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    • Episode 78: Margaret Atwood, Evangelizing Against Climate Change, and Greek Tragedy

    • By: David Remnick, Bill Hader, Kristen Wiig, and others
    • Length: 55 mins
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    An evangelical Christian climate scientist speaks with David Remnick about explaining global warming to skeptical audiences...

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    • Episode 69: Bun Cha With Obama, and Trump’s New World Disorder

    • By: David Remnick, Anthony Bourdain, Chris Eigeman, and others
    • Length: 55 mins
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    Anthony Bourdain tells David Remnick about the adventurous life he has led since his essay in The New Yorker launched him as a new kind of hard-boiled celebrity chef. The reporter Robin Wright talks to two veteran officials of intelligence and diplomacy about where Donald Trump’s foreign policy by tweet may lead us. And the fiction writer Yiyun Li takes in the view at Oakland’s premier cemetery.

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    • Dreams and Shadows

    • The Future of the Middle East
    • By: Robin Wright
    • Narrated by: Laural Merlington
    • Length: 17 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Robin Wright first landed in the Middle East on October 6, 1973, the day the fourth Middle East war erupted. She has covered every country and most major crises in the region since then, through to the rise of al Qaeda and the U.S. invasion of Iraq. For all the drama of the past, however, the region's most decisive traumas are unfolding today as the Middle East struggles to deal with trends that have already reshaped the rest of the world.

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    • Ignorant, under-exposed narrator

    • By Kuldeep on 01-19-09

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    • Endless Worlds Volume 1

    • By: Ken Mann, K. C. May, James Peters, and others
    • Narrated by: David Swanson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A fantasy, science fiction, and horror anthology featuring seven short stories by well-received authors. They may scare you, thrill you, and capture your imagination. If you enjoy high-quality short stories that will excite you, then this is for you! E. R. Robin Dover’s “The Trees” (horror): In a remote desert region of southwestern New Mexico, centered along the Rio Grande, is an ancient grove of trees permeated with an evil that has always existed.

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    • A good Anthology of current Science Fiction themes

    • By cosmitron on 04-12-18

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    • The New Yorker, December 8th 2014 (Robin Wright, Burkhard Bilger, James Wood)

    • By: Robin Wright, Burkhard Bilger, James Wood
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 1 hr and 58 mins
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    "Crimes and Commissions", by Jelani Cobb; "The Vortex", by Robin Wright; "The Ride of Their Lives", by Burkhard Bilger; "Fly Away", by James Wood; and "The Outsiders", by David Denby.

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    • The New Yorker, July 27th 2015 (Robin Wright, Jeffrey Toobin, Adam Gopnik)

    • By: Robin Wright, Jeffrey Toobin, Adam Gopnik
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
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    In this issue: "The Deal", by Steve Coll; "The Right Poem", by Daniel Mendelsohn; "Shelling Up", by Tad Friend; "Tehran's Promise", by Robin Wright; "American Limbo", by Jeffrey Toobin; "Sweet Home Alabama", by Adam Gopnik; "Mitt Romney's Slumber-Party Diary", by Paul Rudnick; and "Small Victories", by Anthony Lane.

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