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Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Tim Russert and George Carlin both died in June 2008, but you can hear them again on the Leonard Lopate Show. We pay tribute by re-airing their interviews. Hear Leonard talk to Tim Russert in May 2007 about the father-child relationship; George Carlin was last here in October 2004 to talk about his book, When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?

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George Carlin and Tim Russert

Tim Russert on Fatherhood

Hear the late Meet the Press host Tim Russert talk about the father-child bond, and what makes for a good father. He was a guest on the Leonard Lopate Show in May 2007 to talk about his last book was Wisdom of Our Fathers: Lessons and Letters from Daughters ...

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George Carlin: When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?

Comedian, actor, and author George Carlin was last a guest on the Lopate Show in October 2004 to talk about his book, When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?. He chose that title because it offended three major religions: Islam, Christianity, and Judaism.

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