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Snap Judgment

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Arts, Performing Arts, Society & Culture, Personal Journals

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Dramatic tales, killer beats and the edgiest new talent in storytelling come together for a weekly radio hour hosted by Glynn Washington.

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Snap #516 - Striker

September 3rd, 2015

Episode 378 of 678 episodes

Ice up, son. On the next Snap Judgment it's about to get all black and blue. From PRX and NPR, we proudly present..."Striker." Brokedown boxing Mark Sayer knew that he if was going to prove himself as a Thai Boxer, he’d have to fight in Thailand. Where in Thailand? That was another matter. For more on Mark’s journey, check out Matt Shaer’s article in Men’s Journal. Producer: Joe Rosenberg Sound Design: Renzo Gorrio The Legend of Steve Davies In one of soccer’s most legendary fairy tales, manager Harry Redknapp once plucked a hardcore fan from the crowd and put him to the test for West Ham United. What happens next made the fan a legend. For more on the Legend of Steve Davies, check out Jeff Maysh’s story in Howler Magazine. Producer: Davey Kim Sound Design: Davey Kim and Leon Morimoto The Knockout Artist George Garrett is a young man in the Sixties making his way through the world of the California Youth Authority with his two fists of fury, his wits, and a secret. Producer: Mark Ristich Sound Design: Pat Mesiti-Miller

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