Midmorning ceased broadcast on February 20, 2012 and was replaced by The Daily Circuit.

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Thursday, July 14, 2011

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • The meaning of compromise
    American politics has been built around the idea of compromise, but in today's political climate the extreme elements in both parties often view compromise as surrender. Has the art of compromise been lost?9:06 a.m.
    Gil Troy: Professor of history at McGill University. He is the author of "The Reagan Revolution" and "Leading from the Center: Why Moderates Make the Best Presidents."
    Jeff Greenfield: Longtime political reporter, most recently with CBS News. He is the author of "Then Everything Changed."
    Deborah Tannen: Professor of Linguistics at Georgetown University.
  • How divorce changed with Generation X
    When Susan Gregory Thomas's baby boomer parents split up and damaged the relationships within her family, she vowed that she would never make the same mistakes. Generation X parents, she writes in her new memoir, are determined to keep their marriages together. Despite their determination, it doesn't always work.10:06 a.m.
    Susan Gregory Thomas: Author of In Spite of Everthing: A Memoir. She's a former senior editor at U.S. News & World Report who's also written for Time magazine, The Washington Post, and Glamour.

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