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Fresh Air Weekend

Fresh Air Weekend: 'Times' Editor Dean Baquet; Megyn Kelly; The Best Books Of 2016

Dean Baquet of The New York Times talks about covering Donald Trump. Fox News host Kelly discusses Trump's "de-legitimization" of the media. Critic Maureen Corrigan presents the 10 best books of '16.

Fresh Air Weekend: 'Times' Editor Dean Baquet; Megyn Kelly; The Best Books Of 2016

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Friday

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Television

Remembering Grant Tinker, 'Mary Tyler Moore' Producer And NBC Chair

David Bianculli offers an appreciation of Tinker, who died last month. Also, we listen to a Fresh Air interview with Tinker from 1994, and an interview with Tinker's wife, Mary Tyler Moore, from 1995.

Remembering Grant Tinker, 'Mary Tyler Moore' Producer And NBC Chair

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Music Reviews

Singer Allyson Seconds Revitalizes Power-Pop On 'Little World'

The second album by the California-based singer features an optimism often associated with West Coast pop. Critic Ken Tucker says Little World creates an "alternate universe of the sunniest sounds."

Singer Allyson Seconds Revitalizes Power-Pop On 'Little World'

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Movie Reviews

Fantastically Stylized 'La La Land' Is A Musical Tour-De-Force

A jazz keyboardist and an aspiring actress fall in love in Damien Chazelle's new romantic musical. Critic David Edelstein says La La Land features thrilling chemistry and magical music numbers.

Fantastically Stylized 'La La Land' Is A Musical Tour-De-Force

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'New York Times' Executive Editor On The New Terrain Of Covering Trump

Dean Baquet talks about covering tweets as news, his decision to use the word "lie" in a headline about Trump and why he's not worried about libel suits from the new president.

'New York Times' Executive Editor On The New Terrain Of Covering Trump

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Book Reviews

The 10 Best Books Of 2016 Faced Tough Topics Head On

Book critic Maureen Corrigan says that if there's one word that characterizes her list this year, it's "serious." These books certainly aren't grim or dull, but they take on big, difficult subjects.

The 10 Best Books Of 2016 Faced Tough Topics Head On

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