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Tune in for live music, conversation and a chance to win tickets to the show that night with Erica Blinn Band with Andrew Leahey at Natalie's in Worthington! Columbus native Erica Blinn (now residing in Nashville, TN) constructs rust-belt rock songs one earnest melody at a time. She forces Mid-Western air through beat-up harmonicas and hammers out honest lyrics that stretch and twist through her songs. This blue-collar beauty bends the rules of blues and knocks down the walls of pop music to...
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The Florida Everglades is a swampy wilderness the size of Delaware. In some places along the road in southern Florida, it looks like tall saw grass to the horizon, a prairie punctuated with a few twisted cypress trees. The sky is the palest blue.But beneath the surface a different story is unfolding. Because of climate change and sea level rise, the ocean is starting to seep into the swampland. If the invasion grows worse, it could drastically change the Everglades, and a way of life for...
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Sherman Alexie's new children's book stars Thunder Boy Smith, a little boy who was named after his dad. "People call him Big Thunder," the boy says of his father. "That nickname is a storm filling up the sky. People call me Little Thunder. That nickname makes me sound like a burp or a fart." Over the course of Thunder Boy Jr., the boy emerges from his dad's shadow to become his own person.Alexie tells NPR's David Greene that he found inspiration for the book in a surprising place: his own...