For six years, Story Shuffle was a regularly organized, live recording of themed stories. Now the best of these stories are being rereleased as a weekly podcast.

Story Shuffle 8 Anniversaries audio is now live

Posted: August 31st, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Story Shuffle News | Tags: , , , | No Comments »

Celebrating with champagne and tater tots, the one year anniversary of Story Shuffle was celebrated in Fishtown just a tad late, marking the eighth in our every-other-month series, one night after coming just short in winning our nomination as Best Podcast at the Philly Geek Awards (Talkadelphia rightly brought the award home).

All of the audio is now live.

Choose from the stories below or find  them all here. Check out the Facebook photos here.

  1. Celebrating One Year Anniversary of Story Shuffle
  2. Fuck Anniversaries by Daniel Victor
  3. “You have to go far enough away to be seen:” Christopher Wink on Voyager II
  4. Alex Irwin: Celebrate 10th Amendment Day
  5. Patrick McNeil: the Creation Myth of the McNeil Clan
  6. Sean Blanda has an empty book to record important dates
  7. Melissa DiPento talks about the kid’s table [no audio]
  8. Erica G’s worst summer of her teenage life turns out OK
  9. Shannon McDonald on Anniversary Role Models
  10. Lisa Kaneff on inauspicious wedding anniversary beginnings

Lisa Kaneff on inauspicious wedding anniversary beginnings

Posted: August 30th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , | 1 Comment »

PR star Lisa Kaneff talks about bad starts to wedding anniversaries, namely her brother’s.

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Shannon McDonald on Anniversary Role Models

Posted: August 29th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

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WHYY reporter Shannon McDonald talks about betting on the future anniversaries of her friends and her different philosophy on love than that friend based on differing role models.

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Erica G’s worst summer of her teenage life turns out OK

Posted: August 28th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , , , | No Comments »

Grad student Erica G was going to go to Israel as a teenager but things didn’t work out. This is the story of celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Philadelphia Folk Festival instead.

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Melissa DiPento talks about the kid’s table

Posted: August 28th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , | No Comments »

Every family anniversary or celebration, South Jersey reporter Melissa DiPento sits at the kid’s table, along with a slew of cousins who aren’t much kids anymore.

Unfortunately the audio wasn’t captured.


Sean Blanda has an empty book to record important dates

Posted: August 27th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

Reporter Sean Blanda can’t be bothered with anniversaries and thinks he has an explanation.

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Patrick McNeil: the Creation Myth of the McNeil Clan

Posted: August 26th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

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Teacher Patrick McNeil tells you about the McNeil clan, its foundation myth and sailing Barrow Harbour toward tiny Barrow Island near Ireland 800 years ago. …He thinks.

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Alex Irwin: Celebrate 10th Amendment Day

Posted: August 25th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Alex Irwin recalls the anniversary of the 10th Amendment Day.

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“You have to go far enough away to be seen:” Christopher Wink on Voyager II

Posted: August 24th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

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Thirty four years after Voyager II lifted off, reporter Christopher Wink told its story and drew meaning for the space shuttle program and our own vision of ourselves.

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Daniel Victor: Fuck anniversaries

Posted: August 23rd, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

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Philly.com community builder Daniel Victor has a problem with anniversaries, and he wants to tell you about it.

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