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This Is The Length Of Alex Trebek's Game Show Tenure — What Is 50 Years?

The longtime Jeopardy! host got his start in 1966 on a show for Canadian high schoolers called Reach for the Top. Fifty years in, he says spending time with smart people is the best part of his job.
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Tribeca Film Festival Kicks Off, Flaunting More Than Movies

The Tribeca Film festival starts this week and it's going to showcase a lot more than films.
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'Barbershop' Returns, With Shears In Hand And New Twists In Mind

The latest in the Barbershop movie franchise is out this weekend. Screenwriter Tracy Oliver, who co-wrote the screenplay, talks with NPR's Michel Martin.
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In 'Confirmation,' A Scathing Take On Our Troubles Discussing Race And Gender

The new HBO movie, which details the Supreme Court nomination hearings for Clarence Thomas, offers a powerful look at how badly the world handled the allegations against him, says NPR's Eric Deggans.
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#NPRpoetry Moment: What Do Toddlers And Politicians Have In Common?

All Things Considered is celebrating National Poetry Month by inviting listeners to submit their poems on Twitter with the hashtag #NPRpoetry. This time around, we get some pointed political humor.
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Not My Job: NASCAR Driver Matt Kenseth Gets Quizzed On Golf Carts

We're recording in Milwaukee this week, so we've invited a Wisconsin native to the show. We'll play a game called "Get a move on, pal!"
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#NPRreads: 3 Great Reads To Contemplate This Weekend

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.
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A Talk With Pulitzer Prize Winners Past

To mark the 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Prizes, Scott Simon will speak with past Pulitzer winners over the next few months. Simon previews this week's conversation with Annette Gordon-Reed.
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Pulitzer Prize Honors 100 Years Of Public Service Journalism

Monday, the Pulitzer Prize winners will be announced, and this year will mark the Pultizers' centennial. Scott Simon talks with Roy Harris, who's written a book about the awards, "Pulitzer's Gold."
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'Most Blessed Of The Patriarchs' Digs Into Thomas Jefferson's Hypocrisy

Thomas Jefferson is one of America's founders and, even after centuries, a mystery. Annette Gordon-Reed talks about the book she co-wrote with Peter Onuf, Most Blessed of the Patriarchs.

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