Kismet's How We Met

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These are all episodes that inspired Bart Warshaw to create Kismet. They are all unexpected stories of connection, discovery and adventure and highlight the “chance” of meeting. Many of the episodes are so visceral that the listeners are immersed in a world, and get to feel the same connection as t… read more

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Meeting grounds

February 15th, 2017


One of my favorite episodes of Love + Radio brings how making a connection can do so much to prevent hate and separation.

A mysterious message is found

February 15th, 2017


Clint is a bottle hunter, but his passion is beyond finding the bottle itself, but connecting with the message sender.

Can they salvage the relationship?

February 15th, 2017


This classic from Jonathan Goldstein shows the changing perspectives of meeting someone again after many years.

An unusual threesome

February 15th, 2017


Another unexpected and fascinating connection from the commendable Nick van der Kolk.

A truly horrible first date

February 15th, 2017


With the advent of online dating, are meet cutes a thing of the past? Andrea Silenzi explores a modern Meet Cute story and explores where people draw a line with commercials.

Watching others watching us

February 15th, 2017


Kismet is often a sonic immersion into a place, and this episode from Ann Heppermann’s Serendipity highlights why sound design is so important.

Chatting where you’re not supposed to

February 15th, 2017


One of the things that people who live in New York know is that “you don’t talk to people on the subway.” We explore what happens when two people, …

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