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Some things are hard to fathom, like why a young boy with his entire life ahead of him would choose to destroy it by an act of unspeakable violence...

  • Added: Mar 30, 2016
  • Length: 01:02:42
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For Women's History Month, we revisit a novel that's built around real life West Virginia murders of a widow and her three children during the Grea...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Mar 11, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Timothy Wesley McCorquodale had a rage in him that was uncontrollable. Like a loose cannon he could go off at any minute, unleashing mayhem an any ...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 52:24
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In this amazing true story caught-on-tape, two college-aged guys in Fairbanks, Alaska discover a hidden, man made, underground cave and decide to e...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
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Richard Dreyfuss and Stacy Keach headline an all-star cast in one of the central works of American drama.

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 15
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What happens when you run out of luck? You lose your job, your marriage, your home, your arms and legs, the respect of your parents, and your will ...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 01:04:34
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Probably the most horrific murder publicly accessible though a variety of social media, the death of Lin Jun was a public execution for all to see....

  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 58:34
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One of the more bizarre stories of our lifetime, the story of Luka Magnotta is wrought with remorseful refrains and awkward pauses. This is a man, ...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 01:03:36
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The term “bluebeard” conveys images of pirates sailing the high seas, but the actual meaning of this term is much darker and there are examples of ...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 54:55
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Everyone thought Joshua Gouker was a dangerous criminal. It was easy to convict him of murdering his 14-year-old step son Trey Zwicker, especially ...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:20:07
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In this special two-parter, the brutal and inexplicable murder of a 14-year-old boy exposes a dysfunctional American family’s secrets and lies. Th...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:15
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 26
This is one of the most under-reported murders in the history of the North American Continent. A mutilation that took hours and mind that was so di...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:13:48
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 25
Every year more than 3 million reports of child abuse are made in the United States involving more than 6 million children. Being one of these chi...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:11:33
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 20
Ronald William Brown was a ventriloquist puppeteer on a television program called Joy Junction, a variety show on the Christian Television Network....

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 51:38
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 15
Pure evil is caught on tape in the case of a deliberate murder that took 8 years of planning, plenty of hard work, and a YouTube video to accomplis...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:21:08
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 7
"White House Boy" Roger Dean Kiser tells us the brutally honest story of his own personal hell. To him, this world which anyone would consider a li...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:11:20
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 4
On Friday, October 5th 2012, 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway disappeared on her way to school. This is the story of what happened to her and how the s...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
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It's really true that Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. This week we examine the fascinating topic of female serial killers, including the t...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:01:00
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 1, Credit: Mike Boudet
In this debut episode of Sword and Scale, author Janice Holly Booth tells the story of Bruce Blackman's slip into schizophrenia and the horrible re...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 56:25
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Hundreds of girls have been kidnapped by Boko Haram. Stewart Harris talks with one of the women who successfully escaped after being kidnapped by ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 06, 2015
  • Length: 54:24
  • Purchases: 1
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Radio Curious discusses human extinction with Dr. Guy McPherson, co-author of “Extinction Dialogs:  How to Live With Death in Mind” and Professor ...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Sep 15, 2015
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 1
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James C. Henderson is a graduate of Metropolitan State University's Creative Writing program, and Hamline University's MFA program. He lives in New...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 02:47
  • Purchases: 1
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Author Jonah Kruvant reads a compelling highlight from his forthcoming futuristic novel, The Last Book Ever Written.... Are we heading into a socie...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Apr 20, 2015
  • Length: 01:40
  • Purchases: 1
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The first of a three-part sound collage that memorializes African American men and women who were tortured by Chicago Police officers in the 1970s ...

  • Added: Feb 18, 2015
  • Length: 01:45
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The last few years in particular have seen a re-popularization of slave narratives: from Tarantino's fictional Django Unchained to the award-winnin...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2015
  • Length: 59:51