COLD OPEN Interviewer—Jeff Van Dreason There’s going to be this referendum, and if it gets approved, if people vote yes on it, the Red Line is going to not be part of the MBTA anymore, it’s going to be its own independent city. So people will live on it, there will be businesses downContinue reading “Transcript for Episode 9: Leaps of Faith”
This week in Greater Boston, The Mayor of the Red Line draws a crowd in “Rally at Park St.;” Mallory recounts her political awakening in “Over and Down,” and Nica sends a message to Dimitri in “The Puzzle Box.” All of that in Episode 9: Leaps of Faith. Content warnings at end of Show Notes
COLD OPEN—INTERVIEW CLIP Interviewer—Jeff VanDreason What makes Boston Great? And what can make it greater? Male Interview 2 Hmmmm… I want to say “the people,” but the people suck…now. That would be something that I’d improve. But that’s probably because of you know, common technology and stuff. Nobody likes to talk to each other. But,Continue reading “Transcript for Episode 8: Message in a Bottle”
This week in Greater Boston, Dimitri exits the submarine in “The Wrong Ocean,” Michael calls Nica with a special invitation, in “Gemini Nature” and Extinction Event orchestrates a lunchtime social in “The Seance.” All that in Episode 8: Message in a Bottle. Content Warnings at end of show notes.
COLD OPEN—INTERVIEW CLIP Male Interview 2 It would still be a horrible nightmare, like…everything train-wise, budget-wise, like the winter. We buy, we buy trains with like the equivalent of like 500,000 miles on them. Like way out of their service range. Everything…they’re like complete junk. Every single thing on them will be still breakingContinue reading “Transcript for Episode 7: Divinations”
This week in Greater Boston, Louisa updates her calendar in Louisa Beyond Leon; Gemma takes time for a gut check in Gastromancy with Gemma; and Michael discovers a source of ancient wisdom in Thunder Over Thunder. This week in episode 7: Divinations. Content Warnings at end of show notes. Greater Boston is written and producedContinue reading “Episode 7: Divinations”
COLD OPEN—INTERVIEW CLIP Female Interview 2 Well, yeah, if it’s like, affordable, right? And then, like, you know you do want to make sure the busses and trains’re on time, because, like, you really depend on that. Time management is so important, and making sure you can actually pay your rent without being soContinue reading “Transcript for Episode 6: Sage Council”
This week, we get a glimpse into Leon’s mind in “Highlights from Leon’s Calendar;” Pandabear Poletti sends a letter to human resources in “On the Advice of Mary Wollstonecraft;” And Charlotte does the best work of her life in “The Background Artist.” In Episode 6: Sage Council. Content warnings at end of show notes.
COLD OPEN—INTERVIEW CLIP Male Interview 6 What the Red Line…the Red Line…I see the Red Line as more of a…people that take the Red Line are… It’s my theory though, of people that take the Red Line is the people that have more money. Okay, you’re going to Cambridge, Harvard, and you’re going the otherContinue reading “Transcript for Episode 5: Geography Lessons”
This week in Greater Boston, Gemma takes Michael on a tour of the office in “ThirdSight Media and Environs.” The Mayor of the Redline reveals his secret origin story in “Subterranean Mobile Communities.” And Dimitri writes home about his sub-aquatic adventures in “Karaoke in International Waters.” Content warnings at end of show notes.