Leisure & Lifestyle

Six Questions of Socrates

Monday, Feb 23, 2004 at 1:06 p.m.

Greek philosopher Socrates felt that if he could find the answers to six questions, it would make him a better man. Author Christopher Phillips traveled the world asking those six questions and he's back with the answers.

Student Self-Esteem (Rebroadcast)

Monday, Jan 19, 2004 at 1:27 p.m.

How chess can turn at-risk kids into kings and queens.

Winter Reading (Rebroadcast)

Wednesday, Dec 24, 2003 at 12:06 p.m.

Books make the best gifts -- never the wrong size and relatively inexpensive. But how to choose from the infinite variety out there? Join our experts with recommendations on the best books of this holiday season.

Wine & Champagne

Tuesday, Dec 23, 2003 at 1:06 p.m.

Break out the bubbly, uncork some cabernet, and get all the answers you need to make holiday wine and champagne purchases easier.

Viagra's Aftermath

Wednesday, Dec 17, 2003 at 1:06 p.m.

If twenty-year old men are popping Viagra like Valentine's day candy, then it's readily apparent that the little blue pill is affecting more than just impotence. The aftermath of Viagra and its impact on relationships, both physical and...

Craft of Cooking

Thursday, Dec 4, 2003 at 1:32 p.m.

Find out insider tips on how to set up your kitchen and prepare food from one of New York City's top chefs.

Winter Reading

Wednesday, Nov 26, 2003 at 1:06 p.m.

Books make the best gifts -- never the wrong size and relatively inexpensive. But how to choose from the infinite variety out there? Join our experts with recommendations on the best books of this holiday season.

Kojo in Your Community - The Housing Crunch

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2003 at 12:06 p.m.

Some say Arlington Virginia is a victim of its own success. Virtually every corner of its 26 square miles is already developed, yet more and more people want to live and work there. How can this once affordable suburb -- a place where...

Portability & Your Cellphone

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2003 at 12:06 p.m.

As of next week, you'll be able to keep your cellphone number even if you switch carriers. A Tech Tuesday look at what this portability means for wireless providers and if consumers are getting ready to cut the cord on home phones.

Bread & Culture

Thursday, Nov 13, 2003 at 1:32 p.m.

Perhaps no food has had a greater impact on culture, history, or religion than bread. Meet a woman who is often called "the bread whisperer," and who's been teaching people around the nation about bread for more than thirty years.

Fall Gardening

Wednesday, Oct 15, 2003 at 1:30 p.m.

Time to divide your day lillies? Prune your prize roses? Check your trees for stress? Expert gardeners share their advice.

Student Self-Esteem (Rebroadcast)

Wednesday, Jul 9, 2003 at 1:20 p.m.

How chess can turn at-risk kids into kings and queens.

Logic Puzzles (Rebroadcast)

Thursday, Jun 26, 2003 at 1:40 p.m.

And the mind-bending puzzles that are making their way into more and more job interviews.

Student Self-Esteem

Thursday, Jun 12, 2003 at 1:40 p.m.

How chess can turn at-risk kids into kings and queens.

Summer Camps

Tuesday, Jun 3, 2003 at 1:42 p.m.

Camps where kids do more than just play all day.

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.