Snap Judgment

Snap Judgment (Storytelling, with a BEAT) mixes real stories with killer beats to produce cinematic, dramatic, kick-ass radio. Snap’s raw, musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to see the world through the eyes of another. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of leading podcasts including Radiolab, On the Media, Nancy, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin, and many others. © WNYC Studios


episode 31: Godsend - Snap Classic

A woman’s voice changes forever, following a stroke-like episode. A man living in Alaska continues to hear rumors about the elusive blue bear. When he goes out searching for one, he ends up finding... something much different. And a girl gains magical powers that lead to an irreversible and terrible chain of events. Snap Judgment presents a classic, “Godsend.”STORIESThe Garbage ManGlynn's first day at a new school is rough... until he meets a girl who knows how to take out the trash.
Producer: Pat Mesiti MillerWhat Accent?When Ellen Spencer was released from the hospital after a mysterious stroke-like episode her voice would never be the same again.
Producer: Julia DeWitt
Sound Design: Pat Mesiti-MillerThe Blue BearLynn Schooler grew up in Alaska hearing rumor after rumor about the elusive blue bear. He never gave it much thought until a friend convinced him they go out searching for one. What Lynn ended up finding was, of course, something much different.
For more on Lynn Schooler’s work check out this website and his Facebook page.
Producer: Nancy Lopez
Sound Design: Renzo Gorrio and Davey KimWith Great Power What if a harmless little game you used to play in your living room, ended up giving you real magical powers, magical powers led to an irreversible and terrible chain of events?
Find more of Katie Lippa’s work on her website Check out the life and work of Samantha Smith
Producer: Anna Sussman
Sound Design: Leon Morimoto


 2019-10-31  49m