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From Uptalk To Downtown 'New Yawk,' Robert Siegel Explored How We Speak

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DeWanda Wise plays Nola, a self-described "sex-positive, polyamorous, pansexual," in the Neflix series She's Gotta Have It. David Lee/Netflix/Courtesy of Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Director Spike Lee; 'Godless' Creator Scott Frank

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Melissa Barham, April Treadway, Jake Barham and Emily Barham at the Las Vegas music festival where the Oct. 1 shooting occurred. Courtesy of Melissa Barham hide caption

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She Escaped The Shooter's Bullets In Las Vegas, But Her Mental Scars Remain

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On Christmas Eve, A Stolen Bicycle And A Lesson In Giving

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Remembering Smithereens' Songwriter And Lead Singer Pat DiNizio

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According to a new note on The Wall Street Journal's style book, much of its coverage painted millennials with a broad and sometimes insulting brush. Optician Training/Flickr hide caption

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'Millennials': Be Careful How We Use This Label

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SoCal Wildfire Victim Tells Her Story

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Reaction To Trump's Appearance At Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

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Barbershop: Russia Olympic Ban, NFL Hitting And More

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'Desert Bus': Even In Virtual Reality, It's Still 'Boring'

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What About Sexual Harassment On Wall Street?

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James Franco plays eccentric filmmaker Tommy Wiseau in The Disaster Artist. Franco says Wiseau "looks sort of like a mix between a vampire and a pirate and Michael Jackson. ... He has long black hair that looks like it's dyed with magic marker." Justina Mintz/Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: James Franco; 2017's Word Of The Year; Guillermo Del Toro

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Wayne Lo (left) is serving two life sentences at a Massachusetts prison for killing two people, including Greg Gibson's (right) son, Galen. Courtesy of StoryCorps hide caption

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25 Years Later, He Speaks To The Man Who Killed His Son

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Examining 'God's Plan' For Vice President Mike Pence

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Patton Oswalt co-starred on the comedy series King of Queens and voiced the main character in the Pixar film Ratatouille. More recently, he has appeared in Veep, Justified and Young Adult and other TV and film roles. Elizabeth Morris/Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Patton Oswalt; 'The Shape Of Water'; 'President Show' Stars

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Christopher Harris was diagnosed with AIDS in the 1980s. He was told he would live about a year. An early member of the Atlanta Buyers Club, he's now 73 and has a daughter and three grandchildren. Courtesy of StoryCorps hide caption

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How A Slip Of Paper Impacted An AIDS Diagnosis

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Explaining The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Confusion

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Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalf play a daughter and mother who clash and connect in Lady Bird. Merie Wallace/Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Greta Gerwig; 'Darkest Hour'; Director Dee Rees

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David Wynn, 62, and Carolyn Lyon, 74, in Santa Ana, Calif., volunteer at a hospital where they accompany patients who are near death and don't have loved ones to be with them in their final hours. StoryCorps hide caption

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They Comfort Strangers, So No One Dies Alone

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An oral history project called The Great Thanksgiving Listen encourages people to record interviews with loved ones over Thanksgiving weekend. Courtesy of StoryCorps hide caption

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For Thanksgiving, A Mailman Inspires Gratitude

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