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Friday, November 23, 2012

Music From The Show

Vitamin String Quartet, “Money”
Bill Evans, “Gloria’s Step”
U.S. Army Band, “Eternal Father Strong To Save”
Kanye West, “Heard ‘Em Say”
The Wee Trio, “Shepherd”
Drive By Truckers, “Tornados”
Steve Earle, “Halo Round the Moon”
John Williams, “Suite” (from “Close Encounters of the Third Kind”)
W.G. Snuffy Walden, “My So Called Life”


Robin and Jeremy

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

October 22 12 Comments

Colorado Backs Away From Pot Edibles Ban

Critics say a ban would violate the state's voter-approved legalization of recreational marijuana, which took effect in January.

October 22 4 Comments

Modest Raise For Social Security Recipients

Economist Diane Swonk says the 1.7 percent cost-of-living increase falls short of the inflation older Americans actually see.

October 21 Comment

Jim Gaffigan’s Love Affair With Food

The stand-up comic gives his particular gastronomic take on the world in his new memoir "Food: A Love Story."

October 21 Comment

Jill Abramson Announces Plans For News Startup

The former New York Times executive editor said her goal is to create a news outlet that favors quality over quantity.