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KAXE Programs - Between You & Me with Heidi Holtan

Saturdays from 10am-12pm
 
Tune in Saturday mornings and you'll never know what to expect - because it's regular people telling their stories in their own way.  Each week we have a different topic - if you have ideas for upcoming shows email heidi@kaxe.org,
call (218) 326-1234 or our talkback line at (218) 999-9876

If you missed our community conversation about loss on 4/6/13 you can listen to it here:

SoundClip Listen to hour ONE 4/6/13
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UPCOMING TOPICS

March 8th:

 
Regulars on Between You and Me:
Heidi Holtan Michael Goldberg Guido Aaron Brown
 
Host and Producer The Last Word Commentator Commentator
  Jamie Lee Robert Jevne  
   
  Commentator Commentator  
This program is supported in part by the MN Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
 

Recent Contributions:

March 15th, 2014 - Our Woods

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Steve Downing: Associating Safety Only With the Avoidance of Mortal Danger Is Limiting.

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Aaron Brown: Occasional Physical Presence Creates Opportunity For More Frequent, Less Tangible Visits.

Sound ClipMichael Goldberg: The Last Word On Our Woods.

March 1st, 2014 - The Oscars

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Aaron Brown: The Oscars, the Year's Spectacle and Pivot Point In the Lives of Americans Without Lives.

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Robert Jevne: And the Oscar Goes To...Molecular Activity.

Sound ClipMichael Goldberg: The Last Word On The Oscars.

February 22nd, 2014 - Souvenirs

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Jim Gallagher: Like a Bookmark, a Tangible Object To Help Recall Tangible Experiences In Our Past.

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Steve Downing: Pants from France, A Soup Spoon From Rangoon, Propecia From Indonesia.

Sound ClipAaron Brown: Post-It Notes Don't Adhere Very Successfully To Stone, Natural or Man-Made.

Sound ClipRobert Jevne: Is a Souvenir a Trinket, or Something Much More Complex?

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Mike Forbes: Paul Simon Was Right.

February 15th, 2014 - Romance In the Polar Vortex

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Robert Jevne: Is Freezing Your Assets the Same As Dwindling Royalties? Ask A Musrat With A Hat.


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Mike Forbes: Bestop My Heart.

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Aaron Brown: I Good Listener, Yes. But Even Your Furnace Is Helpless In the Face of Energy Market Manipulation By Oligarchs.

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Steve Downing: When I Say, "Two People, Winter, Teepee, and Dutch Oven," You don't Imagine Romance, But You're Wrong.

February 8th, 2014 - Community Theater

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Steve Downing: Local Theater Has Existed Longer Than the Concept of Zero.

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Aaron Brown: If You Live In "The Stool Capital of the World," We Want To Bring Our Show To Your Town.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Community Theater.

February 1st, 2014 - Super Bowl Appetizers

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Aaron Brown: A Thorough Assessment of the "Human Sports Eat Meeting."

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Steve Downing: I Love the Super Bowl...Can't Wait To See What Walter Payton Does Year! My Money's On the Martinis.

January 25th, 2014 - Technology We Miss

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Aaron Brown: VHS Versus Beta, the Results Are Almost In.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Technology We Miss.

January
18th, 2014 - Cold

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Steve Downing: Goodness That Appears Painful. Why Must I Be So Cold?

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Aaron Brown: I Don't Recall Such Humorously Cynical Philosophy Embedded In Didactic Film Strips When I Was Young.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Cold.

January 4th, 2014 - Foot In Mouth

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Aaron Brown: "I Talk (Lacking Knowledge). I Cause Problems (Because I Lack Knowledge)."

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Steve Downing: Before You Say It, Wait...Wait Longer, Then Consider Not Saying It.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Putting Your Foot In Your Mouth.

December 28th, 2013 - Toys

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Steve Downing: Adults Gave It To You, and It's Been Proven Safe. What About That Sounds Like Fun?

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Aaron Brown: A Diarama of Sweaty Intimidation Is Not Easy To Leave Behind.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Toys.

