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The Essential Lighter Side

By Jay Casale

Everyone is essential to someone. I am endeavoring to create an oral history of the moment, as told through the voices of real people from every walk of life. From Corona to protests and everything in between. Daily since 4/16/20 I'm talking to front-line, tires on the ground, essential workers and people for the foreseeable future. You'll hear from doctors, nurses, firemen, food-service workers, Broadway performers, teachers, musicians, kids, personal trainers, and maybe even a celebrity or two. Please spread the word. These stories need to be told. And now.

  1. 1.
    Replay: The USA Singers10/29/2020
    1:27:54
  2. 2.
    Replay : Love in the Time of Corona10/26/2020
    1:33:04
  3. 3.
    Replay : Recovery in a Pandemic with Mike Studley10/17/2020
    1:49:33
  4. 4.
    Replay: Me and My Cousin 10/15/2020
    1:33:02
  5. 5.
    World Mental Health Awareness Day Replay - Me and My OCD10/10/2020
    1:14:32
  6. 6.
    Replay: Val Emmich10/08/2020
    1:15:01
  7. 7.
    Replay: Stephanie Wittels Wachs10/05/2020
    1:25:54
  8. 8.
    Season Finale-TLS Reports: Here we go, Teachers. 09/03/2020
    1:21:40
  1. 9.
    TLS Reports: Schools Opening in a Pandemic09/02/2020
    1:23:08
  2. 10.
    Making it sound like NPR with Elaine Grant09/01/2020
    1:25:03
  3. 11.
    Dragging Out the Vote with Lady Celestina08/31/2020
    1:01:30
  4. 12.
    No more Stress with Jess Berger Vitalo 08/28/2020
    1:36:25
  5. 13.
    Pureology with Michelle Patton 08/27/2020
    1:16:42
  6. 14.
    TLS Reports: Education in a Pandemic 08/26/2020
    1:13:10
  7. 15.
    QT with Anthony Giorgio-Schmidt08/25/2020
    1:11:29
  8. 16.
    Hail Seitan with Omer Basatemur08/24/2020
    1:09:33
  9. 17.
    TLS Reports: Education in America 08/21/2020
    1:30:28
  10. 18.
    One Old Queen starring John Flynn 08/20/2020
    1:33:38
  11. 19.
    Fredi Walker Browne 08/19/2020
    1:05:07
  12. 20.
    Makin' Lemonade with Jesse Kay08/18/2020
    1:18:09
  13. 21.
    Pete Capella and the Secret Rings08/17/2020
    1:34:40
  14. 22.
    I Wish I Didn't...with Nate Holder 08/14/2020
    1:15:37
  15. 23.
    Yesterday with Rajni Jacques08/13/2020
    1:25:15
  16. 24.
    Doin' the Shapoopie with Brad Loekle08/12/2020
    1:29:39
  17. 25.
    NJ Italians with Mental Health Issues starring Sara Benincasa 08/11/2020
    1:21:03
  18. 26.
    We're Back! with Constantine Maroulis08/10/2020
    1:19:56
  19. 27.
    Shauntelle Remastered08/09/2020
    1:22:32
  20. 28.
    Danielle Moodie Remastered08/08/2020
    1:31:10
  21. 29.
    Lauren Duca Remastered08/07/2020
    1:24:48
  22. 30.
    Eileen Shaklee Remastered08/06/2020
    1:06:44
  23. 31.
    Andrea D'Oria Remastered 08/05/2020
    1:16:32
  24. 32.
    Stacey Lentz Remastered: Original Air Date 6/23/2008/04/2020
    1:38:58
  25. 33.
    Adam Pally Remastered: Original Air Date 4/21/2008/03/2020
    42:54
  26. 34.
    Gabe Clay Remastered 08/02/2020
    1:39:55
  27. 35.
    Parvesh Cheena Remastered: Original Air Date 4/26/2008/01/2020
    1:09:56
  28. 36.
    It's my Birthday07/31/2020
    1:47:42
  29. 37.
    Joel Freeman of Beach Body Remastered: Original Air Date 5/23/2007/31/2020
    1:03:30
  30. 38.
    Dr. Nzinga Harrison Remastered: Original Air Date 5/20/2007/30/2020
    1:23:46
  31. 39.
    Gerry Rosenthal Remastered: Original Air Date 4/29/2007/29/2020
    1:12:12
  32. 40.
    Margot Traverso Bruemmer Remastered- Original Air Date 5/17/2007/28/2020
    1:04:05
  33. 41.
    Ken Marino Remastered-Original Air Date 5/10/2007/27/2020
    1:03:31
  34. 42.
