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#141: (Pt. 2) Mission: Impossible - Fallout / Mission: Impossible (1996)

The Next Picture Show

After two decades, the Mission Impossible franchise is still finding a way to raise the stakes.

62 Min

Aug 14, 2018

160. Bassem Youssef (political satirist) – Now I Have to Answer for This?

Think Again – a Big Think Podcast

In Egypt, comedy can be a matter of life and death. But life in America's no cakewalk either. Political satirist Bassem Youssef on reinventing yourself, crossing cultural lines, and the future of space exploration.

43 Min

Aug 11, 2018

Surprises

Selected Shorts

Guest host Jane Kaczmarek presents three stories with surprising twists and turns.

58 Min

Aug 9, 2018

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32 min
Aug 8, 2018
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Francesca Coppa explains the fascinating history of fan fiction, and why she's become an advocate for it in academia.

26 min
Aug 8, 2018
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Featuring Kate Greathead and Tracy Chong

52 min
Aug 7, 2018
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How Brian DePalma helped shape the Mission: Impossible franchise, while exerting his own iconoclastic style.

51 min
Aug 4, 2018
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When you’re a Hasidic woman in Borough Park, Brooklyn, starting an ambulance corps is a radical act. Documentary filmmaker Paula Eiselt on the push-pull of identity and cultural change in her film 93Queen.

36 min
Aug 3, 2018
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Featuring Sandi Marx and Toria Stafford

59 min
Aug 2, 2018
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Guest host David Strathairn presents three stories about families.

60 min
Jul 30, 2018
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How SORRY TO BOTHER YOU and PUTNEY SWOPE compare in their views of race and capitalism, and use of satire and surrealism.

66 min
Jul 28, 2018
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On hallucinating a teensy Virgin Mary in a water fountain, our weird relationship to fame, her stint as an elf-hunting camp counselor, and more in what feels like a 4 am college conversation with the inimitable Parker Posey.

46 min
Jul 27, 2018
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The Switched on Pop Summer Throwback Series continues! This time, with a deep dive into the musical detritus of the 1990s.

35 min
Jul 26, 2018
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Plus! He reveals his phone call with Madonna and the details for his upcoming wedding.

58 min
Jul 26, 2018
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Guest host Kate Burton presents two stories about destiny.

32 min
Jul 26, 2018
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Featuring Cindy Joe and Patrick Honner

26 min
Jul 25, 2018
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Constructed langauges -- or conlangs for short -- are a valuable tool in worldbuilding. But once a conlang is let out in the world, the fans can do anything they want with it.

49 min
Jul 24, 2018
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"Welcome to Your Authentic Indian Experience TM" by Rebecca Roanhorse

49 min
Jul 24, 2018
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Capitalism, race, and what it takes to burn down an unjust system.

55 min
Jul 21, 2018
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Do not succumb to “funklessness”. Join us as we nerd out to a staggering degree on utopian afrofuturism, David Bowie, and the sci-fi-inflected music of the ‘70s. With Jason Heller, Hugo-award winning author of Strange Stars.

32 min
Jul 20, 2018
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Featuring Matthew Dicks and Simon Donner

31 min
Jul 20, 2018
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Plus: Us Weekly's Royal contributor Omid Scobie gives Us the scoop from inside Prince Louis Christening day, President Trump's visit with The Queen and the latest on Prince George and Princess Charlotte.

58 min
Jul 19, 2018
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Guest host Andy Borowitz intros four hilarious pieces featured in his anthology "The 50 Funniest American Writers."

20 min
Jul 18, 2018
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Busta Rhymes gets candid about his crush on Janet Jackson and social media star Hannah Hart helps Us break down the top Us Weekly stories.

57 min
Jul 17, 2018
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Visceral reactions to the new Toni Collette-starring horror film.

23 min
Jul 16, 2018
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Listen to our royal expert dish the secrets of Duchess Kate’s fabulous Wimbledon hairstyles plus an interview with drybar founder Alli Webb on how a blowout can change your vibe.

31 min
Jul 13, 2018
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Featuring Anthony Morgan and Elorm Avakame

58 min
Jul 12, 2018
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Guest host Jane Kaczmarek presents two stories based on fairy tales.

28 min
Jul 11, 2018
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Listeners discuss how they've grieved the loss of their favorite fictional characters.

12 min
Jul 11, 2018
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Kristin Cavallari dishes all about her new show, 'Very Cavallari,' her marriage to Jay Cutler and gives advice on how to navigate those first few months of motherhood!

44 min
Jul 10, 2018
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Grief and psychic distress are the ties that bind the new Toni Collette-starring horror film and Nicholas Roeg's 1973 thriller.

21 min
Jul 9, 2018
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Kaia Gerber’s major volume at Paris Fashion Week, and Kate Middleton’s ‘do for Prince Louis’ christening

40 min
Jul 7, 2018
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In her vivid, dreamlike new book of short stories, Florida is a humid, seething organism that wants to eat you. Snake-infested. Full of sinkholes. A thing to resist, get lost in, surrender to, and sometimes, temporarily escape.

17 min
Jul 6, 2018
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Jen Peros and Writer Sarah Hearon talk all about Meghan Mania and how the Duchess has handled her first two months in her new royal role.

59 min
Jul 5, 2018
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Guest host Jane Kaczmarek presents three stories about strange encounters.

22 min
Jul 5, 2018
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Patricia Krentcil aka Tan Mom, was arrested and charged with second-degree child endangerment after someone alleged she let her 5-year-old daughter bake in a tanning bed.

