Sean Cole was the host of the show when Dick was away, and sends us stories from New York City and beyond. Sean has worked on staff with Radiolab and This American Life. He's been a frequent contributor to Marketplace, and has freelanced for many other programs including All Things Considered, Only a Game, and Studio 360. Sean started off as a newsroom intern at the Boston NPR affiliate WBUR in 1997. He worked there for nine years there, doing pretty much anything they would let him, and finally ending up as a senior reporter with the award-winning documentary series Inside Out. He also writes poems.