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.
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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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Christian Bale stars as Dick Cheney in Vice. The film, which was written and directed by Adam McKay, has been nominated for six Golden Globe Awards. Greig Fraser/Annapurna Pictures hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'Vice' Filmmaker Adam McKay; Driverless Cars

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The animal people in BoJack Horseman are the creation of illustrator and cartoonist Lisa Hanawalt. The bitterness, isolation, melancholy and cynicism are "my half of the equation," says show creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg. Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'BoJack Horseman' Creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg; 2018's Best Movies

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Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt) is back in service at the Banks' home in Mary Poppins Returns, a sequel to the 1964 classic. Courtesy of Disney hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Emily Blunt; Lucas Hedges

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Richard E. Grant plays Jack Hock, the sidekick to literary forger Lee Israel (Melissa McCarthy) in Can You Ever Forgive Me? Mary Cybulski/Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Actor Richard E. Grant; JD McPherson Plays A Holiday Concert

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Bradley Cooper plays Jackson Maine, a musician struggling with addiction, in A Star Is Born. Peter Lindbergh/Warner Bros. hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Bradley Cooper; Samin Nosrat

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Rami Malek stars as Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. Alex Bailey/20th Century Fox hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Actor Rami Malek; The Power Of The Immune System

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Free climber Kevin Jorgeson rests in a portaledge during his ascent of El Capitan's Dawn Wall in 2015. Corey Rich/Red Bull Media House hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: The Coen Brothers; Free Climbing Yosemite's 'Dawn Wall'

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Humans would do better to accept many of the life forms that share our space, than to scrub them all away, says ecologist Rob Dunn. Basic Books hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Bugs And Bacteria In Your Home; Actor Steven Yeun

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After Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, José Andrés worked to feed those in need. Echo hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Turning To Religion After Tragedy; Chef José Andrés

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Director Jonah Hill (right) speaks with actors Lucas Hedges and Sunny Suljic on the set of Mid90s. Hill says the film was inspired in part by his own experiences as a teenage skateboarder. Tobin Yelland/A2 hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Jonah Hill; How Newt Gingrich Set The Stage For Trump

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"I don't think a day goes by where I don't realize how lucky I am," McCarthy says of playing complex characters, like literary forger Lee Israel in Can You Ever Forgive Me?. Evan Agostini/AP hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Melissa McCarthy; Actor/Director Paul Dano

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Ryan Gosling plays astronaut Neil Armstrong in Damien Chazelle's new film, First Man. Daniel McFadden/Universal Studios and Storyteller Distribution Co. LLC hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'First Man' Director Damien Chazelle; Leonard Cohen's 'Flame'

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Paul Giamatti and Kathryn Hahn play a couple who are desperate to have a child in the Netflix film Private Life. Jojo Whilden/Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Infertility And 'Private Life'; Evan Osnos On Mark Zuckerberg

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Jon Batiste performs with The Dap-Kings at the Monterey Jazz Festival in Monterey, Calif. on Sept. 22, 2018. Eva Hambach/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Jon Batiste; Robbie Fulks And Linda Gail Lewis

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Maggie Gyllenhaal stars as a sex worker who gets off the streets by becoming an actress in — and then a director of — porn films in HBO's The Deuce. She's also a producer on the series. Paul Schiraldi/HBO hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Maggie Gyllenhaal; Breaking Free From The Purity Movement

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Khalida Brohi grew up Kotri, Pakistan, and was the first girl in her village to go to school. Ramin Talaie/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Women's Rights Activist Khalida Brohi; 'Blaze'; John Kerry

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John Oliver's HBO show, Last Week Tonight, returned for its fifth season in February. HBO hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: John Oliver; Allison Janney; A Tribute To Roger Miller; Neil Simon

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