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"Madonnaland" -- Rolling Stone digs it, too

“Madonnaland: And Other Detours Into Fame and Fandom,” the wonderfully quirky Madonna quasi-biography penned by the great Alina Simone, is shaping up as one of the most acclaimed books we’ve published with the… 70 more words

Communicating Science: What Can We Do Better?

A recent Pew Research Center survey on American’s thoughts on genetically modified (GM) foods provides a lot of information about how people think of GM foods as well as organic foods and healthy eating habits in general. 2,544 more words


NPR's year-end visit to "Madonnaland"

Hearty congratulations of the season go out to Alina Simone, whose American Music Series title “Madonnaland: And Other Detours Into Fame And Fandom” has picked up some pretty exquisite year-end love from… 32 more words

Best Books of 2016

As the holiday season gets closer and closer, check out this list of the best reads of 2016 from NPR! Are any of your favorites on the list?


In Defense Of Scottie Nell Hughes

no one except four people—one duly executed by lethal injection, another in jail for the rest of his life, a third sentenced to 12 years and a fourth granted immunity—had anything to do with creating the political context of antigovernment rage that made the bombing possible.

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Defund N.P.R. Bumper Sticker

Given that a modern proliferation of news outlets allow everyone broad opportunities to participate in sharing information, federal funding of National Public Radio (NPR) is no longer necessary. 29 more words


Fake News: America's Toilet Water

I used to quip that I didn’t watch Fox News for the same reason I don’t drink from the toilet. Ha ha, roll snare drum. 576 more words

Dump Trump