Thursday, June 22, 2017, 1:00pm
Republican Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff in a U.S. House election on Tuesday, in an elaborately expensive race. Both parties spent millions, and media swarmed. So why should we care, and what does Handel's win say, if anything, about America?
Thursday, June 22, 2017, 2:00pm
We now know that Russian hackers attempted to manipulate election systems in 21 states, according to Wednesday testimony from a Homeland Security Department official in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee. An investigation continues to probe Russian interference in the election. We'll talk...
Thursday, June 29, 2017, 1:00pm
What's the most significant historic event in your lifetime? That's the question Pew Research Center asked Americans recently and the survey results may surprise you. A historian joins us to shed light on each of these major moments in American history, and we hear from a variety of listeners who...
Thursday, June 29, 2017, 2:00pm
Former Poet Laureate, Billy Collins, joins us to talk about his latest collection of poetry. From dogs having no idea they're in Minneapolis to eating a really big peach, Collins captures a variety of ideas with beauty and clarity.