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Amicus: Where We Draw the Line  

On Monday, the Supreme Court heard arguments in McCrory v. Harris and Bethune-Hill v. Virginia Board of Elections, two challenges to Republican gerrymandering efforts that resulted in the creation of majority-minority voting districts. At issue is whether lawmakers in Virginia and North Carolina were motivated primarily by racial considerations or only secondarily so. Marc Elias, the lawyer who represented the challengers in both cases, joins us to explain why the distinction is so critical.

We also consider the revolt that’s underway in the Electoral College. A small group of electors calling themselves the Hamilton Electors are seeking to be unbound from state requirements that they vote as their state voted. Legal scholar Carolyn Shapiro explains why she believes the Hamilton Electors should be taken seriously.

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Profils perdus - Marc Sangnier 2/2 (1ère diffusion : 28/09/1995)  

durée : 01:00:02 - Les nuits de France Culture - Par Marlène Belilos - Avec Jean-Marie Mayeur, Gérard Leclerc, Maurice Schumann, Georges Montaron, Marc Sangnier, Henri Guillemin, Jeanne Caron, Madeleine Barthélémy-Madaule, Jean Sangnier (fils de Marc Sangnier) - Réalisation Anne-Pascale Desvignes

WTF Uncovered #3 - Jerry Lewis  

In September 2016, Marc recorded a conversation with the legendary Jerry Lewis. Until now, no one has heard it other than those in the room. This was supposed to be a full-length episode of WTF, but the interview was compromised and there were no plans to release it. Marc explains what happened as we present this never-before-heard conversation. This episode is sponsored by If She Only Knew from Kensington Books.

BEST SHOW BESTS #50 - A Call from Marc Maron  

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Marc Maron!

The MMA Vivisection - UFC Albany  206 Pettis Vs. Holloway Picks Odds  Analysis  

Streamed Live 8 DEC 2016: Zane Simon and Connor Ruebusch of http://BloodyElbow.com are back for another UFC doubleheader weekend. This time we've got a UFC Albany card featuring Derrick Lewis vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov and UFC 206 in Toronto featuring Anthony Pettis vs. Max Holloway. We'll be giving you picks, odds, and insights into every bout on both cards. Here are the fight cards as they stand right now: UFC Albany: Fight Pass Main Card Derrick Lewis vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov - 2:51:20 Francis Ngannou vs. Anthony Hamilton - 2:46:49 Corey Anderson vs. Sean O'Connell - 2:40:30 Gian Villante vs. Saparbek Safarov - 2:35:38 Fight Pass Prelims Justine Kish vs. Ashley Yoder - 2:28:06 Randy Brown vs. Brian Camozzi - 2:20:04 Joe Gigliotti vs. Gerald Meerschaert - 2:13:24 Andrew Sanchez vs. Trevor Smith - 2:02:44 Tiago Trator vs. Shane Burgos - 1:55:14 Frankie Perez vs. Marc Diakiese - 1:49:14 Keith Berish vs. Ryan Janes - 1:47:00 Juliana Lima vs. JJ Aldrich - 1:41:10 UFC 206: PPV Main Card Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis - 1:31:55 Donald Cerrone vs. Matt Brown - 1:25:46 Cub Swanson vs. Doo Ho Choi - 1:15:46 Tim Kennedy vs. Kelvin Gastelum - 1:05:00 Jordan Mein vs. Emil Weber Meek - 54:28 FS1 Prelims Nikita Krylov vs. Misha Cirkunov - 44:59 Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Drew Dober - 36:59 Valérie Létourneau vs. Viviane Pereira - 31:28 Mitch Gagnon vs. Matthew Lopez - 22:16 Fight Pass Prelims John Makdessi vs. Lando Vannata - 14:52 Jason Saggo vs. Rustam Khabilov - 7:47 Zach Makovsky vs. Dustin Ortiz - 2:40

Week 14 preview & Raiders vs Chiefs recap  

A room filled with heroes – Dan Hanzus, Marc Sessler, Chris Wesseling & Gregg Rosenthal – go game-by-game previewing each week 14 matchup, and reveal which team is their “Lock of the Week”. Plus, the heroes recap the Thursday night game between the Raiders and the Chiefs.

Plus on est de fous, plus on lit!  

jeudi 8 décembre 2016: Le texte de la semaine avec Noémi Mercier et Thomas Leblanc. Sébastien Doane nous explique ce qu’est le pentecôtisme. Pop Culture avec Nicolas Tittley et Marc Coiteux qui ont lu Les Rolling Stones la totale : les 340 chansons expliquées de Philippe Margotin et Jean-Michel Guesdon, éditions du Chêne. La Carte d'identité du rappeur français Georgio avec son nouvel album Héra. La liste de l'Open Syllabus Projet; l’analyse et les choix de Julie Dufort et Guillermo Aureano. Chantal Ringuet et Nicolas Mavrikakis ont lu les mémoires de Marina Abramovic; Walk Through Walls: A Memoir

Ep. 9: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them  

Eddie Redmayne (Newt Scamander) and Katherine Waterston (Tina Goldstein) tease their nascent relationship, reveal secrets of beast-handling, and cue up the five-film franchise. Then hold onto your magical suitcase because Marc and Molly are diving deep into theories — Ariana Dumbledore... total Obscurial? — and the return of a certain dark wizard in "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them." Credits: Hosts: Marc Snetiker (@marcsnetiker) and C. Molly Smith (@cmollysmith) Producer: Cristina Everett (@cristinaeverett) Editor: At Will Radio (@atwillradio) Contact Us: binge@ew.com

