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Beauty Shop

Jay Z Adds Another Problem To Add To His 99: Barneys

Host Michel Martin talks with the Beauty Shop ladies about the thin line between creative and offensive Halloween costumes. They also discuss claims of racially profiling by retailer Barneys.

Jay Z Adds Another Problem To Add To His 99: Barneys
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Music

Actress Laverne Cox On The Music That Gets Her Dancing

Laverne Cox had a breakout role as transgender prisoner Sophia Burset in the Netflix original series Orange is the New Black. For Tell Me More's "In Your Ear" segment, she shares some of the pop songs that make her want to dance.

Actress Laverne Cox On The Music That Gets Her Dancing
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Theater

A Fresh Face To The Classic 'Juliet'

The daughter of actress Phylicia Rashad stars opposite Orlando Bloom in a new Broadway production of Romeo and Juliet. Condola Rashad speaks with guest host Celeste Headlee about this new twist on the classic Shakespearean play.

Condola Rashad: A Fresh Face To The Classic 'Juliet'
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Barbershop

'Shop-And-Get-Frisked' When You Spend $350 At Barneys

A young black man is suing high-end retailer Barneys, saying he was arrested after buying a $350 belt. Host Michel Martin checks in with the Barbershop guys for a fresh cut on that story and the rest of the week's news.

'Shop-And-Get-Frisked' When You Spend $350 At Barneys
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Keeping The Faith, And Loving Your Gay Son

Wendy Montgomery was part of the Mormon church's campaign to aid a ballot initiative banning same-sex marriage in California. But her faith was shaken when she found out her teenage son is gay.

Keeping The Faith, And Loving Your Gay Son
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BackTalk

Listeners Bean Parents After Dodgeball Conversation

The debate in Congress was about the debt ceiling, and the government shutdown. But listeners had their own showdown over dodgeball. Editor Ammad Omar and host Michel Martin dig through the listener inbox for backtalk.

Listeners Bean Parents After Dodgeball Conversation
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