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Congressional Update

Gail Chaddock of the Christian Science Monitor joins us to talk about tax cuts, the Patriot Act and Congress.

Novelist Uzodinma Iweala

The first-time novelist transports us to a place where children are seduced and subdued by the power of the gun and drugs.

The Spread of Methamphetamine

Monica Brady-Myerov has been covering the rise in crystal meth use in Massachusetts. She joins Robin Young in the Here and Now studios to talk about what she has learned.

Baseball with Bill

We talk hot stove league baseball with Only a Game host Bill Littlefield.

Comic Strip Artist Chris Ware

Ware has a new collection of work called "The Acme Novelty Library Final Report to Shareholders and Rainy Day Saturday Afternoon Fun Book."

This program aired on December 9, 2005.

Robin Young Twitter Co-Host, Here & Now
Robin Young brings more than 25 years of broadcast experience to her role as host of Here & Now.