We honor a former guest, Lindy Linenberger, who survived the Great Depression and Dust Bowl. Lindy died this past summer at the age of 88.
Elmer "Lindy" Linenberger saw a lot of hard times as a kid. He lived through the Dust Bowl years in Kansas. Also in this episode, Amber Dawn tells the story of a stranger living in her crawl space.
Arun Ghandi, grandson of Mahatma Ghandi, on how to make change in life.
We end our four-day series on Studs Terkel with a musical and voice meditation in this piece produced by Alan Hall.
Dick speaks with a journalist reporting in dangerous areas of the Arizona-Mexico border.
Paul Fichter designs and makes beer taps.
A quest to photograph the world's oldest living organisms.
Dick and producer Phoebe Judge share some listeners’ letters that came to The Story after an interview with a mail carrier and a man who visits post offices.
Kirk Lombard finds more fish hidden under rocks and off city docks than he does dropping a line the traditional way.
A Washington D.C.’s woman unkempt house and how it kept her neighbors in an uproar.
Dick talks to two members of a Christian card-counting team that was good at the biblically questionable business of blackjack.
99% Invisible explores a Philadelphia park that became a mecca for skaters.
James Holzrichter became a reluctant whistleblower after finding evidence of misconduct by his employer, Northrop Grumman. He became a pariah in his field, and eventually found himself unemployed and homeless.
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