Fresh Air Weekend Fresh Air Weekend is everything you love about Fresh Air — tailored for Saturday and Sunday. It highlights the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends.
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Fresh Air Weekend is everything you love about Fresh Air — tailored for Saturday and Sunday.

Caleel Harris plays Antron McCray in Ava DuVernay's Netflix miniseries, When They See Us. Atsushi Nishijima/Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Ava DuVernay On 'When They See Us'; Bill Hader On 'Barry'

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Astronaut Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin Jr. walks near the lunar module during the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, 1969. NASA/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: The Ordinary People Behind The Moon Landing; Damian Lewis

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Christina Applegate plays Jen, a real estate agent and mother of two, dealing with the sudden death of her husband in the Netflix series Dead To Me. Saeed Adyan/Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Christina Applegate; The Sustainable Food Revolution

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A file photo shows the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Dr. Anthony Rostain, co-author of The Stressed Years of Their Lives, says today's college students are experiencing an "inordinate amount of anxiety." Lisa Poole/AP hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Mental Health On Campus; How Eugenics Shaped Immigration Policy

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Filmmaker John Waters, 73, has plenty of advice for his fellow elders: "Whenever any magazine says, 'What photographer do you want to shoot you?' I always just say, 'The one that has the biggest retouch budget!' " Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: John Waters; Lizzo

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Fresh Air Weekend: Howard Stern; Phoebe Waller-Bridge

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"There's not a lot of heroic acts in middle school ..." says PEN15 creator and star Maya Erskine (left, shown here with co-creator and co-star Anna Konkle). "It's all about survival and being accepted." Alex Lombardi/Hulu hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: How Oligarchs Stash Fortunes; 'PEN15' Creators

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Patricia Arquette plays a mother who convinces the world that her daughter (Joey King) is seriously ill, in the Hulu series The Act. Brownie Harris/Hulu hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Patricia Arquette; David Carr's Daughter, Erin Lee Carr

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Bridget Lacombe

Fresh Air Weekend: Glenda Jackson; The Word 'Socialism'; Baseball In 10 Pitches

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Fresh Air Weekend: Biographer Robert Caro; Actor Christopher Meloni

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Henry Winkler won an Emmy Award for playing acting teacher Gene Cousineau on the HBO series Barry. Isabella Vosmikova/HBO hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Henry Winkler; Rob Delaney

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Fresh Air's Terry Gross interviewed conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin before a live audience at WHYY on April 2, 2019. Daniel Burke Photo&Video/WHYY hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin; A Therapist Goes To Therapy

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John Mulaney relayed stories from his childhood and his time at SNL in his 2018 Netflix comedy special Kid Gorgeous. Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: John Mulaney; Natasha Lyonne

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A chimpanzee hugs her newborn at Burgers' Zoo in Arnhem, Netherlands, in 2010. Over the course of his long career, primatologist Frans de Waal has become convinced that primates and other animals express emotions similar to human emotions. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: The Emotional Lives Of Primates; Playwright Heidi Schreck

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Aidy Bryant plays Annie, a young journalist who is self-conscious about her weight, in the Hulu comedy series Shrill. The series is based on the book by Lindy West. Allyson Riggs/Hulu hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Aidy Bryant; Priest-Turned-Professor Barbara Brown Taylor

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President Trump listens as Fox News host Sean Hannity speaks during a rally Nov. 5, 2018, in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Florian Henckel Von Donnersmarck; The White House & Fox News

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Demonstrators gather near the studio of singer R. Kelly to call for a boycott of his music on Jan. 9, 2019 after allegations of sexual abuse against young girls were raised on the Lifetime docuseries Surviving R. Kelly. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend:'Surviving R. Kelly' Producer Dream Hampton; MythBuster Adam Savage

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Fresh Air Weekend: Wildlife 'Dynasties'; The Neuroscience Of Addiction

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'Beale Street' Composer Nicholas Britell; Novelist Sigrid Nunez

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'Ear Hustle' Podcasters; Historian Henry Louis Gates Jr.

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Then-President Richard Nixon and Vice President Spiro Agnew wave to the crowd at the Republican National Convention in 1972. Agnew would resign a year later. AP hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Rachel Maddow On The Lessons Of Spiro Agnew; John C. Reilly

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Actor and comedian Kevin Hart speaks onstage at the Academy Awards in 2016. Hart was slated to host the 2019 Oscars but withdrew after he was criticized for controversial jokes he made in 2010 Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Kevin Hart; Ben Stiller

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