Snap Judgment

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Dramatic tales, killer beats and the edgiest new talent in storytelling come together for a weekly radio hour hosted by Glynn Washington

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  • Friday, October 12, 2018 8:00am

    Pro rock climbers Jason Smith and Tommy Caldwell know a thing or two about dangerous even life threatening adventures, but when they go on an expedition to the famous Yellow Wall in Kyrgyzstan, their lives were threatened in a whole new way.

    Check out more about Jason “Singer” Smith at his website

    And be sure to check out Tommy Caldwell’s book “The Push” available now as well as the movie The Dawn Wall.

    For more details on the kidnapping read Greg Child’s book “Over The Edge."

    Producer: Jazmin Aguilera and Luke Quinton

    Original Sound Design: Renzo Gorrio

  • Friday, October 5, 2018 8:00am

    What if you had two choices. Either risk death, or start over in a completely new life. Now imagine you had to make that decision for your child. Check out more of Amy Roost’s work here and her podcast Fury here.

    Read Amy Roost’s article on what may have caused each of her children to have brain malformations in Dame Magazine.  


    Producer:Amy Roost, Anna Sussman.


    Original Score: Renzo Gorrio

  • Friday, September 28, 2018 8:00am

    When Mansoor Adayfi was 19 years old, he was shipped to Guantanamo Bay detention center. He had no idea where he was or why he was there. But he was held there for 14 years. During that time, Mansoor attended informal marriage classes held by a fellow inmate and began writing love letters despite never having been in love.

    Mansoor is currently writing a memoir about his time at Guantanamo. You can read his writing here.

    This story was produced and edited by Sarah Geis, Cristal Duhaime and Mira Burt-Wintonick for the CBC podcast, Love Me. It was mixed by Cristal Duhaime.

    Producer: Mira Burt-Wintonick, Cristal Duhaime, and Sarah Geis

  • Friday, September 21, 2018 8:00am

    In the mid-70s, Conan was hired to direct and produce a nature documentary. But he wanted to do something more ambitious. The film he made became one of the most infamous movies ever, but his success came with deadly consequences.

    Special thanks to our film consultants, Spencer Parsons and Todd Wieneke.

    Producer: John Fecile

    Original Score: Renzo Gorrio

  • Friday, September 14, 2018 8:00am

     Sometimes the only word you hear is "No." But what if you always said "Yes"? Snap Judgment proudly presents "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy".


    Forbidden Fruit

    An aspiring priest decides to experience all that the world has to offer.


    The Faith Healer

    Imagine putting your hands on someone, and curing whatever ails them. Charles Monroe Kane knows the feeling.


    The Insane Million Maker Master Counterfeiter

    What’s the easiest way to make money? Make Money. And lots of it.