Fathers And Sons

Spinning on Air

Father & Son: Tim & Jeff Buckley

Sunday, June 15, 2014

For Father's Day, David Garland presents music recorded by a father and son who both wrote beautiful, adventurous songs before meeting tragic early endings.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Bill Geist and Willie Geist on Their Father-Son Conversations

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Bill on revealing he had Parkinson's, Willie on going to a camp for former gang members, and the family's love of Elvis.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Coming Close: America in Afghanistan; Bill and Willie Geist on Father-Son Talks; Mathematical Thinking

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Anand Gopal explains how the US came close to victory in Afghanistan and what led to the resurgence of the Taliban. CBS "Sunday Morning" correspondent Bill Geist and his son Willie Geist, host of the "Today Show" and MSNBC’s "Morning Joe," share some of their father-son conversations over the years. Find out how math is a lot more than just addition, subtraction and long’s also the science of not being wrong.

Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Family Values

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Guest host David Sedaris presents an unexpectedly funny story by thriller writer Patricia Highsmith, and a great father and son tale by Tobias Wolff

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