Friday, Aug. 18, 2017: Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, Ed Hamilton and more

Today on q: songwriters Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, sculptor Ed Hamilton, q This with Raina Douris and Odario Williams, and cartoonist Bob Mankoff.
Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, sculptor Ed Hamilton and former New Yorker cartoonist Bob Mankoff are featured on the Aug. 18 episode of q. (Supplied/Edhamiltonstudios.com/Davina Pardo)
Listen to the full episode1:16:41

Today on q: (1) how Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil make 'beautiful' music together; (2) the case for taking down Confederate monuments; (3) 'Thinking through drawing': Bob Mankoff explains the power and influence of cartoons; (4) Selena Gomez, Ed Sheeran and more: music from today's episode.