Congratulations to Terry Gross for being awarded the National Medal of Arts and Humanities by President Obama today.
The school reform that has actually been proven to work is the one we've given up on: desegregation. bit.ly/2cALNXB
On the blog: Ira came across Garrison Keillor's reply to a listener's 2008 comment about David Sedaris. Link
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Ira with our show's co-founder, Mr. Torey Malatia.