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Vice-President Al Gore's oversees the Boeing 777 jetliners deal with China.
Barbara McClintock's research into genes, and her acknowledgement as a great scientist.
Carter first sitting president to attend Met opera.
Carter Playboy interview. Public reaction to Carter's 'adultery in my heart' admission.
Carter reshuffles his team of advisers.
American discoveries about cholesterol could lead to new drug treatments.
President Theodore Roosevelt's attempt to unite America under the English language.
Nobel economist James McGill Buchanan and his self-interest theory.
This episode contains references to racially offensive character names.
Alistair Cooke pays tribute to Ernest Hemingway with a parody of his writing style.
The revelations of the televised debate between Al Gore and Ross Perot.
The Sunshine laws and endemic payola.
Carter stunned by Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
Carter praised for reaction to Tehran hostage crisis.
Understanding the art of the political filibuster.
When times are tough, it pays politicians to speak plainly.
Alistair Cooke explores how President Woodrow Wilson helped redmap Europe after WWI.
Lack of clarity about Carter's foreign policy objectives.