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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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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Gay Talese; Nobel Peace Prize Winner Leymah Gbowee; Anne Lamott

Friday, November 21, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: Gay Talese on the Verrazano's 50th; Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee; and author Anne Lamott.
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BL Weekend: The 'Rosewater' Story; John McCain; Mind-Changing Books

Friday, November 14, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: Maziar Bahari, the man behind 'Rosewater'; Senator John McCain; and books that changed your mind.
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Books That Changed My Mind: The List

Thursday, November 13, 2014

The books that changed Brian Lehrer Show listeners' minds.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Bill Nye, "Like a Girl," and Aasif Mandvi

Friday, November 07, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: Billy Nye (the Science Guy); why "like a girl" persists; and the Daily Show's Aasif Mandvi.
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Video: Highlights from the Brian Lehrer Show 25th Anniversary Show

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Audio highlights from Brian's big 25th anniversary extravaganza.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: The 25th Anniversary Show!

Friday, October 31, 2014

Check out photos and the full audio of the show's 25th anniversary celebration at the New York Society for Ethical Culture, including the a history quiz, Mo Rocca, and more!
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Video: Knocking on Doors, Telling People to Just Vote Already

Monday, October 27, 2014

WNYC is taking the tips and tricks of campaign operatives and using them to convince people to vote. Here's a video of what happened when we went door-knocking in the Bronx.
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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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