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Music From The Show

  • Phoenix, “North”
  • The Eurthymics, “Here Comes the Rain Again”
  • Garage a Trois, “Dory’s Day”
  • Laura Veirs, “America”
  • Blue October, “Debris”
  • Steve Earle, “Pocket Full of Rain”
  • Miles Davis, “Teo”
  • Sebastian Tellier, “La Ritournelle”
  • The Shins, “Fall of ’82”
  • The Notting Hillbillies, “Your Own Sweet Way”
  • Allen Touissant, “Tiptina and Me”
  • BeauSoleil, “L’ouragon (the Hurricane)”

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.