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The Modern Fight For Gay Rights

Monday, April 06, 2015

Much has changed for gay people since Michelangelo Signorile published 'Queer in America' over 20 years ago, but he argues that homophobia is still a fact of American life.
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Guest Picks: Mary Norris

Monday, April 06, 2015

Mary Norris was on our show April 6, 2015 to talk about her decades at The New Yorker and her new book, Between You & Me. Here are a few of her favorite things!
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Modifiers, Danglers, and Spelling in an Age of Autocorrect

Monday, April 06, 2015

The New Yorker's Mary Norris brings her vast experience, good cheer, and finely sharpened pencils to some of the most common and vexing problems in spelling, punctuation, and usage.
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The Complicated Lives, and Social Roles, of Elephants

Monday, April 06, 2015

For the last twenty-three years, Caitlin O’Connell has been a keen observer of the complicated friendships of an entourage of bull elephants in Etosha National Park, Namibia.
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Conflict Abroad and At Home

Monday, April 06, 2015

Inside Yemen's war zone. The social world of African male pachyderms. Confessions of a “comma queen.” Michelangelo Signorile on the present, and future, of gay rights.
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Leonard Lopate Weekend: Elizabeth Warren, Tim Gunn & "Skylight" on Broadway

Friday, April 03, 2015

The Leonard Lopate Show's three favorite segment's from the week! 
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Protecting Frogs from Extinction

Friday, April 03, 2015

In 2009, a frog was discovered in a rain forest in Ecuador that changed its skin texture from smooth to spiky, and in 2014, a new species of frog was found in Staten Island. 
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Leonard's Good Friday Gospel Radio Hour

Friday, April 03, 2015

Leonard hosts his annual Good Friday Gospel hour, playing gospel classics that tell the story of Easter.  
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Easter Friday Gospel. Boz Scaggs, and Please Explain Frogs!

Friday, April 03, 2015

Leonard Lopate spins an hour of Good Friday Gospel music! Boz Scaggs talks about his new album "A Fool to Care." Please Explain is all about frogs. 
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Boz Scaggs Returns with "A Fool to Care"

Friday, April 03, 2015

Raised in Texas, Boz Scaggs began his career in 1965 with the release of Boz. The inspirational for his new album, A Fool to Care, lies in the sounds of Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma 
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New Takes on Classic Passover and Easter Recipes

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Melissa Clark introduces innovative twists on old staples.
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Recipe: Melissa Clark's Mysterious David Dare Pancake for Easter

Thursday, April 02, 2015

A great recipe for Easter Brunch
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Recipe: Melissa Clark's Passover Lemon Brisket

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Here is Melissa Clark's signature Passover Brisket. 
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Holiday Food, Best New Chefs, and a Bagel Shop Union

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Melissa Clark's Passover and Easter recipes. Food & Wine's Best New Chefs of 2015. Behind the scenes at a popular Upper East Side bakery/café. The legacy of Steve Jobs.
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Food & Wine's Best New Chefs

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Food & Wine editor in chief Dana Cowin reveals the magazine Best New Chefs of 2015, and will be joined by two of the winners, Bryce Shuman and Zoi Antonitsas,
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At an UES Bagel Shop, Undocumented Workers Fight for Fair Wages

Thursday, April 02, 2015

At a popular bakery café in the Upper East Side, undocumented immigrant workers face sub-legal wages, dangerous machinery, and abusive managers. 
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Knowing Steve Jobs for 25 Years, And Telling His Story

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli discuss the life, work, and legacy of Steve Jobs in their book Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart into a Visionary Leader. 
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The Fate of Jimmy's No. 43 After the East Village Blast

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

The East Village explosion badly damaged the bar Jimmy’s No. 43. Jimmy Carbone, was at the scene and discusses the blast, and what the situation on the ground has been since then.
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The Rise and Fall, And Rise Again, of Andrew Cuomo

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

A new biography on the legacy, and tumultuous history, of Andrew Cuomo.
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The Governorship, Leadership and Mentorship

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

 Michael Shnayerson on Andrew Cuomo. Tim Gunn in mentorship and leadership. Jimmy's No. 43 after the explosion. Human rights activist Lisa Shannon's horrific trip to the Congo.
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