On the Radio Diaries Podcast, we’re remembering Jimmy Weekley, the greatest underdog we’ve ever met.
The story of William Cimillo, a New York City bus driver who snapped one day in 1947, left his regular route in the Bronx, and drove his municipal bus down to Florida.
We check in with Jose William Huezo Soriano – aka Weasel – 15 years after he recorded his audio diary about being deported to El Salvador.
At 15, Cristel attacked a classmate with a razor blade. After 3 years of incarceration, she’s being released.
Through their diaries, Matthew and Judge Jeremiah tell the same story from two different sides of the bench.
In the 1990s, Arch Coal began mining Pigeonroost Hollow. Now Jimmy Weekley is the last person left there.
Once there were thousands of seltzer men in New York City. Today, Walter Backerman is one of the last.
Mandela was a lawyer, freedom fighter, leader of the African National Congress, and finally, president.
In 1932, 20,000 WWI veterans set up a tent city in Washington. They called themselves the Bonus Army.
December 11, 2014
On the Radio Diaries Podcast, we're remembering Jimmy Weekley, the greatest underdog we've ever met.
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November 7, 2014
We check in with Jose William Huezo Soriano - aka Weasel - 15 years after he recorded his audio diary about being deported to El Salvador.
Read more »