Wiretap Episodes

March 16, 2015

The bible foretells of a Golden Age when the laws of the jungle shall be overthrown and predators shall lay down with their prey. But what if such a thing were actually to pass? We take a lookWhen Jonathan Goldstein was 11, his father gave him a book called Ultra-Psychonics: How to Work Miracles with the Limitless Power of Psycho-Atomic Energy. It promised to teach you how to get rich, control other people's minds, and levitate. Jonathan revisits the magical promises the book made. Plus, a man and woman grapple with a troubling word on the inside of a pizza box. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes. 
The bible foretells of a Golden Age when the laws of the jungle shall be overthrown and predators shall lay down with their prey. But what if such a thing were actually to pass? We take a look at a most unlikely friendship between a lion and a lamb. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes. 

March 06, 2015

Stories of people doing things differently than everyone else. A man is convinced he's found a major scientific flaw that no-one else seems to have noticed. A young girl tries not to fit in at school. Plus, Howard runs a marathon from finish to start. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes.  
Adoption is all the rage amongst the rich and famous so Gregor encourages Jonathan to start a brood of his own. Plus, Josh gets betrothed, and Scott Kravitz on living with a mother who hates silence. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes. 

March 02, 2015

Why do we place so much importance on last words? A scientist presents his findings after years of studying the final words of parrots. Plus, B.J. Novak's story of a man too impatient to listen to the end of people's sentences. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes. 
Goldstein gets back together with the guitarist from his old band in a reunion filled with accusations, recrimination and general ill will. Also, one couple's pain-filled custody battle over a dog. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes. 

February 20, 2015

The summer Jonathan was ten he made friends with the toughest kids in the neighbourhood. Together they rode bikes, built slingshots, and peed on the neighbours' porches. It was the greatest summer of Jonathan's life. Until Bridget showed up. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes. 
What does it mean when you dream that your teeth are falling out? What about when 10,000 people dream their teeth are falling out? A dream-trend analyst with her finger on the pulse of slumbering societies shares her findings.  Plus, a lucid dream expert offers tips on how to get more out of your nights, and when Howard calls Jonathan from within a dream, it turns out to be somewhat of a nightmare. Featuring Jennifer Brandel and a story by Joel Fishbane. Special thanks to Confabulation Montreal, Montreal's premier all-true storytelling series. For more lucid dream tips from Marc VanDeKeere, visit Conscious Dreaming. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes. 

February 13, 2015

Fred Stoller tells the story of an unusual hotel booking which had him sharing his room with a dying stranger. Plus, a book club meeting goes awry when the group leader reveals her personal connection to the author. And Howard heals Jon's soul. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes. 
How much would you pay for the best kiss of your life? Tune in to Rob Corddry reading the tale of an aging kissing booth operator, struggling to stay afloat. Plus, Jonathan and Josh go on a double date that threatens the state of their friendship. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes.