Muni Diaries

By Muni Diaries

The Muni Diaries podcast is where you'll hear true stories that happened on public transportation in San Francisco and the Bay Area, presented by the editors of MuniDiaries.com. Since our launch in 2008, we've gathered stories from more than 4,000 transit riders. To submit your own story, or read more bus tales, visit MuniDiaries.com.

  1. 1.
    Ep. 120: Aruna dreams of kimchi
    16:38
  2. 2.
    Ep. 119: A print magazine of our very own: Meet the San Franciscan
    14:00
  3. 3.
    Ep. 118: Opening Night at Rickshaw Stop
    29:12
  4. 4.
    Ep. 117: Combating amnesia: a conversation with Shaping San Francisco's Chris Carlsson
    28:38
  5. 5.
    Ep. 116: When true love leaves you in stitches
    22:30
  6. 6.
    Ep. 115: Facing my Moonies childhood in San Francisco
    20:52
  7. 7.
    Ep. 114: Your 2020 commute, as seen by Muni Diaries readers
    20:06
  8. 8.
    Ep. 113: "Hearts in San Francisco" to inaugurate newest member
    29:00
  1. 9.
    Ep 112: Artist Paul Madonna on finding the "Spirits of San Francisco"
    42:44
  2. 10.
    Ep. 111: Election Special: 2020's transit ballot measures that every rider should know
    27:32
  3. 11.
    Ep. 110: Reporter shares BART busker afterstory
    12:12
  4. 12.
    Ep. 109: Bailing out a rookie Muni driver
    10:38
  5. 13.
    Ep 108: Playing Muni driver, if only for a few minutes
    8:26
  6. 14.
    Ep. 107: Painting the pandemic void, one storefront at a time
    17:58
  7. 15.
    Ep. 106: SFMTA head Jeffrey Tumlin explains why taking Muni is the "right thing to do"
    38:02
  8. 16.
    Ep. 105: Can you solve the mystery of the Dancing Leg Neon sign?
    11:38
  9. 17.
    Ep. 104: I miss Muni.
    5:34
  10. 18.
    Ep 103: Finding a connection on Muni
    5:52
  11. 19.
    Ep. 102: San Francisco Diaries: How one Bernal business survived the ups and downs of SF
    7:28
  12. 20.
    Ep 101: San Francisco Diaries: Discovering the Secret Alley
    15:08
  13. 21.
    Ep 100: Sing it together! A new anthem for Muni riders
    15:48
  14. 22.
    Ep. 99: My "little hat" on multicultural Muni
    6:12
  15. 23.
    Ep. 98: When the entire bus stood up for you
    6:02
  16. 24.
    Ep. 97: San Francisco Diaries: Walking San Francisco's 49 Miles Scenic Drive
    18:00
  17. 25.
    Ep. 96: New year, new way to practice kindness
    16:24
  18. 26.
    Ep. 95: Of 'ladyspreading' and leggings on BART with Annette Mullaney
    10:30
  19. 27.
    Ep. 94: Making my own crime scene on Muni, as told by Maureen Bogues
    10:02
  20. 28.
    Ep. 93: Exploratorium After Dark: Journey to Big Lots
    15:24
  21. 29.
    Ep. 92: San Francisco Diaries: Tradeswoman Molly Martin searches for a friend from the "Rosa Luxemburg" Collective
    14:20
  22. 30.
    Ep. 91: San Francisco Diaries: DJ Steve Fabus recounts Sylvester's farewell
    17:50
  23. 31.
    Ep. 90: Live from Clarion Alley
    17:58
  24. 32.
    Ep. 89: San Francisco Diaries: Mission Comics and Art's Leef Smith on gardening the AIDS Memorial Grove
    11:08
  25. 33.
    Ep. 88: How a high school student found herself...on Muni
    6:56
  26. 34.
    Ep. 87: San Francisco Diaries: Justina Wu on the consequence of assumptions
    10:08
  27. 35.
    Ep. 86: San Francisco Diaries: Who gets to define this city? Listeners sound off.
    16:30
  28. 36.
    Ep. 85: San Francisco Diaries: A "Millennial expert" on who gets to define San Francisco
    10:46
  29. 37.
    Ep. 84: Celebrating Pride: artist Kurt Schwartzmann on how Muni provided refuge
    9:52
  30. 38.
    Ep. 83: Ady Lady on how her Muni ride went "from piss to bliss"
    15:46
  31. 39.
    Ep 82: San Francisco Diaries: The residents of "Camp Folsom" share their own tales of the city
    20:14
  32. 40.
    Ep. 81: Kathleen Auterio breaks the rules in a Muni holdup
    14:16
  33. 41.
    Ep. 80: SF Chronicle artist George McCalman documents life on the bus
    14:26
  34. 42.
    Ep. 79: Comedian Sureni Weerasekera talk about one hot topic on BART
    12:24
  35. 43.
    Ep. 78: Dhaya Lakshminarayanan's surprising reunion at the Castro Safeway
    11:34
  36. 44.
    Ep. 77: Two SF Chronicle reporters on how they fell in love with San Francisco again
    21:44
  37. 45.
    Ep. 76: The Elbo Room's Matt Shapiro finds Satan's leather jacket
    13:40
  38. 46.
    Ep. 75: Gwen Carmen on saying good by to Aretha Franklin
    15:48
  39. 47.
    Ep. 74: Meaghan Mitchell on finding a life lesson from a Muni driver
    13:14
  40. 48.
    Ep. 73: Pete Mulvihill of Green Apple Books
    15:38
  41. 49.
    Ep. 72: Nuala Sawyer on the worst year in San Francisco
    13:20
  42. 50.
    Ep. 71: Irene McCalphin on taking up space on public transit
    10:29

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