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Classic episodes from the “A Prairie Home Companion” archives

A Prairie Home Companion: November 16, 2013

A Prairie Home Companion: November 16, 2013

Featuring singer Aoife O’Donovan (pictured), who talks to Dusty and Lefty about algorithms and a mysterious case of the yodels.

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A Prairie Home Companion: November 9, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: November 9, 2002

Featuring Delbert McClinton (pictured), a spoof on The Odyssey, and a word from Narco Bran Breakfast Flakes: “suddenly I feel really, really good.”

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A Prairie Home Companion: November 2, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: November 2, 2002

Featuring singer-songwriter Iris Dement (pictured), a remake of “Hamlet,” and the Story of Bob, A Young Artist, brought to you by Rainbow Motor Oil.

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A Prairie Home Companion: October 26, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: October 26, 2002

A 2002 episode with a script about how to carve a Jack-O-Lantern, and some tragic words about from the Professional Organization of English Majors.

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A Prairie Home Companion: October 19, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: October 19, 2002

A 2002 episode featuring the script “Fur House”: “If you’re tired of painting and re-painting your house, why not try fur—-not wood fir, but real fur.”

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A Prairie Home Companion: October 12, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: October 12, 2002

Broadcast from St. Paul, Minnesota, with Ledward Ka’apana, Owana Salazar (pictured), Dave Frishberg, Lynn Peterson, and Dan Newton with the Shoe Band.

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A Prairie Home Companion: October 5, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: October 5, 2002

Listen to this Season Opener Street Dance from 2002 with poet David Lehman, Latin band Salsa del Soul, and Dan Lund and Butch Thompson with the Shoe Band.

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A Prairie Home Companion: September 28, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: September 28, 2002

A rebroadcast of our February 17, 2001 show from St. Paul, Minnesota, with Cajun group BeauSoleil, Spencer Bohren (pictured) and Ralph Stanley.

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A Prairie Home Companion: September 21, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: September 21, 2002

A rebroadcast of our November 6, 1999, show from the Fitzgerald theater in St. Paul, Minnesota, with special guests the Del McCoury Band and Kelly Joe Phelps.

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A Prairie Home Companion: September 14, 2002

A Prairie Home Companion: September 14, 2002

A rebroadcast of a show aired originally on May 13, 2000, from Pasadena, California, with Randy Newman and Nickel Creek.

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