because i said i would.

every promise has a story...

hosted and narrated by founder alex sheen, thebecause i said i wouldpodcast features compelling interviews with people around the world. you'll hear the dramatic stories of promises they have made, kept and even the broken ones.

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a bomb is like an onion: bob's commitment is tested at the boston marathon

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in this episode, alex speaks with bob, a retired fire paramedic from boston, as he recounts the harrowing and tragic events that occurred on april...
listen to a bomb is like an onion: bob's commitment is tested at the boston marathon

    famous father - bridget's last promise to her dad

    because i said i would. | s:1 e:6
    amongst the glitz and the glam of a childhood brimming in hollywood royalty, bridget - now a retired marriage, family and child counselor from cha...
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      give him a strong name: brittany and her boy

      because i said i would. | s:1 e:5
      brittany is a realtor in the denver, colorado area where she has lived her entire life. for a realtor, brittany understands a strange amount of co...
      listen to give him a strong name: brittany and her boy

        sabrina and the storm: a family's journey through natural disaster

        because i said i would. | s:1 e:4
        sabrina had just started a promising career and family in a cozy new orleans suburb but in 2005, hurricane katrina crashed toward the coast......
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          the team

          alex sheen

          host
          alex sheen is the founder of because i said i would, the international social movement and nonprofit dedicated to the betterment of humanity through promises made and kept.

          dave douglas

          engineer
          dave is an established audio professional with a diverse set of skills and experience. he also works as a composer, studio musician and live audio engineer.

          aaron calafato

          co-producer & coordinator
          aaron is the director of social marketing for because i said i would. his storytelling ability and expertise of workflow processes helps tie the episodes together.