Archive for November, 2011

R.A. Brown, Kathryn Petras

November 11 . 2011

R.A. Brown’s new gripping legal thriller, Created Equal, then Kathryn Petras with The Stupidest Things Ever Said.

Brian Greene

November 10 . 2011

Brian Greene, one of our foremost physicists and science writers, takes us on a captivating exploration of  parallel worlds and reveals how much of reality’s true nature may be deeply hidden within them in The Hidden Reality.

John Shelby Spong

November 9 . 2011

John Shelby Spong presents Re-Claiming the Bible for a Non-Religious World, a book designed to take readers into the contemporary academic debate about the Bible.

Ian Millhiser, Mary Griffitts

November 9 . 2011

A three-judge panel from the D.C. Circuit court has upheld the constitutionality of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act and Ian Millhiser with the Center for American Progress tells us what that means. Then Mary Griffitts, a jury consultant talks about what’s next for the jurors in the Dr. Conrad Murray trial.

David McRaney

November 7 . 2011

You believe you are a rational, logical being who sees the world as it really is, but journalist David McRaney is here to tell you that you’re as deluded as the rest of us in You Are Not So Smart.

Judy Collins, Juliane Koepcke

November 4 . 2011

Sweet Judy Blue Eyes is the deeply personal, honest, and revealing memoir of folk legend Judy Collins. Juliane Koepcke shares the private moments of her survival and rescue in an air crash that happened 40 years ago in When I Fell From the Sky.

Terry O’Neill, Ken Ballen

November 3 . 2011

Mississippi will vote on a constitutional amendment declaring that embryos are people, a move that would outlaw abortion and could criminalize other birth control methods. Terry O’Neill with NOW joins us. Then, author Ken Ballen talks about Terrorists in Love.

Diana B. Henriques, Marty London

November 2 . 2011

The Madoff family is talking about their shame and the crime that Bernie committed. Diana B. Henriques has written The Wizard of Lies, a book about the Bernie Madoff scandal. Then, Marty London talks about how he found the body of Mark Madoff and what happened after Bernie confessed.

 

Pamela Hartzband, Jerome Groopman

November 1 . 2011

Your Medical Mind has the essential tools for making the best medical decisions, cutting through the confusion caused by the health-care system, the media, and gaps in our own reasoning. Drs. Jerome Groopman and Pamela Hartzband show us how to chart a clear path through this sea of confusion.