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Wilde's facility with words contributes to his undoing.

Bought by WCPN, KKRN, KMUN, KWMR, KALW and more


  • Added: Mar 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: The University of Virginia Basketball Team, 1914, Credit: Holsinger Collection, Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, University of Virginia
30-second promo for "Turf War [2016]: A History of College Sports [rebroadcast]" with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag.

  • Added: Mar 29, 2016
  • Length: :30
Caption: Hugh Masekela
(Air Dates: March 29 - April 4) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Hugh Masekela with our special guest, Hermon Mehari. Eb...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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A republic is a fragile thing. And Weimar Germany lets you know the great possibilities and terrible perils that await the republic that fails.

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, WRPI, WMUU-LP, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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This week's episode is number 8 in a series of biographical programs about Thomas Jefferson and deals with Jefferson's time as the wartime governor...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KPIP-LP, RadioFreePalmer, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 4
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The life and times of Frank Loessor from "Guys & Dolls" to "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying"

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 58:21
Caption: Wilmington City Hall, New Hanover County, NC , Credit: Library of Congress
Producer Steven Jackson profiles the Chicago suburb of Oak Park, and the challenges facing residents who wanted to diversify the area. This story c...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 09:39
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Wilmington City Hall, New Hanover County, NC , Credit: Library of Congress
Producer Nina Earnest brings us the story of gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson’s unlikely campaign to become sheriff of Pitkin County, Colorado. ...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and KRZA


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 10:11
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Wilmington City Hall, New Hanover County, NC , Credit: Library of Congress
Host Brian Balogh interviews author Adam Cohen about the legacy of Mayor Richard J. Daley, who shaped Chicago in ways that are still visible today....

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 08:16
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What kind of right is the right to bear arms?

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KSKQ, KKWE Niijii Radio, KMRE-LP, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 8
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In this episode of The Rough Draft Diaries, Haley meets with Drew Coomer, a poet, author, musician, and creator of The Lost, Long Gone, Forgotten R...

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 05:59
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On Good Friday, thousands of pilgrims walk from across New Mexico to the little church El Santuario de Chimayo. Hear the story of this legendary s...

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:34:59

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 03:34
  • Purchases: 2
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Platinum Remastered Edition

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 04:47
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 05:42
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"The Ballad of Captain Dwight" is about Edward Dwight.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 18:22
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"OMG!!! JKP!!!" is about James K. Polk.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 02:09
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"Lost Lobsters" is about lobsters.

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 05:36
  • Purchases: 1
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"A Brief Eulogy for a Consumer Electronics Product" is about the Sony Walkman.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:51
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"Natural Curiosity" is about Joice Heth.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 06:54
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"A Stretch" is about John Noble Stearns and architecture.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 07:07
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"Road Trip" is about Bull Run.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 04:48
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"Crazy Bet" is about Elizabeth Van Lew.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 07:53
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"Mary, Mary, and Mercy" is about horrible deaths.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 04:43
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Gregg & Gabriela share new music from Skating Polly, Ben Harper, Cha Wa and more. In Hour 2, Gregg visits the opening of the museum installation, ...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:59:45