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Mixes real stories with killer beats to produce cinematic, and dramatic radio. Hosted by Glynn Washington.
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Snap Classic - Suitcase Of Love And Shame

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:00pm

In 2009, Jane Gillooly came across an item on Ebay that piqued her imagination.  The picture was of a suitcase filled with old audiotapes. The listing’s title was “Suitcase of Love and Shame.”

You can purchase Jane’s feature-length documentary film, Suitcase of Love and Shame, on iTunes and learn more about it at Cinemaguild.  

Categories: Syndicated

Snap #921 - Night At The Mirage

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 12:00pm

The story of The Mirage, the famous undercover Chicago Tribune bar, as told by two reporters posing as bartenders.  Pam Zekman currently works as an investigative reporter for CBS 2 Chicago. You can find Zay Smith’s book about The Mirage, his humor column and a his novel, at zaysmith.com.

Categories: Syndicated

The Gift Horse, Snap 920 - Campfire Tales V

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 12:00pm

Tim Snyder thought he knew horses. He’d been around horses his entire life. Then he was introduced to a disabled horse that completely changed his life. Find out more in the book The Ghost Horse. Producer: Anna Sussman Sound Design by Renzo Gorrio

Categories: Syndicated

The Night Mother, Snap 920 - Campfire Tales V

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 12:00pm

It’s the middle of the night. You’re not even 15, and you’re home alone with your little brother. You’re waiting for your mom to come home. What would happen if she didn’t make it?

Janet Larkin actually had several more encounters with the supernatural. Check out her book Surrounded By Ghosts.

Categories: Syndicated

Love Letters, Snap 920 - Campfire Tales V

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 12:00pm

Mark Spencer lived in the haunted house with the ghost of Ladell - and we are eternally grateful that he stuck around long enough to bring us his story.

Producer: Nancy Lopez

Original Score: Leon Morimoto

Categories: Syndicated

Snap #920 - Campfire Tales V

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 12:00pm

An all new season of Spooked, the podcast, is dropping early August. In this episode, we’re featuring some of our favorite stories from Spooked, season one.

Categories: Syndicated

Snap #919 - Fight Club

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 12:00pm

The first rule about fight club is you do not talk about fight club.  Ray Christian breaks that rule.

You can hear more of Ray on his podcast What's Ray Saying.

Producer:  Mark Ristich

Original Score: Renzo Gorrio

Categories: Syndicated

Thick Glass, Snap Special - Ear Hustle's "Thick Glass"

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 9:53pm

Parenting is tough, especially from inside prison. In this episode Incarcerated fathers share their stories of striving to be present in their children's lives. One inmate reconnects with his son after 20 years. Another stays very involved through letters and visits. And a third gets the opportunity to give his teenaged son a haircut.

Learn More and Subscribe to all that is Ear Hustle at www.EarHustleSQ.com

Categories: Syndicated

An Interview with Ear Hustle, Snap Special - Ear Hustle's "Thick Glass"

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 9:51pm

Glynn interviews the team behind Ear Hustle. Nigel Poor, Earlonne Woods, Antwan Williams, along with Public Information Officer Lt. Sam Robinson discuss family relationships while incarcerated in San Quentin State Prison.

Categories: Syndicated

Snap Special - Ear Hustle's "Thick Glass"

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:00pm

Snap Judgment joins the podcast Ear Hustle for a look at parenting from inside San Quentin State Prison.

In this episode incarcerated fathers share their stories of striving to be present in their children's lives. One inmate reconnects with his son after 20 years. Another stays very involved through letters and visits. And a third gets the opportunity to give his teenage son a haircut.

Categories: Syndicated

Snap Classic - 06 Female

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 12:00pm

In 2006, a wolf was born in Yellowstone who would become a legend in her own time.

For more about the 06 Female and the debate surrounding wolves in Yellowstone, be sure to check out Jeff Hull's article in Outside Magazine and Nate Rott's special report for NPR.

Producer: Joe Rosenberg

Categories: Syndicated

Signs, Wonders And Fates Fulfilled | With Linda Cardellini, Snap #918 - Beyond Belief

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:00pm

When Stephanie Saldana was 27 years old, she thought her calling was to become a nun. But at a monastery in the Syrian desert, she met a monk who made her rethink everything.

