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Sunday Puzzle: Familiar Phrases

Weekend Edition's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with KPBS listener Geoffrey Mayne of San Diego, California.

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On Netflix, Chef Samin Nosrat Goes Global To Demystify 'Salt Fat Acid Heat'

In her four-part show, James Beard award-winning food writer and chef Samin Nosrat travels the globe, talking to home chefs to learn more about the four essentials of great food.

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The Golden Globe Nominations: Still Weird, But Not Tipsy Quite Yet

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced the nominees for the Golden Globes on Thursday morning. There were strong showings for FX, HBO and Amazon, and for films not even out yet.

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'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Season 2: Still Marvelous, Even Smarter

Season two pops the protective bubble that Midge Maisel (Emmy winner Rachel Brosnahan) blithely inhabited in season one, making this breezy period comedy even more rich and compelling.


Sunday Puzzle: 2 Words

Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Will Shortz play the puzzle with WNYC listener Lucas Green of Brooklyn, N.Y.

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Not My Job: We Quiz 'Something About Mary' Director Peter Farrelly On Dairy

Before Farelly directed Green Book, he became famous, along with his brother Bobby, for raucous comedies such as There's Something About Mary and Dumb and Dumber.

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Ricky Jay Remembered, From The Wings: An Assistant's Thoughts On The Late Magician

Critic Chris Klimek offers a remembrance of the late illusionist, author and actor Ricky Jay, for whom he worked as a personal assistant over a decade ago.


Sunday Puzzle: The Big Mo'

NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer plays the puzzle with Weekend Edition's puzzlemaster Will Shortz and Marilyn Rogers of Austin.

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Can You Double Your Holiday Pleasure With Netflix's 'The Princess Switch'?

Vanessa Hudgens plays both a Chicago baker and an engaged European duchess in a holiday romance meant to muscle in on a surprisingly robust cable genre.

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Sunday Puzzle: Name A Category

Weekend Edition's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and New York Times Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with WWNO listener Eric Bogren of New Orleans, La.