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 the producer of leading podcasts including Radiolab, Freakonomics Radio, Note To Self, Here’s The Thing With Alec Baldwin, and more.

http://www.wnycstudios.org/shows/snapjudgment

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      Snap Special - Ear Hustle's "Thick Glass"


      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.


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      Snap Classic - 06 Female


      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


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      Snap #918 - Beyond Belief


      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...


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      Snap Classic - Tin Man


      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...


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      Snap #917 - Shrapnel


      When the fight is over we still have to deal with the pieces of the battle that remain inside.  Featuring The Warrior Box and Soul of a Soldier.


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      Snap Classic - Secrets In The Stacks


      When Avi Steinberg became a prison librarian, he thought his job would be to keep track of the books.  Then he started reading between the lines.

      Producer: Joe Rosenberg


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       2018-05-17  26m
       
       

      Snap #916 - Lucky


      STORIES

      "The Choice" from the Lucky Podcast

      Nada Rothbart thought she’d have plenty of time to get her family out of Sarajevo. Suddenly, it was too late.

      This story originally aired on Lucky podcast, listen to part two of Nada’s story "The Choice" here.

      "Live At The Morgue" from The Nocturnists Podcast

      What do you do when the morgue has a total meltdown. Galen Laserson tells her story live at The Nocturnists.  Its host and creator is Emily ...


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       2018-05-11  50m
       
       

      Snap #916 - Lucky


      STORIES

      "The Choice" from the Lucky Podcast

      Nada Rothbart thought she’d have plenty of time to get her family out of Sarajevo. Suddenly, it was too late.

      This story originally aired on Lucky podcast, listen to part two of Nada’s story "The Choice" here.

      "Live At The Morgue" from The Nocturnists Podcast

      What do you do when the morgue has a total meltdown. Galen Laserson tells her story live at The Nocturnists.  Its host and creator is Emily ...


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       2018-05-11  50m
       
       

      Snap #916 - Lucky


      STORIES

      "The Choice" from the Lucky Podcast

      Nada Rothbart thought she’d have plenty of time to get her family out of Sarajevo. Suddenly, it was too late.

      This story originally aired on Lucky podcast, listen to part two of Nada’s story "The Choice" here.

      "Live At The Morgue" from The Nocturnists Podcast

      What do you do when the morgue has a total meltdown. Galen Laserson tells her story live at The Nocturnists.  Its host and creator is Emily ...


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       2018-05-11  50m
       
       

      Snap Classic - Where No One Should Go


      On the next Snap Classic, we bring you one of our most beloved stories of all time.

      In the desert of northern South Africa you come across a little puddle.  If you dive down into that puddle, at the bottom there is a slot.  This is the entrance to third largest freshwater cave in the world. This is where the adventure begins.  

      Producer: Julia DeWitt


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       2018-05-04  18m