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Uplifting News Sleep Aid Digest (UNSAD) Podcast was started as a way to bring comfort and joy to those feeling overwhelmed by COVID-19.
Every week, uplifting news stories are read in a soothing voice to remind you that there's still good in the world.
UNSAD 5.19.2020 - Pygmy Hippo, Hawkbill, HS Band Tour
An endangered pygmy hippo was born at the San Diego Zoo;
Philippine village delivered nearly 300 critically endangered turtle hatchlings to sea;
High school band staff went “on tour” to play the school’s fight song to graduating band seniors.
Special Guest: Kay Trinidad
UNSAD 5.18.2020 - Costume PPE, Vacation, Postal Gifts
Broadway costume designers and staff are making protective gear;
New York hospital staff is surprised with free vacations;
A postal worker left gift cards for 2020 graduates on his route.
Special Guest: Charise Greene
UNSAD WEEKEND 5.15.2020 - Twitter, Peacock, Elephant, Istanbul
Twitter CEO says employees can work from home forever;
A Boston police officer used a mating call from his phone to lure an escaped peacock;
Mara the ex-circus elephant is set for a new life in Brazil;
Istanbul residents raise over $1.4 million to help residents with bills.
UNSAD 5.14.2020 - Canada Raise, Cork Cards, Town Cat Book
Canada is giving their essential workers a pay raise they ‘deserve’;
Girl in Cork sends adorable handmade cards to elderly and vulnerable in lockdown;
A stray cat receives recognition from a town in Virginia, and has a book written about him.
Special Guest: Clare O'Malley
UNSAD 5.13.2020 - Valedictorian, Potatoes, Stamps
Princeton names its first black valedictorian in the university’s history;
Farmers in Washington will give away 200,000 lbs of potatoes;
John Oliver launches branded stamps to support the U.S. Postal Service.
UNSAD 5.12.2020 - Postcard, Sikh Doctors, Teachers Grammy
Iowa man receives a lost postcard from 1987;
Sikh doctor chooses to shave ‘in this time of need’;
Chance the Rapper surprises Montgomery County educator with ‘Grammy for teachers’.