Jimmy Kimmel, Sigourney Weaver, Bill Hader & more talk about how Bill Murray would react/celebrate/possibly die if the Chicago Cubs win the World Series. Comedic trailblazer Bill Murray receives the Mark Twain Prize Friday, Oct. 28th at 9/8c as part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival.
Hundreds of women dressed as 'Catrina' participated in an annual parade in Mexico City over the weekend. Catrina was created as a criticism of women who pretended to be of a higher class, even if it meant starving. #DayoftheDead #DiaDeMuertos (From PBS NewsHour)
Its effect can be explosive and painful: Harvard University professor Randall Kennedy has traced the history of the N-word to understand the evolution of the infamous racial slur. Kennedy joins special correspondent Charlayne Hunter-Gault to discuss this history, including reappropriations of the wo...
Your roundup of the 2016 presidential campaign from across public media. Connecting you to in-depth reporting and analysis on the candidates and the issues this election year. #electionPBS #NPRpolitics
The Contenders: The vice-presidential candidacies of Geraldine Ferraro and Sarah Palin are recalled. In 1984, Ferraro became the first female vice-presidential nominee of a major party when Democratic presidential nominee Walter Mondale selected her as his running mate. In 2008, Sarah Palin put additional cracks in the glass ceiling when Republican presidential nominee John McCain chose her as his running mate. IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION: A closed caption version of this program will be available soon after the completion of the Live Feed.
Did you know that Norman Lear’s controversial work on "All in the Family" led to a disclaimer from CBS? Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You premieres tonight at 9/8c on American Masters. #AmericanMasters
Have questions about student debt? We're talking to Sara Goldrick-Rab of Temple University and author of "Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid and the Betrayal of the American Dream." Ask Sara your questions in the comments!
She was featured recently in "How The Deck Is Stacked," our reporting project with FRONTLINE and Marketplace Business News: to.pbs.org/2eofFud #TheDeck