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2014/10/30 07:52
2014/10/30 07:52
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Launched Oct. 3, after a year of development, Serial is billed in old-school terms, as the first "spin-off" of This American Life, a new "show" all on its own. And it has caught on: It debuted as...
2014/10/30 07:52
2014/10/30 07:52
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2014/10/29 21:09
2014/10/29 21:09
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BusdriverOne of the most interesting crews in hip-hop right now is the Los Angeles-based collective Hellfyre Club. The group is essentially a rap think tank of Southern California's most avant-garde...
2014/10/29 19:14
2014/10/29 19:14
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If you’ve listened to public radio at all in the past decade you’ll recognize the voice of Alex Blumberg. Part of the adenoidal-voice-amazing-stories class of broadcasters, Blumberg worked on This...
2014/10/27 18:08
2014/10/27 18:08
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He first achieved that most self-contradictory of statuses, Canadian fame, as a member of a band called Moxy Früvous. Moxy Früvous played silly twee songs like "My Baby Loves a Bunch of Authors" to an...
2014/10/24 17:22
2014/10/24 17:22
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This American Life, the true storytelling public radio show hosted by Ira Glass, is one of the most popular radio programs and podcasts today. Each week since 1995, Glass presents a theme — cars,...
2014/10/23 18:03
2014/10/23 18:03
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Arts, entertainment, and more. The Real Secret of SerialHas Sarah Koenig made up her mind yet? Like many people I know I am addicted to Serial, the podcast from the people behind This American Life...
2014/10/17 21:31
2014/10/17 21:31
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In this Weekend Planner: roller derby battles, classic Hollywood "It Girls," and a script tease. It’s the Death Track Dolls vs. the Gore Gore Rollergirls in the Roller Derby Championships. Photo by...
2014/10/16 19:45
2014/10/16 19:45
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Yes, they share the last name, but with McCarthy a fairly common surname it still came as a surprise when former Playboy Playmate Jenny tweeted at the hilarious "Bridesmaids" star: "Congrats to my...
2014/10/15 14:13
2014/10/15 14:13
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You know you've made it in Boulder when a street is named after you. Don't miss hearing Virginia Patterson share her remarkable personal story for Boulder Conversations with Extraordinary People....
2014/10/13 11:31
2014/10/13 11:31
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Food: The Brewery Market returns to the Evergreen Brickworks with a daytime holiday celebration of food and drink for the whole family (though of course the alcoholic brewed beverages will be solely...
2014/10/12 22:10
2014/10/12 22:10
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There’s a reason David Sedaris has been called “one of the greatest humorists writing today” and that his essays have twice been selected for “The Best American Essays.” Sedaris draws on his and his...
2014/10/09 14:48
2014/10/09 14:48
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... American Life” host Ira Glass is still answering for his controversial “Shakespeare sucks” tweet. On Wednesday night, he attempted to add some nuance to his simplistic dismissal of the most...
2014/10/09 11:31
2014/10/09 11:31
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In today's Urban Planner: a queer poetry slam, a comedic one-night stand, and an undead Halloween talk show. A perfect match. Mullet with Thea Munster of the Toronto Zombie Walk, from a previous...
2014/10/08 21:39
2014/10/08 21:39
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Arizona State Fair October means it’s time again to tackle all the corn dogs, cotton candy and carnival rides your stomach can handle at the Arizona State Fair. The varied attractions include the...
2014/10/08 10:09
2014/10/08 10:09
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For just the second time in the show's nearly 16-year history, National Public Radio's Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me is coming to Pittsburgh, on Oct. 16. The program began in January 1998 as a...
2014/10/07 16:45
2014/10/07 16:45
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Alfie Allen, the "Game of Thrones" actor, is the brother of pop star Lily Allen. Not that he's typecast or anything -- Alfie was also in British period dramas "The Other Boleyn Girl," "Atonement," and...
2014/10/06 11:31
2014/10/06 11:31
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Books: The Rowers Reading Series kicks off its eighth season in a new venue and with a new slate of readers. For its season opener, host Heather Wood will be joined by authors John Barton, Binnie...
2014/10/03 19:31
2014/10/03 19:31
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Adrian Juarez and Ayva Roussow-Holland in The Velveteen Rabbit. Photo by Kamal Photography. Dance: Remember how much you loved The Velveteen Rabbit as a child? Choreographer Kathleen Rea does—so much...
2014/10/02 02:06
2014/10/02 02:06
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The 2014-2015 classical music season arrives with a Spanish flourish. Sunday afternoon Oct. 5 the 88-year old Carmel Music Society becomes the first of the region's major presenters to begin it's...
2014/09/30 12:09
2014/09/30 12:09
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For those who follow the doings of the New York Fed, none of this will come as a great surprise. But it does add remarkable color and detail, thanks largely to the tape recordings of former New York...
2014/10/30 07:52
2014/10/30 07:52
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