Faith Middleton

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For more than 25 years, the two-time Peabody Award-winning Faith Middleton Show has been widely recognized for fostering insightful, thought-provoking conversation. Faith Middleton offers her listeners some of the world's most fascinating people and subjects. The show has been inducted into the Connecticut Magazine Hall of Fame as "Best Local Talk Show".

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The Faith Middleton Show
6:43 pm
Mon February 7, 2011

The Low GI Handbook

creative commons, norwichnuts

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The Faith Middleton Show
6:31 pm
Mon February 7, 2011

Food Schmooze: Great Italian Food With Ease And Comfort

Finally a book that combines the fresh, exuberant flavors of great Italian food with the ease and comfort of a slow cooker. Michele Scicolone, a best-selling author and an authority on Italian cooking, shows how good ingredients and simple techniques can lift the usual “crockpot” fare into the dimension of fine food.

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The Faith Middleton Show
10:54 am
Fri February 4, 2011

American Chinatown

creative commons, Mike Disharoon

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The Faith Middleton Show
6:43 am
Fri February 4, 2011

Pink Brain, Blue Brain

The Faith Middleton Show
5:55 pm
Thu February 3, 2011

Politics, Burgers & Beer: The Promise of the Obama Presidency

The White House

Newsweek's Jonathan Alter joins Faith and Rich Hanley to talk Egypt, the Obama presidency, and all the newest news and developing developments in the world of politics.

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The Faith Middleton Show
8:57 pm
Tue February 1, 2011

Food Schmooze: Helen Chen's Easy Asian Noodles

Whether they're served cold, pan-fried until crunchy, or simmered in soup, noodles are a major part of Asia's cuisine. Each country has its own signature dish, from China's Pork Lo Mein to Thailand's Pad Thai to Japan's Yaki-Soba, and the noodles themselves might be made from wheat, rice, or even mung beans. All these dishes have one thing in common, though: They're uniformly delicious. And now, thanks to noted Asian cooking expert Helen Chen, they're a snap to prepare at home. 

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The Faith Middleton Show
9:30 am
Tue February 1, 2011

Finding Pete

The Faith Middleton Show
9:17 am
Tue February 1, 2011

The Great Depression

When the stock market crashed in 1929, Benjamin Roth was a young lawyer in Youngstown, Ohio. After he began to grasp the magnitude of what had happened to American economic life, he decided to set down his impressions in his diary.

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The Faith Middleton Show
9:37 pm
Mon January 31, 2011

Food Schmooze: Rose's Heavenly Cakes

This extraordinary collection of heavenly cake recipes from "Diva of Desserts" Rose Levy Beranbaum, the award-winning author of The Cake Bible, is an essential kitchen companion for anyone who loves to bake. Illustrated throughout with stunning full-color photography, the book's meticulously tested, easy-to-follow recipes are all you need to create spectacularly beautiful cakes in your home kitchen.

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The Faith Middleton Show
5:48 am
Mon January 31, 2011

The Lost Cellos Of Lev Aronson

The Faith Middleton Show
5:25 am
Mon January 31, 2011

Knives At Dawn

An exciting chefs-as-athletes story following the 2009 U.S. team's attempt for the gold at the "Olympics of food"—-the Bocuse d'Or, the world's most prestigious cooking competition.

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The Faith Middleton Show
8:38 pm
Thu January 27, 2011

Guardians Of Being

This wonderfully unique collaboration brings together two masters of their fields, joining original words by spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle with delightful illustrations by Patrick McDonnell, the creator of the acclaimed comic strip MUTTS. Every heartwarming page provokes thought, insight, and smiling reverence for all beings and each moment.

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The Faith Middleton Show
7:55 pm
Thu January 27, 2011

A Paradise Built In Hell

A startling investigation of what people do in disasters and why it matters.  Why is it that in the aftermath of a disaster — whether manmade or natural—people suddenly become altruistic, resourceful, and brave? What makes the newfound communities and purpose many find
in the ruins and crises after disaster so joyous? And what does this joy reveal about ordinarily unmet social desires and possibilities?

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The Faith Middleton Show
6:48 am
Thu January 27, 2011

On Thin Ice

Polar bears—fierce and majestic—have captivated us for centuries. Feared by explorers, revered by the Inuit, and beloved by zoo goers everywhere, polar bears are a symbol for the harsh beauty and muscular grace of the Arctic. Today, as global warming threatens the ice caps’ integrity, the polar bear has also come to symbolize the peril that faces all life on earth as a result of harmful human practices. Here, the acclaimed science writer Richard Ellis offers an impassioned and moving statement on behalf of polar bears—and all they stand for.

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The Faith Middleton Show
6:31 am
Thu January 27, 2011

I Shudder

From his classic plays and screenplays to his sidesplitting pieces for The New Yorker and Premiere, Paul Rudnick is one of our most adored humor writers. Now, in this long overdue collection, he casts his gleefully wicked eye on the world as he sees it: a landscape of stylish dowagers, irascible producers, and full-tilt eccentrics.

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The Faith Middleton Show
9:55 pm
Tue January 25, 2011

Jewish Slow Cooker Recipes

An inspiring collection of kosher recipes-from the simple to the sublime-all created with the slow cooker.

In Jewish Slow Cooker Recipes, the encore to her classic book, Jewish Cooking for All Seasons, Laura Frankel, a respected kosher chef and mother of three teenagers, shares more than 120 easy, delicious recipes for everyday and holiday meals-- all conveniently prepared in the slow cooker-a staple of Sabbath cooking which Frankel affectionately calls her "Shabbat miracle machine."

In this delicious collection, you'll find

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The Faith Middleton Show
9:46 pm
Tue January 25, 2011

Food Schmooze: Absolutely Chocolate

The Faith Middleton Show
5:54 pm
Mon January 24, 2011

Green Metropolis

In this remarkable challenge to conventional thinking about the environment, David Owen argues that the greenest community in the United States is not Portland, Oregon, or Snowmass, Colorado, but New York City.

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The Faith Middleton Show
5:45 pm
Mon January 24, 2011

A is for Admission

A former admissions officer at Dartmouth College reveals how the world's most highly selective schools really make their decisions.

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:10 pm
Sun January 23, 2011

Thrift: Rebirth of a Forgotten Virtue

The Faith Middleton Show
2:55 pm
Sun January 23, 2011

The Liar in Your Life

In The Liar in Your Life, psychology professor Robert Feldman, one of the world's leading authorities on deception, draws on his immense body of knowledge to give fresh insights into how and why we lie, how our culture has become increasingly tolerant of deception, the cost it exacts on us, and what to do about it. His work is at once surprising and sobering, full of corrections for common myths and explanations of pervasive oversimplifications. 

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The Faith Middleton Show
11:09 am
Fri October 29, 2010

Faith Middleton's Book Show

creative commons, Wonderlane

Faith and friends talk about the books they've read, and would recommend, in all categories.

To see a list of the books discussed go to R.J. Julia.

 

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