Walt Frazier; Betty DeGeneres and Leon Panetta

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Former New York Knick Walt Frazier speaks to the media during a press conference prior to the Knicks game against the Milwaukee Bucks at Madison Square Garden on Friday, April 5 2013 in New York City.

25 years in 25 days continues with Ellen DeGeneres’ mom and gay rights advocate Betty DeGeneres. She remembers what it was like when her daughter came out on television, and how things have changed for gay rights since 1997. Plus: former CIA director and former U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta on his new memoir; New York State Sen. Diane Savino explains the business of running a medical marijuana dispensary in New York State (now that it’s legal); and basketball legend Walt Frazier and City Lore executive director Steve Zeitlin talk about the poetry of basketball.