Arrow S:5 | What We Leave Behind E:9 | AfterBuzz TV AfterShow  

AFTERBUZZ TV — Arrow edition, is a weekly “after show” for fans of CW’s Arrow. In this episode, hosts Tauri Miller, Alikona Bradford, Katie Cullen, and Lacretia Lyon break down episode 9. RSS Feed: http://www.afterbuzztv.com/aftershows/arrow-afterbuzz-tv-aftershow/feed/ ABOUT ARROW: Arrow is an American television series developed by writer/producers Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg. It is based on […]

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Raiders vs Chiefs preview & Jets debacle  

A room filled with heroes - Dan Hanzus, Marc Sessler, Chris Wesseling,  & Gregg Rosenthal – recap the Monday night beat down the Colts gave the Jets at MetLife Stadium. Then, the heroes introduce a new game succinctly entitled “Hey, do you want be in my shoes? No thank you, I would rather be in some others” before diving into the Thursday night AFC West battle between the Raiders and the Chiefs. Plus, Conor Orr joins from New Jersey to get a few things off his chest.

Almost Famous with Marc Maron: Live from Now Hear This  

Live from the Now Hear This Festival, actor, author, cat lover, and vanguard podcaster Marc Maron joins Matt to talk about his role as the Angry Promoter in the 2000 Cameron Crowe film Almost Famous. Marc tells us all about the pants his character wears, how his scene has now since established a catchprhase in the intro of his popular podcast “WTF with Marc Maron,” and why this role fits just right in his personal range as an actor. He also talks about his cats Monkey & LaFonda, what it’s like to prepare for an interview with Neil Young, and the now infamous Gallagher mid-interview walk out. Plus, Matt’s old college buddy and author Tyler Dilts joins Matt to talk about how WTF and I Was There Too are big influences in his detective novels. This episode is brought to you by Mack Weldon (www.mackweldon.com code: WASTHERE).

NLP-fresh-up 405: Freundschaft nach der Liebesbeziehung  

Die Beziehung ist vorbei - und der Ex/die Ex will nicht befreundet sein. Was steckt dahinter? Ob der Hintergrund ist, dass ich mich einsam fühle, wenn ich keinen Kontakt mehr pflege? Vielleicht geht es auch schlicht um Entscheidungen und dem Dazustehen. Wiebke, Marc und Stephanie reden heute über Möglichkeiten und Entscheidungen im Bezug auf eine Freundschaft nach der Liebesbeziehung und natürlich über ihre eigenen Erfahrungen. Es geht um Vergangenheit loslassen, wie Loslassen geht, das Verzeihen und im Jetzt leben. Hier und jetzt von vielleicht neuen Sichtweisen hören! Mit NLP Master-Trainerin Wiebke Lüth und NLP Master-Trainer Marc A. Pletzer und Stephanie Bogendörfer. Mehr Informationen finden Sie unter: www.fresh-academy.de. NLP-fresh-up

NACHRICHTENTSTELLT  

Elektroakustische O-Ton Collage von Marc Matter | Nachrichtentexte im Radio und in Tageszeitungen zeichnen sich durch eine spezielle sprachliche Form aus - knapp, normiert, verdichtet und pointiert. Angeregt von dieser Eigenart, nutzt der Klangkünstler und Autor Marc Matter eben diese als Material für eine klingende Collage.

Ep. 99 - Klay jagt Kobe und die dicksten Cojones der NBA  


Licht und Schatten ist zunächst das Thema bei den Zwischenfazits der Saison von Atlanta (03:30) und Toronto (17:30). Nach diesem Wechselbad der Gefühle, gibt es für die lockere Unterhaltung zwischendurch eine neue Ausgabe "Fakt oder Fiktion" (34:00). Danach widmen wir uns den ausschließlich schönen Themen der NBA: Klays 60-Punkte Eruption (45:50, warum Olli Kahn stolz auf Marc Gasol wäre (56:00 und die letzte Ausgabe der James Harden GOAT-Minute (01:03:00). Zum Abschluss verteilen noch ein paar Täglis und Fünklis (01:13:00).

radioTexte / Astrid Lindgren: Liebe, süße Louise (1/2) - 06.12.2016  

Astrid Lindgren stand 1953 am Beginn einer beispiellosen Weltkarriere. Bei einem Berlin-Besuch lernte sie die Deutsche Louise Hartung kennen und es entwickelte sich eine ganz besondere Brieffreundschaft, die elf Jahre andauerte. Elf Jahre lang schrieben sich die schwedische Schriftstellerin Astrid Lindgren und die deutsche Sängerin und Frauenrechtlerin Louise Hartung fast 600 Briefe über ihren Alltag, ihr Arbeitsleben, ihre Träume, die Kunst der Freundschaft und der Liebe. Louise Hartung stammte aus Münster, lebte bereits seit den zwanziger Jahren in Berlin, wo sie sich 1953 kennen lernten. Louise Hartung war mit Kurt Weill und Lotte Lenya, Wassily Kandinsky, Marc Chagall und Paul Klee befreundet. Im Ostsektor der zerbombten Stadt hatte sie als Sängerin Konzerte gegeben, an der Uraufführung der Dreigroschenoper von Bert Brecht mitgewirkt, Schallplatten aufgenommen. Später war sie hauptamtliche Mitarbeiterin des Berliner Hauptjugendamtes, das die Erfinderin der rebellischen Pippi zu einer Lesung eingeladen hatte. Die Schauspielerinnen Eva Mattes und Oda Thormeyer lesen aus dem vor kurzem erschienenen Band „Ich habe auch gelebt!“ ausgewählte Briefe der langjährigen Freundinnen. Redaktion und Moderation: Antonio Pellegrino

The Aberrant Post-War Economy  

Marc Levinson, former finance and economics editor at The Economist and the author of An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy (Basic Books, 2016), argues that the prosperity and growth experienced in the years after World War II were an aberration, and that we're now heading back to economic reality.

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