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Storycorps

StoryCorps 423: Sissy

Thursday, April 23, 2015

There's an electrical power plant technology instructor at Wyoming's Casper College who stands out on campus. His name is Sissy Goodwin and he dresses in women's clothing. His wife, Vickie, didn't know he wore women's clothing when they met, but she's stood by him for the past four decades.

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Selected Shorts

More Life

Friday, December 05, 2014

A father-and-son story from the late poet Mark Strand.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 399: Death Becomes Her

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Joanna Ebenstein, founder of the Morbid Anatomy Museum, tells her father, Bob, about the childhood origins of her fascination with things that most people avoid, including black widow spiders.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 388: Rocket Man

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Alton Yates tells his daughter, Toni, about being part of a small group of Air Force volunteers who tested the effects of high speeds on the body, and helped prove that space travel was safe for humans.

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On Being

Steven Waldman and Philip Hamburger — The Long Experiment of American Democracy

Thursday, July 03, 2014

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On Being

[Unedited] Steven Waldman with Krista Tippett

Thursday, July 03, 2014

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On Being

[Unedited] Philip Hamburger with Krista Tippett

Thursday, July 03, 2014

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 380: Don't Sneak

Monday, June 30, 2014

70-year-old Patrick Haggerty tells his daughter, Robin, about the day he first had a conversation with his father about being gay.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 380: Don't Sneak

Monday, June 30, 2014

70-year-old Patrick Haggerty tells his daughter, Robin, about the day he first had a conversation with his father about being gay.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 379: Facing Forward

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Cheri Lindsay talks with her father, Phillip, about vitiligo, a rare skin condition they share.

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Radio Rookies

Father's Day from Radio Rookies: Trying to Do it Right and Not Repeat a Father's Mistakes

Friday, June 13, 2014

When people think about teen parents, they usually picture a young mom. But what about the dads?

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 377: My Father, The Giant

Monday, June 09, 2014

Thompson Williams talks about his father's legacy with his son, Kiamichi-tet Williams.

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The Takeaway

When Fathers Anchor The Home, They Don't Have It All Either

Friday, March 22, 2013

When journalist Mike Winerip made the unconventional decision to anchor his busy household instead of riding the fast track to a top editor position, he found what many mothers find: the dizzying balancing act is often incompatible with a high-power career.

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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Tales of Dad

Sunday, December 04, 2011

In the stories on this program, two fathers have very different impacts on the lives of their children. 

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The Takeaway

What's Your Favorite Story about Your Dad?

Friday, June 19, 2009

Father's Day is this weekend. What did your father teach you and how has it changed you? Tell us stories and memories about your Dad.

What's your take? Leave a comment or record your story at 1-877-8-MY-TAKE.

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On Being

Steven Waldman — Liberating the Founders [remix]

Thursday, October 30, 2008

Americans remain divided about how much religion they want in their political life. As we elect a new president, we return to an evocative, relevant conversation from earlier this year with journalist Steven Waldman. From his unusual study of the American

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On Being

[Unedited] Steven Waldman with Krista Tippett (On Liberating the Founders)

Thursday, October 30, 2008

Americans remain divided about how much religion they want in their political life. As we elect a new president, we return to an evocative, relevant conversation from earlier this year with journalist Steven Waldman. From his unusual study of the American

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Studio 360

Commentary: Wimps, Jerks, and Wise Men

Saturday, June 15, 2002

Kurt breaks down the four types of fathers.

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Studio 360

Kate and Lucy on Kurt

Saturday, June 15, 2002

Kurt Andersen’s daughters weigh-in on their radio host dad.

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Studio 360

Al Franken

Saturday, June 15, 2002

The satirist Al Franken recalls how his dad smoothed over an awkward moment involving tuna salad.

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