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Fresh Air for September 30, 2010

Richard M. Nixon, then seeking the Republican presidential nomination, addresses an audience in Oregon in May 1968. AP hide caption

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Nixon's Failed Attempts At 'Poisoning The Press'

Nixon's Failed Attempts At 'Poisoning The Press'

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Fresh Air for September 29, 2010

Traders gather on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Henry Ray Abrams/AP hide caption

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Reich Blames Economy's Woes On Income Disparity

Reich Blames Economy's Woes On Income Disparity

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Zach Galifianakis stars as Bobby, a psychiatric patient and mentor to 16-year-old Craig (Keir Gilchrist) in It's Kind of a Funny Story. K.C. Bailey hide caption

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Zach Galifianakis: A Comedic Actor Takes A Dark Turn

Zach Galifianakis: A Comedic Actor Takes A Dark Turn

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Fresh Air for September 28, 2010

Steve Buscemi plays politician-gangster Nucky Thompson in HBO's Boardwalk Empire. Abbot Genser/HBO hide caption

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Down On The 'Boardwalk' With Terence Winter

Down On The 'Boardwalk' With Terence Winter

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Sheldon Cooper — a character played by Jim Parsons in CBS's The Big Bang Theory has an IQ of 187 and several advanced degrees but often has trouble with social interactions with other people. CBS hide caption

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Jim Parsons On The Science Of Sheldon, 'Big Bang'

Jim Parsons On The Science Of Sheldon, 'Big Bang'

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Fresh Air for September 27, 2010

Joost Buis' tunes are clean and true, and still let weird details nibble at the edges on Zoomin'. Monique Baan hide caption

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Joost Buis And Astronotes: Controlled Anarchy

Joost Buis And Astronotes: Controlled Anarchy

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Fresh Air for September 24, 2010

Dexter (Michael C. Hall) grapples -- both literally and emotionally -- with an overwhelming loss in the premiere episode of Dexter. Sonja Flemming/Showtime hide caption

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'Dexter' Is Back, With Just What We've Been Dying For

'Dexter' Is Back, With Just What We've Been Dying For

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Michael Douglas is back in his Oscar-winning role as Gordon Gekko, whose iconic "greed is good" mantra and daring corporate raids made him a rock star of financial titans. Barry Wetcher/20th Century Fox hide caption

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'Wall Street' Sequel: A Bull Market, A Bear Of A Film

'Wall Street' Sequel: A Bull Market, A Bear Of A Film

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