The guest highlights for August 2012 illustrated the different facets of one thing: humanity.
The veteran funnyman comments on bringing comedy to social commentary on the world.
The Duke University professor explains his groundbreaking work, detailed in the text, Critical Decisions.
The New York magazine’s national affairs editor and Game Change author weighs in on the presidential campaign.
Salon.com’s editor-at-large weighs in on the presidential campaign.
The three-time Grammy winner discusses his latest projects, including his second novel, the new season of his TV show on VH1 and an upcoming CD.
The actor-director recounts how and why he got into travel writing and shares stories from his new memoir, The Longest Way Home.
The world-renowned economist and co-founder of the nonprofit Millennium Promise Alliance explains his work on economic development and the fight against poverty.
The former FDIC chair talks about her role on the Systemic Risk Council and her assessment of the U.S. financial crisis, as detailed in her book Bull by the Horns.
The show business powerhouse reflects on her life and career, as described in her humorous memoir, My Mother Was Nuts.