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Have you ever imagined discovering a completely different truth about your past as an adult? This episode delves deep into the powerful, emotional journeys that unfold when hidden family truths come to light through DNA testing and genealogical discoveries. For anyone curious about their own family background or grappling with questions of identity, this podcast...
In this episode of the Family Twist podcast, Corey interviews the director of the new and provocative documentary, “Spermworld.” In it, Lance Oppenheim explores the world of unregulated sperm donation on Facebook groups, following the lives of individuals trying to have children with complete strangers. The film delves into the complexities of their motivations and...
Pam shares her personal discovery of being an NPE (Not Parent Expected) and the impact it had on her life. She recounts how her advocacy for NPEs began after her own discovery and the challenges she faced in navigating her newfound identity. Pam emphasizes the importance of having open and honest conversations about being the...
In the first part of this compelling two-part episode of Family Twist, we delve into Brian Stanton’s deeply personal and evocative journey of adoption, identity, and artistry. Born and adopted in Kansas City, Brian’s story unfolds with the discovery of his biological roots, which takes him on a tumultuous path of emotional highs and lows,...
In the second part of this compelling two-part episode of Family Twist, we delve into Brian Stanton’s deeply personal and evocative journey of adoption, identity, and artistry. Born and adopted in Kansas City, Brian’s story unfolds with the discovery of his biological roots, which takes him on a tumultuous path of emotional highs and lows,...
In this surprise-filled episode of Family Twist, we dive into filmmaker Luke Davies’ compelling journey of self-discovery, ignited by the results of a home DNA test. Raised in Rochdale, England, Luke grew up believing he was white British, only to have a DNA test in his 20s reveal a rich tapestry of ancestral backgrounds, including...
In this gripping episode of “Family Twist,” we delve into Sharon Adams’ remarkable journey of self-discovery, initiated by a curiosity-driven DNA test as she approached her 70s. This quest uncovers a hidden lineage, introducing her to a father and two half-sisters, Beth Mamo and Kathy Reddy, she never knew she had. Kendall navigates through their...
Dive into an uproariously insightful episode with Lauren, a stand-up comedian whose journey from genealogical confusion to comedic triumph is anything but ordinary. With a warning for our listeners: we don’t censor comedians, so expect some raw and real language. Lauren shares her tale of discovering her donor conception through a DNA test, her quest...
In this episode, we’re thrilled to conclude the conversation Jennifer Schweibinz from DNAngels, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping individuals unravel genetic surprises. From uncovering unknown biological parents to shedding light on forgotten familial bonds, DNAngels highlights the importance of knowing our roots, no matter how twisted they may be. In the conversation, we unravel...
Corey here. Comedy has always been a passion of mine. I started watching stand-up on HBO when I only caught a handful of the jokes. Richards Lewis would be among the first I watched. I was transfixed. When I got the opportunity to interview him years later, it was a giddy joy. Sadly, the interview...

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