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Young people will be crucial to this year?s election, though political activism can take many different forms. Ann Kane talks to youth voters about...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 06:49
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Behind the scenes and before the downbeat… join concert pianist and host Lara Downes backstage in the Green Room for a look into the real lives of ...

  • Added: Nov 27, 2014
  • Length: 14:11
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Mike Finley recites a poem by Rich Broderick. Mike Finley says about himself, "I'm a Minnesotan who has been writing forever. I seem to write poems...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2014
  • Length: 02:56
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Dallas Crow's work has appeared in Tar River Poetry and Poet Lore. His book, "Small, Imperfect Paradise," is due out from Parallel Press this year....

Bought by KSRQ

  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:58
  • Purchases: 1
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I dressed as a tree so I could get closer to the birds. Track 1 from PostSecret: The Album, a collection of spoken secrets from the PostSecret Live...

Bought by Radio Newark

  • Added: Oct 13, 2014
  • Length: 03:09
  • Purchases: 1
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A compilation of quirky secrets from PostSecret: Live secret-tellers. Track 8 from PostSecret: The Album, a collection of spoken secrets from the P...

Bought by Radio Newark

  • Added: Oct 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:12
  • Purchases: 1
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Danny Klecko runs a bakery in Saint Paul. Many of his poems are written while he bakes for capitol city and he's had help with his writing and reco...

  • Added: Aug 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:38
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The literal translation of Julia Helene Oxenreider is: Youthful, changing soft-haired sunlight riding ox. The Beat is a daily reminder that, in Min...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 03:56
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With the advent of the Inkjet printer, counterfeiting money became as simple as a trip to Staples. By the year 2000, there were 72 million of these...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, 90.5 WESA, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Apr 08, 2014
  • Length: 17:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Sadly, the historic Hubig's Pie factory in New Orleans burned down, and its neighbor Laura McKnight slept through it...almost.

  • Added: Feb 13, 2014
  • Length: 04:43
Caption: This American Life's Ira Glass
Host and producer of This American Life IRA GLASS, RadioLab's JAD ABUMRAD and ROBERT KRULWICH, Prairie Home Companion's GARRISON KEILLOR and music ...

Bought by 90.5 WESA, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, Rhythm & News Service, KSRQ, and WCPN

  • Added: Dec 13, 2013
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Radio K - Culture Queue - the art show that rocks., Credit: KUOM
This week on Culture Queue, we explore identity, including how it changes over time and how it stays the same.

Bought by KSRQ

  • Added: Jun 18, 2013
  • Length: 01:28:12
  • Purchases: 1
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True (and humorous) story about Mark and Eric who find a stack of brand-new copies of Fifty Shades of Grey, just sitting on the sidewalk.

  • Added: Feb 08, 2013
  • Length: 06:48
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Hear from three people who do a media fast to take back control of their lives from their smartphones, Internet, and Social Media.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Jan 04, 2013
  • Length: 09:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Field Trip Podcast icon, Credit: Mike Smith
This week Field Trip Correspondent Becky Palmstrom takes us to a festival in Taung Byone, Myanmar, where we learn how to run a ferris wheel … using...

Bought by KMXT

  • Added: Oct 26, 2012
  • Length: 10:28
  • Purchases: 1
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In this week's show, our stories are all about lending a helping hand. Stories by Warren Kuhn, Jr., Nancy Louise Baxter, and Renie Prentice Rule. T...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2012
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Amy Boortz feeds rescue dogs at the school where she lives. , Credit: Mary Helen Miller
Amy Boortz bought a full-size school in north Georgia to live in with her family. They turned classrooms into bedrooms, and life was alright for a ...

Bought by KUT

  • Added: Jul 17, 2012
  • Length: 11:45
  • Purchases: 1
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This week, our storytellers spill the beans on some very interesting family secrets. Stories by Anne Nieto, Robbin Ridgell, and Arthur Paul Bowen. ...

  • Added: Jul 06, 2012
  • Length: 29:00
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Artsy Fartsy Show's annual Spring light show – finding humor in the bizarre and scary, stand-up comedy and much more with guests: Harrison Greenbau...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2012
  • Length: 54:30
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Good morning! Mercenaries are lurking all around you, threatening to swarm your shores! Get up! Get up! Go, go, GO!

  • Added: Apr 17, 2012
  • Length: 06:45
Caption: Playwright Werner Trieschmann
This week it's our Tin Roof Project, where well-known Southerners bring their own true stories to life. Featuring award-winning playwright Werner T...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2012
  • Length: 29:00
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This week's stories are all about having a bad day-- sometimes, things go from bad to worse. Stories by Bruce Trice, Phillip Taylor, and Taylor Eub...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2012
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: BLUE DAY
My buddy Sean and I decided to embark on a challenge: the ROYGBIV diet - spending a week eating only one color of food per day, according to the co...

Bought by KUT, Vocalo.org, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Dec 27, 2011
  • Length: 08:34
  • Purchases: 3
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The story of two boys who, in 1985, instead of going in for their dinner, decided to go on a little journey....

Bought by PRX Remix and KUT

  • Added: Mar 05, 2011
  • Length: 39:01
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Death Bear taking away painful memories, Credit: Photo by Kevin Walsh
Performance artist Nate Hill describes a harrowing break-up.

  • Added: Jan 20, 2011
  • Length: 05:08