This story comes to us from Modern Love: The Podcast. It’s a collaboration between The New York Times and WBUR in Boston, where they take pieces from the Modern Love column, and ask actors to perform them.  This story is read by Linda Cardellini.

Check out WBUR for more on the interview with author Stephanie Saldana, and the interview with Linda Cardellini, the actor who performed this story.

Producer: Caitlin O’Keefe

Sound Design: John Perotti

Categories: Syndicated

Chaotic Good, Snap #918 - Beyond Belief

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:00pm

Malaclypse was part of a dangerous anarchist group. They stole, they killed, they escaped, until one day when Malaclypse could run no further...

Producer: Jazmin AguileraOriginal Score: Renzo Gorrio

Categories: Syndicated

Snap #918 - Beyond Belief

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:00pm

What do you do when someone tells you something you know to be false, and yet...you can just tell they're telling the truth? On the next all-NEW Snap..."Beyond Belief."

STORIES

Chaotic Good

Malaclypse was part of a dangerous anarchist group. They stole, they killed, they escaped, until one day when Malaclypse could run no further...

Modern Love

When Stephanie Saldana was 27 years old, she thought her calling was to become a nun. But at a monastery in the Syrian desert, she met a monk who made her rethink everything

Categories: Syndicated

Chin-Kyll and Bo-Ok: Across the DMZ, Snap Classic - Tin Man

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 8:00pm

What happens when you are reunited with your North Korean sister for the first time in over five decades? This story comes to Snap Judgment by way of Mary Kim. Voice Actors: Yongnam and Mikyung Kim Producer and Sound Design: Davey Kim

Categories: Syndicated

About Face, Snap Classic - Tin Man

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 7:35pm

You’ve heard the saying, right? You can’t see the forest for the trees. Well, imagine if your whole life all you could do, all you knew how to do, was see the trees, the details, the minutiae of the world. What would you miss out on. Let’s take a walk in Tom Conces’ shoes and find out. Producer: Nancy López Original score: Renzo Gorrio

Categories: Syndicated

The Scientist And The Psychopath, Snap Classic - Tin Man

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 7:29pm

Neuroanatomist Dr. James Fallon studies the most dangerous kind of person: the psychopath. His job is to get up close and personal with the mind of the psychopath so that we can better understand what makes them tick. He treats their brains with the cold calculation of a scientist at work. But in the process things get mighty personal. James Fallon, PhD is a neuroanatomist and geneticist at UC-Irvine. For more about his work and his own life, check out his book here: The Psychopath Inside: A Neuroscientist's Personal Journey into the Dark Side of the Brain: James Fallon. Producer: Julia DeWitt Sound Design: Leon Morimoto

Categories: Syndicated

If I Only Had A Heart, Snap Classic - Tin Man

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 7:23pm

The sum of the parts cannot equal the hole in your heart. Producer: Pat Mesiti-Miller

Categories: Syndicated

Snap Classic - Tin Man

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 12:00pm

What if you don't have a heart?

STORIES

If I Only Had A Heart

The sum of the parts cannot equal the hole in your heart.

The Scientist And The Psychopath

Neuroanatomist Dr. James Fallon studies the most dangerous kind of person: the psychopath. His job is to get up close and personal with the mind of the psychopath so that we can better understand what makes them tick. He treats their brains with the cold calculation of a scientist at work. But in the process things get mighty personal.

About Face

You’ve heard the saying, right? You can’t see the forest for the trees. Well, imagine if your whole life all you could do, all you knew how to do, was see the trees, the details, the minutiae of the world. What would you miss out on. Let’s take a walk in Tom Conces’ shoes and find out.

Chin-Kyll and Bo-Ok: Across the DMZ

What happens when you are reunited with your North Korean sister for the first time in over five decades?

Categories: Syndicated

Warrior Box, Snap #917 - Shrapnel

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:00pm

Ryan is a marine, a war veteran that served in Iraq, but after he was wounded in battle, he was about to face his toughest fight of all.  His world felt like it was collapsing until his therapist showed him something that could save his life… a Warrior Box.

Producer:  Jake Halpern and Nancy Lopez

Categories: Syndicated