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A Christmas Carol: A Radio Drama

Monday, December 22, 2014

It's our annual performance of "A Christmas Carol." Hear the radio drama inspired by Charles Dickens' classic tale featuring your favorite public radio personalities.

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What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, December 19, 2014

Some New Yorkers have no idea it's Christmas time. Kurt Andersen loved a video so much, he watched it twice. Pop music saved the whales. These are the week's most popular stories.

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Our 21 Favorite Podcast Episodes of 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

We asked WNYC staffers to choose their single favorite podcast episode of the year, whether it came from inside our building or across an ocean. These are the chosen ones.

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Even If You Think, 'Cat Cafe? Whatever, I'm Over It,' Think Again Because It's Amazing

Monday, December 15, 2014

New York City's first permanent cat cafe opened today at the edge of Chinatown, so of course we were scratching at the door to get in! 

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What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, December 12, 2014

Some teens are getting famous on YouTube and making millions. We have a method for dealing with racists on Facebook. AFI's best 11 films of the year. These are the week's top stories.

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That's Me in the Corner, Talking to Kate Middleton

Thursday, December 11, 2014

When WQXR's Graham Parker got an invite to an event for creative Brits, two things stood out: the invitation said "Business Casual," and Will and Kate would be there. How'd it go?

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What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, December 05, 2014

The Internet's best TV show is sort of about pot. Don't check your email on vacation. An app can't give you great abs. These are a few of the week's most popular stories in one playlist.

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New Faces Coming to WNYC's Weeknight Line-Up

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Starting December 1, you’ll hear a new line-up on WNYC-FM, weeknights at 9pm. 

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What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, November 21, 2014

Pot-smokers in Williamsburg seem blasé about the new marijuana laws. Your boss is not an idiot. There are college scholarships for video gaming. Here are a few of the week's top stories.

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Live From The Miami Book Fair International 2014

Monday, November 17, 2014

Enjoy a three-day live stream from the Miami Book Fair International Friday, November 21, through Sunday, November 23.

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What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, November 14, 2014

Older women are flocking to video games. A public radio host ran for Congress. We learned what an oculus is. These are a few of this week's top stories, all in one playlist.

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What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, November 07, 2014

A belly dancer found her calling in a U2 video. Michelin gave 0 stars to Zagat's Best New Restaurant in NYC. Could Amexico be a future country? Here are a few of the week's top stories.

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Jim Gaffigan in Conversation with Elliott Forrest

Thursday, November 06, 2014

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The New York Comedy Festival and WNYC present highlights from a night of conversation with comedian Jim Gaffigan.

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Live Now: Jim Gaffigan Talks to a Classical Music Host for the NY Comedy Festival

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

The comedian and author of Dad Is Fat is doing a live chat with WQXR's own Elliott Forrest in the Greene Space. Stream it here.

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Philip Levine on the Legacy of Dylan Thomas

Friday, October 31, 2014

Philip Levine has made a career out of poetry detailing the life of working class Detroit. But long ago, he was first inspired by an encounter with Dylan Thomas' writings.

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The White Horse Tavern: Dylan Thomas' Second Home

Friday, October 31, 2014

As Dylan Thomas explored New York City for the first time, the White Horse Tavern became one of his favorite spots. To this day, the bar has become synonymous with the poet's name.

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Barbara Holdridge Talks Putting Dylan Thomas on Tape

Friday, October 31, 2014

In 1952, Barbara Holdridge and Marianne Mantell recorded Dylan Thomas for their record label, Caedmon. In the process, they ignited the audiobook industry and cemented a poet's career.

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What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, October 31, 2014

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Michael Ian Black started beef with Michelle Obama. Gov. Christie told a protestor to sit down and shut up. Writers can't quit New York. Here are some of the week's most popular stories.

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Bodega Cats In Their Own Words: Gus of Corona, Queens

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Life is an adventure when you're only six inches tall. Meet Gus, the bodega cat king of Corona.

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What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, October 24, 2014

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A lesbian cartoonist is a MacArthur Genius. Registered non-voters should really vote. Ira Glass & Co. might solve a murder mystery. Here's a playlist of the week's top stories.

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