Nov 21, 2014 | 26:30WireTap Smoke and Mirrors Audio
WireTap Smoke and Mirrors Nov 21, 2014 | 26:30A portrait of Benjamin Conkling, the avant-garde film director who tricked his way into a movie career. Plus, a young girl deceives her friend about a dead snail and Fred Stoller on the false promise of show business.
Nov 14, 2014 | 25:55WireTap Sorry Audio
WireTap Sorry Nov 14, 2014 | 25:55A page turner allows his self-pity to ruin a pianist's performance. Plus, Gerard Harris recounts his mother's surprising reaction to a childhood incident. And Jonathan argues why the word sorry might be the most Canadian word of all.
Nov 7, 2014 | 26:29WireTap This Magic Moment Audio
WireTap This Magic Moment Nov 7, 2014 | 26:29Stories about brief moments that have a lasting impact on our lives, from romances that only last a few minutes to embarrassing moments that haunt us for years. Plus, B.J. Novak on how a life-changing moment might not be all it's cracked up to be.
Oct 31, 2014 | 26:29WireTap Shush Audio
WireTap Shush Oct 31, 2014 | 26:29A woman tries to hold her tongue as a professional listener. A dog learns to speak. Angels fall from the sky. Plus, Howard makes himself heard loud and clear by hosting his own radio show... through a grocery store PA system.
Oct 24, 2014 | 26:29WireTap Halloween 2014: Axing for Trouble Audio
WireTap Halloween 2014: Axing for Trouble Oct 24, 2014 | 26:29Howard takes Jonathan on a trip he will never forget... even if he tries. Plus, a woman struggles to keep her family together during apocalyptic times, and a houseguest reviews their stay in the creepiest home ever.
Oct 24, 2014 | 9:47WireTap 60 Second Scares Audio
WireTap 60 Second Scares Oct 24, 2014 | 9:47We asked our listeners to call in with their spookiest stories. The only catch? They had to be 60 seconds or less. Here are some of our favourite stories that didn't make it into our Halloween Special.
Mar 7, 2014 | 31:00WireTap Helpline Web Extra Audio
WireTap Helpline Web Extra Mar 7, 2014 | 31:00Conflict-resolution expert Misha Glouberman joins Jonathan in studio to answer listener calls. Featuring bonus material not included in the original broadcast.
May 17, 2009 | 26:29WireTap The Deciders Audio
WireTap The Deciders May 17, 2009 | 26:29This week on WireTap author Jonah Lehrer discusses his book "How We Decide". Howard offers Jonathan some decision making advice with his very own version of the I Ching.
Apr 26, 2009 | 26:29WireTap Adam & Eve Audio
WireTap Adam & Eve Apr 26, 2009 | 26:29This week Jonathan reads the story of Adam and Eve in front of a live audience at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival. With musical guests John K Samson of The Weakerthans, Christine Fellows, and Leanne Zacharias.
Mar 22, 2009 | 26:29WireTap Fishin' for Glory Audio
WireTap Fishin' for Glory Mar 22, 2009 | 26:29Jonathan leaves the safety of the studio for a fishing trip with Howard. Plus, world-record holder Mark Lamster breaks his own record in the field of complaining.