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PBS
Jan 21, 2017 5:30am PST
. >> malaysia flight mh 370 has now been called off. >> george w. bush is hospitalized. chief of staff says he is doing fine, very well, the doctors have a couple of theories about his ailment. >> the widow of the orlando nightclub shoot search expected to make her first court appearance. >> obstruction of just and other charges. >> a rough confirmation hearing for cabinet nominees. >> it is tough questioning for the nominee. >> did you enjoy meeting me? i hope you are as much fun on that diet as you were on the -- >> ♪ ♪ it is the last dance. >> rose: president obama holds a final press conference. >> hello, everybody. >> we will confront, but we will get the job done. every four years we gather on these steps to carry tout orderly and peaceful transfer of power. >> donald trump said after he is sworn into office on bring the he is going to take the weekend off. >> trump is not going to start until monday. >> he apparently thinks the presidents gets saturday and sundays off. >> instead of hail to the chief it is going to be everybody is working for the weekend. ♪ everybody
PBS
Mar 11, 2016 11:30pm PST
real. >> rose: george martin dies at 90. >> the great thing about getting old is that everybody does it, if they're lucky. >> u.s. forces in iraq have captured an isis chemical engineer who was producing mustard gas. >> rose: president obama hosts and toasted canada's first couple. >> canada's new prime minister justin prudough will visit the white house. >> >> the first canadian leader in nearly 20 years to be the honored guest. >> trump sweeps in sanders upsets clinton in michigan. >> and i'm talking about a huge voter turnout. >> bernie sanders stunned the prognosticators by taking michigan. hillary clinton took it graciously. here's her official statement after the results came in. >> what's happening! ( cheers and applause ) ♪ take it easy >> rose: pate an onmanning retires. >> he played the game with passion and went out in style. >> there's something about 18 years, 18 is a good number. ♪ ♪ >> electronic music group lead by producer diplo played for a big crowd in havana. >> it's preserved in time. >> rose: it's like a time caps ul ♪ is it too late now to say sorry ♪ >>
PBS
Feb 18, 2017 5:30am PST
the situation in ukraine. >> the writer george saunders has done pretty well as an author of short stories infused with a healthy dose of satire. now he's out with an impressive novel. "lincoln in the bardo" say ghost story full of ghosts with stories. it's set in the cemetery with president abraham lincoln is paying the last visit to the grave of his songs, willy. seth myers interviewed the author. >> my wife and i i were in d.c. and we passed the oak hill cemetery and her cousin said that crypt is where willy lincoln was buried. and she threw off this detail that linkon had reportedly in the newspapers the day gone into the crypt and somehow interacted with the body he was so grief-stricken. and finally, in 2012, i had finished my last book, feeling good, that idea showed up, and i'm like why don't i try that? and the answers were all like, "it's too hard. it's too earnest. it would require too much heart of you." you know, so i thought okay, you know, i'm 58 or whatever i was, i'll at least try it. and then i just kind of gave myself a little window, maybe three months to, to go
PBS
Jun 25, 2016 5:30am PDT
written and directed by george c. wolf, and choreographed by savon gloverrer. >> the most challenging thing about creating a musical is making sure the buoyancy maintains no matter what. even when you have something like anytime west side story" or "sweeney todd" the energy of buoyancy has to push it all the way through. all the way to the curtain. there is a story that huby blake tells that george gershwin lifted the note of "i got rhythm" from a pit player after sheeg "shuffle along." he lifted those notes and he stole them. i'm not saying what he did. i'm not saying that he didn't. >> rose: somebody said it. >> huby plac said it. it became an interesting thing. and it becomes a tap dance that savon choreographed of him playing the instrument, and him dancing out the fact in theory somebody lifted his notes. and he becomes-- gilbert said "shuffle along" is filled with joyous rage and this number becomes a manifestation of that. >> rose: how about this? this is from chris jones writing in "the chicago tribune": >> it's extraordinary. it's an extraordinary statement. when i first met
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