Anna Sale

Anna Sale appears in the following:

When I Almost Died

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Your stories about life after near death. 

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I Was In Debt. Then My Sister Offered Me $16,000.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

What happened when a 27-year-old listener deep in credit card debt asked their older sister for financial help. 

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When Claudia Rankine Brought Up Race In Couples Counseling

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

The poet reflects on growing up in largely white spaces in the Bronx during the 1970s, and how conversations about race with her husband have evolved over 20 years together.

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Chris Gethard on 'New Jersey Is The World' & 'Pick Up The Phone & Call' Day

Friday, March 26, 2021

Comedian, writer, and podcast host, Chris Gethard, joins us to discuss his new podcast project, "New Jersey Is The World," & celebrate "Pick Up The Phone & Call" day.

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'When Women Invented Television'

Friday, March 26, 2021

Author Jennifer Keishin Armstrong joins us to discuss her book, "When Women Invented Television: The Untold Story of the Female Powerhouses Who Pioneered the Way We Watch Today."

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A New Kind of Sex-Ed

Friday, March 26, 2021

Authors Erika Moen & Mattew Nolan join us to discuss their book, "Let’s Talk About It: The Teen’s Guide to Sex, Relationships, and Being a Human," and take calls from listeners.

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Dancing in the Pandemic

Friday, March 26, 2021

Anna Sale talks with a dancer from The Red Parrot in El Paso, Texas in an excerpt from Death, Sex, and Money on how the strip club industry has been altered due to the pandemic.

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Michèle Ohayon's 'Strip Down, Rise Up'

Friday, March 26, 2021

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Michèle Ohayon joins us to discuss her new documentary, "Strip Down, Rise Up," available on Netflix.

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A Friend In The Execution Room

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

A man steps up to participate in an American process that he doesn’t agree with: the death penalty. A story about duty, faith and humanity, from the new podcast The Experiment. 

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Pick Up the Phone and Call: A New Holiday

Friday, March 19, 2021

Is there someone in your life you've been meaning to call? We're celebrating a new holiday called "Pick up the Phone and Call Day," which falls on Friday March 26th. Anna Sale explains. 

Finding Blessings and Throwing Vases

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Donna Perry experienced tremendous loss this past year. But as she told producer Yasmeen Khan, the year has also brought "blessings," and reinforced reaching out to people. 

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Masks On, Tops Off: Inside A Texas Strip Club

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Strip clubs are struggling with shutdowns, slow business and federal aid ineligibility. We hear from one Texas club's owner, and a dancer and customer there, about COVID's impact.

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Ugh, Dating Right Now

Wednesday, March 03, 2021

Your stories about the struggles of dating during a pandemic, and a pep talk from dating expert and "How To Not Die Alone" author Logan Ury.

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I Was Your Father, Until I Wasn't

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

A listener named Tony wrote to us about his deep love for his daughter, and what it was like to discover that he wasn't her biological father.

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Your One Night Stand Stories

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Today, we're celebrating the very short-term romance: the one night stand. Those moments in life when someone appeared in a flash, you connected, and then you went your separate ways. 

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Getting Real About Getting Older, Live

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

We opened the phones for a national radio call-in, to hear from you about life after 60 right now. 

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What The Border Taught Norma Elia Cantú About Being Free

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

The 74-year-old writer on growing up in Laredo, Texas, and the three family deaths that changed her. 

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Beverly Glenn-Copeland's Gifts From The Universe

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

The 76-year-old musician reflects on his complex relationship with his parents growing up, finding success later in life, and why he loves "being cared for" by his younger bandmates.

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Marlo Thomas Is Her Mother's Revenge

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Marlo Thomas thought marriage was "nothing that I wanted to be a part of" after watching her mother give up her career for her father's. But then, at 42 years old, she changed her mind.

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Just Ask Us: Your Stories About Life After 60

Wednesday, January 06, 2021

We asked our listeners to get real about getting older. This is what you told us. 

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