Filmmaker Kristian Fraga and Marine First Lieutenant Mike Scotti talk about “Severe Clear,” the first-person account of what life was like on the front lines in Iraq. Then, Danielle Offri, an attending physician at New York’s Bellevue Hospital, tells us about some of the unique patients she has known over the years. Plus, Thomas Mallon talks about the fading art of letter writing. And Please Explain is all about meat-eating plants and other botanical oddities.
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