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George Saunders Talks 'Lincoln,' Life And Art

The real-life death of Abraham Lincoln's young son is reimagined as a meditation on grief and moving on in the novel "Lincoln in the Bardo." Author George Saunders joins us.

George Saunders Talks 'Lincoln,' Life And Art

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The Trump Presidency, After The American Health Care Act

The aftermath of the health care battle in Washington. What's next?

The Trump Presidency, After The American Health Care Act

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New Lessons On Ancient Survival Methods

The caveman professor, Bill Schindler, is teaching millennials to drop the phone and thrive in the wild. He's with us.

New Lessons On Ancient Survival Methods

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Week In The News: Health Care Votes, Russian Investigation, London Terror

The fate of the GOP health care bill. The Trump camp and Russia. London terror. Neil Gorsuch. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

Week In The News: Health Care Votes, Russian Investigation, London Terror

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Middle-Aged Men Need More Friends

Men and friendship. By middle age, many have too little of it. And it's a threat to men's health.

Middle-Aged Men Need More Friends

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Grading The AHCA As The House Sets Up A Vote

As the House votes on the American Health Care Act we'll dig deep into what's in the bill, what's not. Who would win. Who would lose.

Grading The AHCA As The House Sets Up A Vote

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Reliving The Poetry Of Derek Walcott

We'll dive once more into the dazzling literary legacy of Nobel Prize-winning Caribbean poet and playwright Derek Walcott.

Reliving The Poetry Of Derek Walcott

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Day 3: Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

The confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch, and what his appointment would mean.

Day 3: Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

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Bassem Youssef Is Still Laughing

The Jon Stewart of Egypt, Bassem Youssef, joins us to talk about Islam, America and the world.

Bassem Youssef Is Still Laughing

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After A Heated Hearing, What We Know About Russian Intervention

The House Intelligence Committee, the FBI chief, and what we've learned about Russia, Trump and the homefront.

After A Heated Hearing, What We Know About Russian Intervention

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