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"Make it work," the fashion guru tells designers on Project Runway. But life hasn't always "worked" for Gunn. He talks with Terry Gross about being bullied, being gay in the '60s and '70s, and how...
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There's a wonderful 1982 memoir called An Orphan in History by the late Village Voice writer Paul Cowan. It's about Cowan's search for his European Jewish roots, and in it he says something about the...
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The Beatles perform one of their songs while filming A Hard Day's Night in 1...
Back in 1964, movie audiences were treated to three hit musicals. Two of them – Mary Poppins and My Fair Lady – won scads of Oscars. But it was the third that announced the future, and it did so from...
Veterinarian Vint Virga says that animals in zoos, like this lion, need to h...
From feisty kittens to pacing cheetahs, Vint Virga knows animal behavior.A veterinarian who specializes in behavioral medicine, Virga has treated many household pets in his clinic. But for the past...
July 25, 2014 thru July 27, 2014 NPR Music, WFUV in New York City and FolkAlley.com are headed to the 2014 Newport Folk Festival this month! Potential acts from the main stage include: Ryan...
FRIDAY, JULY 25, 2014 - 6:00PM ET Ryan Adams used to be the picture of ramshackle prolificacy — a man with Prince's desire to flood the market with product, not to mention an equally...
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When Germany invaded the Soviet Union during World War II, Nazi commanders had another worry besides the Red Army. Epidemics of typhus fever, which is transmitted by body lice, killed untold numbers...