GUEST: J.B. Smoove. J.B. Smoove of Curb Your Enthusiasm and Four Courses explains why the comic will never be extinct.
The Open Mind
A half hour weekly public affairs broadcast, THE OPEN MIND is a thoughtful excursion into the world of ideas, exploring issues of national and public concern with the most compelling minds of our times. Hosted by Alexander Heffner.
Guest: Bill Adair. Bill Adair, creator of Politifact and Knight Professor of Journalism at Duke University, talks about whether truth is still informing public discourse.
GUEST: Guy Davis. Musician Guy Davis talks about the political activism of his newest album Kokomo Kidd.
Guests: Emily Bell and Jay Rosen. Emily Bell of the Tow Center and Jay Rosen of PressThink talk about social media's influence on the press and mass movements.
GUEST: Ben Rattray. Ben Rattray, founder of Change.org, talks about empowering people to participate in politics