Morning Edition for November 27, 2014 Hear the Morning Edition program for November 27, 2014

Morning EditionMorning Edition

They're participants in Niger's School for Husbands. Ron Haviv/VII for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Ron Haviv/VII for NPR

Goats and Soda

School For Husbands Gets Men To Talk About Family Size

The average woman in Niger bears seven children — the world's highest birth rate. And the country can barely feed its current population. How do you convince people that smaller families are better?

Scenic World Beirut
Here Comes the Meter Man The Meters
The Cinnamon Route Jayme Stone
A Poet In Her Own Country Jayme Stone
On, On U of K University of Kentucky Pep Band
Forward, Rebels (Unversity of Mississippi fight song) University Of Mississippi
Dry Suit Swami John Reis and the Blind Shake
Crypt Philip Glass & Kr
Lucy's Bitten Philip Glass & Kr
An die Musik ("Du holde Kunst..."), song for voice & piano, D. 547 (Op. 88/4) Fritz Wunderlich, Heinz Mende (conductor)
Pavan and galliard a 6, for instrumental consort in C major [Galliard a 6] Emma Kirkby, Fretwork

Jerry Dockery checks his frying turkey as he tailgates at Eastern Market before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the Chicago Bears in Detroit on Thursday. Carlos Osorio/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Carlos Osorio/AP

NFL Fans Get Their Fill With 3 Games On Thanksgiving

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/366956656/366956657" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
X=6, Y=8 [*] The Mattson 2
Brown Room Swami John Reis and the Blind Shake
Pavan and galliard a 6, for instrumental consort in C major [Pavan a 6] Emma Kirkby, Fretwork
I Do Exist T-Bone Burnett & The Civil Wars

Medical residents including Dr. Amy Ho (bottom right) helped with first aid at the Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago. Courtesy Amy Ho hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy Amy Ho

Millennial Doctors May Be More Tech-Savvy, But Is That Better?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/366766639/366956690" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Bossa Dorado Gaucho
A Go Go John Scofield
My Friend Dawg David Grisman Quintet
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
My Friend Dawg
Album
Dawg's Groove
Artist
David Grisman Quintet

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Whipped Cream Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass
Bittersweet Samba Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass

Morning EditionMorning Edition