Previous Shows

All Things Considered for November 18, 2012

President Obama leaves the White House Saturday for a trip to Southeast Asia. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP

Debt Talks A 'Roosevelt Moment' For Obama

Debt Talks A 'Roosevelt Moment' For Obama

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/165427195/165427461" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The pint-sized pros of I.S. 318 are kings of the chess board (and have the trophies to prove it). Producers Distribution Agency hide caption

toggle caption
Producers Distribution Agency

Kids Prove They're No Pawns In 'Brooklyn Castle'

Kids Prove They're No Pawns In 'Brooklyn Castle'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/163695163/165427462" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A Man Of Misconceptions by John Glassie. Riverhead Hardcover hide caption

toggle caption
Riverhead Hardcover

A Far-Out And Forgotten Renaissance Man

A Far-Out And Forgotten Renaissance Man

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/165232992/165427463" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

King Animal is Soundgarden's first studio album in 15 years. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of the artist

Armed With Age And Experience, Soundgarden Returns

Armed With Age And Experience, Soundgarden Returns

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/165213392/165428407" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

All Things Considered for November 17, 2012

Should David Petraeus' extramarital affair be considered a disqualifying factor for his public position? Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP

The Rise And Fall Of David Petraeus

Listen to Eliot Spitzer and others talk with Guy Raz about the Petraeus downfall on weekends on 'All Things Considered.'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/165368908/165368903" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The 1968 film Heidi, starring Jennifer Edwards, was based on a best-selling children's book about an 8-year-old Swiss orphan. NBC/NBC via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
NBC/NBC via Getty Images

Heidi: The Little Girl Who Changed Football Forever

Heidi: The Little Girl Who Changed Football Forever

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/165359212/165368923" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Lost at sea, Pi (Suraj Sharma) Patel begins to make an extraordinary connection with a fearsome Bengal tiger named Richard Parker. 20th Century Fox hide caption

toggle caption
20th Century Fox

Ang Lee On 'Life Of Pi' And Being A Slave To Film

Ang Lee On 'Life Of Pi' And Being A Slave To Film

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/164901034/165368924" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

DJ Shadow's latest release is the career-spanning, limited-edition box set Reconstructed. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of the artist

DJ Shadow On Sampling As A 'Collage Of Mistakes'

DJ Shadow On Sampling As A 'Collage Of Mistakes'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/165145271/165368925" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript