Exploring, Not Explaining, The Mind Of Robin Williams

A new film about Robin Williams begins with his appearance on Inside the Actors Studio with James Lipton. Lipton says: "How do you explain the mental reflexes that you deploy with such awesome speed? Are you thinking faster than the rest of us? What the hell is going on?" Williams first makes a goggle-eyed face, but then he falls over sideways, like an embarrassed kid, curling up and cackling. And then, of course, he does precisely the thing Lipton is asking about: a flurry of movements,...

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If you've never considered what happens to the remnants of the fully loaded plate of enchiladas, chips and salsa you grab from the buffet at an all-inclusive Mexico resort, you might be in for a shock.

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Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: President Trump heads to Michigan and Tennessee today to help try to sell the Republican plan to overhaul the health care system. He's acting just days after a nonpartisan estimate looked at the Republican plan put out by the House Republicans. It found the bill would save money for the government but would also raise premiums for some people and millions of people would drop their insurance coverage in years to...

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Talk Business on KASU: Arkansas’ medical marijuana—where are we now?

In 2016, Arkansas voters passed a constitutional amendment allowing for medical marijuana sales. In the 21 months since its passage, legislators have adopted rules, a commission has processed applications, and the courts have dulled out legal opinions. The bottom line is, there still isn’t any medical marijuana for sale in Arkansas, and the prospects look dim to any change in that diagnosis. Talk Business’ Wes Brown and Roby Brock discuss the most recent Medical Marijuana Commission meeting .

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