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Caption: Five-time Emmy Award winner Fran Brill, the first woman hired by Jim Henson for Sesame Street (seen here with Zoe) is retiring after 42 years , Credit: Jim Henson Legacy
Cobblestones: Jim Henson from A to Zoe is a sound rich special that includes original interviews, clips, music, and new skits with many of the orig...

  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 55:05
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Victoria is trying to get her life back after the removal of a brain tumor. She is getting a little better every day.

  • Added: Oct 21, 2014
  • Length: 06:58
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What happens when one parent takes a child across international borders without the other parent’s permission? In 1980, the United States and inter...

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  • Added: Oct 06, 2014
  • Length: 20:21
  • Purchases: 1
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. This is part one. It’s about that place where we do some of our living and all of our sleeping, Where we eat. Raise children or pets. Entertain ...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2014
  • Length: 27:09
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A family living in Idaho during the early 20th Century test the limits of the Postal Service, when they send a very special parcel through the Post.

  • Added: Sep 26, 2014
  • Length: 06:09
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This story's about that place where we do some of our living and all of our sleeping, Where we eat. Raise children or pets. Entertain friends. Thes...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2014
  • Length: 24:15
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This episode deals with songs about birds or have bird(s) in the title or subject

  • Added: Sep 20, 2014
  • Length: 26:57
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A week in the life of a woman in Chicago attempting to escape a physically and emotionally abusive marriage.

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  • Added: Sep 12, 2014
  • Length: 23:22
  • Purchases: 1
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This episode discusses songs that have been used in ad campaigns (i.e. Commercials)

  • Added: Sep 06, 2014
  • Length: 10:00
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Two young activists in the movement of children with incarcerated parents tell what it is like to grow up and we examine the unintended consequence...

  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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Trevor Nobes, Chimney Sweep, talks to Terry Mechan for Public Service Radio Trevor tells us how he got into the business when his own house caught...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2014
  • Length: 19:56
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Some exes live 15 minutes apart, but they drive more than an hour to exchange their kids through an organization in Brunswick, Maine. Home to Home ...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2014
  • Length: 07:13
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It's easy to play when you're a kid, but most of us forget by the time we grow up. But not one Portland couple.

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  • Added: Aug 19, 2014
  • Length: 06:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Jamie is pregnant and has nowhere she can go. She finds herself at Saint Andre Home, a modern day home for unwed mothers, where she awaits her four...

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  • Added: Aug 19, 2014
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: George Birdwell deceased after Boley shooting, 1932, Credit: Courtesy Bob Birdwell
Jamie Birdwell-Branson looks into the legend of her great-great-grandfather, George Birdwell, who was Pretty Boy Floyd’s best friend and accomplice...

  • Added: Aug 01, 2014
  • Length: 07:14
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Eva fled to the U.S. from El Salvador’s civil war more than 20 years ago. Since then, she’s cared for 11 kids – and mastered emotional calculus of ...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2014
  • Length: 02:59
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As dawn breaks, birds serenade Eric Jones, who crosses a church parking lot in his baggy jeans, jangling an oversized key ring. The plastic wheels ...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2014
  • Length: 04:18
Caption: Eric Jones works as a custodian at LA's New Hope Baptist Church., Credit: Jerome Campbell
In this special report, twelve workers who might otherwise go unnoticed – including a stripper, deli waitress, bus driver, metal scrapper and bathr...

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  • Added: Jul 28, 2014
  • Length: 51:59
  • Purchases: 15
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This episode deals with songs about birds or have bird(s) in the title or subject

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 10:00
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What is daily life like when your young son becomes your daughter? Marlo Mack explains what it's like to have a transgender kindergartener.

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 09:36
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Marvin Ramos and daughter Hailey
There is less research on adolescent fathers than on mothers — much less — and most of it focuses on the impact to the child if a dad is not in hi...

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 10:28
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 12
When 20-year-old Morgan Ingram tragically died in 2011, the family couldn't deal with their grief. What followed was a bizarre and prolonged Intern...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:14:10
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 11
What happens when a family's grief slips into malice and madness, when a mother is so hell-bent on being portrayed as a victim that she begins vict...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 58:53
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A family stroll through the Australian bush.

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  • Added: Jul 21, 2014
  • Length: 03:10
  • Purchases: 1
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October is full of ghosts, but in our show we will not be talking about little kids who wear white sheets.

  • Added: Jun 25, 2014
  • Length: 58:00