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Why? The Podcast

Heidi Hedquist/ Luke Poling

Naked skydivers. Jeopardy champions. Rodeo clowns. Suzi Quatro. Professional mascots. Competitive eaters. Astronauts. Cherry Vanilla. Renaissance fair kings. Benjamin Franklin. Olympic Curlers. Mandalorians. Gay erotica writers. Mermaids. Fruit cake tossers. Martha Wash. Dolphin Lovers. Hair collectors. Strippers. And satanists. We've talked to them all. On Why? every week we talk with another guest leading a fascinating life.

Recent Episodes

Why? Episode 124- Musician Matthew SweetJanuary 18, 2021 Episode artwork Why? Episode 123- Terrorist hunter/Author/Tech Expert/Ballroom Dancer Mark HerschbergJanuary 11, 2021 Episode artwork Why? Episode 122- Erotic Baking with Niki Novak from Sweet N NastyJanuary 04, 2021 Episode artwork Why? Episode 121- Chuck Berry Documentarian Jon BrewerDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 120- Celebrating Life Day with Bruce VilanchDecember 24, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 119- A Christmas Story with Scott SchwartzDecember 21, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 118- Talking Kiss & the Phantom with author Ron AlbaneseDecember 14, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 117- The Disney Quiz with Banter? I Hardly Know Her (Bonus!)December 10, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 116- Morticians & Podcasters Minda and KristiDecember 07, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 115- Firefighter and Inventor Sarah ApgarNovember 30, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 114- Actress Shannan Wilson (Bonus!)November 27, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 113- Beatle Stepmother Angie McCartneyNovember 23, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 112- Waxer Jessica KeeslingNovember 16, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 111- Singer/Songwriter Jules ShearNovember 09, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 110- Comedian Yakov Smirnoff (Bonus!)November 04, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 109- Champion Duck Caller Chad BeldingNovember 02, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 108- Scream Queen Suze Lanier-BramlettOctober 26, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 107- Haunted House Designer Leonard PickelOctober 19, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 106- Disney Legend Tom NabbeOctober 12, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 105- The Penguin Lady, Dyan deNapoliOctober 05, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 104- Stripper Gurl HaggardSeptember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 103- From Prince & The Revolution, musician BrownMarkSeptember 21, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 102- Matt Owens from the Unclaimed Baggage CenterSeptember 14, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 101- First African American Female NFL Coach Collette V SmithSeptember 07, 2020 Episode artwork Why? Episode 100- Drummer Richie RamoneAugust 31, 2020 Episode artwork