Paratrooper Ray Christian knows his stuff, but is unprepared for what lies outside of the drop zone.
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Rob’s hero performs a hulk-like stunts, and shares life-saving advice.
Kelsey turns her class over to an eccentric Career Day guest who leaves everyone wondering the same thing: Who let this guy in?
Irv travels to Nairobi during lion mating season, and things get National Geographic-esque pretty quick.
It is a rare feat in StorySlam history to win multiple Slams in a season. Hear the tales that won Otis Gray back-to-back Slams at World Cafe Live in this melange of space ships, jungle adventures, and facing that infuriating high school arch nemesis.
From Cornell University to cooperate America, DJ Rich Medina was living what some might call “the American Dream”, but he traded it all in for something greater.
Philadelphia-native and Super Bowl Champion Raheem Brock tells his personal story of dedication, sacrifice, and proving the naysayers wrong.
Christian, a transexual black male, “passes” as a man for the first time. But it’s not as empowering or joyous as he imagined the moment to be.
Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter of The Roots gets personal with stories of his father’s murder, addiction, homelessness, and how thanks to a lot of hard work, he became a multi Grammy Award-winning recording artist.
Hired to catch a couple of adulterers in the act, Kitty Hailey finds that neighborhood gossip can be a Private Investigator’s best friend.