    100 in 100 with the Kids and Katie 07/26/2020
    1:19:55
  35. 43.
    New Start with Edson Sean 07/25/2020
    1:13:37
  36. 44.
    Grandma Lili starring Alicia Rodriguez 07/24/2020
    1:17:54
  37. 45.
    An American in Spain with Steve Schuth07/23/2020
    1:21:21
  38. 46.
    Answer the Bell with Danny Rodriguez07/22/2020
    1:20:15
  39. 47.
    That Reminds Me! with Rich Monahan07/21/2020
    1:09:54
  40. 48.
    Robo Eyes With Trevor Gates07/20/2020
    1:16:01
  41. 49.
    Lez Talk About Anita Kelly, Baby!07/19/2020
    1:11:15
  42. 50.
    Feeling Breezy with Nicole Calabrese07/18/2020
    1:02:17
  43. 51.
    Gettin' Interdisciplinary with Christy O'Connor07/17/2020
    1:32:47
  44. 52.
    Black Trans Lives Matter with Shauntelle Rose Hammonds07/16/2020
    1:21:43
  45. 53.
    NJ Community Theater and Racism with Howard M. Whitmore07/15/2020
    1:27:25
  46. 54.
    The Stress of Humanity with Jared Mancuso 07/14/2020
    1:59:12
  47. 55.
    Deep Tissue Massage with Irene Radley07/13/2020
    1:13:55
  48. 56.
    Committing to Retirement with Nick Montesano07/12/2020
    1:33:29
  49. 57.
    Nutley for Black Lives with Aria and Catherine07/11/2020
    1:24:23
  50. 58.
    Jonesy in Japan with Chris Jonesy07/10/2020
    1:38:08
  51. 59.
    Finland with Matt Schilke 07/09/2020
    1:12:36
  52. 60.
    Beats (and Bio) By Frank G07/08/2020
    1:48:56
  53. 61.
    Getting Broadway's Hair Did with Samantha Fargione07/07/2020
    1:30:10
  54. 62.
    "Yes, and" with Mike O'Keefe07/06/2020
    1:33:16
  55. 63.
    Sara R - Substance Use in the Suburbs 07/05/2020
    1:24:02
  56. 64.
    Stars N' Stripes with Louis and Jordan 07/04/2020
    1:28:36
  57. 65.
    The Moose Piano Lounge with Chrissy Gardner07/03/2020
    1:13:22
  58. 66.
    Healing with Kelvin Young 07/02/2020
    1:13:35
  59. 67.
    The Message - Recovery and Redemption with Frederick Shegog07/01/2020
    1:17:02
  60. 68.
    She/They - Allison 06/30/2020
    1:31:22
  61. 69.
    "I'm Tired. We're Tired"- Clarence Celius06/29/2020
    1:03:30
  62. 70.
    Lit 101 with Professor Ray Dademo06/28/2020
    1:36:21
  63. 71.
    Tamika Bickham. - Newswoman. Creator. 06/27/2020
    1:33:44
  64. 72.
    Vincent Harris- Serial Entrepreneur 06/26/2020
    1:29:44
  65. 73.
    Nowhere to Go But Up with Sean Dustin 06/25/2020
    1:24:10
  66. 74.
    Event Planning with Dan Caplan06/24/2020
    1:26:48
  67. 75.
    Stacy Lentz - The Stonewall Inn and the Origin of Pride06/23/2020
    1:38:03
  68. 76.
    Camp with Mike Callahan06/22/2020
    1:33:52
  69. 77.
    Dan Wiener : Father. English Teacher. WWE Enthusiast. 06/21/2020
    1:41:04
  70. 78.
    Khy Garner- On Being an Ally06/19/2020
    1:50:20
  71. 79.
    Gabe Clay: Chef. Nerd. 06/19/2020
    1:39:41
  72. 80.
    Jade Cintron- Americuberican Thespian06/18/2020
    1:39:01
  73. 81.
    Peer Recovery Support with Sheilah06/17/2020
    1:21:28
  74. 82.
    Living with Lupus - Amanda Clarfield Newell06/16/2020
    1:43:20
  75. 83.
    Marder Monday starring Scott Marder 06/15/2020
    1:24:12
  76. 84.
    Cement Balls06/14/2020
    1:31:22
  77. 85.
    Divorce in the Time of Corona06/13/2020
    1:21:04
  78. 86.
    Pizza Break06/12/2020
    1:08:02
  79. 87.
    Comedian Anthony DiDomenico 06/11/2020
    1:30:06
  80. 88.
    Macrons and Masks with Becca Makris 06/10/2020
    1:16:47
  81. 89.
