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The Brian Lehrer Show

Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen on the Mayor's Rezoning Plan

Friday, April 10, 2015

Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen talks about rezoning in Mayor de Blasio's ambitious housing plan.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

A Famous Actress, An Unsettling Role Reversal

Friday, April 10, 2015

Director Olivier Assayas and actress Juliette Binoche discuss their new film, “Clouds of Sils Maria.”

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The Takeaway

'Game of Thrones' Won the Internet This Week

Friday, April 10, 2015

Just the scent of new Game of Thrones episodes was enough to throw the internet (plus Seth Meyers, Sesame Street, and Key and Peele) into a tailspin this week. 

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The Takeaway

Ballpark Figures: This Ballpark Organist Balances Twitter and Tradition

Friday, April 10, 2015

In our final installment of Ballpark Figures, organist Matthew Kaminski shares how he crowdsources musical taunts for the opposing team while keeping ballpark traditions alive.

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Studio 360

Five Thrones You Had To See Online This Week

Friday, April 10, 2015

Just the scent of new Game of Thrones episodes was enough to throw the internet (plus Seth Meyers, Sesame Street, Key, and Peele) into a tailspin this week. 
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WNYC Digital

What Listeners Loved This Week

Friday, April 10, 2015

It turns out the Brontosaurus was a real dinosaur. Some feminists love The Fast and the Furious. Greenpoint, Brooklyn, has incredible donuts. These are the week's most popular stories.

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WNYC News

A Complex Iran, in Film

Friday, April 10, 2015

"About Elly" focuses on a group of college friends who are spending a fun weekend at the beach that turns into a tale of deception and the struggle between modernity and tradition.

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Soundcheck

What The Most Important Song In Mad Men's Final Season Means For Don Draper

Friday, April 10, 2015

As the series Mad Men wraps up, we make sense of Bert Cooper's song and dance from the final season's "Waterloo" episode, and understand what it says about Don Draper's final days.
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WNYC News

Hockey Hub Bids Fans Adieu

Friday, April 10, 2015

As the NY Islanders decamp from the Nassau Coliseum to The Barclays Center, a deeply felt fan culture is about to fade away.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen; Bystander Videos and Policing; College Confessions

Friday, April 10, 2015

Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen on the mayor’s housing plan; bystander videos in police shootings; college finance confessions; a book on the Tsarnaev brothers; Tidal music streaming service.

The Leonard Lopate Show

Octavia Spencer's YA series, Juliette Binoche's Latest Film

Friday, April 10, 2015

13 reasons to repeal the death penalty. Olivier Assayas and Juliette Binoche with their latest film. Octavia Spencer's YA series. Please Explain is all about barbershop quartets!

The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: School Discipline, Silencing Gun Research & Game of Thrones

Friday, April 10, 2015

The Takeaway looks at a new investigation into police in schools, we explore NRA lobbying efforts, and we prepare you for the return of the hit series "Game of Thrones."

The Leonard Lopate Show

Warren Buffett's Mobile Home Industry Traps Poor People With Predatory Loans

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Warren Buffett's mobile home lending schemes relies on predatory sales practices, exorbitant fees and interest rates that can exceed 15 percent, leaving many buyers trapped.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Hacking Accessibility

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Activists talk about software and wearable technology designed to help people with disabilities, plus calls on low-tech hacks.

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On The Media

Episodes 7 & 8: A Change in the Weather

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Brooke discusses the seventh and eighth episodes of House of Cards with Michael Waldman and John Dean.
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Studio 360

Hilary Mantel’s Henry VIII Is a Monster for All Seasons

Thursday, April 09, 2015

 Hilary Mantel’s books “Wolf Hall” and “Bring Up the Bodies” have reshaped how we think of Henry VIII — and made a hero out of the blacksmith’s son, Thomas Cromwell.    

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Studio 360

Live in Studio: Dwight Yoakam

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Dwight Yoakam has always gone his own way — favoring Los Angeles over Nashville, and gritty rock over slick mainstream country.

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Studio 360

Juliette Binoche Plays the Older Woman

Thursday, April 09, 2015

In “Clouds of Sils Maria,” Juliette Binoche plays opposite Kristen Stewart as an actress who’s having trouble aging gracefully. That doesn’t seem to be a problem for Binoche.

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Studio 360

Trenton Doyle Hancock’s Universe of Weirdness

Thursday, April 09, 2015

In Trenton Doyle Hancock’s irreverent art, he creates his own sci-fi world where vegans are the villains and color is a weapon. 

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Studio 360

Songhoy Blues: Music in Exile

Thursday, April 09, 2015

In Northern Mali, Islamic extremists drove musicians from their homes in a movement against art. But a band that formed in exile made amazing music anyway. 

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