Grandparents, Pole Dancing and Lust - Jay Dixitedit

“The only way that we could communicate was through her cooking me delicious Indian food and me eating it and making happy gestures.”

Grandparents, Pole Dancing and Lust

A family of amateur detectives crack a case; a librarian takes a dance class to spice things up; a father and son come to terms in Newark Airport; a grandson brings joy to a nursing home; and a woman releases her grief and lets her passion take over.

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Stories in this Episode

06:11
Neighborhood Watch

by Steve Zimmer

Steve Zimmer's family is not the most popular, but their attention to detail does help solve a rash of neighborhood crimes.

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06:05
I Don't Do Sexy

by Amy Rood

Amy Rood thinks she can learn to be seductive if she takes a pole dancing class.

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05:22
Lessons from the Perry Como Sundae Bar

by Robert Weinstein

Robert Weinstein visits his grandmother in a nursing home and takes her dancing in the recreation room.

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06:48
My Father's Love

by Jay Dixit

Jay Dixit feels alienated from his father but makes a connection during an airport layover.

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13:46
Too Much

by Satori Shakoor

Satori Shakoor grieves the loss of her mother and then son, but finds that her passion for connection sustains her.

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Extras From This Episode

Steve Zimmer

WNYC profiled Steve preparing for one of his many GrandSLAM performances.

Amy Rood

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Amy, her husband, and… yes, a stripper pole. Photo courtesy Amy Rood.

Robert Weinstein

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Robert and his grandmother. Photo courtesy Robert Weinstein.

Jay Dixit

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Jay and his father. Photo courtesy Jay Dixit.

Satori Shakoor

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Satori and her late son. Photo courtesy Satori Shakoor.