Radiolab:

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1 Tzetze8th Apr 2011 02:55:43 PM from a converted church in Venice, Italy
DUMB
I just ran into this program. It has very interesting subject matter, but besides that, they use interesting editing and design I've never heard in radio before. Does anyone else listen to this program?
It's pretty good, I listen from time to time, even when they talk about something I am already familiar with. There's coincidentally a recent article in the New York Time magazine that says, for the reasons you mention, that they are awesome.
3 MousaThe1417th Apr 2011 05:38:06 PM from Northern Virginia , Relationship Status: Showing feelings of an almost human nature
Artist, Writer, Ignored
I've been listening to them for a few years now and have recently been downloading their episodes. These guys are fascinating.
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4 Aldheim23rd Apr 2011 12:16:30 AM from Saint Louis, MO
Heathen
I like it, though sometimes I think it's overproduced. While interesting, compositionally speaking, I'm not sure it always does justice to the stories.
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Overproducing is FUN. I loved overproducing when I was in college and in the student radio station.

I used to have wildly overproduced shows declaring the greatness of countries I don't live in or the evils of long since dead dictators.
6 MousaThe1425th Apr 2011 01:45:30 PM from Northern Virginia , Relationship Status: Showing feelings of an almost human nature
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What does overproduced mean? If it means all those vocal and sound effects they always use well then whatever, I like them.
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7 Aldheim25th Apr 2011 05:07:11 PM from Saint Louis, MO
Heathen
I do mean the funky sound effects and such, yes. It's often okay, but sometimes it feels purely ornamental and doesn't add anything to the story for me.
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