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Scott Simon
Host NPR's Weekend Edition Saturday Author: My Cubs: A Love Story, NY Times bestseller Unforgettable. Special Contributor CBS Sunday Morning. Husband, father.
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Scott Simon 4h
Got to hand it to for cracking me up live!
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Scott Simon 4h
Replying to @carollinreports
The study of light. "Everything we know suggests that eyeglasses were invented by chance, and by laymen who were not learned in optics." —Daniel J. Boorstin
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Scott Simon 4h
Yes, and I am proudly a citizen of such cities. But we can't congratulate ourselves on being cosmopolitan, diverse, and free thinking by sneering at people who live in small towns. I see too many of those kinds of tweets.
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masih alinejad 7h
Her name is Maryam Jafarpour. She was an engineer. She took part in . After being arrested, her parents received a call from the regime forces telling them to come and pick up their daughter's dead body. She is one of the many brave Iranians that this regime killed.
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Scott Simon 6h
This week's essay: the stirring story of Helen Grace James:
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Scott Simon 7h
Never enough Scotts...
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Scott Simon 7h
I don't what you may or may not have heard, Mike, but try this one:
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Scott Simon 8h
I doubt this complaint will fall on sympathetic ears.
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Scott Simon 8h
Extraordinary story on trash in Brasilia by Phil Reeves. And example of how Utopians can overlook the gritty details of life.
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Scott Simon 8h
Ahead: trash in Brasilia—what the city of the future just didn’t plan for; and Dakota Fanning on
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Scott Simon 8h
Replying to @stockmalj
Good ear, Jim. We just mis-timed that.
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Scott Simon 9h
Ahead: from the Women’s March in NYC; & two friends from opposite sides assess the first year of . Then sports, on a sad week in which women spoke out against their abuser.
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Sarah McCammon NPR 9h
BREAKING: and I were just on back to back and are currently texting each other from ellipticals in two separate states.
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Scott Simon 9h
Ahead: Senator Van Hollen of MD joins us to talk about shutdown, etc. And our on what’s being called shutdownhole, too.
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Scott Simon 9h
Replying to @HESherman
What show, Howard? Ours is at least two hours long!
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Scott Simon 9h
Ahead: important interview with investor over the genuine danger he believes the company poses to health & democracy. Yes, I’m on too, & they’ve been generous/ NPR. But important to hear.
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Scott Simon 9h
Replying to @RevnPadre
Perry, it is hard to come up with phrases all side agree on. People in favor of abortion rights say they aren’t “in favor” of abortion—only the right to have one—and that they are also “pro life.” We try to be accurate & considerate.
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Scott Simon 9h
Some brilliant ideas here for our stations!
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Scott Simon 10h
Replying to @wj_rod @TomColeOK04
Bill, we have Democratic senator Chris Van Hollen next hour. Please stay with us.
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Scott Simon 10h
Replying to @bellport_phys
I took him to mean that they had 51 Republican senators. Of course, John McCain is away, reducing the #. In any case, they don’t have and didn’t get to 60.
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