December 21st, 2013 - Sports: The Hot Stove League Show

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Aaron Brown: 3414, 34 and 14, a Little Bit Fat, But Still Really, Really Good.

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Michael Goldberg: Hopefully Not the Last Word On Women's Sports.

December 14th, 2013 - Something We Don't Know

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Steve Downing: Tell Us Something Meaningless That Nobody Knows About You.

December 7th
, 2013 - Anticipation

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Steve Downing: Thousands of Years. Literal Bloodletting, To Figurative, Economic Bloodletting, To Sunscreen.

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Aaron Brown: There's No Dishonesty In Reveling In the Anticipation of An Impossibly Ache, Pain, and Problem Free Future.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word on Anticipation.

November 23rd, 2013 - Turning Points

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Steve Downing: The Necktie, Symbolic, Outward, Inward, or More?

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Aaron Brown: Competition With Oneself Can Be the Fiercest and Most Unforgiving Kind.

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Mike Forbes: Embrace the Darkness.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word on Turning Points.

November 9th, 2013 - Hunting

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Aaron Brown: You Don't Partake In the Blood, Bud, and Mud? That's Acceptable, As Long As You're A Felon.

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Steve Downing: Deer Hunting, Wolves, and Jazz.

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Jim Gallagher: A Hunting Tradition.

November 2nd, 2013

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Steve Downing: Guido on Westerns - Bang! Bang! You've Been Run Through, Brought Low.

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Charlie Pulkrabek: Early

October 26th, 2013 - Shortcuts

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Steve Downing: Free Advice and Shortcuts.

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Aaron Brown: You Can't Get There From Here. I Can, But You Can't.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word on Shortcuts.

October 12th, 2013 - Awkward Situations

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Aaron Brown: Stepped In It? I've Taken Up Residence In It.

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Steve Downing: Perhaps I Wore Two Different Shoes To Gain An Advantage of Some Sort.

October 5th, 2013 - Boredom

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Steve Downing: Boredom Eventually Becomes Motivation of Some Sort...Strange But True.

Sound ClipAaron Brown: Potential Self-Destruction Is Sometimes Easier To Cope With Than Boredom.

September 28th, 2013 - Jobs

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Steve Downing: Happiness and Vocation Are A Rare Combination.

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Robert Jevne: Not Living For A Living.

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Aaron Brown: In the End We Just Want Them To Be Handy, But We'll Settle For Happy.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Jobs.


September 21st, 2013 - Comfort Food

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Robert Jevne: Did That Truck From the Gargantuan Restaurant Supply Company Really Make A Delivery To Every Restaurant In This Town?!

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Aaron Brown: There's No Such Thing As An Ergonomic Hotdish with Much-Needed Adjustable Lumbar Supports.

September
7th, 2013 - School Supplies

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Steve Downing: Nothing But the Best For Our Future Leaders, As Long It Doesn't Cost Anything.

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Aaron Brown:
Girls Like the Smart Kids Now. Ahhh, To Be A Kid Again.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On School Supplies.

August 31st, 2013 - Shakespeare

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Aaron Brown: Proof of Bill's translatability.

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Steve Downing: Timeless, Universal...As Close To Immortality Anybody's Ever Come.

August 17th, 2013 - Vacations

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Aaron Brown: Not A Reality Show, Nearly As Absurd At Times.

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Steve Downing: This Summer's Vacation: China.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Vacations.

August 10th, 2013 - Lazy, Lazy, ...

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Steve Downing: Salt and Bubbles, Yay!

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Aaron Brown: Procrastination or Instinctual Self-Preservation?

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Laziness.

August 3rd, 2013 - Siblings

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Steve Downing: If You Think You've Spotted a Downing, You Very Likely Have.

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Robert Jevne: The Satisfied Melancholy of the Youngest.

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Aaron Brown: Diversity, Love, and Loyalty.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Siblings.

July 27th, 2013 - Nerds

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Steve Downing: When you go the opposite direction of the herd, the destination isn't marked by a crowd.

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Aaron Brown: Nerd is the new black. Well, technically...

July 20th, 2013 - Singing

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Steve Downing: Compulsively Breaking Into Song, Almost Never.

