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The Two-Way

Zimmerman's Lawyer Says Trial Won't Happen In 2012

When he appeared in court on second-degree murder charges in the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman was accompanied by his new defense attorney, Mark O'Mara. After the hearing, O'Mara told NPR that he doubts the case will go to trial in 2012.

In Interview, Zimmerman's Lawyer Says Trial Won't Happen In 2012

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Arts & Life

Tagalog Translator Reminisces On Rivers, Mountains

As part of Tell Me More's series for National Poetry Month, host Michel Martin shares a poetic tweet from translator and writer Susan Layug of Chicago, Illinois. Listeners are invited to tweet original poems of 140 characters or less to #TMMPoetry.

Tagalog Translator Reminisces On Rivers, Mountains

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Thursday

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Television

Judy Smith, Real Life Inspiration Behind 'Scandal'

The new ABC drama Scandal follows the work of a Washington fixer, someone who helps high-profile politicians and celebrities survive a crisis. Guest host Viviana Hurtado speaks with Judy Smith, the real-life crisis manager who inspired the show, Scandal.

Judy Smith, Real Life Inspiration Behind 'Scandal'

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Arts & Life

Toymaker Offers Lazy Afternoons, Sun Tea, Reading

As part of Tell Me More's series for National Poetry Month, guest host Viviana Hurtado shares a poetic tweet from toymaker and blogger Amy Turn Sharp of Worthington, Ohio. Listeners are invited to tweet original poems of 140 characters or less to #TMMPoetry.

Toymaker Offers Lazy Afternoons, Sun Tea, Reading

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Wednesday

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Arts & Life

Virginia Author Remembers Nostalgic Summers

As part of Tell Me More's series for National Poetry Month, guest host Viviana Hurtado shares a poetic tweet from author and professor Luisa Igloria of Norfolk, Virginia. Listeners are invited to tweet original poems of 140 characters or less to #TMMPoetry.

Virginia Author Remembers Nostalgic Summers

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Music

David Oyelowo Loves Celebrating 'Brownness'

Actor David Oyelowo played Joe "Lightning" Little in the movie Red Tails. The film is based on the story of America's first black fighter pilots, the Tuskegee Airmen. As part of Tell Me More's series, "In Your Ear," Oyelowo offers up his personal playlist.

David Oyelowo Loves Celebrating 'Brownness'

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Arts & Life

Arizona Artist Looks To Space For Celestial Verses

As part of Tell Me More's series for National Poetry Month, host Michel Martin shares a poetic tweet from writer and artist Heather Feaga from Phoenix, Arizona. Listeners are invited to tweet original poems of 140 characters or less to #TMMPoetry.

Arizona Artist Looks To Space For Celestial Verses

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Arts & Life

New Yorker Offers A Poem Burning With Spice

As part of Tell Me More's series for National Poetry Month, host Michel Martin shares a poetic tweet by Laura Barkat of the website TSPoetry.com. Listeners are invited to tweet original poems of 140 characters and less to #TMMPoetry.

New Yorker Offers A Poem Burning With Spice

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The sauvignon blanc 2010 (left) is from the Ella Valley Vineyards in Israel and has a fresh, vibrant and fruity flavor. The Herzog 2007 Special Reserve cabernet sauvignon (right) is from the Alexander Valley of California. It's a mevushal bottle that remains kosher even if served by a non-Jew. Amy Ta/NPR hide caption

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Arts & Life

Texan Poet Says, Spend Some Time Among The Clouds

As part of Tell Me More's series for National Poetry Month, host Michel Martin shares a poetic tweet from storyteller and poet Anne McCrady of Henderson, Texas. Listeners are invited to tweet original poems of 140 characters or less to #TMMPoetry.

Texan Poet Says, Spend Some Time Among The Clouds

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Law

Zimmerman's Lawyer: Don't Rush To Judgment

Host Michel Martin speaks with George Zimmerman's attorney, Craig Sonner. Nationwide protests have put Zimmerman at the focal point of a debate about race and justice. The neighborhood watch volunteer is accused of shooting unarmed Florida teen Trayvon Martin.

Zimmerman's Lawyer: Don't Rush To Judgment

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