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  • Millennials, We Hardly Know You

    Money Talking

    What you think you know about Millennials might be wrong. Here's the truth about those 29-year-olds, and how they're affecting the economy.

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  • Review: Sol LeWitt Collected the Art of Everyone But Sol LeWitt

    Some of the best art collections are put together by artists who swap work with each other. A new exhibit at the Drawing Center presents the works LeWitt gathered over time.

  • Capturing Kennedy

    Newly restored by Criterion, “The Kennedy Films of Robert Drew & Associates” reveal John F. Kennedy at his prime and represent the birth of modern documentary.


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  • Tilda Swinton Isn’t Interested in Acting at All

    Studio 360

    She’d rather be a clown than a serious actor.

  • A Glimpse Of Listeners' #NPRpoetry — From The Punny To The Profound

    It was a simple idea: Would you, our listeners, tweet us poems for National Poetry Month? Your response contained multitudes — haiku, lyrics, even one 8-year-old's ode to her dad's bald spot.

  • #5 Thank You, Harriet Tubman

    2 Dope Queens

    Phoebe and Jessica make a jaw-dropping case for reparations, then go trolling for peen. Plus, Joe Zimmerman and Ophira Eisenberg take the stage

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  • Feeling This: A Conversation With Grimes

    All Things Considered

    The electronic artist born Claire Boucher goes long on gender politics in music studios, the perks of being a science major and why her favorite songs are those that deliberately unsettle the ear.

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  • Will The Real Donald Trump Please Stand Up?

    In the past 24 hours alone, the whiplash between what rival-turned-uneven-surrogate Ben Carson called the "two different Donald Trumps" was on bold display.

  • Weighing The Good And The Bad Of Autonomous Killer Robots In Battle

    All Things Considered

    It sounds like science fiction, but it's a very real and contentious debate that is making its way through the U.N. Advocates of a ban want all military weapons to be under "meaningful human control."

  • Eye in the Sky

    Note to Self

    Ross McNutt has a superpower — he can zoom in on everyday life, then rewind and fast-forward to solve crimes in a shutter-flash. But should he?

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