Snap Judgment

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Snap Judgment is a themed, weekly NPR storytelling show. It is focused on presenting compelling personal stories - mixing tall tales with killer beats to produce cinematic, dramatic radio.

Snap Judgment is sponsored by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and distributed through NPR and Public Radio Exchange (PRX). You can find more at its website.

Caitlin Gill - "Minivan"

Jul 25, 2014
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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

Our next guest is the hardest working woman in comedy. Yes, indeed. Please, put your hands together for Ms. Caitlin Gill.

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Vijai Nathan - "Like A Virgin"

Jul 25, 2014
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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

That's right. Get ready for the next guest - Vijai Nathan. She spent her entire career getting on her parents' last nerve. And today you're going to find out why they're kind of proud of her. Please put your hands together - Vijai Nathan.

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Rives - "Black Magic Women"

Jul 25, 2014
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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

Next, one of my personal storytelling heroes. Please put your hands together for Rives.

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Cat Got Your Tongue?

Jul 18, 2014

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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

Welcome back to SNAP JUDGMENT from PRX and NPR. My name is Glynn Washington and this is the Saved episode where we're rocking stories of helping hands appearing from the most unlikely of situations. And our next story begins in Merry Old England when Julia Romp, she gives birth to what she hopes is a healthy baby boy.

Frankie

Jul 18, 2014

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Now then, people want to be saved. They want to be rescued from whatever it is they find themselves in. But what if you're fine? What if you've got it together, but you stumble across an injustice? Do you walk on by? Or do you make it your problem?

SNAP JUDGMENT regular contributor Katie Mingle tells us her story.

The Constitutional

Jul 18, 2014

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GLYNN WASHINGTON, HOST:

Welcome back to SNAP JUDGEMENT, the Saved Edition. Today, we're talking to people who find themselves in a whole heap of trouble and they're frantically trying to dig themselves out. Now, coincidentally, SNAP JUDGEMENT's producer Mr. Mark Ristich - he spends the majority of his time in a whole heap of trouble, trying frantically to dig himself out.

The Knockout Artist

Jul 11, 2014

George Garrett is a young man in the '60s, making his way through the world of the California Youth Authority with his two fists of fury, his wits and a secret.

The Legend Of Steve Davies

Jul 11, 2014

In one of soccer's most legendary fairy tales, manager Harry Redknapp once plucked a hardcore fan from the crowd and put him to the test for West Ham United. What happens next made the fan a legend.

Brokedown Boxing

Jul 11, 2014

Mark Sayer knew that if he was going to prove himself as a Thai boxer, he'd have to fight in Thailand. Where in Thailand? That was another matter.

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