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Josh Bearman

Josh writes for the LA Weekly, Believer and McSweeney's. His story in episode 323 was made into a t-shirt and his Santa story in 371 might be made into a film.
  • How Do You Slow This Thing Down. (Podcast Only)

    528: The Radio Drama Episode 06.20.2014

    Joshuah Bearman tells a story that’s a sequel to his memorable episode about his mother and ...FamilyLive PerformanceMothers

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  • Act One.

    500: 500! 07.12.2013

    Julie Snyder talks about a favorite passage from Sarah Vowell's story in episode 107: Trail of ...MilestonesRadio

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  • Prologue.

    475: Send a Message 09.28.2012

    Reporter Josh Bearman tells Ira a story about two coded messages that Galileo sent to fellow ...Science

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  • Prologue.

    447: The Incredible Case of the P.I. Moms 09.23.2011

    Ira explains how a man named Chris Butler created a private detective agency where the ...CrimeMothers

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  • His Partner Drops a Dime.

    447: The Incredible Case of the P.I. Moms 09.23.2011

    Joshuah Bearman's story continues. Chris Butler makes a transition into true criminal ...CrimeDrugsPolice

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  • Santa Fight Club.

    371: Scenes From a Mall 12.26.2008

    A tale of two Santas. There's Tim Conaghan, a full-time professional Santa with a big belly and ...Jobs/EmploymentRetail/Commerce

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  • Act One.

    334: Duty Calls 06.01.2007

    Josh Bearman grew up in California with his dad, stepmom, and brother. But they're not his whole ...AddictionAlcoholCrime

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  • Act Two.

    334: Duty Calls 06.01.2007

    Josh Bearman continues his story by looking at how things got so bad for his mother and David in ...AddictionAlcoholCrime

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  • Super Duper.

    323: The Super 01.05.2007

    Josh Bearman's favorite story was told to him by his super. It involved these elements: A gas ...FunnyHousingWriting

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