Voice of Reason - Snap #716

On an all-NEW Snap..."Voice of Reason". What if you discover your plans aren't working? Do you listen to good advice or do you shoot the messenger? Featuring stories about Jesse Jackson, the voice of God, and more...

Follow The Leader


Glynn goes to Game 1 of the NBA finals. When he finds himself sitting next to Jesse Jackson, he follows the reverend to the inner circle.

Producer: Pat Mestiti-Miller


Grits and Sausages


When Ray Christian was a young boy, he longed to hear the voice of God.

Check out his podcast here.

Producer: Davey Kim

Sound Design: Renzo Gorrio


Valley of Death


Josh Healey guides his veteran friend off the ledge and into sun salutation.

Performed Live by Josh Healey at Oakland's Paramount Theater.

Music composed by Alex Mandel and performed by David Brandt, Tim Frick, and Alex Mandel.




Dine And Dash


In the annals of dining and dashing, only one man ever dared not to dash.

Today, Christina Swarns is the Director of Litigation at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.  If you want to learn more about what they do (which turns out to be really important and really interesting at the same time) check out their website: http://www.naacpldf.org/

Also be sure to read Rick Bragg’s original article on Gangaram Mahes.

 

Producer: Joe Rosenberg

Sound Design: Leon Morimoto