Episode 30: Prosperity in the Meritocracy


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Greater Boston is written and produced by Alexander Danner and Jeff Van Dreason, with recording and technical assistance from Marck Harmon. You can follow Greater Boston on Twitter @InGreaterBoston or on Tumblr at GreaterBlogston.tumblr.com. Follow us there for news, updates, and behind the scenes chat about the show! Support Greater Boston on Patreon at www.patreon.com/greaterboston. Content warnings at end of show notes. This episode featured:
  • Braden Lamb as Leon Stamatis (he/him)
  • James Johnston as Dimitri Stamatis (he/him)
  • Johanna Bodnyk as Mallory (she/her)
  • Jeff Van Dreason as Chuck Octagon (he/him)
  • Tanja Milojevich as Melissa Weatherby (she/her) and Yelena (she/her)
  • Kelly McCabe as Nica Stamatis (she/her)
  • Kristen DiMercurio as Fake Nica (she/her)
  • Michael Melia as Philip West (he/him)
  • Summer Unsinn as Charlotte Linzer-Coolidge (she/her)
  • Chad Ellis as Vincenzo (he/him)
  • James Capobianco as Professor Paul Montgomery Chelmsworth (he/him)
  • James Oliva as Michael Tate (he/him)
With special appearance by Charles Gaustine of the wonderful Iconography podcast, which is spending its second season digging into the deep history behind the best-known figures and landmarks of Boston and New England.


  • Charlie on the MTA by Emily Peterson and Dirk Tiede
  • Shove that Pig's Foot a Little Farther in the Fire by Adrienne Howard, Emily Peterson, and Dirk Tiede
Transcripts available at GreaterBostonShow.com Content Notes
  • Strong Language
  • Threats of hypothetical head injury
  • Violent video games/gunfire
  • Stalkerish behavior
  • Abandonment themes
  • Reference to alcoholism/dependency

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