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Fresh Air Weekend

Fresh Air Weekend: Mark Mulcahy, Netflix And 'Getting On'

The songwriter behind the much-beloved "Hey Sandy" returns after eight years with Dear Mark J. Mulcahy, I Love You; Fresh Air tech contributor Alexis Madrigal reflects on the online streaming and DVD rental service's bizarrely personalized microgenres; and a new HBO comedy takes place in the geriatric extended-care wing of a California hospital.

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Fresh Air Weekend: Mark Mulcahy, Netflix And 'Getting On'

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