gonna be in Houston this weekend. where do i eat?
Public radio always seemed to me like the activity of the wine-and-cheese class. Pop it on while you grill pizzas and again on your drive through Newport. This American Life, Radiolab, Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me!, and their friends—twee as hell programming that put me straight to sleep.
Wray, 35, and Martinez, 34, have taken on the project out of New York with Crowe, who is based in Oxford, Mississippi. The mission statement of the radio program, which is just as easily dubbed a podcast (terms that have become somewhat interchangeable), is to tell stories of those whose will has been tested, who have faced lives of crime, who have done drugs, been lawless, and have escaped, succeeded, and failed.