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      Mon 22 May 2017

      #617: Fermi’s Paradox 59m play

      Three people grapple with the question, “Are we alone?”

      Mon 15 May 2017

      #218: Act V 1h 2m play

      We devote this entire episode to one story: Over the course of six months, reporter and This American Life contributor Jack Hitt followed a group of inmates at a high-security prison as they rehears... 12 more words

      Mon 08 May 2017

      #616: I Am Not A Pirate 1h 8m play

      To be, or not to be a pirate? This week, that is the question. Hold fast, mateys! We have stories about both historical and modern-day swashbucklers who loot, pillage, and question their choices.

      Mon 01 May 2017

      #615: The Beginning of Now 1h play

      Before Donald Trump started his presidential campaign in 2015, there was a congressional race that redefined what was possible in American politics. Steve Bannon and Breitbart News got involved in tha... 33 more words