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Fresh Air for December 12, 2013

In All Is Lost, Robert Redford plays an unnamed sailor, stranded at sea on a badly damaged yacht. Daniel Daza/Roadside Attractions/Lionsgate hide caption

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At 77, Robert Redford Goes Back To His Roots

At 77, Robert Redford Goes Back To His Roots

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Fresh Air for December 11, 2013

Michael Sheen plays Dr. William Masters, the senior member of a research team that conducted pioneering studies for more than three decades into the physiology of human sexuality. Michael Desmond/Showtime hide caption

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Michael Sheen On The 'Accuracy And Invention' Of Real-Life Roles

Michael Sheen On The 'Accuracy And Invention' Of Real-Life Roles

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Ella Fitzgerald sings with bandleader Chick Webb in Asbury Park, N.J., in 1938. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Ella Fitzgerald's Early Years Collected In A Chick Webb Box Set

Ella Fitzgerald's Early Years Collected In A Chick Webb Box Set

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Fresh Air for December 10, 2013

President Bush speaks to the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) in Philadelphia, on July 26, 2007. Mel Evans/AP hide caption

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How ALEC Serves As A 'Dating Service' For Politicians And Corporations

How ALEC Serves As A 'Dating Service' For Politicians And Corporations

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The Beach Boys in 1964. Top row: Carl Wilson, Dennis Wilson. Bottom row: Mike Love, Al Jardine, Brian Wilson. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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A Nostalgic — But Bumpy — Journey With The Beach Boys

A Nostalgic — But Bumpy — Journey With The Beach Boys

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Fresh Air for December 9, 2013

Delia Ephron is a novelist and playwright. Her essays have been published in The New York Times, O, Vogue and the Huffington Post. Her older sister, writer Nora Ephron, died in June 2012. Elena Seibert/Penguin Group hide caption

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Delia Ephron On The Closeness And Complexity Of Sisterhood

Delia Ephron On The Closeness And Complexity Of Sisterhood

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Fresh Air for December 7, 2013

Alexander Payne arrives at the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards in 2012. Chris Pizzello/AP hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Alexander Payne, Baby Photos And Ted Williams

Fresh Air Weekend: Alexander Payne, Baby Photos And Ted Williams

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