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Remembering Tom Petty, a rock legend who connected
Remembering Tom Petty, a rock legend who connected
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Rock legend Tom Petty died at the age of 66 late Monday. Emerging in the late ‘70s, he and his band...
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Michael Moore on His Broadway Show, Trump, Puerto Rico, NFL & Media Support for War
Michael Moore on His Broadway Show, Trump, Puerto Rico, NFL & Media Support for...
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https://democracynow.org - We speak with Michael Moore, the Academy Award-winning filmmaker behind "...
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Movies are more than screen deep. Here’s how to watch like a critic
Movies are more than screen deep. Here’s how to watch like a critic
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A movie teaches us how to watch it in the first few minutes, says Ann Hornaday, film critic for The...
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Remembering Sam Shepard, who gave voice to the drama of the heartland
Remembering Sam Shepard, who gave voice to the drama of the heartland
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Sam Shepard, long considered one of America's great playwrights of the modern era, offered a powerfu...
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What Movies Make You Cry?
What Movies Make You Cry?
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John, Cenk, Brett and Michael discuss what movies make them crying.
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The Simple Secret to Being More Creative
The Simple Secret to Being More Creative
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Dr. Sheri Broyles, UNT Professor in the Mayborn School of Journalism, delivers a talk entitled “The...
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Songs that bring history to life
Songs that bring history to life
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Rhiannon Giddens pours the emotional weight of American history into her music. Listen as she perfor...
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Why we feel better after dancing
Why we feel better after dancing
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For Choreographer Alonzo King of Alonzo King Lines Ballet, discovering dance made “the outer world d...
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Is Binge Watching Bad For You?
Is Binge Watching Bad For You?
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Are you watching too many screens?
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The power of creative constraints
The power of creative constraints
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Imagine you were asked to invent something new. It could be whatever you want, made from anything yo...
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For newly named U.S. poet laureate, the power of poetry is opening ourselves to others
For newly named U.S. poet laureate, the power of poetry is opening ourselves to...
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Tracy K. Smith, a writer and teacher, is taking on a very public role as the nation's poet laureate....
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Kevin Spacey On Underwood Vs. Trump: 'We Have Better Writers'
Kevin Spacey On Underwood Vs. Trump: 'We Have Better Writers'
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Kevin Spacey hints that his fictional 'House of Cards' character might be slightly more developed th...
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How Sgt. Pepper's shaped a musical era
How Sgt. Pepper's shaped a musical era
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"Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," one of the most influential albums of all time, turns 50 th...
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Fidget spinners flying off shelves
Fidget spinners flying off shelves
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Fidget spinners are quickly becoming the hottest toy in Canada, even as some schools are banning the...
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Amazing timelapses show night sky's beauty
Amazing timelapses show night sky's beauty
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Harun Mehmedinovi? and Gavin Heffernan of the Skyglow Project have set out on a mission to show peop...
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When companies sponsor social good, who benefits?
When companies sponsor social good, who benefits?
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Corporate-funded art or culture can easily be called a win-win, says contemporary art curator Nato T...
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How Chuck Berry defined a generation of rock ‘n’ roll
How Chuck Berry defined a generation of rock ‘n’ roll
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Chuck Berry, the legendary musician who helped define rock ’n’ roll, died on Saturday at the age of...
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Americans are changing the way they watch television
Americans are changing the way they watch television
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New data shows that more Americans than ever are cutting the cable cords and signing up for streamin...
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New Year Celebrations Around the World in 2 Minutes
New Year Celebrations Around the World in 2 Minutes
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From Sydney to Seattle, see how each time zone of the world welcomed the year 2017.
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Everything you need to know about New Year
Everything you need to know about New Year
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In this video, we tell you everything you need to know about New Year’s including how its calendar d...
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The neuroscience of imagination
The neuroscience of imagination
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Imagine, for a second, a duck teaching a French class. A ping-pong match in orbit around a black hol...
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We Didn't Vote For Dirty Air And Dirty Water
We Didn't Vote For Dirty Air And Dirty Water
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The star of the new movie 'A Monster Calls' is concerned that the country's environment may suffer u...
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Watch the 2016 Capitol Christmas Tree lighting
Watch the 2016 Capitol Christmas Tree lighting
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Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, among others, spoke at...
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The secrets of Mozart’s “Magic Flute”
The secrets of Mozart’s “Magic Flute”
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Die Zauberflöte” (“The Magic Flute”) is widely regarded as one of the mos...
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How loss helped one artist find beauty in imperfection
How loss helped one artist find beauty in imperfection
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Painter Alyssa Monks finds beauty and inspiration in the unknown, the unpredictable and even the awf...
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Donald Trump Criticizes 'Hamilton' Cast After Mike Pence Call Out
Donald Trump Criticizes 'Hamilton' Cast After Mike Pence Call Out
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A star of the Broadway show took a moment on stage to address Pence, who was attending a performance...
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Marion Cotillard Says Sex Scenes With Brad Pitt Were 'Not Awkward'
Marion Cotillard Says Sex Scenes With Brad Pitt Were 'Not Awkward'
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Despite the lights and cameras and film crew looking on, the star of 'Allied' somehow remained comfo...
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Songwriter Leonard Cohen Discusses Fame, Poetry and Getting Older
Songwriter Leonard Cohen Discusses Fame, Poetry and Getting Older
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"I never thought of myself as a poet," Leonard Cohen​ told the NewsHour's Jeffrey Brown in 2006, aft...
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Giving kids with disabilities the chance to ride horses
Giving kids with disabilities the chance to ride horses
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Top 10 CNN Hero Harry Swimmer started a therapeutic riding program for children with disabilities ca...
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The candidates’ flaws are a laughing matter for Seth Meyers
The candidates’ flaws are a laughing matter for Seth Meyers
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From the "birther" controversy to beauty queens, this year’s presidential election has granted endle...