Standouts - Snap #419

Maybe you are the shy retiring type who never wants to be in the spotlight.  But one day, the spotlight finds you.  On the next Snap Judgment from PRX and NPR..."Standouts"

100 Percent Girl

Kids always made fun of the way Sara looked growing up. She never quite looked like a boy or a girl. Now, at the age of 49, she's finally starting to realize the truth about her identity.

Produced by Stephanie Foo.


Respect The Prophet

Glynn Washington spins a tale of what happens when the Midwest collides with Malaysian mores.

Produced by Renzo Gorrio


While walking in San Francisco one day, Delfin Vigil noticed the name “Nikko” etched into the sidewalk.  Then Delfin saw the name again.  And again. And again.  Delfin had to know, “Who is Nikko?”

Read Delfin's chapbook, Nikko: Concrete Commando, here.
Produced by Stephanie Foo

The Tourist Boat

Jeff and his girlfriend escape the beaten path and all those annoying tourists.  Camping on a primitive island far, far away from “Resortville,” they discover what happens when survival and opportunity collide.

Produced by Roman Mars and Sarah Jessee.

Vagina Report

Rebecca Hertz is a star student, to get into her dream college she simply needs to ace one final presentation.  So Rebecca chooses the most compelling subject she can think of: female anatomy.

Produced by Rebecca Hertz.

Music: "Rebel Girl", "Suck My Left One" and "Don't Need You" 
Performed by Bikini Kill
Written by Kathleen Hanna, William Karren, Tobi Vail, Kathi Wilcox
Courtesy of Kill Rock Stars


Check out the Snap Animation for "The Vagina Report" by Joe Golling

Evil D

Superman has met his match. Darnell is taking out the "Man of Steel."

Story by Glynn Washington
Produced by Mark Ristich