Remembering The King Of The Blues

In Las Vegas on Friday, a public viewing for B.B. King. He died last week at 89. Like many others, New England Public Radio’s jazz host Tom Reney already feels King’s absence.

2014: The Year Of The Protester

As 2014 draws to a close, our commentator finds lessons for his children in this past year’s political unrest .

Frogs Are To Warming Water As Humans Are To…

If you put a frog in a pot of room-temperature water and gradually bring the water to a boil, the frog remains in the water and dies. Humans should know better when it comes to this kind of thing says commentator Ellen Moyer.