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Al Franken: 'Giant Of The Senate'

OPB | Broadcast: June 23, 2017

Comedian turned U.S. Senator Al Franken spoke to a packed audience in Portland about his new memoir, "Al Franken, Giant of the Senate."

Oregon Clown Brings Laughter Where It's Needed

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 12, 2017

Oregon clown Michael O'Neill is a member of Clowns Without Borders, a different kind of relief organization.

Calvin Trillin Talks About Politics And Family At Literary Arts

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 8, 2014

MONDAY: Calvin Trillin was the first speaker in the Literary Arts lecture series 30 years ago. He joins us today to talk about his writing career.

Laugh Out Loud

OPB | Broadcast: April 23, 2009

What's so funny about Oregon?