Woodward, Bernstein, And The Future Of The American Press

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The Boe Forum brought Pulitzer-Prize winning journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein to the state. What happened next was a distinctly South Dakota event.

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The Cave You Fear To Enter: Money And Macroeconomics

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How's your relationship with money? Yeah. We thought so. In the Moment is here to help you have a better conversation about everything from your personal net worth to the national debt.

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America Chooses The Best Loved Book And Everyone At PBS Can Now Exhale

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Voters chose Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" as the most beloved book in America. Which is a lot better than what might happen when you ask the Internet to decide.

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"Try To Remember Everything"

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The Festival of Books conversation with Alice Sebold is about to disappear. Here's why that's a good thing.

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A Guitar On His Back In Vietnam

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Folk musician Jim Groth tells the story of how live music chases away the shadows, if only for a moment.

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Denise Ross, Cancer, And Getting The News On The Air

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Journalist and Dakota Political Junkie Denise Ross has died after an extended battle with cancer. Sometimes you don't want to write about it. And that's okay too.

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Surviving The News With CNN’s Alisyn Camerota

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A fierce and frazzled broadcaster lands a coveted spot on a cable news morning show, only to have her journalistic moral compass battered by incompetent producers, the blood-sport of Twitter, and the chaos of an increasingly surreal presidential campaign. Breezy fiction? Sure. Incisive commentary on modern journalism? Yeah baby!

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It's Not About The Earrings (I Hope)

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Does gender play a factor in South Dakota's gubernatorial campaign? SDPB's Lori Walsh has a few things to say about Kristi Noem's hair.

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The Story of Brady Jandreau, The Story of Us

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In the Moment host Lori Walsh shares thoughts on the generosity of South Dakota actor Brady Jandreau.

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Celebrating May Day with Eliza Blue

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Eliza Blue is In the Moment today with the broadcast premiere of the title track from her upcoming album “South Dakota, First of May.”

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TenHaken And Loetscher Stumble Near The Finish Line: You Should Vote For One Of Them Anyway

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In the Moment host Lori Walsh takes a personal look at the Sioux Falls mayoral race.

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Race, Mobility, And Steven Pinker

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Steven Pinker is an experimental cognitive scientist and one of the world's foremost writers on language, mind, and human nature. He's perhaps best known for his books "The Language Instinct" and "The Better Angels of Our Nature." He joined us on In the Moment for a discussion of his newest book, Enlightenment Now.

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Shantel Krebs and the U.S. House Race

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Shantel Krebs grew up as a fourth generation farm kid near Arlington in Kingsbury County. She graduated with a business degree from Dakota State University. She's served as a legislator in the State House and Senate. Her current role is as South Dakota's Secretary of State. She joined us to talk about her candidacy for U.S. House.

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Can South Dakota Be Proud of Kristi Noem?

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Thoughts on Earrings, Intelligence, and (Not Incidentally) Tax Reform

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A "Pretty Much Everything" Potluck

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Design luminary Aaron Draplin joins Potluck Society host Hugh Weber and In the Moment host Lori Walsh in the studio. Chaos, connection, and gratitude ensues.

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I have always been a devoted scribbler in the margins of books. As a reader, I underline and highlight. I add questions marks and exclamation points. I argue with the author. But where are the margins in a radio program like In the Moment? 

You have to create them. 

Welcome to In the Margins. It’s a place for behind-the-scenes. It’s a place for expanding the conversation.

It’s a place for just one more question.

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"Prairie Fires" by Caroline Fraser

"Of Fathers & Fire" by Steven Wingate

"By the Fire: Sami Folktales and Legends" collected and illustrated by Emilie Demant Hatt, translated by Barbara Sjoholm

"The ABC of It: Why Children's Books Matter" by Leonard S. Marcus