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A profile of the Hot 97 DJ a few months after “he told the truth about who he is, even if it’s not entirely clear—even to Mister Cee himself, even now, to this day—what exactly that truth is.”

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The turf wars at New York City’s hip hop station, Hot 97.

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Nine innings with Mr. Baseball.

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On the cranky king of New York sports talk.

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Catching up with the controversial radio host, who recently returned to the air after years away.

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An oral history of WFAN.

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The emergence of a radio phenomenon popular amongst young demographic believed lost to interactive distractions.

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How a herbalist who used to swim naked with Allen Ginsberg became one of conservative talk radio’s most vicious—and listened to—hosts.

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A profile of Alex Jones, who draws a bigger online audience than Glenn Beck and Rush Limbaugh combined.

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How Zion, Ill., a fundamentalist Christian settlement with a population of 6,250, created one of the most popular stations in the country during the early days of radio.

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On the BBC radio addresses of E.M. Forster: ”For one thing, he won’t call what he is doing literary criticism, or even reviewing. His are 'recommendations' only. Each episode ends with Forster diligently reading out the titles of the books he has dealt with, along with their exact price in pounds and shillings.

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On public radio and the emerging genre of shows inspired by This American Life.