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KQED Public Radio: Sunday, February 10, 2013

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Sunday, February 10, 2013
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
    Studio 360 This program looks at the places "where art and real life collide," exploring the creative influence and transformative power of art in modern life. Hosted by novelist and journalist Kurt Andersen.
  • 2:00 am
    To the Best of Our Knowledge Love Lust Longing Red roses, chilled champagne, a candlelight dinner for two. Who cares?!? This is the 21st century. We've got 30 million potential dates online. We've got every imaginable type of pornography at our fingertips. Odds are each of us could hook up with someone new tonight. Who needs romance?
  • 3:00 am
    To the Best of Our Knowledge Precious Ink Everybody used to learn handwriting in school. And whether or not our handwriting was beautiful, we knew cursive and studied penmanship. Today, classroom instruction hours are shrinking and who needs penmanship when we have keyboards and autocorrect? This hour, are we witnessing the twilight of handwriting?
  • 4:00 am
    Living On Earth US Carbon Emissions Down Sharply US carbon dioxide emissions have fallen by 13 percent in the last five years to the lowest levels since 1994. A new report finds that President Obamas energy policy that includes renewable energy along with increased efficiency, and more use of natural gas largely explains the reduced emissions.
  • 5:00 am
  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
    Weekend Edition
    Perspectives7:36am & 8:36am

  • 10:00 am
    The Best of Car Talk Click and Clack tackle the tougher questions of the automobile world.
  • 11:00 am
    A Prairie Home Companion The Heart is a Tender Thing Coming to you this week from The Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, Minnesota, it's a live broadcast performance of A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. With special guests, Buddhist-inspired folk musician Ellis, and men's choir Cantus. Plus, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors, Tim Russell, Sue Scott, Lindsay Marcy, and Fred Newman, guitar man Dean Magraw sits in with The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 1:00 pm
    City Arts & Lectures Jill Bolte Taylor At the age of 37, Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor had a massive stroke and watched as her brain functions - motion, speech, memory, linear thinking and self-awareness - shut down one by one. After a long and successful rehabilitation, she has become a spokesperson for the possibility of full recovery from brain injury. In her best-selling book "My Stroke of Insight," Bolte chronicles her recovery as well as her personal study of perception as it differs between left brain processing and right brain experiencing. Bolte is the national spokesperson for the Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center and is an active member and supporter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She spoke with Thomas Goetz at the Herbst Theatre on January 28.
  • 2:00 pm
    On the Media The First Viral Video, New Drone Disclosures, and Reclaiming the Word Jihad New disclosures begin to put the drone program into focus, a social-media campaign to reclaim the word jihad from extremists, and the story of the very first viral video.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Says You! The witty word trivia game from member station WGBH in Boston.
  • 5:00 pm
  • EVENING
  • 6:00 pm
    Latino USA When Border Patrol Crosses the Line A new report by the immigrant rights group Families for Freedom and the New York University School of Law Immigrant Rights Clinic found that Border Patrol agents were making unlawful arrests alongside the US-Canada border. We speak to co-author and New York University School of Law professor Nancy Morawetz about the report's findings.
  • 6:30 pm
    Cambridge Forum What's the Economy for Anyway? Activist, author and film-maker John de Graaf looks beyond the current downturn to explore the assumptions underlying our economy. His book "What's the Economy For, Anyway?" offers a fresh perspective on quality of life, health, security, work-life balance, leisure, social justice, and perhaps most important, sustainability. How can we measure economic success? Nationally? Individually? What is the role of growth in a 21st-century economy? What role can governments play in creating economic success? What is the individual's role?
  • 7:00 pm
    To the Best of Our Knowledge Love Lust Longing Red roses, chilled champagne, a candlelight dinner for two. Who cares?!? This is the 21st century. We've got 30 million potential dates online. We've got every imaginable type of pornography at our fingertips. Odds are each of us could hook up with someone new tonight. Who needs romance?
  • 8:00 pm
    To the Best of Our Knowledge Precious Ink Everybody used to learn handwriting in school. And whether or not our handwriting was beautiful, we knew cursive and studied penmanship. Today, clasroom instruction hours are shrinking and who needs penmanship when we have keyboards and autocorrect? This hour, are we witnessing the twilight of handwriting?
  • 9:00 pm
    Marketplace Money Finding 'the One' This week on Marketplace Money, dating websites rake in millions of dollars with membership fees but is online dating worth the price tag? Marketplace Money explores the costs of finding "the one."
  • 10:00 pm
    TED Radio Hour The Creative Process How are we inspired? How do we get from an initial inkling of idea to a fully formed work of art? It's often challenging to describe the creative process. In this hour we'll hear from some TED speakers -- a poet, a novelist, and a singer/songwriter -- who explain their craft and the daily challenge of nurturing creativity.
  • 11:00 pm
    On the Media The First Viral Video, New Drone Disclosures, and Reclaiming the Word Jihad New disclosures begin to put the drone program into focus, a social-media campaign to reclaim the word jihad from extremists, and the story of the very first viral video.
  • 12:00 am
    Tech Nation Daniel Pink Hear a conversation with Daniel Pink, author of "To Sell is Human - The Surprising Truth about Moving Others."
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