This story about vocal fry was posted on Jezebel main page just a couple hours ago.

And just now, Fresh Air announced that their show tomorrow will be on the same topic! I love Fresh Air and I’m really interested in the topic, so I’ll most likely be tuning in at my desk (they air at 2:00 ET, and you can stream it online). Once they broadcast, you can listen to episodes on Fresh Air’s website. Just thought I’d share in case anyone else is interested!

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And here is the segment of the This American Life episode that the other article references—it’s a great listen.

Chana Joffe I’m just trying to speak. Literally the way that the voice comes out of my mouth bothers you? What am I supposed to do about that? And even now as we’re speaking about it, I am noticing every single time I do it, and then hating every single time I do it, and trying not to do it. But trying not to do it is impossible because it’s the way that I talk, because it’s my actual voice. It’s crazy making.

Ira Glass It’s funny. Until we started talking about it for this story, I never even noticed it in your voice.

Chana Joffe And now you notice it every single—

Ira Glass Yeah. Have you noticed that I do it too?

Chana Joffe Not until right now.