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Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., walks from the subway on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015.  (AP)
Posted on Thursday, October 1, 2015

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is making waves in the 2016 Presidential race, and he joined us today from the US Capitol to explain how his campaign message is connecting with voters around the country.

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First lady Michelle Obama and China’s first lady Peng Liyuan, reveal the name of the panda born at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington on Aug. 22, during a visit to the zoo in Washington, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015. The name is Bei Bei, which means “precious treasure.” (AP)
Posted on Friday, September 25, 2015

But seriously — where ARE our podcasts running off to? Plus, more Jewel.

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Former President Jimmy Carter kisses his wife,Rosalynn, on the "Kiss Cam" during a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP)
Posted on Friday, September 18, 2015

What’s up with our (now all-better) podcast feed, and what you can do to help that glitch from happening again.

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Lebanese and Syrian activists light candles for children in Syria during a vigil to mark the third anniversary of Syria's uprising, in Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, March 18, 2014. (AP)
Posted on Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Interested in helping Syrian refugees? Our (partial) list of aid efforts.

A still from the amazing tumblr, Nihilisa Frank. (Tumblr)
Posted on Friday, September 11, 2015

The difference between listening live and listening later, and some nihilist neon bears.

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Democratic presidential candidate, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley addresses the summer meeting of the Democratic National Committee, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Minneapolis. (Jim Mone/AP)
Posted on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Former Baltimore mayor and Democratic Maryland governor Martin O’Malley has single digits in the polls in Iowa but is out there swinging. He joined host Tom Ashbrook on Wednesday.

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Jamaica's Usain Bolt walks away after being hit by a videographer on a Segway as he celebrated winning the men’s 200m final at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. (AP)
Posted on Friday, August 28, 2015

You say #hashtag, we say, #forwhat? That, plus Usain Bolt and the ominous lurking Segway cameraman. Friday!

Actress Ellen Page interrupts 2016 Presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) at the Iowa State Fair on Friday, August 21, 2015. (Todd Gillman / Dallas Morning News)
Posted on Friday, August 21, 2015

Do you even click? (And other reflections on link sharing and web commenting).

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A figure made of boxes holds a message to employees from CEO Jeff Bezos at the Amazon San Bernardino Fulfillment Center, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013. in San Bernardino, Calif.  (AP)
Posted on Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Do you recognize the workplace conditions described in a recent New York Times piece on Amazon? We want to hear from you!

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Democratic presidential candidate, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, takes a photo with his kids Grace and William in front of a cow made of butter at the Iowa State Fair Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Des Moines. (AP)
Posted on Friday, August 14, 2015

Butter cows in Iowa, internal site redesign in Boston. It sure feels like a Friday around here.

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Nov 30, 2015
United Nations climate chief Christiana Figueres, center left, Minister of the Environment of Peru and COP20 President Manuel Pulgar-Vidal, center right, and French Foreign Affairs Minister and COP 21 President Laurent Fabius, center, pose for photographers during a press visit to the COP21, Paris Climate Conference, site, in Le Bourget, north of Paris, France, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

World leaders converge in Paris for the big climate talks. We’ll look at what it will take to get a global climate agreement.

Nov 30, 2015
Shoppers walks in front of a holiday display Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in San Francisco.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

From Black Friday to Cyber Monday and beyond, we’ll add up the dollars and trends and bargains of the 2015 holiday shopping season.

Nov 27, 2015
The punk rock band Sleater-Kinney (from L: Janet Weiss, Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker) (Courtesy the Band)

Feminist punk-rockers, the band Sleater-Kinney, is with us. Reunited. Hotter than ever.

Nov 27, 2015
Josh Baldonado, an administrative assistant at Brown & Brown Insurance, works at a treadmill desk in the firms offices in Carmel, Ind., Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. (AP)

The end of sitting at work. A new call to get up off our chairs. To stand and move! We’ll look at how that works.

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Fresh Ideas For Your Thanksgiving: Recipes
Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015

Did our Thanksgiving 2016 episode make you hungry? Good news — we’ve got recipes right here.

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Karl Rove Still Won’t Get Involved In The 2016 G.O.P. Primary
Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015

Karl Rove may say he’s not endorsing or getting involved in the 2016 G.O.P. presidential primary, but that won’t stop from offering advice on how to beat Republican front runner Donald Trump.

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Roger Cohen And Barry Posen On ISIS
Monday, Nov 23, 2015

A brief, but illustrative exchange between Barry Posen and Roger Cohen during our conversation on ISIS today.

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