From the Archives: The Morning Edition Thanksgiving Fantasy Feast

Here’s a blast from the past: the Morning Edition “Fantasy Thanksgiving Feast.” It’s been forgotten by many, loved by a few, but we’re here to rescue this episode from public radio’s archives. The feature began on Morning Edition in 1993. The concept was simple: create a fantasy dinner, where celebrity chefs bring a dish to […]

Obama Speaks to UN on Palestine, Funding the US Solar Industry, Bob Edwards on Today’s Media: Today on Here and Now

1:06pm: President Barack Obama addresses the United Nations General Assembly today as diplomats scramble to craft a deal that would avoid a showdown vote over a Palestinian demand for statehood recognition. The deal reportedly calls for Israel and the Palestinians to begin peace talks towards a two-state solution with Israel accepting its pre-1967 borders and […]

Bob Edwards coming to Louisville

Former NPR “Morning Edition” host Bob Edwards is returning to his hometown of Louisville in support of his new book, A Voice in the Box. Edwards will visit the Filson Historical Society on Thursday, September 22nd at 6pm.  He will then visit the Carnegie Center in New Albany on Saturday, September 24th at 6pm.  Bob […]

Mural Project to Recognize Dancer Wendy Whelan

The Greater Louisville Pride Foundation has put up 17 large murals of famous Louisvillians throughout the city — and it’s getting ready to mount another. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer reports. The foundation’s Hometown Heroes project began to recognize current or former citizens known for excellence in their fields and first hung an image of Muhammad Ali. […]