond watching Fritz the Cat at Mascot Boot Camp, Credit: Alexis Kenyon
Since retiring as the original Philie Phanatic, Dave Raymond makes his living training professional mascot performers and creating new mascot ident...

  • Added: Jul 08, 2013
  • Length: 23:31
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A look at that DIY mainstay, known as the zine, through the lens of a long-running publication called Factsheet Five.

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  • Added: Jul 02, 2013
  • Length: 07:18
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A golf cart for towing golf carts, Credit: Alex Ward
Golf carts are the primary vehicles for residents in Avalon, CA. This is about the guys that make them go.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 26, 2013
  • Length: 05:21
  • Purchases: 1
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Host Lede for Steve Moore Steve Moore had hit his stride as a comedian back in the late 1980s. He was working all over Hollywood as a warm up comic...

  • Added: May 28, 2013
  • Length: 59:53