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  • Thursday December 19, 2013

    The Sleenex

    Video: The Sleenex Infomercial

    Need a last-minute gift idea for that special someone on your holiday shopping list? Look no further than Howard's greatest invention yet: The Sleenex.[Trouble seeing the video above? Watch it on YouTube.]...

    Posted: Dec 19, 2013 12:00 AM
    Last Updated: Nov 28, 2014 3:23 PM
  • Friday October 03, 2014


    Bonus Audio: Parrots' Last Words

    Does Polly still just want a cracker on her deathbed? A scientist shares his findings after years of studying the final words of parrots.

    Posted: Oct 03, 2014 12:00 AM
    Last Updated: Dec 15, 2014 2:51 PM
  • Ultrasound

    Video: How Did We Make You

    by WireTap

    A man recounts the moment his child was conceived. Written by Jonathan Goldstein, performed by Joseph Keckler.

    Posted: Dec 09, 2014 11:01 AM
    Last Updated: Dec 10, 2014 2:24 PM

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  • Friday December 05, 2014

    Time Flies

    The Time Machine

    If you could go back to any moment in time, when would you choose? People of all ages share their surprising answers.

    Posted: Dec 05, 2014 1:41 PM
    Last Updated: Dec 05, 2014 2:10 PM
    Listen 26:29
  • Friday November 28, 2014

    Football Dive Vintage

    The Hail Mary Pass

    Stories of people making a last-ditch effort: a man tries to win back his wife by buying her an iPhone, Howard tries to finally be cool by becoming a middle-aged hipster, and a couple makes a desperate attempt to have a child.

    Posted: Nov 28, 2014 12:01 PM
    Last Updated: Dec 12, 2014 1:44 PM
    Listen 26:29
  • Friday November 21, 2014

    Silent Film Director

    Smoke and Mirrors

    Think silent film couldn't possibly work on the radio? Think again. Benjamin Conkling was an avant-garde film director whose movies were too depressing for words. But with the right 'bait and switch' marketing campaign, which promised pie fights and laughter, he tricked his way into a film career.

    Posted: Nov 25, 2014 11:39 AM
    Last Updated: Dec 05, 2014 2:01 PM
    Listen 26:30
  • Friday November 14, 2014

    Sorry Truck


    As Canadians, why are we so quick to apologize...even for things that aren't our fault? Jonathan explains why "sorry" may be the most Canadian word of all.

    Posted: Nov 25, 2014 11:38 AM
    Last Updated: Dec 01, 2014 11:10 AM
  • Friday November 07, 2014

    Wiretap magic

    This Magic Moment

    Stories 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.

    Posted: Nov 25, 2014 11:37 AM
    Last Updated: Dec 05, 2014 12:55 PM
  • Friday October 31, 2014



    A 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. And Gregor tries to convince Jonathan to shush up, once and for all.

    Posted: Nov 25, 2014 11:36 AM
    Last Updated: Dec 02, 2014 5:33 PM