WAMU 88.5 : The Diane Rehm Show

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What It Means To Be A Millennial

Today's 20-somethings are politically progressive, at ease with technology and more ethnically diverse than previous generations. How millennials are re-defining traditional ideas of what it means to be an adult.

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Excerpted from "Fast Future: How the Millennial Generation Is Shaping Our World" by David D. Burstein
(Beacon Press, 2013). Reprinted with permission from Beacon Press.

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Excerpted from "Mission: Adulthood: How the 20-Somethings of Today Are Transforming Work, Love, and Life" by Hannah Seligson (Diversion Books, 2012). Reprinted with permission from Diversion Books.

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A Conversation With "Broad City" Co-Star Abbi Jacobson

What do Michelle Obama, Anna Wintour and Michael Jordan carry in their bags? Abbi Jacobson imagines the things you might find in her new illustrated book, "Carry This Book." We talk to the "Broad City" co-star about what you can learn from the contents of bags—and her success creating and starring in the hit Comedy Central show.

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New Approaches To Tackling Local Youth Hunger

The First Lady of Virginia Dorothy McAuliffe and other regional leaders are exploring new, innovative ways to combat local food insecurity.

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What Washington Really Thinks of the Rest of America

Kojo explores the surprising findings of a Johns Hopkins survey on what D.C.'s federal workers and unelected policy makers really think of the American public.


Researchers Build 'Nightmare Machine'

An MIT project rolled out just in time for Halloween uses artificial intelligence to generate horror images.

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