Negative Campaigning, Norman Lear, And Billy Corgan

The Smashing Pumpkins in 2012 (from left): Nicole Fiorentino, Billy Corgan, Mike Byrne and Jeff Schroeder. i i

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The Smashing Pumpkins in 2012 (from left): Nicole Fiorentino, Billy Corgan, Mike Byrne and Jeff Schroeder.

The Smashing Pumpkins in 2012 (from left): Nicole Fiorentino, Billy Corgan, Mike Byrne and Jeff Schroeder.

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In this week's podcast of weekends on All Things Considered, a look at negative campaigning, past and present. Plus, presidential debate stand-ins, Harvey Karp, and the 1812 overture. Also, the movie actor Anthony Mackie could watch a million times, Norman Lear and Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan.

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