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Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
10.2 Chris Matthews In "Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked," MSNBC anchor Chris Matthews offers a firsthand and one-of-a-kind story of the friendship between President Reagan and Speaker of the House, Tip O'Neill. He draws on his own knowledge and extensive interviews for a timely lesson in how bipartisan cooperation can work. (5 of 7) 505 MO 07/14/14 04:00am 00:59:00 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Erik Larson/ Robert Siegel Best-selling nonfiction author Erik Larson discusses his books "In the Garden of the Beasts," "Devil in the White City," and "Thunderstruck with NPR's Robert Siegel". (5 of 12) 405 SU 07/20/14 06:00pm 00:59:00 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Erik Larson/ Robert Siegel Best-selling nonfiction author Erik Larson discusses his books "In the Garden of the Beasts," "Devil in the White City," and "Thunderstruck with NPR's Robert Siegel". (5 of 12) 405 MO 07/21/14 04:00am 00:59:00 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Elaine Pagels and Gustav Niebuhr Elaine Pagels, religion scholar and author is considered one of the world's foremost religion scholars. She discusses the roots of dissent, violence and division in the world's religions. She is interviewed by Gustav Niebuhr, Associate Professor in Religion and the Media, Syracuse University, and the former Religion Correspondent for The New York Times. (1 of 7) 501 SU 07/27/14 06:00pm 00:59:00 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Elaine Pagels and Gustav Niebuhr Elaine Pagels, religion scholar and author is considered one of the world's foremost religion scholars. She discusses the roots of dissent, violence and division in the world's religions. She is interviewed by Gustav Niebuhr, Associate Professor in Religion and the Media, Syracuse University, and the former Religion Correspondent for The New York Times. (1 of 7) 501 MO 07/28/14 04:00am 00:59:00 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Pat Conroy Pat Conroy, the author of "The Prince of Tides" discusses his powerful memoir "The Death of Santini". (4 of 7) 504 SU 08/03/14 06:00pm 00:59:00 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Pat Conroy Pat Conroy, the author of "The Prince of Tides" discusses his powerful memoir "The Death of Santini". (4 of 7) 504 MO 08/04/14 04:00am 00:59:00 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Siddhartha Mukherjee/David Scadden Leading cancer researchers Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee and Dr. David Scadden discuss Mukherjee's book, "The Emperor of All Maladies". (2 of 12) 402 SU 08/10/14 06:00pm 00:56:30 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Siddhartha Mukherjee/David Scadden Leading cancer researchers Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee and Dr. David Scadden discuss Mukherjee's book, "The Emperor of All Maladies". (2 of 12) 402 MO 08/11/14 04:00am 00:56:30 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Michio Kaku/James Canton Michio Kaku, a leader in the field of theoretical physics, and futurist James Canton discusses Kaku's book, "Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100". (3 of 12) 403 SU 08/17/14 06:00pm 00:56:30 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Michio Kaku/James Canton Michio Kaku, a leader in the field of theoretical physics, and futurist James Canton discusses Kaku's book, "Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100". (3 of 12) 403 MO 08/18/14 04:00am 00:56:30 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Richard Ellis and Jeff Corwin Richard Ellis, author of "On Thin Ice: The Changing World of the Polar Bear," discusses his book with Jeff Corwin, host of "Animal Planet". (3 of 13) 203 SU 08/24/14 06:00pm 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Richard Ellis and Jeff Corwin Richard Ellis, author of "On Thin Ice: The Changing World of the Polar Bear," discusses his book with Jeff Corwin, host of "Animal Planet". (3 of 13) 203 MO 08/25/14 04:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Steven Pinker Harvard University professor Steven Pinker talks about his controversial history of violence, T"he Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined". (12 of 12) 412 SU 08/31/14 06:00pm 00:59:00 - (CC) × ST