Why One Horrible Sound Haunts Reality TV. Plus, Is That Bug Threatening Me?


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Who put the tension in reality TV? ELT tracks down the source of the nail biting-sound you can’t unhear. Plus, cicada killer wasps — a backyard horror story, turned intervention.
Guests: sonic puppetmaster Rick Livingstone; cicada killer wasp expert Chuck Holliday.
Thanks to callers Caitlin and Stephanie.
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