Denise & Norma talk about the ways we can keep those beautiful cut flowers & bouquets looking great for days. With Valentine's Day around the corner, you're going to want to know the best way to keep roses and other flowers looking their best. Potted flowering plants and rose bushes also keep your home and landscape looking colorful.
Charles talks with Ramon Hamilton, director of the 2013 film "Smuggled." The film tells the story of a young boy and his mother being smuggled into the U.S. inside the small compartment of a tour bus. Ramon talks about the immigrants who inspired the movie, and why he made the boy's relationship with his mother the central focus of the film. In this online-only extended interview, Ramon talks about the hard work that goes into the self-distribution and marketing of an independent film. http://www.getsmuggled.com/
"Rule Britannia." But did you hear, did you hear? There's a football game tomorrow. Time for sports.
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SIMON: For the first time since the Bronze Age, or at least since 1995, two teams from the West are in the Super Bowl. Between beer and Cialis ads, football's best offense, Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos, goes up against football's best defense, Richard Sherman and the Seattle Seahawks. NPR's Tom Goldman joins us. Tom, thanks so much for being with us.
For eight days, the Syrian regime and an opposition delegation sat face-to-face, but were not on speaking terms in Room 16 of the Palais des Nations in the sprawling complex of United Nations headquarters in Geneva.
Round one demonstrated the bitter divide with no breakthrough on the core issues of a political transition or access to humanitarian aid.
Who knows who'll win the Super Bowl tomorrow, but history will be made before the coin toss.
Renee Fleming will sing the national anthem at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. She is the first opera star to be asked, and it seems so utterly fitting, both for the first Super Bowl to be played within view of the towers of New York, and in the 200th anniversary year of the national anthem.