Travelers often like keeping accounts of their journeys. Today, producer Marika Partridge shares some family tapes of a world tour in 1968. Music, stories and sound, all gathered on old reel-to-reel machine.
As The Story celebrates the work of oral historian and broadcaster Studs Terkel, Dick interviews a woman who was laid off and found herself offered a job as captain of a river ferry.
One NYC subway driver copes with hitting people who jump or fall on to the tracks.
After his job was eliminated, Dominick Brocato spent two years looking for work.
Stories of perfect hills covered in snow and ice and sledding all the way down.
Writer Ann Hood tells Dick about her Italian-American family’s rowdy Thanksgiving dinners.
Dick speaks to Nick Berry, a bike messenger in Manhattan, shortly after the storm.
In high school, Mike Baab worked as an undercover liquor operative for the Washington State Liquor Control Board.
Brad Tobin, a teacher from the closest high school to the shooting in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater last month, talks about helping students cope with trauma.
Today we meet a super sperm donor - who is also a virgin.
Scott Carrier watches his daughter learn to swim.
Sarah Churman lived all of her life unable to hear anything until she saved enough money for a hearing implant.
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