Snap Judgment

Fridays 8 - 9 p.m. and Sundays 11 a.m. - 12 Noon
Glynn Washington

Snap Judgment is "storytelling with a beat". Host Glynn Washington was a  winner of the Public Radio Talent Quest contest and before creating Snap Judgment, he worked as an educator, diplomat, community activist, actor, political strategist, fist-shaker, mountain-hollerer, and foot stomper.

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11:31 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Speaking Ill Of The Dead

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NPR Story
11:31 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Exorcist

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NPR Story
11:31 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Old Pictures

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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

All right now, tonight in front of the campfire we're going to have our own special SNAP JUDGMENT, isn't that right? I want you all to come back around here - put the stick in the fire, Jamaal. Now, you kids ain't going to remember - I'm going to tell you this anyway, all right? If something ever looks too good to be true, run away.

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NPR Story
9:35 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Two Bowls

From the RISK! storytelling podcast comes a story by Christine Lee of love and sustenance in North Korea.

NPR Story
9:35 am
Fri June 27, 2014

The Phantom Twin

Christa and her twin sister, Cara, did everything they could to set themselves apart. But when tragedy struck, the lengths Christa went to get close to her sister were beyond incredible.

NPR Story
9:35 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Baby Steps

When you are trapped inside a jail of your own making, the only liberator up to the task is a fellow prisoner.

NPR Story
9:59 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Special Delivery

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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

Now for the next piece on the "Contents Unknown" episode Stephanie Foo had only to ride her bicycle down the street to Berkeley, California. There she met a delightful, a very, very nice but far too trusting person of the name of Alix Wall.

ALIX WALL: The Greek theater of Berkely, California, 1989. I went to a show of the Jerry Garcia band and I think Jimmy Cliff.

(SOUNDBITE OF JERRY GARCIA BAND SONG)

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9:59 am
Fri June 20, 2014

The Lock in the Lord's Lair

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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

Welcome back to SNAP JUDGMENT, the "Contents Unknown" episode. We're letting our curiosity get the better of us and speaking behind closed doors. In fact our next guest, Trey Smith, he did a lot more than simply sneak around. SNAP's Julia DeWitt has the story.

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NPR Story
9:59 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Genesis, Lady Jaye and the Pandrogyne

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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

Welcome back to SNAP JUDGMENT from PRX and NPR - the contents unknown episode. Today we're trying to find out about that which we do not know. We're going to kick this section off with a love story, the likes of which you have never heard before. Now, this is NPR - nothing graphic, but sensitive listeners and parents of young children are advised. Producer Brendan Baker spoke to Genesis P-Orridge.

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NPR Story
9:52 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Homeless Romeo

Just because Keith Ford was homeless, didn't mean he wasn't popular with the ladies.

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