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Busting Stereotypes To Become A Prima Ballerina

Misty Copeland is one of the few African-American solo dancers with the American Ballet Theatre. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Copeland about her memoir, Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina.

Panel Round Two

More questions for the panel: A True Spectacle, Eyetooth Witness, Condiment Crisis.


Carl reads three news-related limericks: Methodical Blather, Plethora of Poultry, The D1N0 Virus.

Lightning Fill In The Blank

All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.


Our panelists predict what words will appear on the newly revamped SATs.

Who's Carl This Time

Carl Kasell reads three quotes from the week's news: Putin's New Occupation, The Old College Try, Padre Mouth.

Panel Round One

The Threshold of Manhood.

Bluff The Listener

Our panelists tell three stories about a Jeopardy! champion starting a new career, only one of which is true.

A Native American Tribe Hopes Digital Currency Boosts Its Sovereignty

Members of the Oglala Lakota Nation have made their own digital currency — a sort of Bitcoin. They hope that having their own crypto-currency, called MazaCoin, will strengthen their independence.
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The Changing Nature Of Workplace Benefits

We explore changes in workplace benefits like pensions and health care, as well as what health care reform means for those who are locked into a job for the benefits.