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BL Weekend: Schaefer/Schwartz on Bob Dylan; Code-switching; Elder Care

Friday, February 06, 2015

ICYMI: 3 of our favorite segments from the week. First: John Schaefer and Jonathan Schwartz on the new Bob Dylan album; at 16:15, Code-switching; at 32:00, elder care with Ai-jen Poo.
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Joyce Carol Oates Says Building a Novel Is Like Building a Cathedral

Friday, February 06, 2015

In his interview with the acclaimed novelist Joyce Carol Oates, Brian asked if she ever just starts writing before planning her books. She explained her process to us in 45 seconds.
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We Asked For Your SOTC in Five Words

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Mayor de Blasio took 1.5 hours to deliver his State of the City address today. Yes, he had policy proposals and assessments. Our listeners summed it all up in five words. 
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BL Weekend: Learning To Drive; Gentrifying Thrift; Senator Gillibrand

Friday, January 30, 2015

3 of our favorite segments this week: Adam Gopnik Learns to Drive As An Adult in NYC (First) | Are Thrift Stores Gentrifying? (Second) | Senator Gillibrand On Parental Leave (Third)
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BL Weekend: A Year of Legal Weed; Climate Records & Trends; Search for a Bully

Friday, January 23, 2015

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: a two-part convo on legal weed, the difference between warming records and trends, a 20-year search for a bully.
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One Minute Where Obama Sounded Like de Blasio

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Progressive policies are going to sound similar, but we couldn't help but notice that President Obama echoed some of Mayor de Blasio's first year policies in last night's SOTU speech.
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Come Chat With Us: State of the Union 2015

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Join Brian Lehrer and special guests for a live chat as we watch Obama’s sixth State of the Union. Plus: Bingo!
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The State of the Union, When Obama's Popularity Was at Its Peak

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Our preview of President Obama's first State of the Union speech in 2009 pointed out something familiar—then, like today, the president was more popular than his economic policies. 
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BL Weekend: The Popular #NYCID; Real Estate; Is Amazon A Reader's Friend?

Friday, January 16, 2015

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Washington Heights, Hookah & Rep. Steve Israel

Friday, January 09, 2015

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Police and the PBA; Pope Francis' Year; and Midwives

Friday, January 02, 2015

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Borscht Belt Hotels; NYC's Youth Poet; NY in 101 Objects

Friday, December 26, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them.
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Send Us the Best Photo You Took With Your Phone in 2014

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

The best of 2014: we want to see the best photo sitting on your cell phone! 
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Christmas Culture; (Male) Managers; Poet Claudia Rankine

Friday, December 19, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: the cultural histories of Santa and Christmas; how to be a better (male) manager; and poet Claudia Rankine.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Protest Songs, Dick Cavett and Police Misconduct Investigations

Friday, December 12, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them. Protest Songs (First) | Dick Cavett (Starts at 31:55) | Police Misconduct Investigations (Starts at 47:32)
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Time Flies When..., Books That Change Minds and Reactions to the Garner Case

Friday, December 05, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: Time Flies When..., Books That Changed Minds About Family and No Criminal Charges for Cop in Garner Case.
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We Shared A Moment in Time

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

We asked listeners to take photos of the sky at EXACTLY 7:10 a.m. Eastern time yesterday and share it with us. From Port Washington to Madrid to a plane above JFK, this is what they saw.
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Take A Photo Of The Sky At 7:10 a.m.

Monday, December 01, 2014

The Brian Lehrer Show is asking listeners to take a photo of the sky at exactly 7:10 a.m. on Tuesday, 12/2. Use the hashtag #BLS710. 
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Alec and Ira, Books That Change Minds, High-End Modesty

Friday, November 28, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: Alec Baldwin & Ira Glass, Azar Nafisi & Jacqueline Woodson and High-End Modesty.
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Books That Changed My Mind: Brian Lehrer and Guests

Monday, November 24, 2014

Find out what books changed the minds of Brian Lehrer and guests.
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