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Friends

The Leonard Lopate Show

BFFs, Frenemies, and Everything in Between

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

New York Times Social Q’s columnist Philip Galanes answers questions on friendship—including how to make friends, keep them, and even break up with them!

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The Takeaway

Planting the Seeds of Revolution with Smuggled Episodes of 'Friends'

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

So no one told you life was gonna be this way...in North Korea.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps Podcast 418: Guardians of the Golden Gate

Friday, March 13, 2015

Kevin Berthia talks with retired California Highway Patrol Officer Kevin Briggs. They met the day Berthia tried to end his life by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge.

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Studio 360

Floor Plans for Your Favorite Sitcom Homes

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Two interior designers draw meticulous floor plans for the homes of our favorite TV characters, from Lucy to Carrie Bradshaw.
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Studio 360

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, January 09, 2015

Political cartoonists, Haruki Murakami, Nicolas Cage, and emojis win the internet this week. 
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Studio 360

Lisa Kudrow's Greatest Failures

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The Friends actress majored in biology at Vassar College. In this 2010 commencement address, she admits "as in most pursuits, 'one's self' is one of the biggest hurdles to get over."
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Studio 360

Lisa Kudrow’s Cable Comeback

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Fans long confused actor Lisa Kudrow with her Friends character, Phoebe. With The Comeback, she’s finally getting the credit she deserves.

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The Takeaway

Experiencing Breast Cancer From a Distance

Friday, October 31, 2014

The friends and family members of the women of "Under Her Skin" share what it's been like to watch their loved ones battle breast cancer.

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Radiolab

On Thanksgiving, Everybody Needs A Friend — And That Means Everybody

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Today's a day to share, so that's why I want to share this moment: Two girls are on a city street, trying to figure out who's going to be friends with the nastiest person they can think of. Not an easy problem, but they solve it. Gorgeously.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Open Phones: Making Mid-Life Friends

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Yesterday we heard about the "State of Friendship 2013" -- and the "mid-life friendship slump" for people in their 30s through 60s. Have you made a friend in the middle years? Call in 212-433-9692!

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Friendkeeping

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Julie Klam, author of Friendkeeping: A Field Guide to the People You Love, Hate, and Can't Live Without, talks about making and keeping friends as adults (even in an election year).

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The Takeaway

The Struggle to Find Adulthood Friends

Monday, July 16, 2012

The friendships we develop as children are vital to our social and emotional growth, confidence, and general happiness. But what happens when we become adults — with children of our own and demanding jobs and making friends suddenly does not seem so easy? 

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Strangers

Holly Rothschild: Growing Up in Mayberry

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Holly's dad was McHenry County Sheriff, and the county prison was literally attached to their house. She could open a door in her kitchen and walk right into the prison...

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Soundcheck

TV theme songs - a missed opportunity

Friday, July 15, 2011

John Schaefer wonders where all the TV theme songs have gone.

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On Being

Parker Palmer — Repossessing Virtue: Economic Crisis, Morality, and Meaning [remix]

Thursday, July 23, 2009

We explore human and spiritual aspects of economic downturn with a wise public intellectual of our time, the Quaker author and educator Parker Palmer. He works with people from all walks of life at the intersection of spiritual, professional, and social c

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On Being

[Unedited] Parker Palmer With Krista Tippett (On Repossessing Virtue)

Thursday, July 23, 2009

We explore human and spiritual aspects of economic downturn with a wise public intellectual of our time, the Quaker author and educator Parker Palmer. He works with people from all walks of life at the intersection of spiritual, professional, and social c

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