Simon Says "Weekend Edition Saturday" host Scott Simon shares his perspective on news and events both large and small.

Honor For Jailed, Ailing Chinese Dissident

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Buckley Achieves Fair And Balanced At A Cost

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Beyond Red And Blue: Independent Political Campaigns

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With No Term Limits, Will NYC Be 'Bagel Republic'?

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News That Isn't Obama's VP Pick

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Woman Stymied In Drive For 'Beautiful Viking Baby'

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Saying Good-Bye To NPR's Gary Smith

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Reflections on Race and the Presidential Election

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Considering China's One-Child Policy

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Passing the Torch

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Writing and Truth in Fact and Fiction

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