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Fresh Air for November 25, 2013

Franklin D. Roosevelt smiled upon hearing that he was leading the 1928 contest for governor of New York, more than six years after he contracted polio. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Roosevelt's Polio Wasn't A Secret: He Used It To His 'Advantage'

Roosevelt's Polio Wasn't A Secret: He Used It To His 'Advantage'

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Dave Van Ronk at the 1968 Philadelphia Folk Festival. Diana Davies/Courtesy of Smithsonian Folkways hide caption

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Will The Real Llewyn Davis Please Stand Up?

Will The Real Llewyn Davis Please Stand Up?

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Fresh Air for November 23, 2013

Keegan-Michael Key (left) and Jordan Peele both started their careers at Second City, Peele in Chicago and Key in Detroit. Ian White/Comedy Central hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'Junkyard,' 'Great Beauty,' 'Narco Cultura,' Key And Peele

Fresh Air Weekend: 'Junkyard,' 'Great Beauty,' 'Narco Cultura,' Key And Peele

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Fresh Air for November 22, 2013

During JFK's funeral, live TV coverage helped make John-John Kennedy's salute an indelible image of American history. Keystone/Getty Images hide caption

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How Live TV Helped America Mourn The Loss Of JFK

How Live TV Helped America Mourn The Loss Of JFK

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Fresh Air for November 20, 2013

Keegan-Michael Key (left) and Jordan Peele both started their careers at Second City, Peele in Chicago and Key in Detroit. Ian White/Comedy Central hide caption

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For Key And Peele, Biracial Roots Bestow Special Comedic 'Power'

For Key And Peele, Biracial Roots Bestow Special Comedic 'Power'

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