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All the Innertubes, conveniently gathered in one place

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 91 - David Wallace

Feb. 7, 2023

Everything, everywhere, all at once! It's more than just a movie title! Physicist and philosopher David Wallace says it's a good interpretation of science's quantum theory.

Guest: David Wallace

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 90 - Art Caplan Helps the UAE get Medical Ethics

Jan. 31, 2023

And now, fresh from a history-making appearance in Dubai and Abu-Dhabi, it's bio-ethicist Art Caplan! Art's helping the United Arab Emirates develop ethical guidelines for an emerging health care sector.

Guest: Art Caplan

The Musical Innertube - Blast from the Past - Carrie Rickey

Jan. 24, 2023

Back in June of 2020, with the world in the throes of the COVID lockdown, we asked movie critic Carrie Rickey to suggest what to binge.

Guest: Carrie Rickey

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 89 - Katherine Ramsland and the Boy in the Box

Jan. 17, 2023

After 65 years, police have identified Joseph Zarelli, Philadelphia's "Boy in the Box," thanks to DNA technology. Forensic psychologist Katherie Ramsland says this opens the door to solutions for many more unsolved cases.

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 88 - Olivia Farabaugh

Jan. 10, 2023

Here's your chance to meet singer-songwriter Olivia Farabaugh! You'll get a preview of the latest single from her album "Transparent," and hear about her efforts to raise awareness of CIRS and the importance of mental health.

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 87 - '22 in Review

Jan. 3, 2023

So, last week we told you that Don and John consider the World Series run by the Phillies the highlight of 2022. It was! But they came up with this list of 2022 Innertube interviews they think are just as good!

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 86 - Kristen Graham and a couple of Phillies fans

Dec. 27, 2022

According to John and Don, the highlight of 2022 was the Phillies getting into the World Series. Lifelong Phillies fan Kristen Graham wore a Phillies jersey in Houston, and talks about that experience and more.

A Musical Innertube 2022 Holiday Special

Dec. 23, 2022

Here's a special stocking-stuffer just for you, courtesy of the Musical Innertube Volume 1 -- the story of how an elf named Caroline saved Christmas and saw her name go down in history

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 85 - Jason Wright

Dec. 20, 2022

Jason Wright uses telescopes and other high-tech equipment to search for exoplanets. And he's director of the Penn State Extraterrestrial Intelligence Center, looking for life on those exoplanets.

Guest: Jason Wright

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 84 - Paul Offit's COVID Vaccine Update

Dec. 13, 2022

Paul Offit, who's on the FDA advisory committee for COVID vaccinations, gives an update on where we stand today on those shots (hint: he says you really don't need another booster).

Guest: Paul Offit

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 83 - Joy to the Burg

Dec. 6, 2022

Steve Schwartz and Doug Wilburne have crafted the perfect Christmas gift: 33 fantastic Christmas songs to infuse you with holiday cheer and help the homeless at the same time. It's available now at

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 82 - Andrew Fountain

Nov. 29, 2022

Its world premiere took place on Thanksgiving Day-now it's your turn to experience "False Pretenses," Andrew Fountain's debut feature. Listen as Andrew talks about making the film, then go to the website to watch it!

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 81 - Melanie Kirkpatrick

Nov. 22, 2022

Do you know about Sarah Hale? She's a big reason we celebrate Thanksgiving. And, Plymouth, MA did not necessarily host the first Thanksgiving. Here's Melanie Kirkpatrick to tell us all about Sarah Hale and Thanksgiving.

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 80 - Phil Grabsky

Nov. 15, 2022

Edward Hopper: An American Love Story is a film where the artist Hopper meets the filmmaker Phil Grabsky.  It's a loving look at the art & artist-and his long-neglected wife-by a man who considers film itself to be an art.

Guest: Phil Grabsky

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 79 - Dr. Lantern Jack

Nov. 8, 2022

In 375 BC, the philosopher Plato wrote Republic; in it, Socrates says democracy leads to tyranny. Dr. Lantern Jack, a doctor of ancient philosophy, says democracy during Plato's time can teach us about American politics.

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 78 - Dick Polman on the Midterm Election Frenzy

Nov. 1, 2022

Here we are again, coming up on another election that will determine the fate of America! Dick Polman looks at the claims, the ads and the debates that are coloring the contest -- and ruining the World Series!

Guest: Dick Polman

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 77 - Cory Hutcheson and New World Witchery

Oct. 25, 2022

Folklorist Cory Hutcheson is back to tell us about the witches that live among us today! (Don and John's Halloween suggestion: buy a bottle of Pine-Sol and head for the crossroads!)

The Musical Innertube - Blast from the Past - Robert Lang

Oct. 18, 2022

From Oct 15, 2020:  What are the challenges facing radio newscasters in today's 24-hour, non-stop news cycle? WBAL Radio news anchor Robert Lang says there are fewer of them, and there's lots more to do.

Guest: Rob Lang

The Musical Innertube - Blast from the Past - Nell McCormack Abom

Oct. 11, 2022

From Jul 9, 2020: Nell McCormack Abom is a journalist and head of her own public relations firm. She talks about the state of the media, television news, and the perfect Pennsylvania vacation spot.

The Musical Innertube - Blast from the Past - Glenn Hamilton

Oct. 4, 2022

From Jul 2, 2020: Meet Glenn Hamilton, a radio personality and Program Director, who talks about the now and the future of radio. Plus, he's a pretty fair musician to boot!

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 76 - Katherine Ramsland

Sept. 27, 2022

Katherine Ramsland is a professor of forensic psychology. If that sounds boring to you, you probably think Indiana Jones is just an archeologist. Spend some quality time with the author of "The I Scream Man."

The Musical Innertube - Talking About Walter Becker

Sept. 20, 2022

When Steely Dan co-founder Walter Becker died, the Musical Innertube was a comedy sketch show. Don and John decided to use an episode to remember Becker and Steely Dan, and changed the Innertube in the process.

The Musical Innertube - Blast from the Past - Ron Brownstein

Sept. 13, 2022

Ron Brownstein, Senior Editor at Atlantic Magazine and Senior Political Analyst for CNN, has written Rock Me on the Water, about how 1974 was a watershed year for culture and politics: when the media started to pay attention.

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 75 - Lewis Chester

Sept. 6, 2022

In 1968 the Sunday Times of London sent Lewis Chester and 2 other reporters to the U.S. to cover the Nixon-Humphrey presidential campaign. Here, Lewis talks about that time and the book he and his fellow reporters wrote abou…

Guest: Lewis Chester