WireTap | Jun 10, 2006 | 27:30

This One's For The Children

Howard takes up ventriloquism and his dummy, Daniel, has it in for Jonathan. And a failed experimental novelist decides to try his hand at writing a children’s book.

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WireTap - This One's For The ChildrenJun 10, 2006 | 27:30WireTap This One's For The Children Audio
WireTap This One's For The Children Jun 10, 2006 | 27:30Howard takes up ventriloquism and his dummy, Daniel, has it in for Jonathan. And a failed experimental novelist decides to try his hand at writing a children’s book.
WireTap - A Bottle of SeltzerMay 21, 2006 | 27:30WireTap A Bottle of Seltzer Audio
WireTap A Bottle of Seltzer May 21, 2006 | 27:30Jonathan's friends decide that if he got spritzed in the face with seltzer it would give the show a much needed dose of funny.
WireTap - Goody Two ShoesJun 4, 2006 | 27:30WireTap Goody Two Shoes Audio
WireTap Goody Two Shoes Jun 4, 2006 | 27:30Gregor makes it a habit to write eulogies for all his friends and he has one for Jonathan on file. Jon Tucker gets an obscure song stuck in his head and calls Jonathan for relief.
WireTap - Who is the Mud Dog?Feb 26, 2006 | 27:30WireTap Who is the Mud Dog? Audio
WireTap Who is the Mud Dog? Feb 26, 2006 | 27:30What would you do if you had a call-in show and no one called? Jonathan Goldstein flounders until Gregor calls with pointers on how to make the show better.
WireTap - A Gentleman's Guide to GroomingApr 23, 2006 | 26:52WireTap A Gentleman's Guide to Grooming Audio
WireTap A Gentleman's Guide to Grooming Apr 23, 2006 | 26:52Goldstein is lectured about history's worst haircuts, lambasted for his pompousness and poor toilette, and taken to the mat for pretending to have a beard.
WireTap - One of a KindNov 20, 2005 | 27:30WireTap One of a Kind Audio
WireTap One of a Kind Nov 20, 2005 | 27:30Jonathan tells the story of his mother's penchant for returning purchases to the store. Jonathan and Gregor exchange duelling phone messages. Whose mother has made life more unbearable?
WireTap - Samson and Delilah & "Beware of God" with author Shalom AuslanderApr 16, 2006 | 27:28WireTap Samson and Delilah & "Beware of God" with author Shalom Auslander Audio
WireTap Samson and Delilah & "Beware of God" with author Shalom Auslander Apr 16, 2006 | 27:28Jonathan Goldstein with his award-winning retelling of Samson and Delilah. And Sholem Auslander, author of the collection of short stories "Beware of God."
WireTap - Mr. HelpfulMay 7, 2006 | 27:30WireTap Mr. Helpful Audio
WireTap Mr. Helpful May 7, 2006 | 27:30Operation Guerilla Opera. Jonathan sends a trained soprano out on a mission: taking opera to the street.
WireTap - A World of PossibilitiesFeb 12, 2006 | 27:29WireTap A World of Possibilities Audio
WireTap A World of Possibilities Feb 12, 2006 | 27:29Jonathan Goldstein on the untapped possibility within each of us. Say you could bring about world peace with a snap of your fingers, but the sun would never shine again. Would you do it?
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 - ForsakenMar 26, 2006 | 27:30WireTap Forsaken Audio
WireTap Forsaken Mar 26, 2006 | 27:30Billy Mavreas shows off his collection of lost objects and Jonathan calls up children to ask if they recognize certain extinct sounds that may date as far back as his childhood.
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.
WireTap - The BelieversSep 18, 2005 | 29:30WireTap The Believers Audio
WireTap The Believers Sep 18, 2005 | 29:30Jonathan has an awkward encounter with an old man who claims to be his guardian angel. And after two friends break up, Jonathan listens while they talk about each other and the end of their relationship.
WireTap - Come on Get HappySep 25, 2005 | 29:30WireTap Come on Get Happy Audio
WireTap Come on Get Happy Sep 25, 2005 | 29:30The undisputed world champion of Simon Says plays a round with Jonathan over the phone; in the midst of a yelling match a man is approached by a stranger with an unusual job offer.
WireTap - PerformanceNov 6, 2005 | 27:30WireTap Performance Audio
WireTap Performance Nov 6, 2005 | 27:30Jonathan Goldstein performs stand-up? using material from way off the beaten track. And a very special version of Stairway to Heaven. Plus, karaoke Goldstein-style.

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