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      Mon 17 Jul 2017

      #620: To Be Real 1h play

      Most of the time, we show the world a pretty superficial version of ourselves. "How about that weather?" But this week—people who try to go deeper, to get to something real, in some unexpected places... 5 more words

      Mon 10 Jul 2017

      #109: Notes on Camp 1h 1m play

      Stories of summer camp. People who love camp say that non-camp people simply don't understand what's so amazing about camp. In this program, we attempt to bridge the gap of misunderstanding between ca... 5 more words

      Mon 03 Jul 2017

      #619: The Magic Show 1h play

      Just a few years before he got the internship at NPR that started him in radio, our host Ira Glass had another career. He performed magic at children's birthday parties. A powerful sense of embarrassm... 41 more words

      Mon 26 Jun 2017

      #534: A Not-So-Simple Majority 1h 2m play

      We take it for granted that the majority calls the shots. But in one NY school district, that idea — majority rules — has led to an all-out war. School board disputes are pretty common, but not like t... 31 more words