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Thursday, November 8, 2012

Listener Letters: Dark Money And Brogues

We have an update on our story with ProPublica’s Kim Barker into so-called dark money used during political campaigns. Listeners also remembered why they love The Onion’s satire and reminded us about the difference between a burr and a brogue.


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

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