In each On Being program, host Krista Tippett engages listeners across the spectrum of belief and non-belief in conversation about life's deepest questions. From autism to the ethics of torture, Krista and her guests reach beyond the headlines to probe faith and meaning, ethics and new ways of being, amidst the political, ecological, economic, cultural and technological shifts that define 21st century life.
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Since its debut in 1971, All Things Considered has delivered in-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday afternoon, hosts Robert Siegel, Melissa Block, and Audie Cornish bring listeners breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes quirky - features. WNIJ airs a one-hour edition of the program at 4pm on Saturday and Sunday.
A Prairie Home Companion presents original comedy sketches performed by Garrison Keillor and cast. Music by guests like singer Greg Brown, blues singer Kelly Hunt, bluegrass award-winners like Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, Rhonda Vincent, and The Rage; stories from the town "that time forgot and decades cannot improve" in Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."