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Charles Bursell Presents

Current podcasts: "The Log," news & culture commentary (M, T, W), and "Charles Bursell Presents," radio theatre, spoken word, and audio collage (drops every Friday). Several archived podcast series including "NeoRadio," and "Stream of Consciousness Talk Radio Theatre."
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Now displaying: 2023
Dec 28, 2023

Bankrupt Rudy, The Orange Menace on the ballot, reverse-engineering US law, Merrick Garland’s two-year bungle, genocide in Gaza, and good news on Wisconsin’s gerrymandered maps. www.charlesbursell.com

Nov 13, 2023

A brand new season of Charles Bursell Presents is coming in 2024. Till then, please enjoy this sketch from a previous episode and catch up on the full archive at www.charlesbursell.com

May 9, 2023

Follow the perilous journey of Winston on his heroic quest for the legendary Free Flow of Information. This is a full-length radio play created from the 1997 original 12-episode serial. www.charlesbursell.com

Apr 12, 2023

Vintage Jingles, Kitchen Table Issues, I Wonder, Breaking News, Coming Up, Boop-Bop-a-Dee-Bop, Dad Jokes.  www.charlesbursell.com

Apr 5, 2023

Audio stories sculpted of improvised spoken word, music, and sound: Walter, Be Bop, The Girl and The Goat, Berliners’ March, and Flightless.   www.charlesbursell.com

Mar 29, 2023

Rating your life when it’s over and the choice to live it again. But first: improvised play-by-play, a silly song, and a quick monologue. Plus: The Serendipity Singers. 

Mar 22, 2023

Van Thoughts, Sarah 1993, Military Whimsey, Letter to Grandma.  www.charlesbursell.com

Mar 15, 2023

Trivial thoughts about bathrooms, box lunches, checkout lines, pumping gas, building a deck, and signage.  www.charlesbursell.com

Mar 8, 2023

Can AI do comedy, or is it too “woke”? We put it to the test. Listen and judge for yourself. www.charlesbursell.com

Mar 1, 2023

Long after lockdowns were lifted, Charles Bursell remains a happy hermit. His friend Anja reports back from the outside world. www.charlesbursell.com

Feb 22, 2023

Two speeches from President Jimmy Carter: His so-called “Crisis of Confidence” Speech of July 15, 1979 and his Farewell Address of January 14, 1981 (edited for time). www.charlesbursell.com www.charlesbursell.com

Feb 15, 2023

Charles Bursell Presents, Ep.51: “On The Nose” – Scrolling videos audio-only, when your friends are a little too on the nose, and an art song that I like.  www.charlesbursell.com

Feb 8, 2023

Charles Bursell Presents, Ep.50: “Make It Make Sense” – We’re celebrating our 50th episode with non-sequitur sound, absurd stories, and silly songs. Your challenge: make it make sense.   www.charlesbursell.com

Feb 1, 2023

Which drug to take? What food is healthy? Who’s charity to pledge? What product is best? Top It Off with Topidov, Some Little Bug, Dueling Pitches, Poop Barf Dirt, Backwards Time Math   www.charlesbursell.com

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