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On the Media

Howard Dean’s Scream, Revisited

Today at 2:00pm

An excerpt from FiveThirtyEight and ESPN Films. A "Dean Scream" is shorthand for a campaign disaster. But did Howard Dean's 2004 shriek even happen the way it's remembered? And did the moment really doom his campaign?

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To the Best of Our Knowledge

Big Soda

Tonight at 7:00pm

Soda sales in the U.S. are dropping, but Coke and Pepsi are still some of the most powerful corporations in the world. How Big Soda markets to poor and minority communities. And how Coca-Cola invented a new kind of capitalism.

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TED Radio Hour

In Search Of

Tonight at 10:00pm

How far would you go to find something that's just out of reach, or maybe not even real? In this hour, TED speakers tell stories about searching for elusive sea creatures and distant aliens.

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