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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”

Spotlight

Here & Now resident chef and cookbook author Kathy Gunst shares her list of the best cookbooks of the year.

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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Atticus Lish’s ‘Preparation For The Next Life’

The author's debut novel centers on an unlikely romance between an Iraq veteran and a Uyghur from China.

December 17 3 Comments

Diagnosing Ear Infections With Your Smartphone

The CellScope Oto is a clip-on gadget that turns a smartphone into an otoscope — the tool doctors use to check out a patient's eardrum.

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‘Sacred Journeys’ Documents Religious Pilgrimages

In a new documentary series on PBS, Bruce Feiler accompanies Americans on pilgrimages to six of the world's holiest sites.

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Jewish Cuisine — It’s Not Just Chopped Liver

Janna Gur shares some history of Jewish cuisine, as well as three recipes from her new cookbook "Jewish Soul Food."