‘How I Built This’: Whole Foods and John Mackey

In 1978, college dropout John Mackey scraped together $45,000 to open his first health food store, “Safer Way.” A few years later he co-founded Whole Foods Market — and launched an organic food revolution that helped change the way Americans…

‘SHIT TOWN’: A Podcast about an Interesting Man from Alabama

JOHN DESPISES HIS ALABAMA TOWN AND DECIDES TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT. HE ASKS a reporter to investigate the son of a wealthy family who’s allegedly been bragging that he got away with murder. But then someone else ends up…

How I Built This: Cisco Systems

In the pre-Internet 1970’s, Sandy Lerner was part of a loosely-knit group of programmers that was trying to get computers to talk to each other. Eventually, she and Len Bosack launched Cisco Systems, making the routing technology that helped forge…

UNCOVER: Escaping NXIVM

Sarah Edmondson is a high-level member of a self-help group called NXIVM, but an invitation to join a secret women’s group called DOS leads her to do something she later regrets. (Source: CBC’s UNCOVER podcast, Length: 35:56)

THE TREATMENT with Elvis Mitchell: Christopher Nolan’s on ‘2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY’

“2001: A Space Odyssey” has held a special place in director Christopher Nolan’s heart since he was seven years old, so when the opportunity arose for him to take on the 70mm reprinting of the film, it was a pure…

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