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What "Talk Radio" Says About our Time

Critic-at-large Laurie Stone finds the new play by Eric Bogosian, about a bigoted and acerbic Cleveland shock jock, both funny and pretentious. She says its attempt to broadly critique modern culture falls flat.

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Other segments from the episode on June 12, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 12, 1987: Interview with William Hoffman and Larry Kramer; Interview with Michael Cooney; Interview with Jill Godmilow; Review of the play "Talk Radio."

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