Heavyweight

22 EpisodesProduced by Gimlet

Maybe you’ve laid awake imagining how it could have been, how it might yet be, but the moment to act was never right. Well, the moment is here and the podcast making it happen is Heavyweight. Join Jonathan Goldstein for road trips, thorny reunions, and difficult conversations as he backpedals his wa… read more

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#18 Sven

October 18th, 2018

37:34
Sven was on a jury that sentenced a man named Paul Storey to death. He's regretted it ever since. Then, eight years later, Sven gets an email from …

Introducing Without Fail

October 16th, 2018

49:37
Today, the tables have turned. CEO and Gimlet Media founder Alex Blumberg has come to Jonathan’s studio* to ask for Jonathan’s help promoting a brand new podcast. Who’s groveling now, Mr. Blumberg? Why, it’s the Podcast …

#17 Skye

October 11th, 2018

49:08
When Skye was in middle school, her best friends showed up at her home one night and wrote “f*ck you” on her garage door. After that, they never …

#16 Rob

October 4th, 2018

1:00:16
Rob remembers breaking his arm as a kid. But the rest of his family says it never happened. Did he break his arm? The answer will determine Rob’s …

#15 Dina

December 7th, 2017

39:50
During a visit back home, Jonathan’s mother inadvertently admits something that forces him to question his past. In this season finale, Jonathan turns the mic around on himself for one of the more personal episodes of …

#14 Isabel

November 30th, 2017

41:39
In 1999, an old suitcase was found abandoned on a Brooklyn street corner. The suitcase contained 5 years worth of love letters between a young man …

#13 Kenny

November 16th, 2017

50:49
Ken Carter was a Canadian daredevil who dreamt of performing the biggest stunt the world had ever seen. He wanted to jump a rocket car one mile over a river. For 5 years he prepared, only to have his dream hijacked at …

#12 Jesse

November 9th, 2017

40:57
Four years ago, Jesse was hit by a car and nearly died. Now he wants to find the driver. And thank him.

Credits
Heavyweight is hosted and produced by …

#11 Christina

November 2nd, 2017

45:08
When Christina was in 11th grade, her foster mother made her quit playing basketball. After that, she felt like her life never got back on course. And so, she’s always wanted to ask her foster mother: why’d you make me …

#10 Rose

October 26th, 2017

50:03
Over a decade ago, Rose was kicked out of her college sorority. “You know what you did,” was the only explanation she was ever given. All these years …

Trailer

September 3rd, 2016

2:35
Maybe you’ve laid awake imagining how it could have been, how it might yet be, but the moment to act was never right. Well, the moment is here and …
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