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Story Shuffle 14 ADVERSITY audio is now live

Posted: August 10th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Story Shuffle News | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

The audio from Story Shuffle 14 audio is live, having taken place outside around a firepit in Kensington, alongside a vacant lot with a fine collection of abandoned cars.

Find the posts here or listen to them below. Facebook photos from Brady Dale of the presenters here.

  1. Todd Oskin, the host
  2. Eric Smith
  3. Lansie Sylvia, no audio by request
  4. Andrew Panebianco
  5. Melissa
  6. Chris Seminack
  7. Brady Russell
  8. Melissa Weigel
  9. Jackie Rodriguez
  10. Kris Kershner
  11. Emma Jacobs
  12. Christopher Wink
  13. Malik

We also had a handful of audience members who chose not to tell a tale.


Lessons for Running with the Bulls: Christopher Wink

Posted: August 2nd, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

In July, Christopher Wink went Running with the Bulls in Pamplona. He learned some lessons about surviving.

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Studs Terkel collected adversity: Emma Jacobs

Posted: August 1st, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Emma Jacobs talks about one of her idols, the famed oral historian Studs Terkel.

[audio: http://www.storyshuffle.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/emmajacobs.mp3]

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View of Haiti from a med student’s recent visit: Jackie Rodriguez

Posted: July 29th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , , | No Comments »

Medical student Jackie Rodriguez looks back on a recent trip handling emergency room work in Haiti.

[audio: http://www.storyshuffle.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/jackierodriguez.mp3]

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Brady Russell fights for left-leaning causes, and a chance for a hookup

Posted: July 28th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , | 1 Comment »

Brady Russell tells this tale of organizing politically for reasons other than politics.

[audio: http://www.storyshuffle.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/bradydale.mp3]

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What not to do when you are first learning to rock climb: Chris Seminack

Posted: July 27th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , , | No Comments »

Rockclimber Chris Seminack recalls one of his braver, dumber, more thrilling experiences.

[audio: http://www.storyshuffle.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/ChrisSeminack-.mp3]

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Mother Nature keeps trying to keep me down: Melissa

Posted: July 26th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Melissa takes aim at a natural waterslide.

[audio: http://www.storyshuffle.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/melissa.mp3]

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Andrew Panebianco’s ‘Lord of the Flies’ camp experience

Posted: July 25th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , | 1 Comment »

Accomplished story teller Andrew Panebianco recalls his own camp experience and how he once rose to the occasion,

[audio: http://www.storyshuffle.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/AndrewPanebianco.mp3]

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Eric Smith on surviving the camp turtle

Posted: July 24th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , , | 1 Comment »

Quirk Books social media editor Eric Smith tells the story of surviving the camp turtle.

[audio: http://www.storyshuffle.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/smith.mp3]

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Privileged white men don’t often have much adversity: Todd Oskin

Posted: July 23rd, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

Our host for Story Shuffle 14: Adversity Todd Oskin kicks us off.

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