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LOVE
9:30 am
Fri February 13, 2015

Cupid's Work Is Serious Business

At Dinstuhl's, 50,000 strawberries will be transformed into chocolate covered confections, sold this weekend.
Credit Christopher Blank

A box of chocolates, a nice dinner: Valentine's Day wouldn't be the same without the people who make the chocolates and the dinners.

  

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CULTURE DESK
6:30 am
Thu February 12, 2015

In Praise of the Memphis Radio Personality

Memphis radio personality Zeke Logan passed away Feb. 10, 2015, after a short battle with aggressive cancer.

Memphis radio and television veteran Tom Prestigiacomo pays homage to the people on the Memphis airwaves, and to one special voice we lost this week.

Zeke Logan, whose real name was David Millar, was one-half of the long-time morning radio show Drake and Zeke on 98.1 The Max. His down-to-earth sense of humor was a drive-time staple for many local listeners.

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COUNTERPOINT
6:30 pm
Wed February 11, 2015

Nell Irvin Painter on the History of White People

Credit Nell Irvin Painter

Nell Irvin Painter, author of The History of White People, and host Jonathan Judaken talk about race and whiteness, discussing how many ethnic groups now regarded as white were once excluded from mainstream American society as non-white.


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The Weekly Dish
6:49 am
Tue February 10, 2015

A Sweet Treat for Valentine's

Credit Dinstuhl's Candies

Nothing could be sweeter for your Valentine than a gift of Chocolate Covered Strawberries!

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MUSIC
7:30 am
Wed February 4, 2015

"Uptown Funk" Is Memphis' first No. 1 in Nearly 40 Years

Singer Bruno Mars spent three days recording with engineer and producer Boo Mitchell at Royal Studios.
Credit Royal Studios

It's been decades since a locally recorded song has topped Billboard. Royal Studios' "Uptown Funk" fixes that.

  

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