May 22, 2015 | 26:29WireTap How To Deal With Loss Audio
WireTap How To Deal With Loss May 22, 2015 | 26:29Jonathan Goldstein visits a grief counselling centre that caters specifically to children. And an 83-year-old opens up about the guilt she's carried around with her since she was just a kid, when her brother died.
May 8, 2015 | 25:35WireTap What We Really Mean Audio
WireTap What We Really Mean May 8, 2015 | 25:35Has telling someone to relax ever made them actually relax? What about telling someone to have a safe flight? We dissect broken words and expressions that should be banned from use. Plus, Benjamen Walker on why he outsourced his social media persona.
May 1, 2015 | 26:29WireTap Bad Thoughts Audio
WireTap Bad Thoughts May 1, 2015 | 26:29Scott Carrier wrestles with impure thoughts in a Mormon temple. Plus, Gregor explains four easy steps for coping with negative thoughts, and an ex-cult member tells the story of how he escaped mind-control and regained his freedom of thought.
May 15, 2015 | 25:33WireTap Spring Fever Audio
WireTap Spring Fever May 15, 2015 | 25:33Spring is in the air and Jonathan Goldstein is ready to shed his parka for some more vibrant attire. And a man attending a silent meditation retreat falls for a woman without exchanging a word.
Mar 16, 2008 | 26:29WireTap Help Me, Doctor Audio
WireTap Help Me, Doctor Mar 16, 2008 | 26:29When a man awakens to find himself turned into a cockroach he seeks out a famous, rhyme-speaking doctor for advice: it's the Gregor Samsa/ Doctor Seuss correspondence.
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.
Mar 15, 2009 | 26:30WireTap 100 False Messiahs Audio
WireTap 100 False Messiahs Mar 15, 2009 | 26:30What would it take to make it as the Messiah these days? Gregor pitches his PR campaign that'll put any Messiah on the map, including billboard ads and celebrity sightings.
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.
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 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.