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Stories of the human heart. A candid, unscripted conversation between two people about what's really important in life: love, loss, family, friendship. When the world seems out of hand, tune in to StoryCorps and be reminded of the things that matter most.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

Stories of the human heart. A candid, unscripted conversation between two people about what's really important in life: love, loss, family, friendship. When the world seems out of hand, tune in to StoryCorps and be reminded of the things that matter most.

    EXTRA: The Santa Tracker

    EXTRA: The Santa Tracker

    On this extra holiday episode, Terri Van Keuren, Richard Shoup and Pamela Farrell remember how their father, Air Force Colonel Harry Shoup, started the holiday tradition of tracking Santa Claus on U.S. military radar in 1955. donate.storycorps.org/podcast

    • 5 min
    The Voice For My Song

    The Voice For My Song

    What happens when paralyzing fear stops you from following your dream? In our final episode of the season...Jim Von Stein has written 8000 songs, but almost nobody has heard a single one of them...until now...

    • 20 min
    SPECIAL: Remembering Lloyd Newman of Ghetto Life 101

    SPECIAL: Remembering Lloyd Newman of Ghetto Life 101

    In the early 90s, teenagers LeAlan Jones and Lloyd Newman recorded a week of their lives on Chicago's South Side. Working with StoryCorps founder Dave Isay, LeAlan and Lloyd produced a documentary they called Ghetto Life 101, one of the most acclaimed programs in public radio history. In remembrance of Lloyd, who died this week, we bring you a special presentation of Ghetto Life 101.

    • 33 min
    The Last Patients

    The Last Patients

    In the second part of our Kalaupapa story, we hear how people exiled from society reconnected with family – and found a new community. donate.storycorps.org/podcast

    • 17 min
    A Dangerous Word

    A Dangerous Word

    In this two-part special, we remember a community of forgotten people cast out to a remote Hawaiian island.

    • 17 min
    One Who Is Understanding

    One Who Is Understanding

    Family names bind one generation to the next. But what if that name is lost? In this episode, a grieving family learns their legacy is being kept alive by a stranger from far away.

    • 22 min

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