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WireTap - Life Vs. ArtJun 26, 2015 | 26:29WireTap Life Vs. Art Audio
WireTap Life Vs. Art Jun 26, 2015 | 26:29Howard decides to live his life as a musical. An artist incorporates real tears into his work as he helps people achieve immortality through his paintings. A father treats life as though it were a canvas.
WireTap - Our Parents' ChildrenJun 19, 2015 | 26:33WireTap Our Parents' Children Audio
WireTap Our Parents' Children Jun 19, 2015 | 26:33Goldstein talks to his dad about what it's like to have a son who never lived up to your expectations, Scott Carrier wonders if his kids actually likes him, and duelling phone messages about whose mother has made life more unbearable.
WireTap - The Dilemna DilemmaJun 12, 2015 | 26:29WireTap The Dilemna Dilemma Audio
WireTap The Dilemna Dilemma Jun 12, 2015 | 26:29How do you spell dilemma anyway? We uncover the mysterious dilemna dilemma. Plus, Howard charts his moral compass with an ethics game show quiz, and a panel of experts helps listeners solve their moral dilemmas.
WireTap - Love Knows Not The Time Of DayJun 11, 2015 | 26:35WireTap Love Knows Not The Time Of Day Audio
WireTap Love Knows Not The Time Of Day Jun 11, 2015 | 26:35A 13-year-old falls in love with a woman old enough to be his grandmother. And a woman frequents funeral homes in search of love. Please note that the first story in this episode is a work of fiction. The characters described do not represent real people.
WireTap - Splendours of the Small ScreenMay 24, 2009 | 26:29WireTap Splendours of the Small Screen Audio
WireTap Splendours of the Small Screen May 24, 2009 | 26:29This week on WireTap Josh gets a new job as personal assistant to Randy Dandy, child television star. Plus a YouTube celebrity calls Jonathan for advice on how to deal with life in the limelight.
WireTap - Help Me, DoctorMar 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.
WireTap - The DecidersMay 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.
WireTap - How To Be A GrownupApr 19, 2009 | 26:29WireTap How To Be A Grownup Audio
WireTap How To Be A Grownup Apr 19, 2009 | 26:29Jonathan teaches Howard how to drive. Plus Jonathan gets a frantic call from his nephew Zak seeking advice on life after high school.
WireTap - On the BeachDec 18, 2004 | 27:30WireTap On the Beach Audio
WireTap On the Beach Dec 18, 2004 | 27:30WireTap goes to the beach... Stories of love and loss, and a lonely tattooed lady on Christmas Day.
WireTap - Why We MistakesMay 3, 2009 | 26:29WireTap Why We Mistakes Audio
WireTap Why We Mistakes May 3, 2009 | 26:29Howard is the subject of a young graduate student's thesis paper but the focus of the study turns out to be less flattering than he imagines.
WireTap - The Armchair Guide to SurvivalApr 5, 2009 | 26:29WireTap The Armchair Guide to Survival Audio
WireTap The Armchair Guide to Survival Apr 5, 2009 | 26:29Howard heads off to survival camp to learn how to survive in the wild. Plus Josh becomes addicted to Twitter and David Borgenicht discusses his Worst-case Scenario Handbook series.
WireTap - Lost in the WildMar 21, 2014 | 7:01WireTap Lost in the Wild Audio
WireTap Lost in the Wild Mar 21, 2014 | 7:01Cary J Griffith, author of Lost in the Wild, provides tips and strategies on what to do if you get lost in the woods.
WireTap - CompassionDec 18, 2005 | 27:27WireTap Compassion Audio
WireTap Compassion Dec 18, 2005 | 27:27As a way to make new friends, Josh gets a parrot. This turns out to be more complicated than anticipated, but out of compassion he has to hang onto the bird. Forever.
WireTap - Adam & EveApr 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.
WireTap - Do It Yourself Fun TimeOct 9, 2005 | 29:30WireTap Do It Yourself Fun Time Audio
WireTap Do It Yourself Fun Time Oct 9, 2005 | 29:30Jonathan convinces Zuuzuu to invent a story with him over the phone; Howard launches a new career as a professional party animal. Plus, an 81-year-old punster.

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