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Caption: http://jobtalkradio.org, Credit: Job Talk LLC
Dave and Doug resurrect memories of old cars as they talk with a restorer of Volkswagen buses. How to turn your hobby in to a business, right here ...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 13:46
Caption: The Wine Fellers
A funny look at the things French People Find Strange About The U.S.

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Oldtime, bluegrass, and psychograss pioneers Darol Anger & Mike Marshall recorded live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkans...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Where would you find a sports commentator talking about high cheese and ducks on a pond? Here's a hint: both terms are part of what make the langua...

Bought by KXCR, WSLR, KTSW 89.9, WNJR, WYAP and more


  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Karen Turman, Assistant Professor of French at Winona State University, compares Prince to a 19th Century French Dandy.

  • Added: Oct 04, 2017
  • Length: 50:38
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The Anniversary of the Death of the Hippie

  • Added: Oct 03, 2017
  • Length: 09:23
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Restaurant jargon, military slang, and modern Greek turns of phrase. Some restaurants now advertise that they sell "clean" sandwiches. But that doe...

Bought by KXCR, KREV-LP, WSLR, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Sep 28, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Grammy award winning Oldtime singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Dom Flemons, accompanied by the versatile Brian Farrow, recorded live at...

  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Old time fiddling husband and wife duo “Spencer & Rains” recorded live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, inter...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Hundreds of years ago, the word girl didn't necessarily mean a female child. In the 14th and 15th centuries, the term "girl" could refer to a child...

Bought by KXCR, KREV-LP, WSLR, KTSW 89.9, WYAP and more


  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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How many bulbs of garlic will you need when you're making Bagna Cauda? Food Historian Simone Cinotto has the answer.

  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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This week on "A Way with Words”: The language we use to cover up our age, and covering up a secret message. Do you ever find yourself less-than-spe...

Bought by KXCR, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KTSW 89.9, KREV-LP, WYAP and more


  • Added: Sep 14, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Carter Family legacy Dale Jett & "Hello Stranger" perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews wi...

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Original Ozark old time folk minstrels and songwriting group “Sad Daddy” recorded live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkans...

  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Choosing language that helps resolve interpersonal conflict. Sometimes a question is really just a veiled form of criticism. Understanding the diff...

Bought by KXCR, KREV-LP, WSLR, WYAP, and WEZU


  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:47:30
  • Purchases: 5
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Life in the 1970's with Tricky Dick...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2017
  • Length: 02:37:32
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A wingnut is a handy, stabilizing piece of hardware. So why is it a pejorative term for those of a certain political persuasion? Also, is there som...

Bought by KXCR, KREV-LP, WSLR, WETD, WYAP and more


  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Our youngest listeners have questions about everything from love to one of their favorite foods. Kids ask why we might end a text with the letters ...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KXCR, WESM 91.3 FM, KTSW 89.9, and WEZU


  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:45
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Original Ozark guitar wizard Danny Dozier performs live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with Dann...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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The words we choose can change attitudes--and change lives. A swing-dance instructor has switched to gender-neutral language when teaching couples....

Bought by KXCR, KREV-LP, WSLR, KTSW 89.9, WYAP and more


  • Added: Aug 24, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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This week on "A Way with Words": Grant and Martha discuss the L-word--or two L-words, actually: liberal and libertarian. They reflect different pol...

Bought by KXCR, WSLR, WETD, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Aug 17, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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In the early 1970’s, author Studs Terkel went around the country with a reel-to-reel tape recorder interviewing people about their jobs. The result...

Bought by WHYY, KUER, WVPE, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, Troy Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 13, 2017
  • Length: 54:59
  • Purchases: 34
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Echoes of the Greatest Generation, and a tasty bite of history. The language and melodies of military marching songs can connect grown children wit...

Bought by KXCR, WETD, KREV-LP, WSLR, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Muslim pirates and encroaching immigrants inspire Greeks to wreak some havoc of their own... and then there was Saladin...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:26:40
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Modern folk minstrels Cindy Woolf and Mark Bilyeu perform live at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with Cindy an...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:59