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Rundown for November 27, 2008

The Gift

On this day of Thanksgiving we bring you a story of a gift most graciously given and received.

The iLimb Hand

We continue our conversation with Karl Chapin.

Dinner from the Homefront

The Military Postal Service handles about two million pounds of mail during the holiday season, as people send care packages to U.S. troops overseas

A Vegas Thanksgiving

The Las Vegas tourism department launches a $2 million campaign to attract travelers over the holidays,

Uncle Lach and the Snow Geese

We join host Robin Young on her pilgrimage to Vermont for the annual migration of the snow geese. Robin’s visit with her Uncle Lach has become a Here & Now Thanksgiving tradition.

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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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Rob Reiner Reflects On Making Movies From ‘And So It Goes’ To ‘Princess Bride’

The actor and director has been making people laugh for decades.

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New HBO Documentary ‘Love Child’ Looks At Gaming Addiction

"Love Child" tells the story of a South Korean couple whose baby starved to death while they cared for a virtual child.

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Ebola Epidemic Strikes Top Health Worker

NPR's Jason Beaubien just returned from Sierra Leone, which along with Guinea and Liberia is suffering from the worst ever Ebola outbreak.

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ER Physician Documents ‘Lost Underground’ Of WWI

Soldiers carved artwork into the walls of vast quarry systems beneath the trenches that defined the war.