• 2006
  • 2:36
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Want Some Sushi?

By Jonathan Menjivar

An awkward office interaction at a temp gig gets even more awkward. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:39
  • Canada

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I Don't Know. I Know.

By Neil Sandell

To begin, restating rules is used to avoid actually following rules, just as this more-than-one-sentence description avoids the request for a single sentence through the misuse of the semi-colon; later, mundane answering machine messages become menacing, as the producer manipulates their meaning with music. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Looking at Topsy

By Brett Beyer

A radio story about a movie by Thomas Edison that is very hard to watch. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:29
  • Australia

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mishmash

By Regina Botros

Many different stories make this whole. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Disrupted

By Seth Lind

I'm just trying to get some information. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • Canada

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Next Message

By Thelon Oeming

Mike won't return Alexander's messages. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Big Bang

By David Polk

Two lousy-sounding atoms can't get along, cause the Big Bang, and disrupt present-day international harmony. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • Scotland

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Personal Message: No Commercial Value

By Mark Vernon

Sinister entertainment with a tape recorder: a found message left for a girlfriend degenerates into drunken squabbling over a reading of a Burn's poem. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:33
  • Austria

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No More Bad Luck (Tess Gallagher Meets Raymond Carver)

By Alfred Koch

Woman meets man. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:29
  • Canada

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Icing Adversity

By Sherry Shute

The story of how the Canadian Women's hockey team overcame the odds and poor officiating to win the gold medal at the 2002 Winter Olympics. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • Portugal

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Sweetheart, I Hate You

By Antonio Almeida

Two e-lovers meet in the flesh and the thrill is gone. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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The Interloper

By Kay Collins

The story of a woman's fifth breast biopsy. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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They Didn't Get Along

By Michael Hearst & Rick Moody

An inquiry into the nature of human relationships over the course of eons, featuring musical accompaniment in diverse time signatures, and a British narrator. (more)

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  • 2006
  • USA

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Reality Depends on Where You're Standing

By Saya April Hillman

Three inner-city sisters randomly discuss their reality, intercut with the perceived reality of the country's distant puppet masters. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Oakiedale Train

By Ceil Muller

An historic train puts on the grease paint and starts serving murder mysteries. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Saul and Joshua

By Seth Lind

They play well together, but . . . (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Blind Date

By Kay Collins

A G-Rated ice-breaker that would be told during a female bonding session. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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O Happy Dagger

By Allison Schuette-Hoffman

A man and his dagger part ways after the dagger has second thoughts. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Time for Change

By Justin Grotelueschen

Boston Common + drum + activist + drunken panhandler = police intervention. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:34
  • USA

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Gobble Gobble

By Jane Cramer

A new kind of resolution to Thanksgiving conflict. (more)

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