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Thursday January 11, 2007

Reaction to Bush’s Iraq Speech

Condoleeza Rice and Robert Gates are on Capitol Hill, where the topic is Iraq. And we look back at President Bush’s speech outlining his plan for more troops in Iraq.

A Woman for Harvard

Harvard University is searching for a president. We look at some of the candidates for the job and ask, “What if Harvard has a woman at the helm?”

Sports Update

The world of sports with Only A Game’s Bill Littlefield.

Viva Las Vegas!

Las Vegas loves Elvis. Here & Now’s Karyn Miller-Medzon ran the Las Vegas Marathon and found lots of Elvis’s running with her. And show girls, too.

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

March 2 13 Comments

The Beanie Baby Boom And Bust – What Happened?

Zac Bissonnette drew on hundreds of interviews to write a book about "mass delusion and the dark side of cute."

March 2 5 Comments

Russian Opposition MP Reacts To Nemtsov Killing

The sole member of the Russian parliament to vote against the annexation of Crimea discusses the killing of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov.

February 27 5 Comments

After Red Carpet Controversy, A Look At The History Of Dreadlocks

Dreadlocks go back "thousands and thousands of years," according to professor Bert Ashe, who also shares his own dreadlocks stories.

February 27 12 Comments

More Parents Say No To Standardized Testing

A growing number of parents and students are deciding to "opt out" of assessment tests.