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On The Media

Episode 4: What Would Jesus Do?

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Brooke discusses the fourth episode of House of Cards with Andrea Bernstein and Matt Katz.
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The Brian Lehrer Show

An Irish-American Comedian Goes to China

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Des Bishop is an Irish-American comedian from Flushing, Queens, who aims to be funny in English, Irish and now, Chinese.

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On The Media

On House of Cards 3: You Have Just Been Served

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Brooke discusses the third episode of the season with two foreign policy experts. 
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Storycorps

StoryCorps 420: TED-time Stories

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

StoryCorps founder Dave Isay is this year's TED Prize winner, and last week he gave a TED talk in Vancouver. In this episode, you'll hear part of that talk as well as the stories he shared with the audience.

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Song Exploder

How to Dress Well - Pour Cyril

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

In an interview with Belgian filmmakers the Dardenne brothers, talking about the kinds of stories they tell, Luc Dardenne says, "Human suffering; that interests us very much." It also interests Tom Krell, a songwriter and producer who goes by the name...

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Death, Sex & Money

Cancer Changed Ken Jeong's Comedy

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

After years of working as a physician, Ken Jeong quit to pursue acting. Then his wife was diagnosed with breast cancer, and he found himself needing to think like a doctor again.

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Radiolab

Los Frikis

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The story of how punk rock’s arrival in Cuba allowed a small band of outsiders to sentence themselves to death and set themselves free.
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The Moth Radio Hour

The Moth Radio Hour: Live in Dublin

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

A special live edition of The Moth from Dublin, Ireland. A comedian must convince a court that a joke he told was funny, a shop worker in Ireland helps bring attention to South African apartheid, a young man stands up to his bullies,

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 419: I Shall Be Released

Monday, March 23, 2015

Rick Abath tells his wife, Diana, about being the night security guard at Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum during the biggest art heist in U.S. history.

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Specials

A Latino History of Hip-Hop

Monday, March 23, 2015

Latino USA presents the first of a two-part series on how Latinos and New York City have influenced hip-hop: from MCing to DJing, graffiti and break dancing.

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This American Life

#551: Good Guys 2015

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Yes fellas, lots of you think of yourselves as good guys. But what does it really take to be a good guy? We have stories of valiant men attempting to do good in challenging and not-so-challenging circumstances: in department stores, public buses, and at t

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A Prairie Home Companion

March 21, 2015: The News from Lake Wobegon

Saturday, March 21, 2015

"We're calling it spring there. It sort of seemed to be spring for a few hours here and a few hours there so that's what people are saying when they run into each other on Main Street." Spring arrives in Lake Wobegon, young people begin to go outside without jackets, and Lyle Janske runs the high school basketball concessions stand to take his mind off his son's illness, in a monologue from March 2010.

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NYPR Archives & Preservation

The Ticker of Times Square

Friday, March 20, 2015

WNYC
"Times square would never be the same if anything happened to its one serious note in a sea of frivolity."
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Pitch

Re-Issue: Karaoke

Friday, March 20, 2015

Re-Issue: Karaoke is the single greatest celebrat…

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Snap Judgment

Snap #607 - Infamous

Friday, March 20, 2015

Next, on an all-NEW SnaP, "Infamous." Sure they want to take your picture, have your autograph... but for all the wrong reasons. Snap Judgment, storytelling with a beat...from NPR and PRX.

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On The Media

Is True Crime Jinxed?

Friday, March 20, 2015

Following the sensational conclusion of HBO's true crime series, "The Jinx," Bob discusses the fine line between interpretation and manipulation in documentary film.

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On The Media

Episode 3: You Have Just Been Served

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Brooke discusses the third episode of the season with two foreign policy experts. 
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Selected Shorts

In the South

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Frenemies, a love story, in a tale by Salman Rushdie

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Selected Shorts

Small Fates 1912

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Tweet-sized comic and calamitous moments from 1912, as retold by Teju Cole. 

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Selected Shorts

In an Instant

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Big moments in small lives in stories by Teju Cole and Salman Rushdie.

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