An audio meditation on riding the bus to work every day. From Luke Eldridge and the Third Coast International Audio Festival.
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.
Guest host Sean Cole talks to an Evangelical whose world was turned upside down when her 37-year-old daughter told her she was gay.
Writer and regular contributor Ann Hood tells Dick a family story about growing up with relatives that never let a grudge die.
Just in time for the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Scott Carrier remembers an amazing blind dog he met once. He has the microphone to prove it.
Orion Magazine writer Jeremy Miller explores the exact center of the U.S. population, and finds that its movement has paralleled the country's westward expansion and development.
Artist Bo Gehring makes portraits with a slow moving camera set to music.
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