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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Mon. Nov. 24, 1-2 P.M
9:54 am
Mon November 24, 2014

To The North Pole

Swept up by the so-called "arctic fever" of the late 19th Century, the Jeannette set sail in 1879 from San Francisco on an exploratory mission to reach the North Pole. But somewhere en route, the ship, carrying 32 men, became trapped in ice and sank. Hampton Sides, Outside editor and best-selling author, recounts the harrowing tale in, "In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette."

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Mon. Nov. 24, 12-1 P.M.
9:47 am
Mon November 24, 2014

NFL Turmoil

From the Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson domestic violence cases to growing concerns about player disabilities from concussions, the National Football League seems embattled even as professional football reigns as the nation's most popular and profitable sport. A conversation about the management of the NFL, football's violent nature and looming litigation with former Baltimore Colts teammates Joe Ehrmann, founder of the "Coach for America," and Bruce Laird, an advocate for retired players.

    

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The Morning Economic Report
9:30 am
Mon November 24, 2014

Holiday Shopping Season - 11/24/14

Retailers are hoping for a banner holiday shopping season this year and they just might get it.  Retail recovery has been inconsistent in recent months due to a combination of factors, including weather, soft income growth, Ebola scares and other forces.  Monthly sales actually declined during September in the U.S. 

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Maryland Morning
9:00 am
Mon November 24, 2014

The Cost Of Graduate School

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If you’re a graduate student, chances are, you leave school with more than just a degree: you leave with debt; sometimes a lot of it. About a quarter of grad students borrow more than $100,000. The average? About $57,000 in loans for undergraduate and graduate school.
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Maryland Morning
8:55 am
Mon November 24, 2014

Living Questions: Religion In Politics

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We’re still reflecting on the election three weeks ago. As part of our series on religion, Living Questions, Tom Hall explores how religion influences politics.

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Maryland Morning
8:50 am
Mon November 24, 2014

The Rousuck Review: "Little Dancer"

Left to right: Boyd Gaines and Tiler Peck
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  J. Wynn Rousuck reviews Little Dancer, which continues at the Kennedy Center in Washington through November 30th.

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Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Mon November 24, 2014

Holiday Fashion With Zoey Washington

Zoey Washington's friendship band
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  If you weren’t already thinking of the holidays, maybe that blast of frigid air last week focused your thoughts:  it’s time to start thinking about party clothes—and better yet, how to do it on a budget. 

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Robert Siegel
12:10 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

WYPR Presents an Evening with Robert Siegel

Join WYPR at the Maryland Institute College of Art on February 3 for an evening with Robert Siegel, Senior Host of All Things Considered.

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Maryland Morning Podcast
11:47 am
Fri November 21, 2014

What President Obama's Immigration Action Means for Maryland, Maryland's Gun Laws, And BMA's 100th

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President Barack Obama issued an executive order last night promising that, at least for now, about five million people who entered the country illegally will not face deportation. Joining Sheilah is Yesenia Mejia, who lives in Baltimore. She entered the country illegally from Mexico more than a decade ago. Sheilah is also joined by Elizabeth Alex, lead organizer for the Central Maryland region for Casa de Maryland, an immigrant advocacy group, as well as Van Doan, an immigration lawyer in Columbia.

Plus, Sheilah speaks with Daniel Webster, Director of the Center for Gun Policy and Research at Johns Hopkins University, Attorney General-elect Brian Frosh, and Lauren Baraldi, the Chief of the Gun Violence Task Force for the District Attorney in Philadelphia about Maryland's gun laws. 

Then, Tom Hall speaks with Doreen Bolger, the director of the Baltimore Museum of Art. They discuss the museum's 100th anniversary.

In The Bromo
11:25 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Martin Charnin

Tom talks with Broadway legend Martin Charnin, the lyricist and director of Annie.  Annie is at the Hippodrome January 20-February 1.

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