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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Mad Men's Matt Weiner, Ira Glass & Sarah Koenig, '04 Food

Friday, October 24, 2014

Three of our favorite segments this week: #BL25 talks to Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner; Ira Glass and Sarah Koenig on "Serial"; and Danny Meyer and Dan Barber on food in 2004.
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Running A Political Campaign Isn't Easy (Shocker)

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Knock the right way. Don't be too funny. Help voters visualize election day. Here's what we learned about getting out the vote -- and how we're putting it to work.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Robert Reich, Robocalls, David Sedaris

Friday, October 17, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: #BL25 talks to Robert Reich; we're robocalling people; and David Sedaris on Selected Shorts.
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Send an Election Guilt-Trip Robocall to a Friend

Friday, October 17, 2014

Want to help democracy? Start by guilt-tripping your friends.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Gen X's Legacy; Taliban Take Control; Clyde Frazier!

Friday, October 10, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: #BL25 looks at the impact of Gen X; why we missed the rise of the Taliban; and Clyde Frazier swishes and dishes.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Anthony Bourdain, #BL25 HIV/AIDS in 1992, The NY Fed Tapes

Friday, October 03, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: Anthony Bourdain on the Bronx, our #BL25 series look at the HIV/AIDS crisis, and tapes from the NY Fed.
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Cyclists, What Do You Do At Red Lights?

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The law says stop and wait, but many local bikers adopt their own rules. So, do you stop/wait; stop/look/go; or blow through red lights?
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Dress Codes, Against Football, Hacking the Breast Pump

Friday, September 19, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: dress codes and gender, a football fan's lament, and building a better (and quieter) breast pump.
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Hi. Could You Call Us?

Friday, September 19, 2014

Help us mark the Brian Lehrer Show's 25th anniversary! We're looking for listeners and fans who want to leave a message introducing our series on 25 years of important stories.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Nuns, Woodlawn's Secrets, Tavis Smiley on MLK

Friday, September 12, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: a conversation about modern nuns, Woodlawn Cemetery's design secrets, and Tavis Smiley on MLK's last year.
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Video, Chat, and Transcript: President Obama Address on ISIS

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

President Obama addressed the country about how the U.S. would lead a coalition to "degrade, and ultimately destroy" ISIS in Syria and Iraq. Read the transcript, watch the video.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Later School, General Zinni, Advice for Working Parents

Friday, September 05, 2014

Three of our favorites from the week, in case you missed them. Perfect for your walk, run, or cooking.
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#TBT Brian and John Oliver, 2007

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Before John Oliver had writers, he was one. In this installment of Throwback Thursday: Oliver's chat with Brian from 2007 about the Writers Guild of America strike and what was at stake.
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#TBT Brian and Douglas Rushkoff, 1996

Thursday, August 28, 2014

In 1996, media theorist Douglas Rushkoff explained the Power Rangers to Brian -- and explained what they were teaching millennials about the future. 
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Police Militarization, Google Trends Inequality, The Gig Economy

Friday, August 22, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them.
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#TBT Brian and Billie Jean King, 2011

Thursday, August 21, 2014

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the show, we're highlighting a clip from one Brian Lehrer interview every week. This week: Billie Jean King in 2011. 
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Bill Bratton, Piper Kerman and Glenn Martin on Prisons, Remembering Robin Williams

Friday, August 15, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week: NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton; Piper Kerman on prison reform; listeners remember Robin Williams.

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#TBT Brian and Gail Collins, 1995

Thursday, August 14, 2014

It's 'Throwback Thursday' and we're marking the 25th anniversary of the show this fall with a dip into the Brian Lehrer Show archives every week.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend

Friday, August 08, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them.

Trouble Filling Affordable Housing (First) | Listener Africa Summit (Starts at 19:00) | Milton Glaser on the Dying Earth (Starts at 32:20)

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#TBT Brian and Ira Glass, 1997

Thursday, August 07, 2014

Ira Glass in 1997: "Our goal is if you hear the first 90 seconds of anything you will not be able to stop listening."
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