Emily Botein appears in the following:
Friday, March 16, 2012
This is the national anthem we actually know the words to. Americans sing it at school; Bruce Springsteen sang it at President Obama's inauguration. Yet Woody Guthrie's song was onc...
Monday, March 12, 2012
Turner talks about raising a daughter, dealing with arthritis, and her passion for performance: “If I couldn't act, I’d just curl up, shrivel up and die ... I can’t live without it.”
Monday, February 27, 2012
Dick Cavett is the master of talk, a television legend; in this conversation, he shows Alec why his career has spanned nearly five decades.
Monday, February 13, 2012
President and co-founder of Love 146, Rob Morris speaks about how the organization fights to prevent child sex slavery and provide aftercare for its victims.
Monday, January 30, 2012
Lorne Michaels is the rare producer in that he’s truly involved in all aspects of production, yet he says that when he does his job right, he leaves no fingerprints.
Monday, January 16, 2012
Documentary filmmaker Joe Berlinger went to Arkansas to investigate what he thought was a trend in youth violence; instead he found there were three wrongfully incarcerated teenagers.
Monday, January 02, 2012
"Fear of Flying" author Erica Jong and her daughter Molly Jong-Fast join Alec to talk sex, divorce, and issues of sexuality that young women face today.
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Director Stephen Daldry offers a window into his past, from training as a clown and driving giraffes through Pompeii to being serenaded by a persistent Elton John.
Monday, December 05, 2011
Chris Rock says he "wanted [his] acting to grow." So what did he do? He took a job on Broadway.
Monday, November 21, 2011
Alec talks with Kris Kardashian Jenner, the self-described “momager” of the Kardashian clan.
Friday, November 11, 2011
Lily is a smart single woman, a beauty in demand on the party circuit. But Lily is nearing thirty, and struggling to manage money, friendships, and romance. In The House of Mirth, E...
Monday, November 07, 2011
Political strategist Ed Rollins has worked on six presidential campaigns and knows what is really required of a president.
Monday, October 24, 2011
Michael Douglas invites Alec Baldwin into his New York apartment for a compelling conversation about what makes a great director and why playing the villain is so wonderful.
Thursday, November 25, 2010
Kurt Andersen explores how episodes of false identity, living large, and murder in the suburbs add up to the great American novel.
Friday, November 19, 2010
Using a whammy bar and a fuzz box, Hendrix captured the sound of bombs falling overseas and screaming protestors. “I didn’t think it was unorthodox,” Hendrix said. “I thought it wa...
Friday, November 12, 2010
“The men were all talking about the great American novel, the great American play,...the great American everything,” said Georgia O’Keeffe. “So I thought . . . I’ll make it an Ameri...
Friday, October 29, 2010
The House of Mirth, Edith Wharton examined the dangerous compromises facing a woman who wants to set her own destiny, and broke ground for countless writers who followed.
Friday, October 15, 2010
not the fastest motorcycle or the fanciest, but to many Americans, a motorcycle is a Harley-Davidson.
Monday, June 12, 2006
New York, NY —
New Yorkers are obsessed with housing. Where else do you meet people -- for the first time --and ask, so what do you pay? Samuel Menashe is an 80-year-old poet who has managed to hold on to a little space in SoHo, for nearly his ...
Friday, April 09, 2004
Two new compositions - one for the cello, one for the Harley. Plus, we consider the implications of an art project that proposes the most terrible weapon imaginable. We peek inside the world of a couple that tests board games and find an unusual love story. Also: comedy that’s way ...