Dick talks with Cathy N. Davidson, who teaches at Duke University, about brain science and attention. She makes a case for distraction as something that is actually good and says the brain is always naturally multitasking.
The actor Daniel Trigg reads from the classic Studs Terkel book, “Working”.
A look behind the scenes in the hotel industry.
Deborah Troutman laid off her husband.
A woman whose life was saved by a penguin.
Producer Phoebe Judge speaks with the editor of the Amish Cook’s newspaper column.
Contributor Sean Cole walks around Greenpoint, his new neighborhood in Brooklyn, to see what's going on in one part of shuttered New York.
We hear an audio experience from Producer Roman Mars as he uses the mind-twisting RJDJ iPhone application.
Dick speaks with Kurt Skarjune, a retired officer, and Lee Guelff, the brother of a slain officer, about banning mail-order sales of body armor to convicted felons.
Today we meet a super sperm donor - who is also a virgin.
Scott Carrier watches his daughter learn to swim.
Dick talks to two California mothers about the parent trigger law, which allows parents to vote on the fate of their children’s school.
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