Death, Sex & Money

Death, Sex & Money

  • Death, Sex & Money
  • A biweekly podcast about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conver...

Death, Sex & Money


An Astronaut’s Husband, Left Behind

Dr. Jonathan Clark lost his wife, astronaut Laurel Clark, in the 2003 Columbia space shuttle explosion. As he grieved, he also learned how to be a sin... Read more

October 6, 2015 | 27 min

The Sex Worker Next Door

Emma's a single mom and supports her family with the income she makes from sex work. The money's good. But she struggles with the secrecy, and the sha... Read more

September 22, 2015 | 34 min

From Chaos to Sesame Street

For 44 years, Sonia Manzano explained letters, numbers, and life to kids on Sesame Street. Her own childhood left her with a lot of questions that lin... Read more

September 8, 2015 | 22 min

In New Orleans: How to Get Elected Coroner

Dr. Jeffrey Rouse is the Orleans Parish coroner—a job he describes as the “interface between law and medicine.” A decade ago, he was preparing for a l... Read more

August 20, 2015 | 22 min

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