Producer Adam Kampe takes us inside the Capitol Pool Checkers Club where, each week, men with nicknames like the Hammer, the Pressure Man, and the Razor gather to play checkers.
Roman Mars explores the idea of an innovative monument to free speech
Dick speaks with Dianne Dwyer Modestini, the art restorer who discovered a painting by Salvatore Mundi was actually a painting by Leonardo da Vinci.
Don McLean, Bob Dylan and Ani DiFranco speak from a coffee house in Saratoga Springs, NY.
One night in Plano, Texas, bowler Bill Fong was close to hitting three perfect games in a row.
We hear traditional oud playing and singing from Saadoun Al-Bayati.
Martin Espada reads his poem.
Poet Martin Espada reads his poem “Trouble Ball” about going to a baseball game with his father.
French composer Stephane Wrembel on his hero, Django Reinhardt.
Ron Carter, a jazz double bass player, has been recorded on more than 2,000 albums.
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