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David Remnick on Liebling, Dylan, and Glasnost

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The editor of The New Yorker talks about his literary heroes and his storied career with Alec Baldwin. 
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Alec Baldwin Dives to the Gulf Floor with Antonia Juhasz

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Journalist Antonia Juhasz details the ongoing environmental disaster of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
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John Guare and Lisa Dwan Talk Theater with Alec Baldwin

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Here's The Thing visits the Tony and PEN Award-winning playwright John Guare. Then, a chat with hyperkinetic actor Lisa Dwan about Beckett, Ireland, and the physicality of theater. 
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What Dustin Hoffman Learned from Kobe Bryant

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

The iconic actor talks to Alec Baldwin about his life on- and off-screen, and how he stays hungry for new roles.
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Gay Talese Tells Alec Baldwin About Sinatra's Cold

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The celebrated author and journalist talks about the magazine piece that made him an icon, and reflects on sixty years of capturing American society on the page. 
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For Ian Schrager, Studio 54 Was Just the Start

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

The co-founder of Studio 54 and celebrated hotelier explains why his work is all play, and tells Alec Baldwin about his latest developments: a young son, and a new hotel. 
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Edie Falco: Don't Hold the Door for Me

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The star of Nurse Jackie and The Sopranos is a cancer survivor, a recovering addict, and a single mother. She does not want your sympathy; she just wants some nice people on set.
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Lawrence Wright on Religion, ISIS, and Scientology

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

The New Yorker staff writer and author tells Alec Baldwin that sometimes the better part of human nature can lead to the most dangerous places. 
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Alec Baldwin and David Blaine Do Magic

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The magician, illusionist, and stunt promoter talks to Here's The Thing about Houdini, his favorite NYC deli, and his new show. 
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Roz Chast Draws—and Talks to—Alec Baldwin

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

The New Yorker cartoonist and author talks to Here's The Thing about mothers, man-pants, and birds. 
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George Stephanopoulos

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The former Clinton advisor and current ABC News personality talks to Alec Baldwin about making the jump from the White House to the anchor's chair. 
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Bryan Stevenson Wants 'Equal Justice'

Monday, February 16, 2015

The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative talks about confronting the bleak prospects for America's racial future, by addressing the mistakes of the past.  
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Sarah Jessica Parker Almost Said No to 'Sex in the City'

Monday, February 02, 2015

Sarah Jessica Parker talks to Alec Baldwin about being Carrie Bradshaw, and explains why acting is a group effort.
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What Makes a Good Cop?

Monday, January 19, 2015

Alec Baldwin talks to two people who have spent their entire careers trying to understand what makes good policing, and good neighborhoods.
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Julie Andrews Found Truth in Camp

Monday, January 05, 2015

In this candid interview, the actress perhaps best known as the prim icon Mary Poppins discusses her early life on the "wrong side of tracks," where she got her start in vaudeville.
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John McEnroe's Attack on Elitism

Monday, December 22, 2014

Once the world's number one tennis player, McEnroe is now trying to save the game from becoming a cult, elitist activity. One step: get rid of line judges.
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Alec Baldwin Talks to Oscar Winner Julianne Moore About 'Still Alice'

Monday, December 08, 2014

There’s a select club of actors for whom names like "Edge" and "Days" mean something; Alec Baldwin and Julianne Moore are both members. Hear them discuss life during and after soaps. 
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Ira Glass

Monday, November 24, 2014

In this extensive conversation with Alec Baldwin, Ira Glass lays it all out on the topics of religion, politics, fact-checking, and that dog who went as him for Halloween.
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Jerry Seinfeld

Monday, June 02, 2014

Alec Baldwin sits down with comedian Jerry Seinfeld who debuted on HBO in 1981, the same year he first appeared on Johnny Carson. Jerry Seinfeld was 27 years old.
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Debbie Reynolds and Robert Osborne

Monday, May 19, 2014

Turner Classic Movies host, Robert Osborne is an ambassador to a bygone era. We hear from him and a star who was at the very heart of "The Golden Age of Hollywood": Debbie Reynolds.
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