Slippery Slope - Snap #513

You figure you always know where the line is. You know how to stay on the right side of it, but it turns out... that's easier said than done. On the next Snap Judgment, from PRX and NPR, "Slippery Slope."

Take The Money And Run

Leigh Sprague is a lawyer in Moscow working for an oligarch billionaire. He figures he can hold himself above his peers, make some money, and get out. Leigh soon finds out that there is no honor among thieves.

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Producer: Julia DeWitt and Mark Ristich
Sound Design: Leon Morimoto

The Fix Is In

Charles Farrell knew everything there was to know about the sport of boxing, but he still had a lot to learn about the business.  


Farrell is a musician, a former boxing manager and, most recently, a writer from Massachusetts.


For more on why he fixed fights, and for more great boxing stories, check out his on his article in Deadpsin Magazine.       

Producer: Joe Rosenberg


Homeless Romeo

Just because Keith Ford was homeless, didn’t mean he wasn’t popular with the ladies.


This is story was adapted from Kaitlin Prest’s show Audio Smut, which takes a refreshingly unflinching look at matters of sex and sexuality.  You can listen to episodes on their website or subscribe to their podcast on iTunes.  


Producer: Kaitlin Prest

Co-Producer: Joe Rosenberg

Sound Design: Davey Kim