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    Book Discussion on The Mercy of the Sky

    Holly Bailey talked about her book The Mercy of the Sky: The Story of a Tornado, in which she recalls a tornado that struck her hometown, Moore, Oklahoma, on May 20, 2013. The storm, the…

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    Book Discussion on Infested

    Brooke Borel talked about her book Infested: How the Bed Bug Infiltrated Our Bedrooms and Took Over the World , in which she provides a history of the bed bug, a species that may be more…

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    Book Discussion on So You've Been Publicly Shamed

    Jon Ronson talked about his book, So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed, about public shaming in the Internet age and its impact on the lives of people who have been targeted.

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    Book Discussion on The Meaty Truth

    Amy-Lee Goodman talked about her book The Meaty Truth: Why Our Food Is Destroying Our Health and Environment-and Who Is Responsible, in which she a critical look at America’s food…

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    Book Discussion on Citizens of the Green Room

    Mark Leibovich talked about his book Citizens of the Green Room: Profiles in Courage and Self-Delusion, in which he profiles Washington’s elite and those who are trying to join their…

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    Book Discussion on Book of Woe

    Psychotherapist Gary Greenberg presented a history of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) used by the American Psychiatric Association to assign definitions to…

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    Book Discussion on Glock: The Rise of America's Gun

    Paul Barrett reports on the creation and ubiquitous use of the Glock pistol, now used by two-thirds of American police departments. The gun, designed on 1982 by an Austrian curtain-rod…

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    Book Discussion on A Complicated Man

    Michael Takiff presents opinions of former President Bill Clinton as told to the author by 169 of the former president’s colleagues, friends, and adversaries. Mr. Takiff…

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    Book Discussion on The Radical Jack London

    Jonah Raskin, author of The Radical Jack London: Writings on War and Revolution, talked about the life and politics of Jack London, author of such books as The Call of the Wild, The Iron…

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