    The USA Singers 06/09/2020
    1:27:54
  82. 90.
    Danielle Moodie - The Warrior Queen of the Resistance06/08/2020
    1:30:21
  83. 91.
    A Garden Party In Brooklyn 06/07/2020
    1:50:18
  84. 92.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Cancer and Challot06/06/2020
    1:26:52
  85. 93.
    Joseph Lezza- Writer. Producer. Marketer. 06/05/2020
    1:21:53
  86. 94.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Therapy and Tattoos06/04/2020
    1:23:17
  87. 95.
    Crazy Inspiring and Thoughtful Ex-Girlfriend06/02/2020
    1:44:43
  88. 96.
    The Essential Lighter Side: The Opera Singing News Man 06/01/2020
    1:22:48
  89. 97.
    The Essential Lighterside: Gentleman Jim The Trivia Man 05/31/2020
    1:04:07
  90. 98.
    Bethany And Melissa: Small Business Therapists05/30/2020
    1:31:29
  91. 99.
    Love in the Time of Corona05/29/2020
    1:33:04
  92. 100.
    The Essential Lighter Side: The Lawyer Farmer 05/28/2020
    59:43
  93. 101.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Author/Filmmaker/Newspaper Man 05/27/2020
    1:30:41
  94. 102.
    Jared and Tyler - Gay Out Loud 05/26/2020
    1:51:24
  95. 103.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Mudhustler Part 305/25/2020
    1:18:25
  96. 104.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Speech Pathologist Jackie Anderson05/24/2020
    1:03:13
  97. 105.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Joel Freeman of Beachbody 05/23/2020
    1:02:40
  98. 106.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Comedian/Writer M. Dickson 05/22/2020
    1:03:35
  99. 107.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Dr. Lowell Korman 05/21/2020
    1:18:08
  100. 108.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Dr. Nzinga A. Harrison MD05/20/2020
    1:22:57
  101. 109.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Family Counselor Caroline05/19/2020
    1:25:35
  102. 110.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Journalist Lauren Duca05/18/2020
    1:24:01
  103. 111.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Loss of Loved Ones -Margot Traverso Bruemmer05/17/2020
    1:02:46
  104. 112.
    The Essential Lighter Side: ICU Nurse Teresa 05/16/2020
    1:18:23
  105. 113.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Dietitian Andrea D'Oria 05/15/2020
    1:15:40
  106. 114.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Joe Russo of Almost Queen05/14/2020
    57:06
  107. 115.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Behavior Analyst Craig Domanski05/13/2020
    1:13:07
  108. 116.
    The Essential Lighter Side: The Box Maker 05/12/2020
    1:03:12
  109. 117.
    The Essential Lighter Side: OCD and Anxiety- Dr. Maggie Perry05/11/2020
    1:14:32
  110. 118.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Ken Marino05/10/2020
    1:02:38
  111. 119.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Homeschooler/Mask Maker 05/09/2020
    1:03:26
  112. 120.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Actor Jared Gertner05/08/2020
    57:14
  113. 121.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Performer Remember Jones05/07/2020
    1:14:50
  114. 122.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Family Guy Writer Dan Peck 05/06/2020
    1:13:19
  115. 123.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Autism with A Side of Fries 05/05/2020
    1:05:32
  116. 124.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Stephanie Wittels Wachs Returns05/04/2020
    1:23:03
  117. 125.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Hospitality Sunday- NYC Restaurants05/03/2020
    1:01:29
  118. 126.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Hospitality Sunday - Austin Hotel Industry 05/03/2020
    1:13:52
  119. 127.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Pharmacy Technician 05/02/2020
    1:06:00
  120. 128.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Nurse in a COVID-19 Ward 05/01/2020
    1:14:14
  121. 129.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Author Amy Dresner 04/30/2020
    1:10:52
  122. 130.
    The Essential Lighter Side : Gigging Musician Gerry Rosenthal 04/29/2020
    1:10:50
  123. 131.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Hospice Care 04/28/2020
    55:10
  124. 132.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Medicare (with Jenny Bee)04/27/2020
    1:05:52
  125. 133.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Actor Parvesh Cheena 04/26/2020
    1:09:00
  126. 134.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Recovery in a Pandemic04/25/2020
    1:47:52
  127. 135.
    The Essential Lighter Side : Smithfield04/24/2020
    1:22:43
  128. 136.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Human Resources04/23/2020
    1:01:10
  129. 137.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Actor Adam Pally 04/22/2020
    40:06
  130. 138.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Respiratory Therapy04/21/2020
    1:09:25
  131. 139.
