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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/hd4boJ-4anI6vf_jK3q4Ww==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false What lies beyond the art of giving and receiving? Ellie, a liberal Democrat and kind-hearted masseuse, decides she wants to share the gift of life with a stranger. Five hundred miles away, Kathy loses hope of receiving a transplant until she hears from Ellie. Over the course of four years, both... /episodes/get/29951 /episode/29951 Perfect Strangers /episode-player/29951

They are Perfect Strangers until Ellie wants to share the gift of life with Kathy.

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Wed, 03/25/2015 - 08:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/tWfaBfZ4U9RBNifFsLC-kg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false The portrait of Patsy Desmond, an "it girl” who seemingly had it all yet struggled with bipolar disorder; a failed suicide attempt leaves her unable to swallow. Learning to Swallow captures Patsy’s raw honesty and wit even as she becomes increasingly frail. However, hope and an undying spirit... /episodes/get/35982 /episode/35982 Learning to Swallow /episode-player/35982

Learning to Swallow is the raw portrait of Patsy, who is struggling with bipolar disorder.

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Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/6t5R7SLNos_eJX1Murk-mA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Dionicia and her son, José Luis, have gambled their futures on horse racing. Much like 11 million undocumented immigrants in America, she is trying to find a way out of poverty. In fact she lives and works in the stables at a racetrack. But with the racetrack closing, Dionicia must rethink her... /episodes/get/28860 /episode/28860 Stable Life /episode-player/28860

Stable Life documents the undocumented through one woman's life and family at a racetrack.

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Tue, 03/17/2015 - 04:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365437618/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false A conversation between America ReFramed's host Natasha Del Toro, and filmmakers Pamela Hogan & Connie Shulman (Looks Like Laury, Sounds Like Laury). /episodes/get/29932 /episode/29932 Looks Like Laury, Sounds Like Laury | Digital /episode-player/29932

A conversation between Natasha Del Toro, and Pamela Hogan & Connie Shulman (Laury).

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Thu, 03/12/2015 - 04:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/tWfaBfZ4U9RBNifFsLC-kg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false The portrait of Patsy Desmond, an "it girl” who seemingly had it all yet struggled with bipolar disorder; a failed suicide attempt leaves her unable to swallow. Learning to Swallow captures Patsy’s raw honesty and wit even as she becomes increasingly frail. However, hope and an undying spirit... /episodes/get/29058 /episode/29058 Learning to Swallow /episode-player/29058

Learning to Swallow is the raw portrait of Patsy, who is struggling with bipolar disorder.

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Wed, 03/11/2015 - 08:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/HGBQ-wG6CfZDzFAHOAVgXA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false At 45, Laury, an actress and mother of two, had a reputation as the quickest wit in the room. At 46, she began forgetting words and soon could barely speak. Follow Laury in her descent to fronto-temporal dementia (early onset dementia) in a personal portrait of a woman who is facing the unthinkable... /episodes/get/28687 /episode/28687 Looks Like Laury, Sounds Like Laury /episode-player/28687

Looks Like Laury, Sounds Like Laury, a love story about family, friends and dementia.

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Mon, 03/09/2015 - 12:00
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