All posts tagged "NPR"

  • NEWS OF THE WEIRD: 1.20.16

    The New Grade Inflation They are simply “‘spas’ designed to attract teenagers,” according to one university official—plush, state-of-the-art “training” complexes built by universities in the richest athletic conferences to entice elite 17-year-old athletes to come play for...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Serial podcast test patience

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – During a rainy Icelandic afternoon somewhere between Egilsstaðir and Höfn, my road trip friends and I decided to listen to a podcast that I had recently downloaded. I had never really fallen in...

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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