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Editor's Picks

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Each week, WAMU's Bluegrass Country brings you exciting and diverse programs that highlight a particular artist or aspect of bluegrass.


NPR

Alienating Leading Men: The Force Behind 'Listen Up Philip' And 'Majeure'

NPR film critic Bob Mondello reviews Listen Up Philip and Force Majeure -- 2 movies, he says, with compelling lead men who are impossible to empathize with.
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A Wisecracking Biochemist Shares Her Kitchen ABCs

Shirley Corriher, author of Cookwise: The Hows and Whys of Successful Cooking, has tips on taking the bitter bite out of coffee, and holding onto cabbage's red hue while it's in the pan.
NPR

For Republicans, Midterms About Getting Country 'Out Of The Mud'

Robert Siegel talks with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus ahead of the midterm elections.
NPR

New Facebook App A Throwback To Old Chatrooms

Facebook's new app, Rooms, harkens back to the days of 1990s anonymous chat rooms. New York Times tech reporter, Mike Isaac, talks about why having secret identities online is a good thing.