The Outsiders - Snap - Snap #413

An all-new Snap!  We proudly present, "The Outsiders." You can try to hide it, but everybody knows, "You ain't from around here, are ya'?"

Cue Ball


Wherein Glynn hangs out with the wrong crowd . . .

Producer: Pat Mesiti-Miller


Man on Fire


Lhakpa Tsering set himself on fire to protest China's occupation of Tibet.  Producer Lea Thau asks "Why did a young, fun-loving, part-time comedian risk his life?"

 

Originally produced for Lea Thau's podcast "Strangers" funded by KCRW's Independent Producer's Project.

 

Producer: Lea Thau with Nick van der Kolk


Story, Disappeared


In Sri Lanka, a dirty civil war between the government and the ethnic rebel group the Tamil Tigers grew ever more deadly. Producer Anna Sussman discovered one of the more insidious aspects of civil conflict.

 

Producer: Anna Sussman

 


CSI: Walrus


When hundreds of headless walruses wash up on the Alaska coastline, there’s only one guy the United States government knows to call--Ken Goddard.

Check out some pictures of the investigation here:
www.flickr.com/photos/48446000@N…2157634097635820/

Producer: Stephanie Foo


Native Pride & Prejudice


Linda’s a brand-new anthropologist trying to help the Koasati, a Native American tribe based in Louisiana. The only problem is Bertney, a stubborn member of the tribe, is constantly calling her out.

Producer: Stephanie Foo