Show Highlight

  • Cake Candles

    Buy Seasons 6 - 11 on iTunes

    by WireTap

    Buy your favourite episodes or purchase and entire season of Jonathan Goldstein's beloved show.

    Posted: Jun 11, 2015 12:23 PM
    Last Updated: Jun 11, 2015 12:38 PM
  • Casette Tape

    Stream episodes from Seasons 1-5

    by WireTap

    Stream past seasons of WireTap in our online audio archive.

    Posted: Mar 16, 2015 5:04 PM
    Last Updated: Mar 16, 2015 5:19 PM
  • WireTap Character Banner

    Which WireTap character are you?

    by WireTap

    You've heard of Jungian archetypes and the Myers-Briggs personality test, but here comes a quiz to end all quizzes.

    Posted: Mar 31, 2015 10:28 AM
    Last Updated: Apr 03, 2015 1:10 PM

Past Episodes

  • Friday September 04, 2015

    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: Sep 04, 2015 12:00 AM
    Last Updated: Sep 04, 2015 9:53 AM
    Listen 25:55
  • Thursday August 27, 2015


    Final Words

    Why do we place so much importance on last words? A scientist presents his findings after years of studying the final words of parrots.

    Posted: Aug 27, 2015 11:40 AM
    Last Updated: Aug 28, 2015 9:40 AM
    Listen 19:57
  • Friday August 21, 2015



    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: Aug 21, 2015 5:30 PM
    Last Updated: Aug 21, 2015 8:37 AM
  • Friday August 14, 2015

    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: Aug 14, 2015 5:17 PM
    Last Updated: Aug 14, 2015 7:50 AM
  • Friday August 07, 2015

    Green Pencil Odd One Out

    Against the Grain

    A man is convinced he's found a major scientific flaw that no-one else seems to have noticed. A young girl shares her thoughts on fitting in at school. Plus, Howard runs a marathon from finish to start.

    Posted: Aug 07, 2015 4:46 PM
    Last Updated: Aug 07, 2015 8:47 AM
  • Friday July 31, 2015

    Boys Bikes Vintage 1950s

    Double Power

    The summer Jonathan was ten he made friends with the toughest kids in the neighbourhood. Together they rode bikes, built slingshots, and peed on the neighbours' porches. It was the greatest summer of Jonathan's life. Until Bridget showed up.

    Posted: Jul 31, 2015 3:39 PM
    Last Updated: Jul 31, 2015 8:59 AM