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    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
  • Cake Candles

    Season 11

    by WireTap

    A scientist documents the final words of parrots. A page turner sabotages his pianist's recital. A woman lives a parallel life in a fantasy dream world. And much much more.

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

    Audio Archive

    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

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  • Friday July 31, 2015

    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
    Listen 24:01

Past Episodes

  • Friday July 24, 2015

    Heart Bandaid Graffiti

    Old Wounds

    Comedian Fred Stoller tells the story of an unusual hotel booking which had him sharing his room with a dying stranger. Plus, a book club meeting goes awry when the group leader reveals her personal connection to the author. And Howard takes it upon himself to heal Jonathan's soul.

    Posted: Jul 24, 2015 3:26 PM
    Last Updated: Jul 24, 2015 8:54 AM
    Listen 25:47
  • Friday July 17, 2015


    The Power of Suggestion

    When Jonathan Goldstein was 11, his father gave him a book called Ultra-Psychonics: How to Work Miracles with the Limitless Power of Psycho-Atomic Energy. It promised to teach you how to get rich, control other people's minds, and levitate. Jonathan revisits the magical promises the book made.

    Posted: Jul 17, 2015 2:08 PM
    Last Updated: Jul 17, 2015 7:38 AM
    Listen 26:29
  • Friday July 10, 2015

    Jonathan Goldstein Youth


    Jonathan performs a story live in Quebec City about his teenage anxieties surrounding a looming milestone. Plus, a young girl on the cusp of graduating from elementary school, and a woman who celebrates a milestone pretty much every day.

    Posted: Jul 10, 2015 1:42 PM
    Last Updated: Jul 10, 2015 7:30 AM
    Listen 24:44
  • Friday July 03, 2015

    Fat man boxing

    A Face From The Past

    When a man develops a serious case of the blues following a rough divorce, his mother sends over a fun-loving face from his past to help cheer him up. Because sometimes the best way to move forward is to look backwards... to childhood.

    Posted: Jul 03, 2015 12:00 AM
    Last Updated: Jul 03, 2015 7:25 AM
  • Friday June 26, 2015

    Crying Painting Tears

    Life vs Art

    Howard decides to live his life as a musical. And an artist incorporates real tears into his work as he helps people achieve immortality through his paintings. Plus, Nisha Coleman tells the story of how her father treated life as though it were a canvas.

    Posted: Jun 26, 2015 10:58 AM
    Last Updated: Jun 26, 2015 10:21 AM
  • Friday June 19, 2015

    Father Son Shoulders Vintage Photo

    Our Parents' Children

    Goldstein 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 like him, and duelling phone messages about whose mother has made life more unbearable.

    Posted: Jun 19, 2015 2:57 PM
    Last Updated: Jun 19, 2015 8:18 AM