Nov 6, 2004 | 29:28WireTap Old Scores Audio
WireTap Old Scores Nov 6, 2004 | 29:28Goldstein gets back together with the guitarist from his old band in a reunion filled with accusations, recrimination and general ill will. Also, one couple's pain-filled custody battle over a dog.
Oct 23, 2004 | 29:28WireTap Our Fathers Audio
WireTap Our Fathers Oct 23, 2004 | 29:28Goldstein talks to his dad about what it's like to have a son who never lived up to your expectations; one woman laments having had the perfect father; and Heather O'Neill on a father-daughter family of two.
Oct 9, 2004 | 29:30WireTap Modern Language Audio
WireTap Modern Language Oct 9, 2004 | 29:30Choo! It can mean anything you want it to mean. The etymology of an unusual expression is traced through a series of phone calls. Plus, kids on big words, and irresistible catch phrases.
Oct 2, 2004 | 29:30WireTap Bullies Audio
WireTap Bullies Oct 2, 2004 | 29:30What happens when the bully who makes your life a living hell just one day disappears? Also, fighting your enemies with radio attack ads.
Sep 25, 2004 | 27:30WireTap Let's Pretend Audio
WireTap Let's Pretend Sep 25, 2004 | 27:30A man tells an innocuous lie to cover up his penchant for eating rabbit pellets. Next thing he knows, he's lost his job, his girlfriend, and the police are kicking in his door. Plus, charades on the radio.
Sep 18, 2004 | 29:30WireTap Canadian Content Audio
WireTap Canadian Content Sep 18, 2004 | 29:30How a Canadian copes with a heart attack in America, and Howard's investigative report on how Canada is helping Harlem. Plus, the definitive difference between Americans and Canadians revealed.
Sep 4, 2004 | 29:30WireTap What's Past Is Past Audio
WireTap What's Past Is Past Sep 4, 2004 | 29:30Some memories never leave us. The end of a grade school love affair; Josh goes back to see an ex-girlfriend for some closure, and to retrieve his copy of James Taylor's Handy Man.
Aug 28, 2004 | 22:28WireTap The Watcher Audio
WireTap The Watcher Aug 28, 2004 | 22:28What's the allure of watching a stranger's life? What is the power that a watcher holds over us? The dissolution of a young couple's relationship as heard through a radiator.
Aug 21, 2004 | 22:30WireTap Messiah '83 Audio
WireTap Messiah '83 Aug 21, 2004 | 22:30A young man. A father. A rabbi who might have been sent to earth to redeem mankind. A small wood hut packed with a hundred dancing men. And plenty of booze.
Aug 14, 2004 | 22:30WireTap Broken Telephone Audio
WireTap Broken Telephone Aug 14, 2004 | 22:30Will a lost TV remote ever be found? Can you successfully fake the sound of call waiting? Will our hero ever get to see Yentl? This has been described as the funniest WireTap ever.
Jul 31, 2004 | 29:30WireTap Diaries Audio
WireTap Diaries Jul 31, 2004 | 29:30Sisters Lisa and Sue Gabriel were teenagers sharing a bedroom. They kept detailed diaries about their fears, crushes and each other. For the first time, they break the lock on their old diaries and confide their secrets.
Jul 24, 2004 | 29:30WireTap Obsessions Audio
WireTap Obsessions Jul 24, 2004 | 29:30How many decades can you spend every day thinking about someone you only went out with ten times? What if you can't stop talking to your cat? And, a man who desperately wants to be obsessed.
Jul 17, 2004 | 29:30WireTap Tell It Like It Is Audio
WireTap Tell It Like It Is Jul 17, 2004 | 29:30When the truth is hard to take, Jonathan Goldstein tries to learn "Verbal Judo" in self-defense. And, what do you do when you find out the awful truth about a friend's therapist?