The Dayton Art Institute is currently featuring an exhibition entitled "American Chronicles, the Art of Norman Rockwell". WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked Michael Roediger, the museum's Executive Director, what we should know about Rockwell, but don't.
Originally published on Mon January 9, 2012 9:30 am
The London-based band Fanfarlo won a lot fans at NPR Music with its debut record, Reservoir, back in 2009. We got the first taste of the band's follow-up, Rooms Filled With Light, in October, and now we're happy to premiere the video for the single "Shiny Things."
Our friends at Morning Edition picked up on the news from Newcastle, England, that The Branding Villa pub has created a non-alcoholic beer for dogs and is inviting its customers to bring their four-legged friends in to have a pint or two.
On Morning Edition Monday, Steve Inskeep spoke with six women in Derry, N.H. who all plan to vote in Tuesday's first presidential primary.
Inskeep dropped by the home of Elaine Sweeney, where the women gathered for coffee, donuts and wine on Sunday to talk politics. Her house in Derry overlooks Beaver Lake, covered this time of year with a thin film of ice.
Just as football fans around the country (outside of Denver, that is) were thinking that Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow was out of miracles because he hadn't played well in recent weeks, he came through Sunday on the first play of overtime against the favored Pittsburgh Steelers.