Nikki Gamer http://wypr.org en The Lost Art of Dress http://wypr.org/post/lost-art-dress <p><strong>Linda Przybyszewski</strong>, author of "The Lost Art of Dress: The Women Who Once Made America Stylish," describes the fascinating history of American style, along with the do's and don'ts of modern wardrobe. <em>Guest host Nikki Gamer </em></p><p><em>With production help from Midday intern Anna Muckerman</em></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:55:08 +0000 Nikki Gamer 502504 at http://wypr.org The Lost Art of Dress Body Image and Weight Bias http://wypr.org/post/body-image-and-weight-bias <p>A conversation about weight bias, personal struggles with body image, and what it costs Americans in self-esteem and in dollars. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:04:59 +0000 Nikki Gamer 502450 at http://wypr.org Body Image and Weight Bias Midday Eats BBQ http://wypr.org/post/midday-eats-bbq <p>Local barbecue guru and food writer <a href="http://www.startinthefire.com/"><strong>George Hensler</strong></a> joins Midday foodies <a href="http://www.johnshields.com/home/home10.html"><strong>John Shields</strong></a> of Gertrude's and<a href="https://twitter.com/FoodnerdDotOrg"><strong> Henry Hong</strong></a> of the Thames Street Oyster House to dish on the best recipes, sauces, and techniques for a summer at the grille. Also: A visit from gourmet popsicle maker<strong> Justin Daniel</strong>, co-owner of Baltimore-based <a href="http://popcouturepops.com/">Pop Couture, LLC</a>.</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:16:55 +0000 Dan Rodricks & Nikki Gamer 502346 at http://wypr.org Midday Eats BBQ Midday on Media http://wypr.org/post/midday-media-3 <p>Baltimore Sun media critic <a href="http://www.baltimoresun.com/entertainment/tv/z-on-tv-blog/"><strong>David Zurawik </strong>r</a>eturns for his monthly take on television and media. Topics: FOX Sports moves Pam Oliver off the NFL sidelines for Erin Andrews, whatever happened to the big-time TV anchor, news coverage of Obama and border crisis, and video-streaming in the wake of the Supreme Court's Aereo ruling in late June.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:33:59 +0000 Dan Rodricks & Nikki Gamer 502239 at http://wypr.org Midday on Media Pixar President Ed Catmull http://wypr.org/post/pixar-president-ed-catmull-0 <p>The computer scientist and Disney and Pixar Animations president talks about the history of the company he co-founded and the future of cinematic art. Original air date 6/10/14</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:46:15 +0000 Dan Rodricks & Nikki Gamer 501837 at http://wypr.org Pixar President Ed Catmull A Farm Dies Once a Year http://wypr.org/post/farm-dies-once-year-0 <p>At 31, and unsure of what to do with his career, <strong>Arlo Crawford</strong> moved back to his childhood home on a vegetable farm in rural Pennsylvania. In "A Farm Dies Once a Year," Crawford beautifully chronicles the story of his family's farm, its many ups and downs, and his complicated relationship with farm life. Original air date 5/8/14</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:32:16 +0000 Dan Rodricks & Nikki Gamer 501833 at http://wypr.org A Farm Dies Once a Year Overwhelmed http://wypr.org/post/overwhelmed-0 <p>Brigid Schulte, a mother of two and reporter at The Washington Post, talks about time management and juggling life's competing agendas. <em>Original air date 6/26/14</em></p><p><em>Production help from Midday intern Brian Gilbert</em></p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:51:42 +0000 Dan Rodricks & Nikki Gamer 501605 at http://wypr.org Overwhelmed Midday on Health with Dr. John Cmar http://wypr.org/post/midday-health-dr-john-cmar-2 <p>The World Health Organization recently reported that antibiotic-resistant bacteria is “a problem so serious that it threatens the achievements of modern medicine.” A look at the origins of this problem and what it could mean for global public health with Midday contributor <a href="http://www.lifebridgehealth.org/Main/LifeBridgeHealthPhysicianDirectory/Cmar-John-MD-829.aspx"><strong>Dr. John Cmar</strong></a>, infectious diseases specialist at Sinai Hospital and the head of the hospital's Antibiotic Stewardship Committee. <em>Original air date 6/2/14</em></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:55:00 +0000 Dan Rodricks & Nikki Gamer 501598 at http://wypr.org Midday on Health with Dr. John Cmar Alzheimer's Disease http://wypr.org/post/alzheimers-disease-0 <p>With baby boomers entering their golden years, it's projected that the number of people in the United States with Alzheimer's disease will almost triple by 2050. <a href="http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/expert_team/faculty/L/Lyketsos.html"><strong>Dr. Constantine Lyketsos</strong></a>, director of the Johns Hopkins Memory and Alzheimer's Treatment Center, provides the latest in Alzheimer's research, treatment and care. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:51:08 +0000 Dan Rodricks & Nikki Gamer 501597 at http://wypr.org Alzheimer's Disease Midday Eats with Hong & Shields: Eggs http://wypr.org/post/midday-eats-hong-shields-eggs <p>Food writer <a href="http://ruhlman.com/"><strong>Michael Ruhlman</strong></a> calls the egg "the Rosetta stone" of the kitchen: "Learn the language of the egg -- understand completely this amazing and beautiful oblong orb -- and you can enter new realms of cooking." Ruhlman is the author of "Egg: A Culinary Exploration of the World's Most Versatile Ingredient."<em> Original air date 6/6/14</em></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:47:35 +0000 Dan Rodricks & Nikki Gamer 501596 at http://wypr.org Midday Eats with Hong & Shields: Eggs