Maangchi's career was born when her son suggested she start making videos of herself cooking Korean dishes.
A conversation Here & Now’s Alex Ashlock had with Paul Monti of Raynham, Mass. sparked a song that hit No. 1 on the country charts last month.
Monti’s son Jared was killed in Afghanistan in 2006 and a couple of years ago he told Ashlock that he still drives Jared’s truck, as a way to remember and feel connected to him.
A songwriter heard that conversation and wrote the song “I Drive Your Truck.”
The story was featured on NPR’s All Things Considered this week.
Peter O’Dowd follows the route of Abraham Lincoln's funeral train 150 years ago, to look at modern-day race relations and Lincoln's legacy.