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Aaron Brown: You Can Do Anything, Except Sing, If You Put Your Mind To It.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Singing.

July 13th, 2013 - Pie

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Aaron Brown: Putting Life In Piespective.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Pie.

June 29th, 2013 - Resorts

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Steve Downing: Haunted By Overconfident, Intergalactic Vacationers.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Resorts.

June
15th, 2013 - Weddings

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Aaron Brown: It's Difficult, But Possible, To Circle the Wagons When There Are Two of You. Here's To Possibilities.

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Steve Downing: Happily Ever After In 120 Seconds.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Weddings.

June 8th, 2013 - Finders Keepers

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Sasquatch: "Stained"

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Aaron Brown: Ever thought, "finders keepers," after happening upon something, only to wish later you had never uttered that thought?

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Steve Downing: If it never gets more complex for you than, "finders keepers," well...

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Finders Keepers.


June 1st, 2013 - Trails

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Aaron Brown: The Sense of Discovery In Rediscovering the Lost, or Simply Forgotten.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Trails.

May 25th, 2013 - BBQ

Sound ClipSasquatch: Suggestions About BBQ, and the Other Fine Things In Life.

Sound ClipSteve Downing: One Very Specific Tool, A Big Hunk of Meat, A Burst of Hard Work, and An Exercise In Patience, Adds A Meal To Your Top Ten Memories.

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Aaron Brown: Do Your Inlaws Bristle Because You're Finished Eating Before They've Pulled Their Steak From the Grill?

May 18th, 2013 - Last Day of School / Yearbooks

Sound ClipRobert Jevne: Long Before the Invention of the Computer, A Yearbook Was Already A Series of Zeros and Ones.

Sound ClipAaron Brown: The Importance of Playing Trumpet Is Sometimes Not About the Tune.

Sound ClipSteve Downing: Natural Selection May Aim At Impulse As Much As IQ.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word On Yearbooks.

May 11th, 2013 - Gifts From Mom

Sound ClipSteve Downing: Potty Training, Pondering the Profound, and the Unknowable.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word on What Mothers Give Us.

May 4th, 2013 - Smells

Sound ClipSteve Downing: The Scent of a Founding Father On the Attack.

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Aaron Brown: A Return To the Damp Smells of a Childhood Spring Melt.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word on Smells.

April 20th, 2013 - Jokes

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Aaron Brown: Nothing Very Clever Ever Comes From Cubicles Underneath Fluorescent Lights.

April 13th, 2013 - Minnesotans and Bragging

Sound ClipSteve Downing: Any food shaped like the can it arrived in, meat no less, needs no support.

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Aaron Brown: No Time To Brag. Holes to Dig, or Talk About Digging. You're welcome.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word on Minnesotans and Bragging.

April 6th
, 2013 - A Conversation About Loss

Sound ClipAaron Brown:
Aaron Brown reflects on loss.

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on loss.


March 30th, 2013 - Junk Drawers

Sound ClipAaron Brown:
Hmmm. I'm Open To Ideas.

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Steve Downing: An Examanation of Your Junk Drawers May Reveal Your Inner Secrets, If Dried Up Pens Can Do That.


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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word on junk drawers.

March 23rd, 2013 - Children's Books

Sound ClipAaron Brown: Simplicity Done Well Isn't Easy.

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Michael Goldberg: The Last Word on children's books.


March 2nd, 2013 - Minnesota March

Sound ClipRobert Jevne: Spring Sermon

Sound ClipSteve Downing: The Romantic Notion of a 1000 Mile Bike Trek, and the Pain Involved In the Reality

February 23rd, 2013 - Slumber Parties

Sound ClipMichael Goldberg: The last word on Slumber Parties

February 16th, 2013 - Movies and The Oscars

Sound ClipAaron Brown: Lincoln

February 9th, 2013 - Romance

Sound ClipRobert Jevne: Sometimes romance can be heated up on the stove in only a few minutes.

Sound ClipAaron Brown: The occasional magic that can occur when high volume Lynyrd Skynyrd covers, main street, and the open air meet.

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Steve Downing: Romance and reason aren't the mismatch that they appear to be.

