"Everything we do is in pursuit of comedy," Oliver says. But to get the comedy right, you have to get facts right: "You can't be wrong about something, otherwise that joke just disintegrates."
Explorer Ben Saunders is the first person to finish the perilous trek from the edge of Antarctica to the South Pole and back. He describes what he had to endure in order to survive the journey.
World | Arts | EntertainmentNPR | Feb. 11, 2016 10:48 a.m.
Humanitarian Zainab Salbi explains how life continues in the midst of war — and how the ones who "keep life going" are women.
Nation | Arts | EntertainmentNPR | Feb. 11, 2016 5:52 a.m.
The viral video of DeJesus's routine doesn't show an athlete dominating in a traditionally white sport despite her race. She's an athlete celebrating her identity in the sport she loves.
It's almost Valentine's Day, but this week we're not talking about love. Instead, we explore the other forces that drive our romantic relationships.
For the first time, CBS put the full Super Bowl, with ads, online and claimed record viewership. But StreamingMedia.com's Dan Rayburn says the decision to stream is getting too much hype.
We talk about the game, the quarterbacks, the halftime show in which Coldplay was hopelessly outshined, and lots more.
Analysts say the Super Bowl ads this year are funnier and more star-studded than in the past.