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    631: So a Monkey and a Horse Walk Into a Bar

    Nov 9, 2017
    This week, blurring the line between animal and human.

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    603: Once More, With Feeling

    Nov 16, 2017
    Stories of people who decide to rethink the way they’ve been doing things, or try to get others to do that. Including the story of a veteran who finds a new way to talk about war.

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    84: Harold

    Nov 23, 2017
    A parable of politics and race in America. The story of Chicago's first black mayor, Harold Washington, told two decades after his death. Washington died on November 25, 1987.

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    Oct 11, 1996
    Simulated worlds, Civil War reenactments, wax museums, simulated coal mines, fake ethnic restaurants, an ersatz Medieval castle and other re-created worlds that thrive all across America. (4 minutes)