The PSH, RIP Edition

Rosanne Cash

On this week's episode of Gabfest Radio, Political Gabfest panelists Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss Democratic and Republican prospects in the 2014 midterms and the truth behind the CBO's estimate that some people will work fewer hours because of Obamacare.

On the Culture Gabfest, panelists Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner discuss the tragic and untimely death of Philip Seymour Hoffman with New York Times arts writer Jason Zinoman. Next, the gabbers welcome Grammy-winner Rosanne Cash to discuss her latest album The River & the Thread and her unyielding fascination with the Mississippi Delta, and how she writes her songs.

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