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Matthew Piazza is a hilarious scumbag from Boston, Mass. Drugs used to fuel him, pot still does, as Matt admits, "If it weren't for pot, I'd still ...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 01:25:09
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Bill and Becca have been together for 10 years. And, between the 2 of them, they’ve since had over 30 other partners. It’s no secret. They’re polya...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2014
  • Length: 07:31
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Tom Perrotta talks about his novel and new HBO show The Leftovers, why his nickname in high school was Frodo and what he learned from a summer work...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Aug 12, 2014
  • Length: 26:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Emmy nominee Jessi Klein, a stand up comedian and head writer for Inside Amy Schumer, nerds out with Tricia and Greta about the Marx Brothers, Blac...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Aug 11, 2014
  • Length: 27:04
  • Purchases: 1
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Terrorists have feelings, too—even if those feelings are mostly about oppressing women.

  • Added: Aug 09, 2014
  • Length: :51
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Terrorists have feelings, too—even if those feelings are mostly about recapturing the magic in a forced marriage.

  • Added: Aug 09, 2014
  • Length: :31
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This Women's Words features Esther Marcella Hoffmann from Mankato, Minnesota reading two poems, "For the Males," and "Mama Gaia."

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jul 30, 2014
  • Length: 02:21
  • Purchases: 1
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Mike Huckabee empowers women to throw off the government’s shackles and be oppressed all on their own.

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 02:33
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Life is more interesting at the crossroads. On this show, we dig into the intersections where media meets identity politics, sports meet gender, fe...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2014
  • Length: 31:52
Caption: Jenny Slate stars in new film Obvious Child, which deals with abortion and romance (and fart jokes).
We look at the way movies and music discuss reproductive rights, including an analysis of Nicki Minaj lyrics, a history of American sex-ed films, a...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2014
  • Length: 33:28
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We mark the centennial of the start of World War I with the acclaimed author of 29 books, including the well-known SCHINDLER'S LIST (originally SCH...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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In this episode, Todd and Kim interview Mandisa Thomas, Founder and current President of Black Nonbelievers, Inc., a non-profit fellowship of nonbe...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2014
  • Length: 53:24
Caption: Kenna Fisher
On this episode of Strangers, Kenna, formerly known as Ken, came out 5 years ago. This is her story.

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Jul 15, 2014
  • Length: 32:09
  • Purchases: 1
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For the holiday weekend, we look back in history at Sara Payson Willis, a novelist, journalist, and feminist who wrote under the pseudonym "Fanny F...

Bought by WJCU


  • Added: Jul 09, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"The thing that was relentless for me here was how you look… I couldn’t put up with it." - Meryl Streep. In our new episode, Meryl Streep is called...

Bought by Troy Public Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 08, 2014
  • Length: 06:18
  • Purchases: 2
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I ask artist Judith Bernstein about the role of the mother in her provocative, neon paintings on the opening night of her show, Birth of the Univer...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2014
  • Length: 06:47
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Bill and Becca have been together for 10 years. And, between the 2 of them, they’ve since had over 30 other partners. It’s no secret. They’re polya...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2014
  • Length: 07:40
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Mexico’s passionate soccer fans and colorful fiestas are in full gear for the World Cup. Lilia Fuquen reports that perhaps the strongest pillar of...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Jun 13, 2014
  • Length: 02:35
  • Purchases: 1
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Wisdom and stories learned from grandmothers in Central Mexican Kitchens. Plus: can years of farming rice change a cultural personality?

Bought by KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA, WMNF, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jun 13, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Jenny Bovey at her store in Chatham, MA, Credit: Kara Janeczko
Jenny Bovey's fish don't stink. She's one of the few full time practitioners of a 2,000-year-old Japanese art form called "Gyotaku." She and her h...

Bought by WAMC and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jun 09, 2014
  • Length: 04:28
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Host Martha Burk
Two and one-half minute commentary on D-day in 1941, and the only woman who made the landing at Normandy.

Bought by WSLR and KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 02:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Megan's sixth grade field trip is ruined when she finds her mom's partner in a holding cell.

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: May 31, 2014
  • Length: 05:24
  • Purchases: 1
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Once you’re a mom, does your vision of the ultimate night out become different from before?

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: May 01, 2014
  • Length: 05:28
  • Purchases: 1
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As a parallel to human nature, a bird takes on a heroic pursuit for identity and acceptance. A poem written and read by Ellery Stritzinger.

  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 02:46
Caption: Sarah Vowell signing books after a lecture at Lamar Univ. in Beaumont, Texas
Sarah Vowell talks to reporter Brian Friedman about Louis Armstrong, voiceover work, Andrew Jackson, and other musings.

  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 04:27