Born Identity - Snap #807

On the next all-NEW Snap..."Born Identity." There is the person you were born to be, and then there is the person you're creating. But what happens when both sides battle it out?

First Born's Second Chance

Glynn makes a deal with his brother to get out of his biblical duties.

Producer: Pat Mesiti Miller

Brando Skyhorse

What's in a name?

Special thanks to Brando Skyhorse. Check out Brando's memoir, "Take this Man", and his award winning novel, "The Madonnas of Echo Park."

To learn more about Brando's work, go to .

A very big thanks to Curt Wells and Bennington College.

Producer: Liz Mak
Original Score and Sound Design: Leon Morimoto

The Three Christs of Ypsilanti

In 1959, psychiatrist Milton Rokeach brought together three schizophrenic men who believed they were Jesus Christ, hoping to cure them of their delusions. But over time, his methods became dangerously amoral.

Thanks to Richard Bonier and Ronald Hoppe for their help.  Additional thanks to Peter Shyppert as the voice of Milton Rokeach.

You can buy The Three Christs of Ypsilanti, Rokeach’s book, right here.

Producer: Stephanie Foo