Andy Borowitz fills in for Leonard Lopate. NPR’s Michelle Norris talks about her journey uncovering family secrets. Then, novelist Scott Spencer discusses his latest book, Man in the Woods. Our election series The Big Picture continues with a look at the politics of California. Plus, Gail Collins tells us about the outlandish things politicians say. And we’ll look at some of the global environmental and health impacts of the Coca-Cola corporation.
In case you are wondering, Leonard Lopate will return Monday, September 27!