It'd Be No 'Folly' To Remake This Musical Classic

NPR |Jan. 26, 2015 1:41 p.m.

Now that the Stephen Sondheim musical Into the Woods has made more than $100 million dollars at the box office in just three weeks, NPR's movie critic Bob Mondello has a modest musical proposal.

Sandwich Monday: Girl Scout Cookie Coffeemate

NPR |Jan. 26, 2015 1:15 p.m.

For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try Girl Scout Cookies in a new form. Coffeemate has somehow blended them into non-dairy creamer, so you can start your day the disturbing way.

A Puzzle Full Of Air

NPR |Jan. 25, 2015 6:59 a.m.

Every answer today is a word starting with the letters A-R, which you will identify from its anagram. For example, given AR plus ROB, the answer would be "arbor."

Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Broad City' And Required Reading

NPR |Jan. 23, 2015 6:32 a.m.

On this week's show, the Comedy Central half-hour Broad City and the many hours we spent reading classics because we had to. (And sometimes wanted to.)

Some Glittery Favorites From The Miss Universe National Costume Show

NPR |Jan. 22, 2015 6:40 p.m.

Every year at the Miss Universe pageant, things get a little bit amazing.

John Darnielle: Master Of Reality

NPR |Jan. 22, 2015 8:13 a.m.

The polymath musician behind The Mountain Goats, and author of Wolf In White Van shares some heartfelt musings on death metal and creative expression. Plus, a special live performance.

'Parks And Recreation' Shows The Beating Heart Of Its Great Love Story

NPR |Jan. 21, 2015 10:57 a.m.

Parks And Recreation nears its end with a wonderful close-up episode for its dearest loves.

Benedict Cumberbatch On Alan Turing's Awkwardness And Sherlock's Sex Appeal

NPR |Jan. 21, 2015 10:44 a.m.

The actor gained critical acclaim — and a big following — for his role in Sherlock. Now he's up for an Oscar for his portrayal of eccentric mathematician Alan Turing in The Imitation Game.

An Uneven But Auspicious 'Nightly' Opener

NPR |Jan. 20, 2015 12:08 p.m.

Larry Wilmore's The Nightly Show has a few things to iron out with its long panel segment, but his anchor-desk work is tops.

Larry Wilmore's 'Nightly Show' Brings A New Voice to Late Night TV

NPR |Jan. 19, 2015 4:37 a.m.

The ex-Daily Show correspondent becomes the only black man to host an entertainment show in late night TV. He doesn't plan on centering the show on race: he's aiming at Sunday morning political shows.

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