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Scott Carrier

Scott is one of the most original voices working in radio. The best introduction to his work is a full episode of his stories: 181 The Friendly Man.
  • Am Not. Are Too. Am Not. Are Too.

    333: The Center for Lessons Learned 05.25.2007

    What lessons are civilians taking from the War? One journalist has said that Americans seem ...GovernmentIraq

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  • Invisible Girl.

    286: Mind Games 04.08.2005

    Scott Carrier and his family live in the same Salt Lake City neighborhood as Elizabeth Smart, ...ChildrenCrime

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  • The Hiker And The Cowman Should Be Friends.

    243: Later That Same Day 07.25.2003

    Scott Carrier tells the story of how the environmentalist that ranchers hated the most—whom they ...ActivismEnvironment

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  • No, Of Course I Know You.

    241: 20 Acts in 60 Minutes 07.11.2003

    Writer and producer Scott Carrier recognizes a woman he sees in a restaurant.

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  • Are You Ready?

    195: War Stories 09.28.2001

    Scott Carrier drove 2,000 miles across the country from his home in Salt Lake City to Chicago, ...AutomobilesPoliticsTravel

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  • Just Three Thousand More Miles To The Beach.

    191: I Know What You Did This Summer 08.17.2001

    Like many summer stories, this one from Scott Carrier begins with a whim and ends with a ...AutomobilesTravel

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  • Prologue.

    181: The Friendly Man 04.06.2001

    Ira tells the story about how Scott first got into radio. He was listening to a story on the ...JournalismRadioTravel

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  • The Test.

    181: The Friendly Man 04.06.2001

    At a fairly bleak time in his life, Scott took a job driving all over the state of Utah, ...Jobs/EmploymentMental Health

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  • The Friendly Man.

    181: The Friendly Man 04.06.2001

    It's another not-so-great period in Scott's life. This time he takes a job inside his ...AutomobilesJobs/EmploymentJournalism

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  • Who Am I? What Am I Doing Here?

    181: The Friendly Man 04.06.2001

    Scott goes on a quest to discover if the amnesia in the movies—where someone gets bonked on the ...DrugsHealth Care/MedicineJournalism

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  • The Day Mom And Dad Fell In Love.

    181: The Friendly Man 04.06.2001

    Scott interviews his 11-year-old daughter about his marriage. She sheds light on the previous ...ChildrenFamilyFathers

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  • Church Of Latter Day Snakes.

    146: Urban Nature 12.10.1999

    Scott Carrier tells the story of trying to bring a part of the outside world inside the house ...AnimalsChildhoodFamily

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  • More Powerful Than A Locomotive.

    141: Invisible Worlds 10.01.1999

    One of the most powerful forces in a room can be the thing that is unspoken between people. Five ...ChildrenFamilyFathers

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  • Pot Of Gold.

    113: Windfall 10.16.1998

    Writer Scott Carrier in Salt Lake City tells the story of someone's life that improved with a ...HousingLegal SystemMental Health

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  • Book Of Job.

    96: Pinned by History 03.13.1998

    Reporter Scott Carrier does a story about Harvey "Job" Matusow. (38 minutes)Criminal JusticeDeathDivorce

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  • God Of War.

    96: Pinned by History 03.13.1998

    In Vietnam, Jeffrey Harris, with one year of grad school, judged which soldiers stayed and which ...HistoryJobs/EmploymentMental Health

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  • Running After Antelope.

    80: Running After Antelope 10.17.1997

    Scott Carrier in Salt Lake City with the latest installment in his 12-year quest to chase down ...AnimalsHistoryScience

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  • Kings.

    77: Pray 09.26.1997

    Scott Carrier in Salt Lake City with a story about whether it's possible to be a good person if ...FamilyJobs/EmploymentReligion

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  • On The Green River.

    64: Summer 05.23.1997

    We begin to hear a story by Scott Carrier. And Ron Carlson's story continues.FictionJobs/EmploymentTeenagers

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  • Parent And Child.

    53: Valentine's Day '97 02.07.1997

    Reporter Scott Carrier and his eleven-year-old daughter Jesse. Scott wrote Running After ...ChildrenFathersParenting

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  • The Moment Humans Stopped Being Animals.

    49: Animals 01.10.1997

    Anthropologists agree that humans stopped being animals when they started walking upright, on ...AnimalsHistoryScience

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  • Juvenile Justice.

    48: Justice 01.03.1997

    Scott Carrier visits a courtroom where teenagers are tried and convicted by their teenage peers ...CrimeCriminal JusticeLegal System

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  • Whoring In Commercial Radio News.

    45: Media Fringe 12.06.1996

    Scott Carrier took a job in commercial radio working for a network correspondent he refers to as ...Jobs/EmploymentJournalismPolice

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  • Finding Amnesia.

    42: Get Over It! 11.15.1996

    Who among us has not wanted amnesia to help get over someone or something? But the problem with ...Health Care/MedicineMental Health

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  • Swimming Lesson.

    40: Lessons 11.01.1996

    Scott Carrier's wife and mother-in-law insist that Scott's three-and-a-half year old daughter ...ChildrenFamilyFathers

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  • The Test.

    37: The Job That Takes Over Your Life 09.27.1996

    Radio producer Scott Carrier quit his job at a low moment in his life. His wife left him and ...FamilyJobs/EmploymentMental Health

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  • Haiku at the Scrimmage Line

    35: Fall Clearance Sale 09.06.1996

    Scott Carrier's Haiku stories. Scott is the author of Running After Antelope. (13 minutes)FictionPoetry

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  • Religious Faction.

    21: Factions 04.26.1996

    Scott Carrier documents a group in Manti, Utah, that left the Mormon church and formed its own ...FriendshipReligion

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