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This episode features a conversation with Peter Heller about his sophomore novel, Celine. He also reads short selections from the book.

Bought by KMRE-LP


  • Added: Feb 15, 2018
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 1
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The Crooked Little House races downhill; American's best pickup lines; Space Elvis; Buffaloed into love; the love story of Johnny Cash and June Car...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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On the next Snap Special..."Ace's Wild". We throw down a four of a kind in front of a full house...LIVE!

  • Added: Mar 30, 2017
  • Length: 53:57
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It's a short story about my tricky dad fooling my mom with a Zoey doll.

  • Added: Nov 17, 2016
  • Length: 04:14
Caption: Idella Hansen (left) and Sandi Talbott (right)
Two big rig truckers with more than 9 million miles in the driver’s seat between them discuss friendship, adventures, and why they’ll never retire.

Bought by PRX Remix, WMUU-LP, WGUC, and WOUB


  • Added: Sep 27, 2016
  • Length: 02:07
  • Purchases: 4
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For the first time, anyone can purchase a ticket to visit their favorite racing stars at horse farms in Lexington, Kentucky. Prior to the launch th...

  • Added: May 03, 2016
  • Length: 03:34
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In honor of Awards Season, we present two tales of teenagers whose attempts at writing an epic screenplay fell far short of Oscar consideration. W...

Bought by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation


  • Added: Feb 22, 2016
  • Length: 32:44
  • Purchases: 1
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In today’s installment of The Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, we find a part of KVSC history that ties our radio station directly to the ancie...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2015
  • Length: 28:20
Caption: Sherman Alexie (left) with Katy Sewall and Steve Scher, Credit: Joshua Diltz
Native American author, Sherman Alexie, joins Katy Sewall and Steve Scher live on stage to talk about urban animal encounters. The result is a hila...

  • Added: Aug 09, 2015
  • Length: 01:41:12
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Memories and experiences from band campers young and old.

  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 05:01
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Snap #610 "Encore"- It doesn't happen that often, just once and a while. But when it does... it's OK to take a bow. On the next Snap Judgment, fro...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 53:57
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It's been a year, but we're back online with a new crop of high school students. Join us as we hear voices from our seven interns as well as managi...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 07:20
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Raymond Chandler is often called the greatest American crime novelist. But something very important to Chandler had gotten lost. No one noticed u...

Bought by KALH and PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 22, 2014
  • Length: 16:08
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Tutu and Grandpaw on their wedding day
This was the winning story on the night of June 4th, 2013. The theme of the evening was "Famous Last Words." It took place at the Alvar Library in ...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2014
  • Length: 05:30
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Friday afternoon, June 7, 2014. A judge overturns Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban. In Madison, the Dane County clerk announces his office will stay op...

Bought by XRAY.fm and KHSU


  • Added: Aug 11, 2014
  • Length: 04:07
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Dixon Ticonderoga Pencil, Credit: Bryan Ward
Author, producer and teacher Bryan Ward loves the Dixon Ticonderoga pencil, but his relationship with the writing utensil has soured since he disc...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2014
  • Length: 03:42
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Relationships start with optimism and hope. But, after a while, even the best relationships have a breaking point. From PRX and NPR, Snap Judgment ...

Bought by KPIP-LP, KCMJ Community Radio, WEAA, WCWP, KFOK-LPFM and more


  • Added: Feb 13, 2014
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Priya Morganstern (L) and Bhavani Jaroff (R)
For StoryCorps' 10th anniversary, we're revisiting some favorite stories. In 2006, Priya Morganstern and her sister, Bhavani Jaroff, interviewed th...

Bought by WEZU, Prairie Public, American Voices, and Prairie Public


  • Added: Oct 24, 2013
  • Length: 04:42
  • Purchases: 4
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Before you follow the herd and cancel your landline service, take a moment to rediscover the benefits of old-school telephonic technology.

  • Added: Oct 18, 2013
  • Length: 07:11
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My life as a purveyor of “Business Theatre” for big corporations in Chicago.

  • Added: Sep 17, 2013
  • Length: 09:32
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The imaginary travails of myself reacting to rude patrons making noise with candy wrappers, cell phones, and other rude behavior in public movie th...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2013
  • Length: 05:48
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The characters who assembled every Monday night for the Open Mic at Earl’s Pub. This is the same Earl who owned the famous “Earl of Old Town Club,...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2013
  • Length: 20:17
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Gail describes her recent visit to an Irish bar in Chicago’s Streeterville neighborhood.

  • Added: Aug 31, 2013
  • Length: 15:20
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My friendship with legendary puppeteer, Burr Tillstrom, and love affair with Kukla, Ollie, Fletcher Rabbit, and the rest of the Kuklapolitan Player...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2013
  • Length: 12:39
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How my being stage-struck caused me to take on some pretty outlandish roles, including playing the part of an eagle, a lamp, and a rabbit on a scoo...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2013
  • Length: 08:02