Wiretap Episodes

September 04, 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. 

August 28, 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. 

August 21, 2015

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. 

August 14, 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. 

July 24, 2015

Conflict-resolution expert Misha Glouberman answers listener calls to help solve their problems. Plus, a body-language expert diagnoses relationship issues with a mere glance, and Howard tries to cheer people up as a Clown Without Borders. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes.  
Is there any hope of the brothers ever becoming friends? It's the story of Jacob and Esau on this week's Wiretap. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes.  

August 11, 2015

How do you spell "dilemma" anyway? We uncover the mysterious dilemna dilemma. Plus, Howard charts his moral compass with an ethics game show quiz, and a panel of experts helps listeners solve their moral dilemmas. Is it ok to steal your neighbour's kale? Are second-hand fur coats acceptable? Our ethicists have all the answers.Featuring Mike Turner, Jane Marie and Gabe Delahaye. Special thanks to Marden Paul, Bullseye and all our listeners who called our moral dilemma hotline. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes.