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Friday, July 4, 2014

Music From The Show

  • Imagine Dragons, “America”
  • Star Spangled Banner Medley
  • Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, “American Girl”
  • Booka Shade, “Hallelujah USA”
  • Wilco, “Sunday Morning”
  • Claren Lavery, “American”
  • Library Tapes, “View From A Train”
  • Health, “USA Boys”
  • The Cure, “Faith”
  • Radiohead, “There There”
  • Yellow Ostrich, “USA”
  • John Williams, Theme from “Jaws”
  • Part Time, “Living In The USA”
  • Tortoise, “Restlass Waters”
  • Battles, “Wall Street”
  • Ladytron, “USA Vs. White Noise”
  • College, “Can You Kiss Me First”
  • Simon and Garfunkel, “America”
  • Hesperus Early Music Ensemble, “Carolan’s Farewell To Music”
  • Slightly Stoopid, “2am”

Robin and Jeremy

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

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Oklahoma City Bombing Juror Looks Back

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‘Institutional Memory’ Of U.S. Senate To Retire

Donald Ritchie has spent nearly 40 years keeping track of Senate lore and delivering weekly historical minutes to Senate lawmakers.

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Watson Can Win ‘Jeopardy!’ But Can It Cook?

IBM has created a new cooking app called Chef Watson. Eliza Strickland threw a dinner party to find out if it works.

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Turkish Professor Concludes There Was An Armenian Genocide

While Turkey denies the killings were genocide, a Turkish professor explains how she arrived at the opposite conclusion.