When was the last time you got trapped in an incredibly uncomfortable social situation? We bet it's not as bad as Trevor Dineen's tale of getting caught between two feuding lovers... in a speeding car.
Dean Gunnarson was buried alive for two days. But the weirdest part is... he did it on purpose. We'll talk with one of the world's greatest escape artists.
There are some places you never want to be trapped during snowstorm season. Kailey Finkelman will explain why Baker Lake, Nunavut is at the top of that list.
Sometimes, the feeling of entrapment only lasts a moment, like when you're locked into a roller coaster. But that moment lasted longer than usual last month for Juliet Waters and her son Ben, when they climbed into one of Canada's most notorious thrill rides.
When Graham Miles awoke from a sudden stroke he discovered that the only way he had of interacting with the world was by blinking his eyes. He'll tell us first-hand what it's like to have "locked-in syndrome".
When did YOU get trapped in a social situation... and what did you do about it? Sook-Yin Lee hits the streets of Vancouver to hear your stories.
When he was nine years old, Grant Lawrence's straight-laced, suburban family steered towards a rather unusual neighbourhood gathering in Desolation Sound, BC... and wished they could have turned the other way.
Imagine being trapped alone in a tiny, dark cell for 39 years... and counting. That's what life is like for America's longest-serving solitary confinement prisoner, Herman Wallace. We'll hear from Angad Bhalla, the director of the forthcoming documentary Herman's House, about the remarkable things Herman does to persevere.
Ivan Coyote has short hair, wears men's clothes and carries herself with confidence. In short, she's a butch lesbian. And when her car broke down in rural Saskatchewan, she was surprised to find out who came to her rescue.
Have you ever got stuck in an elevator? How about getting stuck in an elevator with a techno music god? Sook-Yin Lee will tell all about getting trapped in a metal cage with Moby.
Scott Bolzan had it all: Former career in the NFL... jet pilot... loving, happy family. Until the day he slipped on a washroom floor and became trapped in a world he knew nothing about.
Panic on a plane! But what does "panic" look like at 30,000 feet, when it looks like your life is about to end? John Pellatt explains what it's like to be buckled in tight while you're flying into almost certain death.
And here's this week's playlist:
Stealers Wheel - "Stuck in the Middle With You"
Patrick Watson - "Great Escape"
Animal Nation - "Wooden Roller Coaster"
Great Balancing Act - "Breath of Fresh Air"
Andy Swan - "Can I Pay You With Sunshine"
Israel Kamakawiwo'ole - "Over the Rainbow"
The Pretenders - "Talk of the Town"
Moby - "We Are All Made of Stars"
Nabi Loney - "If I Wasn't Here"
Buck 65 with Jenn Grant - "Paper Airplane"