Sep 30, 2011 | 8:38Day 6 1,000 Songs in 1,000 Days Audio
Day 6 1,000 Songs in 1,000 Days Sep 30, 2011 | 8:38Jonathan Mann writes a brand new song every day. He's been doing it since January 1st, 2009. And no matter how good or how awful it is... he sticks it up on the Internet every time. So on Wednesday, as he was polishing up #1000, we reached him at his studio, in Berkeley, California.
Sep 30, 2011 | 7:18Day 6 The Dictator's Handbook Audio
Day 6 The Dictator's Handbook Sep 30, 2011 | 7:18As much of the country goes to the polls this week, we talked to NYU politics prof Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, co-author of The Dictator's Handbook, about his argument that when it comes to seizing and keeping power there's no difference between a democratic leader and a dictator.
Sep 30, 2011 | 8:06Day 6 "50/50" Comedy takes on Cancer Audio
Day 6 "50/50" Comedy takes on Cancer Sep 30, 2011 | 8:06The new movie 50/50 draws its emotional centre from the experience of scriptwriter Will Reiser, who was diagnosed with cancer at 24, and actor Seth Rogan, Will's real-life best friend. It's no coincidence that Rogan plays the best friend of cancer patient Adam (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) in the film. Brent speaks with Day 6 contributor and Salon.com writer Mary Elizabeth Williams about 50/50 and her own battle with cancer.
Oct 1, 2011 | 54:00Day 6 October 1, 2011 Audio
Day 6 October 1, 2011 Oct 1, 2011 | 54:0050/50; Profiting from the Recession; Dictator's Handbook; Danny vs. Donald
Deep Sixed - U.S. Superpower; Here Come the Warm Jets; A Song a Day x 1000; Dangerous Ideas