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Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Mutual Suffering is the basis for most of the successful marriages in Knox County today

  • Added: Feb 05, 2009
  • Length: 04:42
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"Without Comment" was a mini-series produced during the Democratic Primaries and begins with the final battle between Hillary Clinton and Barack Ob...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2009
  • Length: 01:02:45
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Some people have to be told to come in out of the cold

  • Added: Feb 04, 2009
  • Length: 01:29
Caption: A Tranquilizer Chair inside the Glore
An otherworldly visit to one of America's most bizarre museums, the Glore Psychiatric Museum in St. Joseph, MO.

Bought by PRX Remix, KUT, KUOW, Remix Radio, KFAI and more


  • Added: Feb 03, 2009
  • Length: 13:48
  • Purchases: 6
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An interview with pioneering African-American radio disk jockey,The Magnificent Montague"

Bought by WJSU and KSJD


  • Added: Feb 03, 2009
  • Length: 57:53
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
A football player for the Boston Redskins made the Guineas Book of Records by playing 12 months without having broken knees or cartilage repaired b...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2009
  • Length: :41
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
A woman unable to understand the metric system was crushed up against the wall by an oven overflowing with fudge brownie mix.

  • Added: Feb 03, 2009
  • Length: :59
Caption: Placing flowers and crosses at the fence, Credit: Leigh Kunkel
In November, 24 Grinnell College students piled into a bus for an 18 hour ride down to Columbus, Georgia to protest the School of the Americas.

  • Added: Feb 02, 2009
  • Length: 18:23
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Before 500 million years ago, species appeared and stayed. Since then, however, evolution has been fairly rapid. Most species now last no more th...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2009
  • Length: :47
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Old fashioned music and humorous social commentary

  • Added: Feb 01, 2009
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
When many men hear talk about a six pack of firm abs, they reach down and lovingly pat one firm ab caused by too many six packs.

  • Added: Feb 01, 2009
  • Length: :28
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
IT is very much like THEY

  • Added: Feb 01, 2009
  • Length: :34
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
I've seen a rubber band, I've seen a peanut stand, I've seen a needle wink its eye

  • Added: Jan 31, 2009
  • Length: :53
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Stories of setting out to do something.

Bought by WUFT


  • Added: Jan 30, 2009
  • Length: 01:00:16
  • Purchases: 1
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The headline said "City to Debate Animals."

  • Added: Jan 30, 2009
  • Length: :21
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Ten million American children now come home from school to lonely empty houses. With both parents working, care of the child is now left up to the ...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Jan 29, 2009
  • Length: 03:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Gay guys are everybody's best friend

  • Added: Jan 28, 2009
  • Length: :48
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Facebook vies with email to control your life

  • Added: Jan 26, 2009
  • Length: 01:22
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Sal is like you, in that he can do things that many other people can't do

  • Added: Jan 25, 2009
  • Length: 01:21
Caption: Arndt Peltner
The National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California, prepares the troops

  • Added: Jan 23, 2009
  • Length: 21:29
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Many Americans cannot afford necessary medical care

Bought by Robin Hood Radio/ WHDD AM 1020/FM 91.9-WLHV FM 88.1 /WGHQ AM 920


  • Added: Jan 23, 2009
  • Length: 01:15
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jan 22, 2009
  • Length: :31
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jan 21, 2009
  • Length: :50
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Three million people, elbow to elbow, pressed together in a huge, distracted crowd

  • Added: Jan 20, 2009
  • Length: :27
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: j
The definition of "Fling" has changed

  • Added: Jan 19, 2009
  • Length: :55