When she was 12, Brittany McArdle left a note on a plane. Years later, she learned through the public art blog Postsecret that it had inspired a wedding proposal.
Roman Mars has this bit of “ear candy” – produced in tribute to Studs Terkel.
Guest host Sean Cole goes to see his mother, Pat Clark, to find out why she did not give him the rifle left to him by his grandfather.
We hear from Martin Luther King Jr. about his first realization, as a boy, that blacks and whites were treated differently.
Dick begins the week with author DW Gibson, whose book, 'Not Working,' introduces us to unemployed men and women and their stories.
Most kids like pizza, but when Anthony Mangieri was a boy he became obsessed.
The Final Exit Network says mentally competent adults have a basic human right to end their lives. Dick Gordon talks with one of the group's guides, Fran Schindler, about her own serious illness and decision to participate.
How producer Carol Jackson found a stolen painting in Japan.
Producer Jake Warga decides to travel by train and bus through the West Coast, and take his tape recorder with him.
Travelers often like keeping accounts of their journeys.
Writer and regular contributor Ann Hood tells Dick a family story about growing up with relatives that never let a grudge die.
Dafnis Prieto talks with Dick Gordon about the revolutionary rhythms that earned him a 2011 MacArthur Genius Grant.
Angely Tavares, a New York City teen, visits family regularly in the Dominican Republic, and wishes she could call the island home.
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