New Sounds

With Max Richter

Thursday, March 26, 2015

German keyboardist, composer, and producer Max Richter joins John Schaefer in the studio to present selections from Max Richter’s recordings from the set, “Retrospective,” & more.


99% Invisible

129- Thomassons

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Cities, like living things, evolve slowly over time. Buildings and structures get added and renovated and removed, and in this process, bits and pieces that get left behind. Vestiges. Just as humans have tailbones and whales have pelvic bones,


Slate Culture Gabfest

The Culture Gabfest: Grief Sandwich Edition

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Slate critics Stephen Metcalf, Julia Turner, and guest John Swansburg discuss the rom com spoof They Came Together, the rapturously dark HBO show "The Leftovers," and The Onion's new clickbait parody website Clickhole.


Last Chance Foods

Last Chance Foods: Sweet and Savory Thanksgiving Pie

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Seasonal Pie Experts Nate Smith and Emily Elsen share their tips for making the perfect apple pie. Plus, try out the recipe they devised just for WNYC: "Thanksgiving Leftovers Pie."


The Takeaway

Turning Cold Rice and Old Bread Into Dinner

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

It's six o'clock and the dinner bell is tolling, but your refrigerator is filled with nothing but the detritus of dinners past. Fear not! The Takeaway is here with food writer Cecilia Hae Jin-Lee, author of the forthcoming book “Quick and Easy Korean Cooking.” She gives us international ideas for turning leftovers into gourmet fare.

If you've got old tortillas, leftover rice or stale bread, click through for Cecilia Hae Jin-Lee's recipes for Turkey Chilaquiles, Kimchi Fried Rice and Chocolate Bread Pudding.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Brown Bag Lunches: Caviar Taste on a Peanut Butter Budget

Thursday, February 19, 2009

Some lunch equipment from the Roving Gastronome blogger, Zora O

Some lunch equipment from the Roving Gastronome blogger, Zora O'Neill

One uncommon economic indicator that several listeners have noticed is how crowded the office refrigerator is getting with everyone trying to save money ...

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