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Thursday, October 4, 2007

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Coffee with RudyChristian conservatives, business leaders wonder where the GOP is headed
    Republican presidential candidates are spending time trying to reassure Christian conservatives that they will remember them after the election. Meanwhile, studies suggest business leaders are questioning whether the party has fundamentally changed.9:06 a.m.
    Jackie Calmes: Chief political reporter for the Wall Street Journal. Her article on the Republican Party shifting its "brand" from the party of business appeared in the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.
    James Guth: Professor of political science at Furman University.
  • Ian McKellenIan McKellen portrays King Lear, the crowning of a stage career
    Ian McKellen, one of the most acclaimed Shakespearean actors, says for most of his career, the role of King Lear was almost unapproachable. But now McKellen earns raves for his portrayal of the tormented king. He performed the role at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis in October.10:06 a.m.
    Ian McKellen: Actor and member of the Royal Shakespeare Company, whose performances of "King Lear" and "The Seagull" play in repertory at the Guthrie Theater. McKellen is perhaps best known for his role as Gandalf in the "Lord of the Rings" films.

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