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Fresh Air for June 19, 2012

Bob Ojeda spent the majority of his career with the Boston Red Sox and the New York Mets. He currently works as a pre- and post-game analyst for Mets broadcasts. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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Bob Ojeda: Pitching Through The Pain

Bob Ojeda: Pitching Through The Pain

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Beer may be the oldest fermented beverage on the planet. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Edible Fermentables: Wine, Beer, Cheese, Meat

Edible Fermentables: Wine, Beer, Cheese, Meat

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It's tricky making a little band sound big on Sweet Chicago Suite, but trombonist Ray Anderson knows his tricks. Jeanne Moutoussamy Ashe hide caption

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Ray Anderson: A Pocket-Size Suite Makes A Huge Racket

Ray Anderson: A Pocket-Size Suite Makes A Huge Racket

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Fresh Air for June 18, 2012

Christopher Reeve played Superman in Richard Donner's 1978 film. Larry Tye has written a new biography of the Man of Steel. Anonymous/AP hide caption

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It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's A New Superman Bio!

It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's A New Superman Bio!

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Fresh Air for June 16, 2012

Yogurt is produced by the bacterial fermentation of milk. "Bacteria in our gut enable us to live," says author Sandor Katz. "We could not survive without bacteria." iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Fermenting, Joan Rivers

Fresh Air Weekend: Fermenting, Joan Rivers

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Fresh Air for June 15, 2012

Hill (left, with Ray Liotta, who played him in the movie GoodFellas) was the central figure in Wiseguy, the 1986 Nicholas Pileggi book that later became the Martin Scorsese-directed film. Rebecca Sapp/WireImage hide caption

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Ex-Wiseguy Henry Hill Always Had 'A Ringside Table'

Ex-Wiseguy Henry Hill Always Had 'A Ringside Table'

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NYPD officers Gunther Toody (Joe E. Ross) and Francis Muldoon (Fred Gwynne) patrolled the Bronx in the 1960s sitcom Car 54, Where Are You? Shanachie Entertainment hide caption

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'Car 54' Re-Release Drives An Old Fan To Reminisce

'Car 54' Re-Release Drives An Old Fan To Reminisce

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Fresh Air for June 14, 2012

Before hosting Focal Point, Bryan Fischer was the chaplain of the Idaho State Senate and the head of the Idaho chapter of the American Family Association. Troy Maben/AP hide caption

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Radio's Bryan Fischer Tries Pushing Romney Right

Radio's Bryan Fischer Tries Pushing Romney Right

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