Death, Sex & Money

with Anna Sale

Anna Sale explores the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation.

  • The Children Of Heart Mountain

    Dec 11, 2019
    At an annual pilgrimage back to a former Japanese American incarceration site, we hear from people reliving complicated childhood memories and descendants looking for answers.
  • Cheating Happens

    Dec 4, 2019
    There's the cliche: someone cheats, crockery is thrown, lawyers are called. But your stories about cheating are much more varied, with some unpredictable conclusions. 
  • Hasan Minhaj's Honest Mistakes

    Nov 20, 2019
    Hasan Minhaj was drawn to comedy because of its "radical honesty." But that hasn't always translated well to his personal life.
  • Who's Driving Your Uber?

    Nov 13, 2019
    Domestic violence. The ripples of the financial crisis. A new immigrant's dashed hopes. This is what we heard about two years ago after we asked, "Why'd you start driving for Uber?"
  • A Former Debt Collector's Unpaid Bills

    Nov 6, 2019
    Angela worked in the collections industry for 15 years. Now, she's banned from the industry for life⁠—and is getting collection calls after falling behind on her own bills. 
  • When Breast Cancer Pauses Life At 35

    Oct 30, 2019
    After a breast cancer diagnosis at 35, author Kate Pickert reflects on maintaining normalcy during treatment, why she didn't tell her daughter, and how she thinks about mortality now.
  • Scattered: The Camp

    Oct 23, 2019
    In comedian Chris Garcia's new podcast, he sets out to uncover the truth about his dad, a man who survived Castro’s labor camps only to lose his way in search of the American dream.