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Here and Now with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
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Friday, May 9, 2014

Music From The Show

Swirlies, “Versions In Harmony Retrograde”
Women, “Heat Distraction”
Sea and Cake, “Colony Room”
Tame Impala, “Apocalyspe Dream”
Helms, “The Smallest World in The World”
Doldrums, “Holographic Sandcastle”
Blur, “Country Sad Ballad Man”
OneOhTrix Point Nothing, “Bank”
Nirvana, “Love Buzz”
Fugazi, “Sweet n Low”
Radiohead, Weird Fishes”

Tortoise, “Speakeasy”
Pinback, “Fortress”
Shipping News, “Axons and Dentrites”
Folk Impolsion, “Insinuation”
Notorious BIG, “The What”
I am Robot and Proud, “Something To Write”
Bon Iver, “For Emma”
Helious, “Bless The Morning”
Grizzly Bear, “Yet Again”
Lee Adams and Charles Strouse, “Those were the Days” performed by Countdown Band
Slightly Stupid, “2am”


Spotlight

Throughout the week, Here & Now is looking at the impact a raise in the minimum wage would have on states, the federal government and workers.

Robin and Jeremy

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

May 3 Comment

Letter From ‘Little Miss Flint’ Inspires Obama To Visit

Obama will visit Flint, Michigan on Wednesday to meet with residents who've lived with contaminated water.

Diane Rehm On Medically Assisted Dying

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A Candid Conversation With Public Radio’s Diane Rehm

The radio show host discusses her husband's illness and their often fraught marriage.

The Average Millennial Is Nothing Like The Stereotypes

Data shows that the average 29-year-old did not graduate from a four-year university and is living in a suburb.