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Fresh Air for December 31, 2013

As kids, Jorma Taccone, Andy Samberg and Akiva Schaffer were all obsessed with hip-hop and TV shows like Yo! MTV Raps. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Samberg, Taccone And Schaffer: Three's Not A Lonely Island

Samberg, Taccone And Schaffer: Three's Not A Lonely Island

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Keegan-Michael Key (left) and Jordan Peele both started their careers at Second City, Peele in Chicago and Key in Detroit. Ian White/Comedy Central hide caption

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For Key And Peele, Biracial Roots Bestow Special Comedic 'Power'

For Key And Peele, Biracial Roots Bestow Special Comedic 'Power'

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Fresh Air for December 30, 2013

Steve Young learned about industrial musicals when he started coming across compilations, like this one, in used record stores. (You definitely want to click to enlarge this.) Courtesy of Blast Books hide caption

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Sales Take Center Stage: To Boost Morale, Companies Burst Into Song

Sales Take Center Stage: To Boost Morale, Companies Burst Into Song

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Boardwalk Empire features music by Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks. Abbot Genser/HBO hide caption

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Vince Giordano: The Fresh Air Interview

Vince Giordano: The Fresh Air Interview

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Fresh Air for December 28, 2013

Kevin Spacey (left) and Robin Wright star in House of Cards, directed by David Fincher. The Netflix series, which follows a Machiavellian politician, is an adaptation of a BBC series of the same name. Hear an interview with Spacey and Fincher. Patrick Harbron/Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Our Favorite Books, TV, Movies And Music Of 2013

Fresh Air Weekend: Our Favorite Books, TV, Movies And Music Of 2013

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Fresh Air for December 27, 2013

Once vehemently opposed to the idea of being the subject of a documentary, Brooks had a change of heart. The result is an American Masters episode, Mel Brooks: Make a Noise. WNET/American Masters hide caption

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Mel Brooks: 'I'm An EGOT; I Don't Need Any More'

Mel Brooks: 'I'm An EGOT; I Don't Need Any More'

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Amy Schumer isn't afraid to talk sexting, dirty talk or even the fine line between rape and deeply troubling sex in her comedy. Peter Yang/Comedy Central hide caption

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'Inside Amy Schumer': It's Not Just Sex Stuff

'Inside Amy Schumer': It's Not Just Sex Stuff

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Fresh Air for December 26, 2013

James Franco (from left), Jonah Hill, Craig Robinson, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and Danny McBride all play versions of themselves in the post-apocalyptic comedy This Is the End, written by Rogen and his writing partner Evan Goldberg. Suzanne Hanover/Columbia Pictures hide caption

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Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg: Friends Till 'The End'

Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg: Friends Till 'The End'

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