Monday

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Food

Preparing For Summer With Celebrity Chef Carla Hall

Celebrity chef Carla Hall, a former contestant on the TV reality show Top Chef, drops by the Tell Me More studio to share her favorite easy-to-prepare summer recipes. She also offers guest host Allison Keyes tips on how to enjoy healthy eating.

Preparing For Summer With Celebrity Chef Carla Hall

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Music Interviews

Ethiopian Sounds Infuse The Music of Meklit Hadero

Meklit Hadero's sound is a unique blend of jazz, Ethiopia, artsy San Francisco and visceral poetry. Her first musical performance was only five years ago, and her debut album, On a Day Like This..., is now on music stands.

Ethiopian Sounds Infuse The Music of Meklit Hadero

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Wednesday

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When Freedom Means Choosing A Headscarf

Rebelling against a parents’ beliefs and customs is practically a routine rite of passage. But writer Krista Bremer was more than a little surprised when her daughter asked to wear a headscarf. Guest host Tony Cox speaks with Bremer who is married to a Libyan Muslim.

When Freedom Means Choosing A Headscarf

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Tuesday

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Afghanistan

A Former Afghan Presidential Candidate Reflects

Abdullah Abdullah ran for president of Afghanistan in 2009, losing to incumbent Hamid Karzai. He speaks with guest host Tony Cox, about where things stand in his country and what's next for him.

A Former Afghan Presidential Candidate Reflects

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Monday

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Television

Is There Life After 'Lost'?

Lost exits stage left, Law and Order fades to black and the networks have announced their new fall shows. Guest host Allison Keyes talks to St. Petersburg Times TV and media critic Eric Deggans about the evolving television line-up.

Is There Life After 'Lost'?

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Can I Just Tell You?

Maybe Someday Love Will Cure Despair

Host Michel Martin offers an emotional commentary on the death of her only brother, Norman McQueen Jr., who recently committed suicide. She says she hates that her brother chose to end his life, but hates even more that his despair felt inescapable.

Maybe Someday Love Will Cure Despair

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Friday

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Thursday

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Music Articles

Otis Williams Reflects On Years With The Temptations

Otis Williams, the last living member of the original musical group The Temptations speaks with guest host Allison Keyes. The Temptations 49th album was just released, titled Still Here, which mixes contemporary sounds with classic Temptations harmonies.

Otis Williams Reflects On Years With The Temptations

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Wednesday

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Election 2010

Primary Election Roundup

Guest host Allison Keyes reviews Tuesday's primary election results in Arkansas, Pennsylvania, Kentucky and Oregon with Pamela Gentry, senior political analyst for BET, and syndicated columnist Ruben Navarette.

Primary Election Roundup

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Tuesday

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Author Interviews

Pam Grier Looks Back In New Book

Pam Grier, the actress that defined the black female action star in films such as Foxy Brown and Coffy chats with guest host Allison Keyes about her new memoir, Foxy: My Life in Three Acts.

Pam Grier Looks Back In New Book

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