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Turi Ryder's "She Said What?" Podcast

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Turi Ryder, author of “She Said What? (A Life on the Air)” has hosted her own radio shows in LA, Chicago, Minneapolis, and Portland. She gives advice, which you probably should not take, and tells stories, which you probably should not believe. Marci Persky spent years reporting and editing for UPI and other news organizations. She's worked in radio news and as a talk show host, for stations from her hometown of Kalamazoo Michicgan and her second home, Chicago. Marci now lives in Arizona, somewhere near the Grand Canyon, where she helps run an animal shelter, a political organization, and a hospice-supporting thrift store. Clearly, she likes to run things.

Turi Ryder, author of “She Said What? (A Life on the Air)” has hosted her own radio shows in LA, Chicago, Minneapolis, and Portland. She gives advice, which you probably should not take, and tells stories, which you probably should not believe. Marci Persky spent years reporting and editing for UPI and other news organizations. She's worked in radio news and as a talk show host, for stations from her hometown of Kalamazoo Michicgan and her second home, Chicago. Marci now lives in Arizona, somewhere near the Grand Canyon, where she helps run an animal shelter, a political organization, and a hospice-supporting thrift store. Clearly, she likes to run things.

Location:

United States

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Turi Ryder, author of “She Said What? (A Life on the Air)” has hosted her own radio shows in LA, Chicago, Minneapolis, and Portland. She gives advice, which you probably should not take, and tells stories, which you probably should not believe. Marci Persky spent years reporting and editing for UPI and other news organizations. She's worked in radio news and as a talk show host, for stations from her hometown of Kalamazoo Michicgan and her second home, Chicago. Marci now lives in Arizona, somewhere near the Grand Canyon, where she helps run an animal shelter, a political organization, and a hospice-supporting thrift store. Clearly, she likes to run things.

Language:

English


Episodes

Danger. Coffee Table Ahead.

9/30/2022
Airport mishaps, and the most common (and expensive) sources of bruised shins. A warning to the young, sexy podcaster.

Duration:00:10:35

The Joys of Egg Salad

9/23/2022
Marci makes another impulse internet purchase. There’s been an explosion in Turi’s neighborhood, but these seem to be happening everywhere. Marci is back to travelling, with and without a truck- full of kittens. The satisfaction of making egg salad—even if nobody eats it

Duration:00:11:31

Political Postcards

9/20/2022
Marci spent almost two hours calling strangers. Most were crazy. Turi has a theory about “get out the vote” postcard writing. What not to write on, and what not to write with. Another kitten snippinig trip, and the end of the soul cat lady story.

Duration:00:15:23

No Friends Left

9/20/2022
You do not want to hear the sound of 10,000 cats. Or lose your pants. Marci recently did both. How to inherit nothing. Food, or booze? Frustration meets the open bar.

Duration:00:15:07

We Are Bad People

9/16/2022
Things you do not want to hear from your doctor. Turi reads a moving newspaper story, and feels the wrong things. Marci once met Richard Nixon, and observed his head. A not-terribly-old movie proves you really can miss obvious signals. Old media, new media, and the children’s’ cassette that’s stuck in your dashboard.

Duration:00:14:31

Creepy Guys

9/13/2022
Marci has a whole lot of new, yet old, tech. The goats are living amongst literary classics. Turi goes to Lit Fest, and learns more than she ever wanted to know about creepy guys—because Marci has "creepy guy insight".

Duration:00:13:55

Long Live The People Who Love The Queen

9/11/2022
Marci knows a lot about the Royals. Turi…would rather learn to crochet clothes for pets then spend ten minutes hearing about anyone with a title. The unpopular books in your “Little Free Library.” Death of an appliance.

Duration:00:13:12

The Soul Cat Racket

9/7/2022
Something is wrong with Marci's County Fair. Marci gets a mysterious contact seeking to adopt a "soul cat." A fairly good imitation of a noxious commercial. Paisley is not a food.

Duration:00:15:04

Till Your House Falls Down

9/2/2022
Turi gains new understanding of why that house on your block is falling apart. Marci plans an original outing to the county fair…except that nothing is original.

Duration:00:14:41

Every Creature, Alive or Stuffed

8/30/2022
Marci is back from her Mexican anniversary trip. She can escape neither the animals she dreads….nor the ones she loves.

Duration:00:13:36

Cryogenic Tall Tales

8/26/2022
Turi is having internet safety concerns, abetted by a scary news story. One of our offspring accidently encounters the man who sent ther a dic-pic. Marci’s underwear, her dog, and her goats: a mystery. DNA testing for dogs: the optimistic view vs. the realistic view.

Duration:00:13:10

It Has All The Pieces

8/23/2022
Marci’s war on bugs (she feels guilty), and Turi’s war on rats (she does not feel guilty). Ancient recording technology must be excavated—and the kid is astonished.

Duration:00:13:37

Crudites and School Lunches

8/19/2022
Politics and vegetables don’t mix. Marci continues her health food campaign. Martha Stewart makes you a school hot lunch. Bugs as weather forecasters.

Duration:00:15:01

Water Hazards

8/16/2022
Marci faces a dilemma in her truck, during a monsoon. Turi plays “would you rather” at the city park pool and learns something new about hot tub maintenance. Our product for “Shark Tank”. The people who post ancient photos of you on social media should pay.

Duration:00:15:36

To Eat and Starve in LA

8/12/2022
Why are the movie and TV stars of LA so thin? Turi has the answer, thanks to her recent visit. You should only listen if you like food--in portions larger than a the size of a brillo pad.

Duration:00:13:31

The Worst Kind of Flood

8/9/2022
New puppies, and the kind of flood you can only get when you own your own septic tank. DO NOT TAKE THIS PODCAST WITH FOOD. And speaking of food--Marci asks Turi for some nutritional advice--and gets a bushel full.

Duration:00:15:13

Body Shaming Your Dog

8/5/2022
Marci’s dog has been body shamed. Plus size models. A possible test problem for potentially transitioning youth. Marci learns a harsh tech lesson. Helpful men and why they sometimes aren’t.

Duration:00:12:47

Wear Clean Underwear

8/2/2022
Inventorying the lingerie drawer. Turi makes several underwear confessions—one from her long ago past. What you can learn about “foundation garments” on morning drive radio. The washing machine challenge—with and without crazy people.

Duration:00:12:04

Showering On Airplanes

7/29/2022
Marci’s goat is eating whatever part of her house the puppy has not devoured. Turi’s fear of luxury airlines—specifically the shower. Marci’s new puppy has given her another million dollar business idea—and it involves water.

Duration:00:13:36

What's That Odor?

7/26/2022
The Furminator, or “how to get someone to drive you to urgent care.” Your character flaw that is actually a talent. Cow Season, or “that smell in your car.” More uses for dead fish.

Duration:00:15:34