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  • Following the Pope's Path

    Long Island priest Andrzej Zglejszewski of the Diocese of Rockville Centre says he's trying to follow Pope Francis' benevolent leadership style.

  • Raising Caring Children Comments [ 1 ]

    The Brian Lehrer Show

    What does it takes to raise a child who is kind and generous, and knows right from wrong? Hint: it's less what you say, and more what you do that teaches kids positive morals.



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  • Jessie Mueller and Doug McGrath on "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical" Comments [ 3 ]

    The Leonard Lopate Show

    Jessie Mueller, who plays Carole King in “Beautiful: The Carol King Musical,” talks about her role, along with Doug McGrath, who wrote the book for the show. It tells the story of how Carole Klein, an awkward teen living in Brooklyn, became a hit songwriter. She and her husband and songwriting partner Gerry Goffin become a songwriting powerhouse, churning out hits like “One Fine Day,” “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow,” and “The Loco-Motion.” “Beautiful” is playing at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

  • 'Mad Men' Mapped: New York in Season 7 Comments [ 23 ]

    We present once again our map of where your favorite characters go to drink or cry or cry over drinks. And if you spot someone dipping into Max’s Kansas City for a Lou Reed show, let us know, and we’ll add the location to our map!

  • Tartt's Goldfinch Draws Crowds to Frick Comments [ 20 ]

    Thanks to Donna Tartt's new novel, The Goldfinch, record crowds are flocking to the Frick Collection on the Upper East Side to see a small painting of a bird created almost 400 years ago.

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  • Jamaica Kincaid on James Baldwin: "Love is Something You Do" Comments [ 20 ]

    The Brian Lehrer Show

    "Every African-American household ought to have a complete collection of James Baldwin's work," says the author Jamaica Kincaid. In what would be his 90th year, Baldwin is being recognized for his lasting impact as a writer and activist. Kincaid talks about the year-long celebration.

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