Author Toni Morrison got swallowed up by a Manhattan traffic jam this morning.
But don’t worry, she’ll join us on Friday.
Take the subway on Friday.
Ouch! Your words be daggers
Yah, me too
Hear, hear. I had to miss yesterday’s second hour. I’m in luck!
she could not even be on time for a one hour book promotion?
In Lincoln, NE where I live bicycle commuting has been pushed the last 2-3 years and it’s working. Lincoln was already a huge bicycle commuting city but even more so now. I find that commuting year-round by bike relieves stress, provides for a better quality of life and is super easy on the transportation budget.
The idea that one can’t commute because they need to wear nice clothes or they don’t want to be sweaty is a falsehood, before my Dad retired he commuted by bike to work and within an hour of getting there he has someone heart open operating on them…Anyone can do it, you just have to want to.
Apple in the hot seat. Lawmakers say the company dodged billions in taxes on overseas profits. We’ll look at the world of off shore tax escapes.
After Oklahoma’s giant twister, does Tornado Alley need to change the way it builds and lives in the age of superstorms?
The controversial and brilliant Henry Ford and the world he invented.
New Yorker writer George Packer’s inside history of the great unwinding of America’s 20th century way of life and where we stand now.
He talked about how Google and Tesla are paving the way of innovation and how technological development is related not only to creativity but to environmental responsibility.
Adventures in live radio. Richard Snow, our guest for our show on Henry Ford, was held up — possibly by a faulty Model T? — so we’re running a terrific archive show on great quotations.
Floyd Abrams — one of the country’s leading authorities on the First Amendment — joined us today to talk about revelations that the Justice Department seized two months of phone records from the Associated Press.