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News

New PBS Series to Determine America’s Favorite Book

Reality television takes on books via 'The Great American Read' from PBS, further pronouncements from 'Blade Runner 2049,' and more in our Daily Blunt.

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Funding for NPR, PBS Rescued By Congress Democrats – For Now

The Trump Administration continues to threaten programs and organizations that do our country good. This and more in today's Daily Blunt.

Culture

Eyes on the Prize: The PBS Series That Gave a Voice to Black America

Jon Else's book True South looks at the groundbreaking PBS documentary 'Eyes on the Prize' and how it offered a vital new look at the Civil Rights movement.

Culture

Accessory to History: The Worth of Wardrobe on ‘Downton Abbey’

Mary Chamberlain brings the importance of fashion to the forefront of the ‘Downton Abbey’ conversation.

News

The Magic of Ricky Jay: PBS Uncovers the Master

“Much of sleight-of-hand is the duplication of natural action when you’re doing something that may be surreptitious.” —Ricky Jay, Deceptive Practice.

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Supermodels, Hot Dogs, and George Plimpton: A New Look at the Legend

A career-defining joie de vivre shines through in 'Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself,' a new documentary airing as part of PBS's American Masters series.