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At the fair
Air Dates:
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Saturday, May 26, 2018

It doesn't matter whether you grew up going to Coney Island, Six Flags, or Pacific Park — to a kid, all amusement parks are magical. This hour we take a trip to the land of funnel cake, freak shows and fast rides.Read more

shame statue
Air Dates:
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Social media has brought us all closer together. Sometimes that's a good thing. But when it comes to online shaming, it's a bad thing. Read more

Fermented tea
Air Dates:
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Sunday, October 2, 2016
Saturday, November 25, 2017

Fermentation revivalists share a slow food philosophy, a DIY approach to foodcraft, and a deep interest in the health of the American gut.Read more

Abstaining from alchohol in January?
Air Dates:
Sunday, January 4, 2015
Sunday, January 17, 2016
Sunday, January 1, 2017
Thursday, January 4, 2018

Ah, January. Season of diets and fasts and cleanses, of "Drynuary" and "Veganuary." Why does being virtuous always seem to mean giving up pleasure?Read more

Karl Marx
Air Dates:
Sunday, June 1, 2014
Sunday, January 4, 2015

Was Marx right after all in his critique of capitalism?  Our ongoing economic struggles have spawned a new generation of Marxist activists and intellectuals, and renewed interest in Karl Marx's own life. Read more

Karl Marx
Air Dates:
Sunday, June 1, 2014
Sunday, January 4, 2015

Was Marx right after all in his critique of capitalism?  Our ongoing economic struggles have spawned a new generation of Marxist activists and intellectuals, and renewed interest in Karl Marx's own life. Read more

Mean people
Air Dates:
Sunday, January 27, 2013

The a**hole certainly isn't on any endangered species lists.  Quite the opposite, in fact.  We're seeing a population explosion.  So we have to ask — Are we living in the "Age of the A**hole"?Read more

Person walks in front of light wall.
Air Dates:
Saturday, October 7, 2017
Sunday, January 20, 2013

Is this Philip K. Dick's world and are we just living in it? It sure seems like it these days. This hour, we explore his life and work. Read more

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