Tag: culture

How I Faked My Way to The Top of Paris Fashion Week

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[Music] tell me about that time you faked your way into Paris that a week right so I spend a lot of my time walking around markets one of the things that I’ve become particularly obsessed with is…

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The Business of War: SOFEX

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[RADIO STATIC] [MUSIC PLAYING] SHANE SMITH: Nearly every industry in the world has a trade show. You have car shows, electronics shows, even comics have their own trade shows. But here in Jordan for the last 14 years,…

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Geography Now! Colombia

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This episode is brought to you by 24houranswers.com. Hey, guys! Say hi to my friend Diego! ¡Hola, muchachos! He’s a real Colombian! Alright that’s good enough. You can go now It’s time to learn geography. NOW! Hey, guys….

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The transformative power of classical music | Benjamin Zander

The transformative power of classical music | Benjamin Zander

Probably a lot of you know the story of the two salesmen who went down to Africa in the 1900s. They were sent down to find if there was any opportunity for selling shoes, and they wrote telegrams…

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The Cannibal Warlords of Liberia (Full Length Documentary)

The Cannibal Warlords of Liberia (Full Length Documentary)

SHANE SMITH: So is that why your nickname was General Butt Naked? SHANE SMITH: A lot of people would drink or do drugs before fighting? SHANE SMITH: Yeah. SHANE SMITH: So you killed the child? JOSHUA BLAHYI: Yes….

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Getting High Injecting Snake Venom

Getting High Injecting Snake Venom

STEVE LUDWIN: I’m going to show you the effects of the hemotoxin in venom on blood, OK? And you can already see pretty quickly, it’s kind of congealing. It’s quite gloopy. And I’m beginning to wonder if that’s…

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Looks aren’t everything. Believe me, I’m a model. | Cameron Russell

Looks aren’t everything. Believe me, I’m a model. | Cameron Russell

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast Hi. My name is Cameron Russell, and for the last little while, I’ve been a model. Actually, for 10 years. And I feel like there’s an uncomfortable tension in the room right…

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How movies teach manhood | Colin Stokes

How movies teach manhood | Colin Stokes

Translator: Morton Bast Reviewer: Thu-Huong Ha You know, my favorite part of being a dad is the movies I get to watch. I love sharing my favorite movies with my kids, and when my daughter was four, we…

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How to spot a liar | Pamela Meyer

How to spot a liar | Pamela Meyer

Okay, now I don’t want to alarm anybody in this room, but it’s just come to my attention that the person to your right is a liar. (Laughter) Also, the person to your left is a liar. Also…

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2013 NEA National Heritage Fellowships Concert

2013 NEA National Heritage Fellowships Concert

? ? ? Sacred Harp singing ? ? ?[APPLAUSE] Ladies and gentlemen, our host for this evening, the voice and spirit behind public radio’s “American Routes,” Nick Spitzer. [APPLAUSE] [LAUGHTER] Thank you. Good evening and welcome to the…

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