    The Essential Lighter Side: The NYC Subway04/20/2020
    1:13:06
  132. 140.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Broadway04/19/2020
    1:13:57
  133. 141.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Family Medicine04/18/2020
    1:08:10
  134. 142.
    The Essential Lighter Side: First Responder04/17/2020
    1:03:00
  135. 143.
    The Essential Lighter Side: Food Service 04/16/2020
    1:06:38
  136. 144.
    Hello Out There from Quarantine 04/01/2020
    11:01
  137. 145.
    Males and Weight Loss 02/16/2020
    45:09
  138. 146.
    Origin Story 02/16/2020
    54:52
  139. 147.
    Addiction 02/16/2020
    52:53
  140. 148.
    Paying it Forward02/16/2020
    1:00:25
  141. 149.
    Survival02/16/2020
    1:45:04
  142. 150.
    My Forever Valentine 02/14/2020
    1:05:00
  143. 151.
    Last Year's Christmas12/25/2019
    1:05:41
  144. 152.
    Season 4 Announcement Trailer12/06/2019
    3:07
  145. 153.
    Me And Jenny Bee- Season 3 FInale 10/08/2019
    1:24:40
  146. 154.
    Constantine Maroulis 09/23/2019
    1:09:13
  147. 155.
    Stephanie Wittels Wachs09/09/2019
    1:25:54
  148. 156.
    Jessica Cordova Kramer09/01/2019
    1:03:54
  149. 157.
    Emily Martens08/19/2019
    1:20:56
  150. 158.
    Bonus Episode: Jay's 40th07/31/2019
    1:47:42
  151. 159.
    Kelley Gunter07/22/2019
    1:19:24
  152. 160.
    Martha Duke07/07/2019
    1:51:49
  153. 161.
    Wendy Adamson06/23/2019
    1:26:55
  154. 162.
    Bonus Episode - THE BEE JAY SHOW STARRING JENNY BEE06/10/2019
    1:43:50
  155. 163.
    Return of the Mudhustler06/03/2019
    1:43:56
  156. 164.
    Mom's Spaghetti Podcast05/28/2019
    1:29
  157. 165.
    Amy Dresner05/19/2019
    1:33:47
  158. 166.
    State of the Podcast05/06/2019
    16:43
  159. 167.
    Anthony DiDomenico04/22/2019
    1:17:41
  160. 168.
    Val Emmich04/14/2019
    1:15:01
  161. 169.
    The Gastric Guru04/07/2019
    1:18:40
  162. 170.
    No Fools03/31/2019
    1:18:25
  163. 171.
    Jenny02/24/2019
    1:42:21
  164. 172.
    Joanne/Joanna02/17/2019
    1:51:42
  165. 173.
    Force02/10/2019
    1:30:09
  166. 174.
    Liquid Shano02/03/2019
    1:28:06
  167. 175.
    Amanda Johnson01/27/2019
    1:39:21
  168. 176.
    A Very Special Christmas12/24/2018
    1:05:41
  169. 177.
    Cousin12/23/2018
    1:33:02
  170. 178.
    The Fat One12/18/2018
    1:05:00
  171. 179.
    From the Neck Up12/09/2018
    1:33:57
  172. 180.
    Elissa12/03/2018
    1:26:01
  173. 181.
    A Very Special Thanksgiving11/22/2018
    1:09:01
  174. 182.
    Bingo11/20/2018
    1:18:16
  175. 183.
    Sam11/12/2018
    1:49:23
  176. 184.
    The Middle Bits11/04/2018
    1:59:15
  177. 185.
    A Very Special Halloween10/30/2018
    57:01
  178. 186.
    BariatricPal10/28/2018
    1:35:47
  179. 187.
    Don't Ring the Bell10/22/2018
    1:35:49
  180. 188.
    Swallow the Noodles10/14/2018
    1:42:37
  181. 189.
    Basta Pasta10/07/2018
    1:26:52
  182. 190.
    The Dad 09/30/2018
    1:42:03
  183. 191.
    Dana Rae09/23/2018
    1:33:31
  184. 192.
    American Drug Addict09/16/2018
    1:41:06
  185. 193.
    Keto Kate09/09/2018
    1:34:45
  186. 194.
    Mudhustler09/03/2018
    1:30:39
  187. 195.
    Bionic Bitch feat. Jenny Bee07/29/2018
    1:34:09
  188. 196.
    Bagetti07/22/2018
    34:08
  189. 197.
    Douggles07/15/2018
    1:26:03
  190. 198.
    Assels07/08/2018
    1:29:59
  191. 199.
    Lamb Shank 07/01/2018
    1:32:14
  192. 200.
    Whoop Whoop06/24/2018
    1:27:25

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