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RISK!

RISK!

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RISK!
RISK!

RISK!

RISK!

344
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2.5K
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About Us

If you like The Moth, This American Life or Snap Judgment, take a walk on the wilder side with RISK! Your colorful host Kevin Allison (of the legendary comedy group The State) helms this surprisingly uncensored show where people tell jaw-dropping true stories they never thought they'd dare to share in public. RISK! is hilarious, heart-wrenching and remarkably real. Think you've heard it all? Fasten your seatbelt.

Latest Episodes

In Retrospect

Saku Yanagawa, Laura Burgess, and Shayna Hooker share stories about international dating, a complicated father, and a nearly deadly relationship.

59 MIN1 hours ago
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In Retrospect

My Brilliant Career

A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that Julio Torres first shared on the podcast in September of 2016 about the side jobs he took before his career took off.

16 MIN4 days ago
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My Brilliant Career

Coping

Susanna Lee, Avery Williams and Rosie May share stories about sex work, a racially loaded moment, and a fateful paycheck.

61 MIN1 weeks ago
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Coping

A Hard Landing

A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that JP Michael first shared on the podcast in July of 2016 about a relationship with a girl that developed a mystery illness.

43 MIN1 weeks ago
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A Hard Landing

Intentions

Laura Kucenty, Jannelle Codianni and Calvin S. Cato share stories about a social worker's toughest case, a woman's work with a sex therapist, and a son's attempt to get closer to his dad.

66 MIN2 weeks ago
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Intentions

The Other

Kris talks about how peculiar it was to be a trans man attending the various sex parties among the gay men on Fire Island, most of whom had never seen a vagina before.

17 MIN2 weeks ago
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The Other

Unstoppable

Sophia Brown and Stefan Alexander share stories about coming face to face with racism and diagnosing a mysterious illness.

64 MIN3 weeks ago
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Unstoppable

An American Family

Nimisha’s Indian family is not happy to hear she’s marrying a Jewish guy. At the epic Indian wedding, Nimisha’s mom makes the groom a gift, emblazoned with a swastika. It’s an extremely awkward moment, but love saves the day.

16 MIN3 weeks ago
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An American Family

Bounce Back

David Arroyo, Diana Dinerman, and Mike Cotayo share stories about racial tension on the subway, car vandalism as revenge, and a sexual assault between gay men.

56 MINAUG 20
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Bounce Back

Important Announcement!

How to get in on our #ListenToRISK social media campaign to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the show between now and October 6. A fun way for all RISK! fans to spread the word and win prizes!

4 MINAUG 16
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Important Announcement!

Latest Episodes

In Retrospect

Saku Yanagawa, Laura Burgess, and Shayna Hooker share stories about international dating, a complicated father, and a nearly deadly relationship.

59 MIN1 hours ago
Comments
In Retrospect

My Brilliant Career

A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that Julio Torres first shared on the podcast in September of 2016 about the side jobs he took before his career took off.

16 MIN4 days ago
Comments
My Brilliant Career

Coping

Susanna Lee, Avery Williams and Rosie May share stories about sex work, a racially loaded moment, and a fateful paycheck.

61 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Coping

A Hard Landing

A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that JP Michael first shared on the podcast in July of 2016 about a relationship with a girl that developed a mystery illness.

43 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
A Hard Landing

Intentions

Laura Kucenty, Jannelle Codianni and Calvin S. Cato share stories about a social worker's toughest case, a woman's work with a sex therapist, and a son's attempt to get closer to his dad.

66 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
Intentions

The Other

Kris talks about how peculiar it was to be a trans man attending the various sex parties among the gay men on Fire Island, most of whom had never seen a vagina before.

17 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
The Other

Unstoppable

Sophia Brown and Stefan Alexander share stories about coming face to face with racism and diagnosing a mysterious illness.

64 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
Unstoppable

An American Family

Nimisha’s Indian family is not happy to hear she’s marrying a Jewish guy. At the epic Indian wedding, Nimisha’s mom makes the groom a gift, emblazoned with a swastika. It’s an extremely awkward moment, but love saves the day.

16 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
An American Family

Bounce Back

David Arroyo, Diana Dinerman, and Mike Cotayo share stories about racial tension on the subway, car vandalism as revenge, and a sexual assault between gay men.

56 MINAUG 20
Comments
Bounce Back

Important Announcement!

How to get in on our #ListenToRISK social media campaign to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the show between now and October 6. A fun way for all RISK! fans to spread the word and win prizes!

4 MINAUG 16
Comments
Important Announcement!

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