Stephen Thompson Stephen Thompson is an editor and reviewer for NPR Music, where he writes the advice column The Good Listener and fusses over comma placement. He is also a frequent panelist on All Songs Considered, and appears every week on Pop Culture Happy Hour.
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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Stranger Things' And Onscreen Weddings

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Small Batch: The Rise Of (And Backlash Against) Pokemon GO

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The Giant Foam Finger: Who's Afraid Of A Superteam?

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'O.J.: Made In America' And A Quiz

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Pop Star' And Making Music Funny

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Song Premiere: Blind Pilot, 'Umpqua Rushing'

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06Me & Magdalena

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    Me & Magdalena
    Album
    Good Times!
    Artist
    The Monkees
    Label
    Warner Bros.
    Released
    2016

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