Weekend Edition Sunday for April 22, 2012 Hear the Weekend Edition Sunday program for April 22, 2012

Weekend Edition SundayWeekend Edition Sunday

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez holds up a petroleum sample as she announces plans for her government to nationalize a giant oil company that is largely owned by a private Spanish company. Behind her is an image of the country's former first lady, Eva Peron. Daniel Garcia/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Daniel Garcia/AFP/Getty Images

The Americas

In Argentina's Oil, A Glimpse Of Latin America's Left

5 min

In Argentina's Oil, A Glimpse Of Latin America's Left

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151135510/151146833" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Undocumented immigrants are searched before boarding a deportation flight in Mesa, Ariz., last June. Since the passage of the state's immigration law two years ago, thousands of illegal workers have left. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
John Moore/Getty Images

National

Arizona's Illegal Workforce Is Down, So Now What?

4 min

Arizona's Illegal Workforce Is Down, So Now What?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/150998605/151146835" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Simone Wiegele of Germany riding "Arkansas" in action during a 2011 competition in Leipzig, Germany. The sport is becoming more popular in the American northwest, and parents of kids who learn horse vaulting say it helps teach concentration and confidence. Matthew Lewis/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Think Soccer Is Tough? Try Handstands On A Horse

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/150056944/151146841" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Sunday Puzzle

A Puzzle Worthy Of Don Draper

6 min

A Puzzle Worthy Of Don Draper

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151120151/151146843" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Julia Louis-Dreyfus plays the frustrated vice president in the new HBO comedy, Veep. Bill Gray/HBO hide caption

toggle caption
Bill Gray/HBO

Pop Culture Happy Hour

In 'Veep,' Julia Louis-Dreyfus Plays A 'Political Animal' With Bite

5 min

In 'Veep,' Julia Louis-Dreyfus Plays A 'Political Animal' With Bite

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151058683/151146845" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Carlton Ward Jr., leader of the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition, kayaks into the Everglades sunset. Steve Newborn/for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Steve Newborn/for NPR

Environment

Expedition Seeks To Save Florida's 'Terra Incognita'

3 min

Expedition Seeks To Save Florida's 'Terra Incognita'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151132659/151146951" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

In The Five-Year Engagement, which Jason Segel co-wrote, he plays Tom, the devoted fiance to Violet (Emily Blunt), who agrees to postpone the wedding day as life continues to throw obstacles their way. Universal Pictures hide caption

toggle caption
Universal Pictures

Movie Interviews

Jason Segel: Creating Comedy With The Tone Of Life

7 min

Jason Segel: Creating Comedy With The Tone Of Life

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/150987791/151146955" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A makeup artist demonstrates her skills at Monsterpalooza. Beth Accomando hide caption

toggle caption
Beth Accomando

That's Not CGI: At Monsterpalooza, Monsters Are Real

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151045176/151146956" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Searching for a song you heard between stories? We've retired music buttons on these pages. Learn more here.

Weekend Edition SundayWeekend Edition Sunday