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Jacques Cousteau on Atlantis and Cognac
"We're going to investigate every single one of these hypotheses, and we'll tell you what
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Oliver Sacks on Ripe Bananas
"I’m very interested in how people adapt to extremes” - Oliver Sacks on July 28, 1996
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Leonard Cohen on Moonlight
“I don’t feel any compulsion just to stand under the spotlight night after night unless I
S1 Ep74 | 5m 34s
Stevie Wonder on Keys of Life
"If God didn‘t want me to sing it, he wouldn‘t have given me the talent to do it“ - Stevie
S1 Ep71 | 5m 22s
Aldous Huxley on Technodictators
"If you want to preserve your power indefinitely, you have to get the consent of the rule.
S1 Ep70 | 6m 5s
Marlene Dietrich on Sex Symbols
Marlene Dietrich in 1969, as interviewed by Jay Kent Hackleman
S1 Ep69 | 5m 25s
Nora Ephron on Crazy Salad
"It’s okay being a woman now. I like it. Try it some time.” - Nora Ephron, 1975
S1 Ep68 | 5m 34s
Bob Dylan at 20 on Freak Shows
“I‘m never going to become rich and famous” - Bob Dylan in 1962.
S1 Ep67 | 4m 37s
Frank Zappa on Fads
"I don‘t think that there‘s a girl around that would fit in with what we do."
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Rod Serling on Kamikazes
Rod Serling interviewed in 1963.
S1 Ep65 | 5m 14s
Cher on Kitsch
“I’m a cookie-decorating mom. I don’t bake them. I decorate them.“
S1 Ep64 | 5m 39s
Martin Scorsese on Framing
"Sometimes when it all comes together ... you become the film you’re making."
S1 Ep63 | 5m 20s
Carl Sagan on Extraterrestrials
Carl Sagan on October 4, 1985, as told to Studs Terkel.
S1 Ep62 | 4m 50s
Richard Feynman on What It Means
"The key was somehow to know what was important and what was not important."
S1 Ep61 | 5m 31s
Buckminster Fuller on The Geodesic Life
Buckminster Fuller in 1965, as told to Studs Terkel
S1 Ep60 | 5m 46s
Dame Stephanie Shirley on Survival Code
Dame Stephanie Shirley in 2010 from an oral history at the British Library.
S1 Ep59 | 4m 43s
Jane Goodall on Instinct
"When I was about 10, 11 I fell in love with Tarzan." - Jane Goodall, 2002
S1 Ep58 | 5m 42s
Temple Grandin On Her Search Engine
"Everything in my mind works like a search engine set for the image function."
S1 Ep57 | 4m 31s
Frank Lloyd Wright on Arrogance
“Any man who really has faith in himself will be dubbed arrogant by his fellows”
S1 Ep56 | 5m 22s
Sally Ride on Dumb Questions
Sally Ride in 1983 as interviewed by Gloria Steinem.
S1 Ep55 | 6m 9s
Garrison Keillor on Humor
"There was a price to be paid for being interested in fiction.” - Garrison Keillor, 1994
S1 Ep54 | 5m 43s
Nina Simone on Shock
"I feel more alive now than I ever have in my life." - Nina Simone
S1 Ep53 | 5m 23s
Kurt Vonnegut on Man-Eating Lampreys
"Nothing means anything" - Kurt Vonnegut on November 8, 1970
S1 Ep52 | 5m 44s
Bill Murray on Being Obnoxious
"I‘m just an obnoxious guy who can make it appear charming." - Bill Murray
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