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New Year’s Resolution: Out of the Hospital and Back to Work

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Joseph Riedel is an aspiring screenwriter who’s transforming his cancer treatment into comic material. He’s currently recovering from surgery and working on a web series.

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Studio 360

A Comedian Plants Hilarious Fake Self-Help Books at a Bookstore

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Not all the books you find in the self-help section are full of good advice. They might be pranks left by Jeff Wysaski.
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Slate Culture Gabfest

Fluffy Karaoke Chicken Bites Dog Edition

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Stephen Metcalf, Julia Turner, and Dana Stevens discuss the film White God, fading charm with Simon Doonan, and go on a karaoke crawl with Slate's Dan Kois.

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Q

Michael Feuerstack performs, Hockey Wives' Maripier Morin, actress Patricia Clarkson, Holocaust Survivor Band 03/27/2015

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Friday Live performance and chat with "hidden gem" Michael Feuerstack; Hockey Wives reality star Maripier Morin blasts "puck bunny" stereotype; Patricia Clarkson on new Ontario-set thriller, October Gale; and the true story of the Holocaust Survivor Band.

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Q

André Alexis' Fifteen Dogs, 80s icons Spandau Ballet, The Organized Mind 01/01/2015

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Canadian author André Alexis on his latest novel Fifteen Dogs; Plus, from the Best of Q, Tony Hadley and Gary Kemp from 80s new romantic band Spandau Ballet, and McGill neuroscientist Daniel Levitin on we can't seem to think straight these days.

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

Patrick Keefe and Philip Gourevitch on Northern Ireland’s Tenuous Peace

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

On this week’s podcast, Keefe and Philip Gourevitch join Amy Davidson to talk about the aftermath of the Troubles and the path to peace in Northern Ireland.

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Q

Candice Bergen, Caribou, R.L. Stine 03/31/2015

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Actress Candice Bergen (Murphy Brown, Boston Legal) reflects on her life off screen; Dan Snaith a.k.a. Caribou performs from his powerful record, Our Love; and R.L. Stine. — the "Stephen King of children's literature" — returns to spook a new generation.

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Studio 360

2015 Will Be Hip-Hop's Best Year

Monday, March 30, 2015

There's so much good hip-hop in 2015 that you could forget about a bunch of it and it would still be one of the best years ever  —  and it's not even April.
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Q

Viv Albertine of The Slits, Eugene Levy and Catherine O'Hara, Citizenfour dir. Laura Poitras 03/30/2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

Viv Albertine of The Slits on how the 1970s punk scene redefined how to be a girl. Plus, from the Best of Q: Eugene Levy and Catherine O'Hara on their riches-to-rags comedy, Schitt's Creek. Citizenfour dir. Laura Poitras on her portrait of Edward Snowden.

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Love + Radio

Thank You, Princess

Friday, March 27, 2015

Ceara Lynch has a ten year career as a self-described humiliatrix, catering to a wide variety of sexual fetishes over the internet, and gaining exposure to a unique part of the human psyche.

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Love + Radio

Thank You, Princess

Friday, March 27, 2015

Ceara Lynch has a ten year career as a self-described humiliatrix, catering to a wide variety of sexual fetishes over the internet, and gaining exposure to a unique part of the human psyche.

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Studio 360

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, March 27, 2015

Charli XCX skewers social media and Vin Diesel maybe trolls the universe to win the internet this week.
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Studio 360

Noah Baumbach Explains Why HBO Dropped "The Corrections"

Friday, March 27, 2015

The director Noah Baumbach explains why his adaptation of Jonathan Franzen's "The Corrections" for HBO fell through, and why he may just not be cut out for TV.
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Studio 360

How "Finding Nemo" Changed My Life

Thursday, March 26, 2015

A kindergarten teacher with a comfortable job watched “Finding Nemo” on a whim. She didn’t realize how it would change her life. 

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Studio 360

Tobias Jesso Jr. vs. The World

Thursday, March 26, 2015

A few years ago, Tobias Jesso Jr. got dumped, was hit by a car, and found out his mom had cancer. From that low point, he’s now a pop music darling.

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Ask Me Another

Pack Your Knives And Go Play Trivia

Thursday, March 26, 2015

VIP: Gail Simmons

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Studio 360

John Cameron Mitchell, Noah Baumbach, & Making a Video Game about Cancer

Thursday, March 26, 2015

John Cameron Mitchell, the writer and original star of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," returns to the role; Noah Baumbach on two decades of filmmaking; and a video game deals with cancer.

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The Scientology spokesman who left, Ken Burns on cancer, fairy tales reframed 03/36/2015

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Ex-Scientology spokesman Mike Rinder on Going Clear, a new HBO doc about the Church of Scientology. Acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns on what we still don't understand about cancer. Plus, why The Turnip Princess will uproot your ideas about fairy tales.

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Studio 360

John Cameron Mitchell Slips Back into the Dress

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The original transgender rock operetta, “Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” found its inspiration in the militarized atmosphere of Cold War Berlin.

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Studio 360

Noah Baumbach Isn’t Getting Any Younger

Thursday, March 26, 2015

With “While We’re Young,” Noah Baumbach has made his happiest, most optimistic film yet. But, he warns, don’t get used to it.

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