13 min
Jul 4, 2018
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John Michael Higgins, who got nostalgic talking about his movie career, which includes 'Pitch Perfect' and 'The Break-Up.' Plus, he gives Us all the details on his new game show, 'America Says.'

30 min
Jul 2, 2018
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July 4 hairstyles plus Kristin Ess, Lauren Conrad and Lucy Hale’s hair guru, shares her pro tricks for adding a scarf into any ‘do!

33 min
Jun 29, 2018
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Featuring Jo Handelsman & Sage Forbes-Gray

15 min
Jun 28, 2018
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‘Flip or Flop’ star Christina El Moussa who opened up about her split from Tarek, her new show and her relationship with Ant Anstead!

63 min
Jun 27, 2018
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Superhero vs Superspy: two versions of 60s-set heroism.

26 min
Jun 27, 2018
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Why did Fahrenheit 451 jump to the top of bestseller lists after the 2016 election? Neil Gaiman and others explain why this classic novel may be more relevant than ever.

27 min
Jun 27, 2018
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Featuring Charlie Cook and Shayle Matsuda

24 min
Jun 25, 2018
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The best looks on the 2018 BET Awards red carpet, plus Olivia Culpo’s stylist Justine Marjan tells Us her hair hacks, including how to use bobby pins for hot summer looks.

47 min
Jun 23, 2018
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Guns as currency. Guns as status. Guns as the power of the unpredictable. Stanford Historian Priya Satia on how we got where we are today.

28 min
Jun 22, 2018
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Featuring Arielle Duhaime-Ross and Marco Quesada

23 min
Jun 22, 2018
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We compare his promising words of ’94 to his most recent Rolling Stone interview. Turns out, the Johnny of the past isn’t too different from the Johnny of today…

21 min
Jun 21, 2018
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Steve Gold and Fredrik Eklund talk all about the new season of ‘Million Dollar Listing New York.’ Plus they dish on babies, dating and real estate rivalry on this weeks episode of In Case You Missed Us!

58 min
Jun 21, 2018
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Guest host Andy Borowitz shares some of his favorite comic writing.

24 min
Jun 19, 2018
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Meghan Markle’s New Look Plus Catherine Deneuve’s Colorist Tells Us How Haircolor Can Make You Look Younger

18 min
Jun 18, 2018
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Meghan Markle and Queen Elizabeth’s new friendship! Details on their first royal engagement together, how they’ve bonded and how Meghan is taking style clues from the late Princess Diana.

53 min
Jun 16, 2018
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Humanity is on the move. Fleeing war, oppression, poverty…millions leave their home countries daily in search of asylum. IT WILL BE CHAOS filmmakers Lorena Luciano and Filippo Piscopo on what this means for Europe and the world.

34 min
Jun 15, 2018
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Featuring Eva Higginbotham and Nisse Greenberg

58 min
Jun 14, 2018
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Guest host Maulik Pancholy presents a show about the past, the future, and how time flies.

16 min
Jun 14, 2018
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Sit down with Mama June and Honey Boo Boo to talk all about the new season of 'From Not To Hot,' Mama June's wedding plans and their big mother/daughter pageant!

25 min
Jun 13, 2018
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As Magic the Gathering celebrates its 25th anniversary, I talk with designers at Wizards of the Coast about how they create a cohesive sense of story in over 10,000 non-sequential playing cards.

51 min
Jun 11, 2018
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Writer/director Paul Schrader's latest is about a despairing pastor (Ethan Hawke), a "God's Lonely Man" in the tradition of Taxi Driver's Travis Bickle.

22 min
Jun 11, 2018
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Tony’s Red Carpet recap plus Beyoncé’s haircolorist Rita Hazan fills Us in on Queen Bey’s brand new On the Run II tour pale bright blonde!

21 min
Jun 8, 2018
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Now that the couple have returned from their honeymoon, it’s all about work…and planning their end of the year to start a family.

28 min
Jun 8, 2018
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Featuring Alison Smith and Peter Brannen

21 min
Jun 7, 2018
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This week we head back to the mid-‘90s to revisit a relationship between Hollywood’s powerhouses, Brad Pitt and Gwyneth Paltrow.

27 min
Jun 7, 2018
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This week it’s all about reality TV on In Case You Missed Us! We have are sitting down with 'Bachelor' fan favorite Sean Lowe and 'Souther Charm's' Kathryn Dennis and Craig Conover.

58 min
Jun 7, 2018
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Guest host Cynthia Nixon presents two stories featuring man's best friend.

34 min
Jun 5, 2018
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Read by David Strathairn

58 min
Jun 2, 2018
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Walking all over the English countryside picking up trash, the genitalia of the spotted hyena, and many other subjects comical and deadly serious.

24 min
Jun 1, 2018
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On this weeks episode, we talk with special guest Rob Shuter about Harry and Meghan’s first two weeks of wedded bliss!

25 min
Jun 1, 2018
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Featuring Moni Avello and Morgan Givens

14 min
May 31, 2018
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This week on In Case You Missed Us, we’re sitting down with Kevin and Danielle Jonas to talk all about life with two kids, their secret to their eight year marriage and the possibility of a Jonas Brothers reunion!

58 min
May 31, 2018
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Guest host Robert Sean Leonard presents three stories with animal connections.

56 min
May 30, 2018
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How to break the fourth wall without losing the audience.