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I Couldn’t Throw It Out

Storytelling Podcasts

24 boxes of stuff. Saved for 58 years. And now it’s all gotta go. Listen in as former PEOPLE Magazine reporter Michael Small and co-host Sally Libby rediscover the objects he has saved since he was 7, telling the tales behind them so he can throw them out.

24 boxes of stuff. Saved for 58 years. And now it’s all gotta go. Listen in as former PEOPLE Magazine reporter Michael Small and co-host Sally Libby rediscover the objects he has saved since he was 7, telling the tales behind them so he can throw them out.

Location:

United States

Description:

24 boxes of stuff. Saved for 58 years. And now it’s all gotta go. Listen in as former PEOPLE Magazine reporter Michael Small and co-host Sally Libby rediscover the objects he has saved since he was 7, telling the tales behind them so he can throw them out.

Language:

English


Episodes

Joni Mitchell: Part 1 - My 1985 Interview Tapes

6/3/2022
In 1985, Joni Mitchell gave Michael a multi-hour interview about flunking high school, Woodstock, Bob Dylan, her Chelsea apartment, poetry, painting, and much more. Oh, c'mon. Do not ask him to toss those tapes.

Duration:01:12:40

I Couldn't Throw It Out - Trailer

6/1/2022
It ain't gonna be easy to throw out never-shared interviews with Joni Mitchell, Kiefer Sutherland and Eazy-E. Can Michael toss these tapes in season one? Get a preview.

Duration:00:05:30

Joni Mitchell: Part 2 - My 1985 Interview Tapes

5/30/2022
You heard the short stuff in Part 1. Now hear Joni Mitchell's longer stories, including how she met Jimi Hendrix, why Jack Nicholson missed his cameo in her song, and a recitation of her 7th grade poem. No wonder Michael saved this treasured 1985 interview tape.

Duration:00:55:10

Intro: Why Throw It Out?

5/27/2022
Michael justifies why he -- and many others -- feel the urge to save things. But after reviewing treasures from his days as a PEOPLE magazine reporter, there's no escape. Something gets shredded.

Duration:00:29:16