World, PoliticsAir Date 05/08/2017
A discussion of Emmanuel Macron's victory in the French presidential elections.
Sally Yates Testimony; Macron's Victory; Carlos Ghosn
World, Politics, Books, LawAir Date 05/08/2017
On Emmanuel Macron's presidential victory. On Yates' testimony before the Senate Judiciary subcommittee. Carlos Ghosn, C.E.O. of the Renault-Nissan alliance.
World, PoliticsAir Date 04/24/2017
An update on the French elections, with Sophie Pedder and others.
Trump's First 100 Days; French Elections; Wendy Lesser
World, Politics, Art and designAir Date 04/24/2017
A look at the Trump presidency so far. An update on the French elections. Wendy Lesser, the author of "You Say to Brick."
Attacks in Paris
World, Politics, SocietyAir Date 01/09/2015
Journalists Clarissa Ward and Adam Gopnik report on the attacks on the Charlie Hebdo magazine offices in Paris.
Attacks in Paris; Steven Brill; Remembering Mario Cuomo
World, Politics, Law, HealthAir Date 01/09/2015
A report on the Charlie Hebdo attack and death of suspects. Steven Brill on Obamacare. Charlie pays tribute to Mario Cuomo.
World, SocietyAir Date 01/15/2014
In light of Prime Minister Hollande's extramarital affair, Adam Gopnik compares French and American attitudes toward sexual ethics.
David Sanger; James Dyson; Adam Gopnik
World, Politics, Business, Society, TechAir Date 01/15/2014
David Sanger on NSA's ability to hack offline computers. James Dyson explains his design philosophy. Adam Gopnik on French and U.S. sexual attitudes.
World, PoliticsAir Date 05/07/2012
Journalists Adam Gopnik, Jim Hoagland, and Hugh Carnegy and Justin Vaisse of The Brookings Institution on the election of François Hollande.
French Elections; Alison Smale; Kostya Kennedy
World, Politics, Books, Sports, MediaAir Date 05/07/2012
Journalists on the election of François Hollande. Alison Smale, executive editor of the International Herald Tribune. Sportswriter Kostya Kennedy.
Society, FoodAir Date 01/02/2012
In "The Table Comes First," Adam Gopnik talks about the ways in which food defines us individually and culturally.
Political Season 2012; Robert Massie; Adam Gopnik
Politics, History, FoodAir Date 01/02/2012
Journalists discuss the upcoming political season; Robert Massie on Catherine the Great; Adam Gopnik on food.
Strauss-Kahn Scandal; Kathy Freston
World, Politics, Books, Law, HealthAir Date 05/17/2011
Journalists analyze the case against Strauss Kahn and public reaction; Kathy Freston on the benefits of a vegan diet.
Strauss-Kahn Charged with Sexual Assault
World, Politics, LawAir Date 05/17/2011
Journalists Adam Gopnik and Dan Abrams comment on the pending trial of IMF Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
Death of Osama bin Laden
World, PoliticsAir Date 05/05/2011
Presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin and journalists Bobby Ghosh and Adam Gopnik on Obama bin Laden's death.
Death of Osama bin Laden; Steven Levy
World, Politics, Business, TechAir Date 05/05/2011
Journalists react to the death of Osama bin Laden; Steven Levy introduces his new book on Google "In the Plex."
MediaAir Date 02/01/2010
Adam Gopnik of The New Yorker remembers J. D. Salinger, the legendary author of "The Catcher in the Rye."
Obama Administration's Budget; Adam Gopnik
Politics, BooksAir Date 02/01/2010
A panel debates the White House's release of a $3.8 trillion budget plan; The New Yorker's Adam Gopnik remembers J.D. Salinger.
Adam Gopnik; John Updike
BooksAir Date 02/04/2009
Adam Gopnik on his article on John Updike and his book "Angels and Ages." Later, a compilation of Updike's appearances on the show.
Sunday on Friday
Politics, Education, Law, MediaAir Date 04/19/2007
Adam Gopnik, Patricia Williams, Richard Stengel, and Peter Beinart discuss the most important news stories of the week.