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Nathan Bergstedt: Mere synapses firing? I think not.

February 2nd, 2013 - Encouragement

Sound ClipSteve Downing: Nice job in successfully, to this point, hurtling through space on a relatively big rock.

Sound ClipAaron Brown: Encouragement for the very young may sound unfocused.

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Mary Finch: It's all in the details.

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Charlie Pulkrabek: Brad

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Nathan Bergstedt:
What if strengths and passion determined the life goals of people in our society?

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on encouragement.

January 26th, 2013 - Pride

Sound ClipSteve Downing: From Sartre to Bill W.

Sound ClipAaron Brown: I just love the feeling of good old papyrus in my hands.

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Mary Finch: Unwritten poem.

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on pride.

January 19th, 2013 - Winter Sports and Activities

Sound ClipAmy Rutten: Amy recalls growing up in Ely in a ski jumping family.

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Mary Finch: Mary Finch tries cross-country skiing for the first time.

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on winter activities.

January 12th, 2013 - Hot Stove League

Sound ClipRobert Jevne: When heroes choke.

January 5th, 2013 - Try Something New

Sound ClipRobert Jevne: I'm so sick of optimism I think I'm going to try it.

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Aaron Brown: Lowering expectations must lead to more acceptable results...right?

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on trying something new.

December 29th, 2012 - Just a Bowl of Cherries

Sound ClipSteve Downing: Be careful not to wish upon the wrong star.

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Aaron Brown: Life will be so great when we get to...

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Robert Jevne: If it's true, they're out of season.

December 22nd, 2012 - Favorite Gifts

Sound ClipDan Sinykin: Christmas In A Swamp

Sound ClipSteve Downing: Movies rarely resemble life. But when they do. . .

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Christina Brown: Comfort, no matter how little the cost, can be a great gift.

December 15th, 2012 - O Christmas Tree

Sound ClipSteve Downing: When the world gives you a capitalist consumption circus, make lemonade.

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Mary Finch: The Christmas tree isn't a destination, it's part of the journey.

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Robert Jevne: O Christmas Tree

December
8th, 2012 - Northern Minnesota Gifts and Gift Alternatives

Sound ClipAaron Brown: A book to help the bookish fit into Northern Minnesota life.

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Mary Finch: His name was Digame, and I loved her anywa
y.

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on northern Minnesota gifts and gift alternatives.


December 1st, 2012 - Winter Projects

Sound ClipSteve Downing: When Steve starts thinking about winter projects he gets...
oh, what's the point

Sound ClipRobert Jevne: Another return to an age old struggle between man and beast.

Sound ClipAaron Brown: He's no Clark Griswald but...

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Mary Finch: I'm not in Arkansas anymore.

Sound ClipMichael Goldberg: The last word on winter projects.

November 24th, 2012 - Pass It On

Sound ClipAaron Brown:
Heirlooms, no matter the size, can be heavy.

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Steve Downing: Steve gives some terrible songs lyrics a new opportunity.

November 17th, 2012 - Thanksgiving

Sound ClipAaron Brown:
There's a lot of talent in those woods.

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Steve Downing: Steve remembers the Thanksgivings of his youth.

November 10th, 2012 - Memory

Sound ClipAaron Brown:
Memory is an inexact record.

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Mary Finch: We all play a role eventually.

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on memory.

November 3rd, 2012 - Election Memories and Experiences

Sound ClipAaron Brown:
The Iron Range, where politics is a legitimate spectator sport.

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on election experiences.

October 13th, 2012 - Movie Moments

Sound ClipAaron Brown: Aaron recounts early exposure to a movie scene that still entertains him to this day.

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on movie moments.

October 6th, 2012 - Families

Sound ClipAaron Brown:
On family love.

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Michael Goldberg: The last word on
families: "Family Lingo"

September 29th, 2012 - Further Afield

Sound ClipAaron Brown: Juvenile delinquents inspire somewhat organized play.

Sound Clip Mary Finch:
I had never really heard of roller derby before . . .

Sound ClipMichael Goldberg: The last word on sports further afield.

 
 
 
 
 
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