628: In the Shadow of the City 2017

628: In the Shadow of the City 2017

Oct 13, 2017
Stories that take place on the edge of civilization, just out of sight.
An updated version of an episode from 2006.

The sci-fi comedy podcast mentioned in the end credits is Mission to Zyxx.
  • There is a four mile long bridge in Naan-jing China, famous for how many people jump off to commit suicide. In 2003, a man named Chen Sah began spending all of his weekends on the bridge, trying to single handedly stop the jumpers. Reporter Mike Paterniti tells his story of meeting Mr. Chen. A story Paterniti wrote about Mr. Chen appears in GQ Magazine. (15 minutes) ChinaDeathMental Health
    Song:
    • "Choclolate City", Roger Troutman

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