Contributor David Schulman visits Brazilian musician Cyro Baptista in his New Jersey garage. He keeps an array of percussive objects and plays them all – including bird calls from Cabela's outfitters.
Studs Terkel interviews R. Buckminster Fuller
Dick speaks with Joel Myrick, the assistant principal who detained a shooter in a Mississippi High School using his own handgun.
Two friends create a website to find low-cost prescription drugs.
Ina May Gaskin on natural birth in America.
Remembering Mary Bonamo, a former guest who died at age 108.
Listener voicemail stories about politics getting personal.
Beth and Jonathan Hankins were settling into their new home when they realized they were living in a former meth lab.
Brian Bushway is blind and uses echolocation, a soft clicking sound, to orient himself.
Katie Davis has vivid memories of a particular Washinton, DC corner store.
An activist for being healthy - and fat.
Dick sits down with Doc Hendley, of the group Wine to Water, and talks about his transition from bartending in North Carolina to working to bring clean water to people in Darfur.
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