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Gary Borders / Gary Borders

Airs Friday, February 24, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders reflects on "The Best Column I Have Written."

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This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner explores the history of the Sabine strip.

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Gary Borders / Gary Borders

Airs Friday, February 17, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders takes us on the ordeal of "Buying a New Brain."

 

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Airs Thursday, February 16, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us to ancient Egypt and the secrets of the Valley of the Kings

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Airs Saturday, February 18, at 12 noon. The 2016-17 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Bellini’s I Puritani, starring soprano Diana Damrau and tenor Javier Camarena, who add new roles to their Met repertories as Elvira, the heroine driven to madness, and her beloved Lord Arturo Talbot. Maurizio Benini conducts the bel canto masterpiece, which also stars baritone Alexey Markov as Riccardo Forth, the Puritan leader in love with Elvira, and bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni as Elvira’s uncle, Giorgio Walton.

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