Snap Judgment tracks on Soundclound

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  • The Orange
    Snap Judgment
    11:00
    Storytelling
    1,568

    Storyteller Joel ben Izzy tells the hauntingly beautiful story of a simple piece of fruit. Produced by Stephanie Foo, original score by Renzo Gorrio

  • Past Life Detective
    Snap Judgment
    17:36
    Storytelling
    1,488

    Detective Bob Snow never could have imagined that the toughest case of his entire career, would be an investigation into his own past....life. Produced by Liz Mak, original score by Renzo Gorrio

  • Nahoko Takato: Hero Held Hostage
    Snap Judgment
    18:28
    Storytelling
    1,425

    In 2004, aid worker Nahoko Takato was taken hostage in Iraq. When she finally returns back to Japan, she was not prepared for her homecoming. Produced and scored by Davey Kim

  • Sorry Pops
    Snap Judgment
    01:44
    Storytelling
    1,346

    Glynn scours the earth for new ways to disappoint his Dad. Produced by Pat Mesiti-Miller

  • Leap of Faith - Snap Classic - full episode
    Snap Judgment
    50:00
    Storytelling
    1,626

    An aid worker is held hostage in Iraq, a detective’s toughest case turns out to be an investigation into his own past, and a hauntingly beautiful story of a simple piece of fruit. Snap proudly presents a classic, "Leap of Faith." Amazing stories from real people who absolutely, positively have to take a big chance. STORIES Sorry Pops Glynn scours the earth for new ways to disappoint his Dad. Produced by Pat Mesiti-Miller Nahoko Takato: Hero Held Hostage In 2004, aid worker Nahoko Takato was taken hostage in Iraq. When she finally returns back to Japan, she was not prepared for her homecoming. Produced and scored by Davey Kim Past Life Detective Detective Bob Snow never could have imagined that the toughest case of his entire career, would be an investigation into his own past....life. Produced by Liz Mak, original score by Renzo Gorrio The Orange Storyteller Joel ben Izzy tells the hauntingly beautiful story of a simple piece of fruit. Produced by Stephanie Foo, original score by Renzo Gorrio Snap Classic - Season 7 Episode 18

  • When Are You Going to Get Married?
    Snap Judgment
    19:17
    Storytelling
    1,732

    For Ben Nakamura, coming out gay to his parents was not exactly like ripping off a band-aid... Produced by Liz Jones, original score by Renzo Gorrio

  • Playground Bullies and Dark Secrets
    Snap Judgment
    10:35
    Storytelling
    1,615

    In middle school, Mike has a secret. But no one has ever seen "it." Until a dreaded epidemic strikes his school… "pantsing." "Mighty" Mike McGee is an international spoken word artist, writer, performer, speaker, slam poet and comic. McGee is the first slam poet to win both the American National Poetry Slam Individual Grand Championship and the Individual World Poetry Slam Championship. Watch the Snap LIVE performance: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xr0CioyLFqg&feature=youtu.be Original Score composed and performed by Alex Mandel and the Snap Judgment Playaz (Tim Frick and David Brandt).

  • Headless Chicken
    Snap Judgment
    15:26
    Storytelling
    1,569

    Some schoolyard stories are true… For more information about Mike The Headless Chicken, including Fruita, Colorado’s annual Mike The Headless Chicken Festival, be sure to check out miketheheadlesschicken.org. Produced by, Joe Rosenberg, original score by Renzo Gorrio with additional instrumentation by Andrew Vickers

  • Anti-Traditions
    Snap Judgment
    03:17
    Storytelling
    1,468

    Glynn has an amazing Thanksgiving tradition... and it happens after Thanksgiving. Produced by Pat Mesiti-Miller

  • The 2019 Gratitude Special - full episode
    Snap Judgment
    49:08
    Storytelling
    1,860

    A headless chicken proves sometimes urban legends are true, playground bullies expose dark secrets during a “pantsing” epidemic, and a young man comes out to his parents. Snap Judgment presents, “The 2019 Gratitude Special." We are grateful to tell stories and we are so so thankful for you Snappas! For all the love and support you have shown this crazy ridiculous enterprise that is Snap Judgment, thank you. STORIES Anti-Traditions Glynn has an amazing Thanksgiving tradition... and it happens after Thanksgiving. The Headless Chicken Some schoolyard stories are true… For more information about Mike The Headless Chicken, including Fruita, Colorado’s annual Mike The Headless Chicken Festival, be sure to check out miketheheadlesschicken.org. Produced by, Joe Rosenberg, original score by Renzo Gorrio with additional instrumentation by Andrew Vickers Playground Bullies and Dark Secrets (Snap LIVE in Los Angeles) In middle school, Mike has a secret. But no one has ever seen "it." Until a dreaded epidemic strikes his school… "pantsing." "Mighty" Mike McGee is an international spoken word artist, writer, performer, speaker, slam poet and comic. McGee is the first slam poet to win both the American National Poetry Slam Individual Grand Championship and the Individual World Poetry Slam Championship. Watch the Snap LIVE performance! Original Score composed and performed by Alex Mandel and the Snap Judgment Playaz (Tim Frick and David Brandt). When Are You Going to Get Married? For Ben Nakamura, coming out gay to his parents was not exactly like ripping off a band-aid... Produced by Liz Jones, original score by Renzo Gorrio Season 10 Episode 33

