Wednesday, February 10, 2016
The victories of Donald Trump and Senator Bernie Sanders in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary are being hailed as a coup for "outsiders." But what does that mean?
Monday, February 01, 2016
David Lipsky's interviews with the author David Foster Wallace are the basis of the 2015 film "The End Of The Tour." Brooke and Lipsky listen to, and discuss, the original 1996 tapes.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
An OTM Podcast Special featuring WNYC's Note to Self and the debut of the "Infomagical" project.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Celebrate the show's 15th birthday by listening to some vintage OTM, in which we celebrate our 10th birthday.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Reporter Matt Katz talks about his new book, American Governor:Chris Christie’s Bridge to Redemption, and what it's like to cover a master of media manipulation for five years.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Max Linsky, co-host of the Longform Podcast, interviews Brooke about why she's a "tough" editor, how she resists boredom, and her unconventional introduction to journalism.
Wednesday, January 06, 2016
Last month, someone bought Nevada's largest newspaper for $140 million. After a week of speculation, the new owner was finally revealed. But the drama didn't end there.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Bob sits down with Bob Mankoff, cartoon editor of the New Yorker, to talk about life, cartoons, and much more.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Plaintiffs who come to symbolize major supreme court cases are often carefully cast by advocates and public-interest lawyers.
Thursday, December 03, 2015
In the wake of the mass shooting in San Bernardino, a look at the ban on CDC research into gun violence and how the families of victims manage the media.
Wednesday, November 04, 2015
Bob talks with Alec Baldwin about all things media.
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
Pundits are proclaiming this the year of the political "outsider." Same as it ever was.
On the Media and FiveThirtyEight are working together this election season to track the push and pull between polling, media coverage, and public interest in 2016 candidates. Which comes first: the media egg or the chicken poll?
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
The WHO classified high consumption of processed meats like bacon and sausage as a class one risk factor for colorectal cancer. But contrary to headlines, it's NOT the same as smoking.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Bob speaks with Star Trek star and multimedia phenomenon, George Takei.
Saturday, October 03, 2015
In 2011, a reporter asked for Oregon's gun ownership stats. The legislature quickly made that data private. Plus: a father explains why his son's killer shouldn't be named by the press.
Wednesday, October 07, 2015
This week's show is all going to be all about the Supreme Court, and we were excited about a particular segment on transparency... until the Court made it totally obsolete on Monday.