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  • Economist Paul Krugman

    The Nobel Prize-winning economist and Princeton University professor assesses the impact of the continuing brinksmanship that dominates Washington.

    12:58
    Air Date: September 30, 2013
    Economist Paul Krugman
    September 30, 2013 | 12:58
  • Comedian-actor Bob Newhart

    The TV veteran and comedy icon reflects on his first primetime Emmy win after more than 50 years in show business.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 27, 2013
    Comedian-actor Bob Newhart
    September 27, 2013 | 26:42
  • Singer Linda Ronstadt, Part 2

    In the second part of a revealing conversation, Ronstadt discusses her career and recent Parkinson’s diagnosis.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 26, 2013
    Singer Linda Ronstadt, Part 2
    September 26, 2013 | 26:42
  • Singer Linda Ronstadt, Part 1

    In the first of two nights with the music superstar, Ronstadt reflects on her fascinating journey, as chronicled in her new memoir, Simple Dreams.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 25, 2013
    Singer Linda Ronstadt, Part 1
    September 25, 2013 | 26:42
  • Writer-director-producer J.J. Abrams

    The Emmy-winning hero to sci-fi followers everywhere previews his TV and film projects.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 24, 2013
    Writer-director-producer J.J. Abrams
    September 24, 2013 | 26:42
  • Actress-writer Najla Said

    Said reflects on being caught between two worlds and negotiating Arab identity in America, which she writes about in her memoir.

    12:41
    Air Date: September 23, 2013
    Actress-writer Najla Said
    September 23, 2013 | 12:41
  • Professor Andrew Bacevich

    The retired Army colonel-turned-college professor and author of Breach of Trust examines the separation between the American public and its professional military.

    11:21
    Air Date: September 23, 2013
    Professor Andrew Bacevich
    September 23, 2013 | 11:21
  • Emmy-winning actor James Cromwell

    An Emmy winner for his supporting role in the FX hit, American Horror Story: Asylum, Cromwell discusses his romantic lead role in the indie film, Still Mine.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 20, 2013
    Emmy-winning actor James Cromwell
    September 20, 2013 | 26:42
  • Writer-musician James McBride

    Highly successful in two careers, McBride unpacks his latest novel, The Good Lord Bird, which, since our sit-down, won the 2013 National Book Award for fiction.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 19, 2013
    Writer-musician James McBride
    September 19, 2013 | 26:42
  • Emmy-nominated actress Laura Dern

    The award-winning actress opens up about her character in the HBO series, Enlightened, which she also co-created.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 18, 2013
    Emmy-nominated actress Laura Dern
    September 18, 2013 | 26:42
  • Journalist Mark Leibovich

    The veteran political journalist dissects his text, This Town, one of the hottest political books of the year.

    24:26
    Air Date: September 17, 2013
    Journalist Mark Leibovich
    September 17, 2013 | 24:26
  • Long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad

    The world-class athlete reflects on the mental, physical and spiritual strength that brought her to her goal.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 16, 2013
    Long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad
    September 16, 2013 | 26:42
  • Birmingham church bombing: 50th Anniversary – Lisa McNair; Dianne Braddock

    In separate conversations, McNair and Braddock comment on the 50th anniversary of the event that galvanized the civil rights movement in the U.S.

    13:58
    Air Date: September 13, 2013
    Birmingham church bombing: 50th Anniversary – Lisa McNair; Dianne Braddock
    September 13, 2013 | 13:58
  • Birmingham church bombing: 50th Anniversary – Attorney Douglas Jones

    The former U.S. attorney reflects on the significance of events in Birmingham, AL 50 years ago.

    10:04
    Air Date: September 13, 2013
    Birmingham church bombing: 50th Anniversary – Attorney Douglas Jones
    September 13, 2013 | 10:04