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What we're talking about this week: Hillary fans aren't thrilled with Legal Seafoods, what's on the president's plate and the one issue everyone agrees on — fried chicken forever!



How Fast Food Changed America

America is a land of golden arches. But it hasn’t always been that way. We talk with Andrew Smith about the birth of the “most significant culinary trend” of the last 50 years.

Saturday at 12pm and Thursday at 9pm on 89.7 WGBH



Sung Into the Presidency: A Brief History of The Campaign Song

If the idea behind a campaign song is to get your candidate elected, then the one that started it all was a flop.


Arts & Culture

Open Studio with Jared Bowen

It’s a special fashion edition of Open Studio with Jared Bowen. Jared explores Madeleine Albright’s collection of brooches and pins, interviews fashion photographer Mario Testino, and more.

Friday at 8:30pm on WGBH 2


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Black Lives Matter in Brazil: Boston Delegates Protest Before Olympics

In the run up to the games, critics say police have wrongly targeted multiple Afro-Brazilians in the city's shantytowns, known as favelas

Craving Boston

7 Tasty Prepared Foods From Local Farmers' Markets

Show love to small-batch local foodmakers (and your taste buds!) with these 7 prepared foods from area farmers’ markets.


Jazz 24/7

Presenting Jazz 24/7, a new online service featuring selections from Eric in the Evening. Listen all day, every day to the unbounded variety of the jazz music - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Slipping into the Dark Web

The internet is a vast, unmapped world. There’s the surface, which you can easily get to, and then, there’s everything else.

Supernature: Wild Flyers

Crowded Skies

The sky is a crowded world where mammals, birds and insects hunt, escape, mate, defend territory, sleep and even die. Survival depends not just on beating gravity, but also out-flying the competition.

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