  • Acid Jump
    Snap Judgment
    16:16
    Storytelling
    1,851

    When morale was low among the paratroopers in his company, Sergeant Ray Christian takes them on a trip. Check out Ray’s podcast, "What's Ray Saying?" and follow him on Twitter @WhatsRaySaying. Produced by Adizah Eghan, original score by Leon Morimoto

  • Diamonds in the Sky
    Snap Judgment
    29:49
    Storytelling
    1,936

    Fans and journalists embark on a seven-show tour with Rihanna... in seven countries, over seven days, on a Boeing 777, to celebrate her seventh album in seven years. Did we mention this happened seven years ago? Fasten your seat belts, it’s time for liftoff... Special thanks to Kristen Gwynne, Lawrence Bull, and Elizabeth Nakano. Produced by John Fecile, original score by Renzo Gorrio #rihannaplane

  • Champagne on Ice
    Snap Judgment
    03:23
    Storytelling
    1,698

    Glynn goes behind the scenes at a music festival, and green means go. Produced by Pat Mesiti-Miller

  • We're on a Plane - full episode
    Snap Judgment
    49:29
    Storytelling
    2,017

    Glynn goes behind the scenes at a music festival. 300 people spend a week on a plane with Rihanna to attend seven concerts, in seven countries, over seven days. And when morale is low among a group of paratroopers, their Sergeant takes them on an unexpected trip. STORIES Champagne on Ice Glynn goes behind the scenes at a music festival, and green means go. Produced by Pat Mesiti-Miller Diamonds in the Sky Fans and journalists embark on a seven-show tour with Rihanna... in seven countries, over seven days, on a Boeing 777, to celebrate her seventh album in seven years. Did we mention this happened seven years ago? Fasten your seat belts, it’s time for liftoff... Special thanks to Kristen Gwynne, Lawrence Bull, and Elizabeth Nakano. Produced by John Fecile, original score by Renzo Gorrio #rihannaplane Acid Jump When morale was low among the paratroopers in his company, Sergeant Ray Christian takes them on a trip. Check out Ray’s podcast, "What's Ray Saying?" and follow him on Twitter @WhatsRaySaying. Produced by Adizah Eghan, original score by Leon Morimoto Season 10 Episode 32

  • Return to Kuku Island - Snap Classic
    Snap Judgment
    50:14
    Storytelling
    2,391

    In the 1970s, thousands of Vietnamese refugees were left on the remote Anambas Islands in Indonesia. They were stranded without food, water, and shelter, forced to survive off the land. Now, almost 40 years later, one woman wants to go back to those distant islands, one last time. Thank you so much to Carina Hoang. Carina is a Special Representative for Australia for UNHCR. Check out her book, “Boat People: Personal Stories from the Vietnamese Exodus 1976-1996,” available in both English and Vietnamese. Carina is part of an Australian Broadcasting Corporation TV series, “The Heights." Be sure to check it out. Our heartfelt thanks to Tony Luu; his mother Truong On, his brother, Daniel, and the rest of the Luu family. Thanks to the Outside Podcast from Outside Magazine, where you can also hear this show. Also, check Public Radio International’s "The World" for a shorter version of this audio story. This story would not have been possible without the generous support of the International Women’s Media Foundation.

  • Icarus
    Snap Judgment
    04:51
    Storytelling
    1,814

    Glynn flies too close to the sun. Produced by: Pat Mesiti-Miller

  • The Lamb, the Lion, and the Fox - full episode
    Snap Judgment
    49:31
    Storytelling
    2,641

    Masks Down Glynn is a junior diplomat in Malaysia attending invite-only parties, but everyone at these parties seems to be wearing a mask. The Lamb, the Lion, and the Fox Amaryllis was fast on track to become an established journalist when her mentor was kidnapped and killed by a terrorist group. She decided she had to give up the transparency of journalism if she wanted to truly help curb terror, and instead joined the shadow world of the CIA. But the shadow world had its own cost. A big thanks to Amaryllis Fox. You can buy her book on Knopf, Amazon, or anywhere books are sold. Produced by Nikka Singh, original score by Leon Morimoto Icarus Glynn flies too close to the sun. Produced by: Pat Mesiti-Miller

  • Masks Down
    Snap Judgment
    03:33
    Storytelling
    1,704

    Glynn is a junior diplomat in Malaysia attending invite-only parties, but everyone at these parties seems to be wearing a mask.

  • The Lamb, the Lion, and the Fox
    Snap Judgment
    44:56
    Storytelling
    2,630

    Amaryllis was fast on track to become an established journalist when her mentor was kidnapped and killed by a terrorist group. She decided she had to give up the transparency of journalism if she wanted to truly help curb terror, and instead joined the shadow world of the CIA. But the shadow world had its own cost. Snap presents, "The Lamb, the Lion, and the Fox." A big thanks to Amaryllis Fox. Check out her book, "Life Undercover." Produced by Nikka Singh, original score by Leon Morimoto Season 10, Episode 31

  • With Great Power
    Snap Judgment
    15:06
    Storytelling
    2,069

    What if a harmless little game you used to play in your living room, ended up giving you real magical powers, magical powers led to an irreversible and terrible chain of events? Find more of Katie Lippa’s work on her website www.lippalogic.com. Check out the life and work of Samantha Smith www.samanthasmith.info/ Producer: Anna Sussman Sound Design: Leon Morimoto