Elna Baker notices a change in how people in New York City are dating during the pandemic. (12 minutes)
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Kurt Braunohler and his girlfriend had been together for thirteen years, and they were still only 30.
Kim Jong-Il loved movies, but hated all the movies made in North Korea. So he kidnapped a famous South Korean director and his ex-wife—a South Korean film star—locked them up in a villa in North Korea, and forced them to make movies for him. Nancy Updike tells the story.
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Producer Elna Baker’s mom doles out some very harsh feedback for her daughter, which goes unnoticed for ten years. (14 minutes)
Comedian Will Weldon’s ex-wife made a movie loosely based on their marriage.
Host Ira Glass talks to producer Elna Baker about the time she and her siblings found themselves trapped in a hotel room with an unexpected visitor. (13 minutes)