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Tad’s Podcast Recommendations

I have a long commute. I listen to lots of podcasts. I want other people to listen to the podcasts that I like, and I’ve spent a long time finding a bunch of them that I find reliably entertaining and/or … Continue reading

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NPR’s Andy Trudeau Discusses Oscar-Nominated Scores

For years, when Oscar season rolled around, one of my favorite rituals was listening to NPR Music Editor, Andy Trudeau, discuss the nominated scores in detail on Weekend Edition. I learned so much from these pieces, not just about motion … Continue reading

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Jack Handey’s Speech to the Martians

I am a long time Jack Handey fan and first encountered his work on Michael Nesmith’s Television Parts in the ’80s before he became a writer on Saturday Nite Live. He’s popped up a few times on NPR’s Studio 360 … Continue reading

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