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  • Splitting the Bill Shouldn't Cause a Nervous Breakdown

    The Leonard Lopate Show

    Philip Galanes offers advice and answers questions on the best way to deal with some of the prickly issues of dining out.

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  • The Whole World's Gearing Up for This March

    The Brian Lehrer Show

    Will you be marching on Sunday? Three guests from around the world talk climate change and what this Sunday's People's Climate March plans to accomplish.

  • The View from Inside the Glass Cube

    New Tech City

    In the lead-up to today's iPhone 6 launch, we asked ex-Apple employees what they think of iPhone hype, product launch mania, and you.



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Arts and Culture

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  • Watch a Scientifically Superior Cutting of the Cake

    There's a huge problem with the standard cake-cutting method—unless you eat the whole thing right away, it'll go stale in the fridge. Here's a video tutorial for doing it the right way.

  • Simon Pegg's Search for the Secret to Happiness

    The Takeaway

    In his long career, Simon Pegg has been known for playing a lot of unhappy characters. But in his latest project, he tackles the search for the secret to happiness.

  • Do You Like the Met's New Fountains? How About Their Politics?

    The Metropolitan Museum has two new fountains, but some people don't like that they are named after David H. Koch.

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  • Woody Guthrie and WNYC

    He was a regular guest on Leadbelly's show and sang the station's praises.

Happening Now: The Remix Summit in NYC

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  • WNYC and the Content Revolution

    Remix Summit

    The tools of the digital age have transformed the way  content is created and distributed. Companies like VICE, The Guardian and New York Public Radio are leading this change.

  • What's Next for Crowdfunding?

    Remix Summit

    Companies like Indiegogo and Kickstarter share their insights on the trends that are shaping the future crowdsourced financing.

  • Creating Experiences Worth Talking About

    Remix Summit

    We live in a world of overload and excess, but authentic and unique experiences still have the power to create deep connections between people.

Music for your day

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  • Jeff Goldblum: From Acting On Screen To Playing Jazz at the Carlyle


    Known for his roles in The Fly and Jurassic Park, the actor brings his jazz group to our studio.

  • Video: Shara Worden's Mystical Detroit Home and Garden

    For this episode of Q2 Spaces: Season Two, we visit the Detroit home, studio and garden of composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist Shara Worden (My Brightest Diamond).

  • Buck 65 Crafts A Sonically Opulent Breakup Album


    The two-time Juno Award-winning Nova Scotian rapper returns with his most personal work yet, Neverlove, an album that documents his own divorce. Hear his latest single, "She Fades."

  • Sarah Jaffe: From Folk Songwriter To Adventurous Electro-Pop Artist


    Once an acoustic singer-songwriter, Sarah Jaffe's Don't Disconnect demonstrates a sonic transition to lush electro-pop artist. Hear her perform in the Soundcheck studio.

  • Watch: Helado Negro, Live On Soundcheck


    The experimental electronic artist's fourth full-length album, Double Youth, explores childhood memories and the concept of rediscovering youth. 

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