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Letters: April Fools' Day, Adult Coloring Books

Thursday, April 02, 2015

NPR's Melissa Block and Audie Cornish share letters from listeners about Wednesday's April Fools' story on backwards turntables and a story on adult coloring books.

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Letters: Prosecutor's Apology, Academic Fraud At UNC

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

NPR's Audie Cornish and Robert Siegel read comments from listeners about a prosecutor's apology to the man he helped put away decades ago and the University of North Carolina's academic fraud scheme.

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After Explosion, A Soldier And His Squad Leader Find Peace

Saturday, March 07, 2015

In 2011, while deployed in Afghanistan, Lance Cpl. Erik Galvan had a bad feeling about a wooded area. Sgt. Daniel Wheeler ordered him to go in anyway. The next thing Galvan saw was the blast.

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Letters: Muslim Identity In Europe, Sen. Barbara Mikulski

Thursday, March 05, 2015

NPR's Robert Siegel and Melissa Block share letters from listeners about a series on Muslim identity in Europe, the "What Shapes Health" series, and a story about the career of Sen. Barbara Mikulski.

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Letters: Jumping Into Snowbanks, John Coltrane's 'A Love Supreme'

Friday, February 20, 2015

Audie Cornish and Kelly McEvers read emails from listeners about jumping into snowbanks and John Coltrane's A Love Supreme.

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Listeners To NPR: Why Don't We Track Planes Like We Do Ships?

Friday, February 06, 2015

Geoff Brumfiel, the physics guy on our science desk, helps us land on the right answer.

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Letters: Whiteness On Public Radio, Mormons On Anti-Discrimination

Monday, February 02, 2015

Audie Cornish and Robert Siegel read emails and comments from listeners about stories on the Mormon Church's support of anti-discrimination legislation and whiteness in public radio.

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Is There A #PubRadioVoice That Sounds Like America?

Friday, January 30, 2015

Earlier this week, we hosted a Twitter chat that tackled questions about diversity in public radio and the pressure some journalists of color feel to sound "white."

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Letters: Sister Corita Kent, 'Invisibilia' Debut

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

NPR's newest show, Invisibilia debuted last week and our listeners responded with a range of feedback, including one story of a harrowing commute home that may or may not be true.

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Letters: Lie Detectors, No-Kill Shelters And Net Neutrality

Monday, January 05, 2015

Robert Siegel and Melissa Block read listen letters about the problem with so-called lie detectors, and no-kill shelters, and a correction about Amazon, Netflix and "net neutrality."

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From Coconuts To Anchovies, Your New Years Traditions

Thursday, January 01, 2015

With food, music, and phone calls, people all over the country are filling their first day of 2015 with traditions. We asked you to share.

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Letters: What If 'The Interview' Trashed The U.S. Instead?

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

NPR's Robert Siegel and Audie Cornish read emails from listeners about Sony's decision to cancel the Christmas-day release of The Interview, and on the effort to save the northern white rhino.

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Letters: How Parents Talk To Boys About Sex And Consent

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Melissa Block and Audie Cornish read emails from listeners about how parents talk to boys about sex and consent and a strong storm that hit California.

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Letters: Hollywood's Fascination With Teachers

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Audie Cornish and Robert Siegel read comments from listeners about Hollywood's fascination with teachers.

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What Did You Learn In 2014?

Sunday, December 07, 2014

For a year-end feature, All Things Considered wants to know one thing you learned in 2014. It can be a very small gap in your knowledge you finally filled — or a tremendous, life-changing thing.

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Gravy And Gallstones: Your Memorable Thanksgiving Grace Moments

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Especially at Thanksgiving, saying grace is a family ritual for many Americans. We asked you to share your stories and traditions — and they ran the gamut, from heartwarming to horrifying.

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To Get Your Hands On A Seabird You Have To Go 'Grubbing'

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

In a new installment of the Trade Lingo series, Juliet Lamb explains what it means when a seabird biologist goes "grubbing."

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Listeners Share Their Own 'Letters Of Note'

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Audie Cornish and Robert Siegel read stories about the memorable letters listeners have stored and savored over the years. The call-out was inspired by last week's series on "Letters of Note."

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In Sky Diving, A 'Whuffo' Won't 'Burble' Or Try The 'Horny Gorilla'

Friday, October 17, 2014

In a new installment of our series on trade lingo, sky diving instructor Michael Snively defines "whuffo," "burble" and "horny gorilla."

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A Correction And Call For Your Questions About Ebola

Friday, October 17, 2014

We issue a correction about a story on the teacher's union in Philadelphia and ask for listener questions about Ebola.

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