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My friend Jimmy Fingerbutton invented a new kind of dehumidifier ...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2015
  • Length: 02:28
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I heard a rumor the other day. I heard it on the wind, which means it could have come from anywhere ...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2015
  • Length: 02:40
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My friend Vaudeville Bill wants to be a comedian. He's always trying out "new" material ...

  • Added: Jul 27, 2015
  • Length: 02:11
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The diaries of a high school misfit who in an attempt to fit in found herself in a series of epic, embarrassing moments -- culminating at the SATs.

  • Added: Jul 27, 2015
  • Length: 15:17
Caption: The Chef in the Hat (left), host Katy Sewall, host Steve Scher, Credit: personal photo
Thierry Rautureau, aka The Chef in the Hat, is a James Beard award-winning celebrity chef in Seattle. He talks about life as a professional chef an...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2015
  • Length: 01:31:35
Caption: John Roderick
John Roderick is the singer and frontman of the band "The Long Winters" and a candidate for Seattle City Council (Position 8). He talks with hosts ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2015
  • Length: 39:14
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I said "I've been out on the Wild Side, searching for prehistoric long-haired dogs. Have you ever heard of a woolly canine?" ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2015
  • Length: 10:35
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A gentleman I'd never seen before stopped me on the street the other day. He said "can you tell me how to get to Runcible's Flatware Emporium?" ...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2015
  • Length: 02:20
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Having magical powers was not as nice as it sounded, thought Jessica ...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2015
  • Length: 03:15
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Nobody ever does laundry without inspiration. Unfortunately, the Laundry Muse never shows herself until you can see the bottom of your sock drawer ...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2015
  • Length: 02:47
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My friend Terry Ferma likes to dress in what he calls "Earth tones" ...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2015
  • Length: 02:13
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My friend Stretch came walking up to me the other day - if walking is the right word for it ...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2015
  • Length: 02:10
Caption: BLAME IT ON HOBOKEN: The Radio Play, Credit: Luis Ruiz
Previously on BLAME IT ON HOBOKEN: New York City tour guide Caroline Cates decides to use an ancient math formula to find true love after her boyfr...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 10:01
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My friend Archie Meade is building an addition to his house. I said “how come nobody ever builds subtractions?”

  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 02:27
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Missy Holmes was cleaning her room one day when she found a peanut butter sandwich under the bed ...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2015
  • Length: 02:47
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Some days just never go according to plan. Take Mondays, for instance ...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2015
  • Length: 02:45
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My friend Evelyn Devlin invented a new form of poetry that doesn't use words ...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 02:30
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My friend Stretch is an incredible guy, in the sense that he is utterly lacking in credibility ...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2015
  • Length: 02:54
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"Making history is like throwing a rock into the ocean ..."

  • Added: Jul 09, 2015
  • Length: 02:27

  • Added: Jul 08, 2015
  • Length: 01:18
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I had a blue pencil once. It had a mind of its own ...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 02:41
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My friend Wanda Farr is a location scout for a dream assembly unit. She travels all over the globe looking for exotic settings to serve as the back...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 02:34
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Do you remember a long time ago, when I told you about a very smart and curious young boy named Brian? He was always asking questions, like “why is...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 03:09
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My friend Flora Caprifolia is a Junior Vice President of Marketing Ploys at a company that manufactures excuses. I said “I suppose you have a good ...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 02:36
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My friend Miles Walker and I were hiking down along the Almanac River the other day. We followed the river from its headwaters up by Winter Springs...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 02:11