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Pop Culture Happy Hour Exclusive Preview

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 11:07pm

Trey Graham returns to Pop Culture Happy Hour for a discussion of the best bad movies. Then, Glen Weldon tests the panel in a top-secret quiz. Plus, what's making us happy this week.

A 'War' On Wheels: The Biker Shootout At Waco, And What Came Next

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 9:17pm

A shootout between two rival biker groups in Waco, Texas, left nine people dead. On this episode of Embedded, Kelly McEvers tries to understand what caused the fight.

Call A Random Swede? We Tried It Out

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 6:59pm

As a way to encourage communication between people from different countries, Sweden invited people from all over the world to call a number that would connect them to a random Swede. So we did.

Bill Clinton Clashes With Black Lives Matter Protesters

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 6:12pm

Bill Clinton sparred with protesters Thursday at a campaign event for his wife in Philadelphia. Clinton defended the 1994 crime bill that many blame for the mass incarceration of African-Americans.

Latin Roots: Boogaloo

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 5:41pm

Producer Aaron Levinson gives a history lesson on the cross-cultural phenomenon, which swept New York in the 1960s.

Cambodia Launches Plan To Reintroduce 'Functionally Extinct' Tigers

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 5:38pm

A successful revival would mean not only a healthier and more balanced ecosystem, but it could also boost Cambodia's ecotourism, bringing more revenue to the national economy.

Thao & The Get Down Stay Down On World Cafe

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 5:34pm

Hear the band perform new songs from A Man Alive, live from Thao Nguyen's Bay Area home.

Bill Clinton Gets Into Heated Exchange With Black Lives Matter Protester

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 5:26pm

Defending his 1994 crime bill to a protester, Clinton said "you are defending the people who kill the lives you say matter."

Jymie Merritt: The Beat Goes Deep

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 5:25pm

The Philadelphia bassist, soon to be 90, played with Blakey, Morgan and Roach. But in all that, he also developed his own rhythmic and harmonic concept. Appropriately, it's called Forerunner.




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