All Things Considered for June 9, 2011 Hear the All Things Considered program for June 9, 2011

All Things Considered

Smugglerõs Cove Tuatara
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Smugglerõs Cove
Album
Trading With the Enemy
Artist
Tuatara

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

A man walks outside a Chevrolet dealership in Beijing. American automotive companies are expanding, taking brands like Buick and Chevrolet overseas. Alexander F. Yuan/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Alexander F. Yuan/AP

As U.S. Sales Stall, Automakers Take Brands Overseas

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/137084535/137085897" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Open Country Joy Matt Haimovitz & Uccello
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Open Country Joy
Album
Meeting of the Spirits
Artist
Matt Haimovitz & Uccello

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Voice of the Lobster Clothesline Revival
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Voice of the Lobster
Album
They Came from Somewhere
Artist
Clothesline Revival

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Devil's Playground The Dead Kenny Gs
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Devil's Playground
Album
Operation Long Leash
Artist
The Dead Kenny Gs

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Picture of Health Delicate Cutters
MY ONE AND ONLY GEORGE GERSHWIN

Construction crews work to finish Boeing's new 787 Dreamliner assembly plant in North Charleston, S.C. The company plans to start assembling planes here in July and will provide 1,000 nonunion jobs. Boeing hide caption

toggle caption
Boeing

Union Workers Cry Foul Over New S.C. Boeing Plant

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/137081954/137089145" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Wish for a Flood Ilad
Already Here Joel Frahm & Tyler Blanton
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Already Here
Album
Botanic
Artist
Joel Frahm & Tyler Blanton

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Kids, Camera, Action! Alice Dainard (Elle Fanning) films a homemade movie with her friends in J.J. Abrams' Super 8. Abrams says he hoped the movie could feel like "a sister film" to Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment classics, in which kids were heroes in their own right. Francois Duhamel/ Paramount Pictures hide caption

toggle caption
Francois Duhamel/ Paramount Pictures

Filmmaking Misfits Star In J.J. Abrams' 'Super 8'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/137081656/137089281" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Iron City Grant Green, Big John Patton et. al.
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Iron City
Album
Iron City
Artist
Grant Green, Big John Patton et. al.

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Super America The Bad Plus
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Super America
Album
Never Stop
Artist
The Bad Plus

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Nice To Meet You Polock
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Nice To Meet You
Album
Getting Down From the Trees
Artist
Polock

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Parker's Mood The Roy Hargrove Quintet

Scientists have known for a long time that nicotine decreases appetite among smokers, but they didn't know why. A new study finds that nicotine triggers a response in certain specific brain cells known to regulate appetite. iStockphoto.com hide caption

toggle caption
iStockphoto.com

The Skinny On Smoking: Why Nicotine Curbs Appetite

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/137085989/137089489" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ned, Sara and Shay Buskirk of San Francisco. Shay was born at home and his parents never considered circumcision, which they see as mutilation. Rachael Myrow/KQED hide caption

toggle caption
Rachael Myrow/KQED

San Franciscans To Vote On Banning Circumcision

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/137082736/137089490" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
AN INDOLENT APPRECIATION OF WHAT YOU LEFT BEHIND THE DYLAN GROUP
I got rythm don redman

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaking at a news conference in Abu Dhabi on Thursday, following the Third Contact Group Meeting on Libya. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Susan Walsh/AP

Clinton Urges Preparation For A Post-Gadhafi Libya

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/137086100/137089491" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Domingo Dos Ghost Bunny
Young Aren't Young The Hundred in the Hands
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Young Aren't Young
Album
Dressed in Dresden
Artist
The Hundred in the Hands

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

3H Club Rudder
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
3H Club
Album
Matorning
Artist
Rudder

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Nora Fiffer and Chance Bone of Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre in the company's current production of The Last Act of Lilka Kadison. Sean Williams hide caption

toggle caption
Sean Williams

For Lookingglass: Classics, Acrobatics And A Tony

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/137067450/137090584" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Que S'est-il Passe Tommy Guerrero
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Que S'est-il Passe
Album
Lifeboats And Follies
Artist
Tommy Guerrero

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Que Si Que No Mr. Pauer

All Things Considered