Consumption http://nhpr.org en 4.23.14: The Brain Sell, Sandra Bernhard, & The Search For The Next Dog Star http://nhpr.org/post/42314-brain-sell-sandra-bernhard-search-next-dog-star <p><br />Big congratulations to Word of Mouth's own<strong> Zach Nugent </strong>for his Murrow Award! Hear an encore of Zach's <em>adorable </em>story, plus so much more on today's show. We explore <em>The Brain Sell, </em>a new book about how our consumption decisions are influenced by retailers. Then, the safety pin is more than a mundane fastener - it's a staple in punk fashion and history. Sandra Bernhard joins us to talk about her show <em>Sandyland. </em>Finally, NHPR's<strong> Sam Evans-Brown</strong> takes into the world of New Hampshire's wolf dogs, blurring the line between domestic and wild.</p><p>Listen to the full show and click <strong>Read more </strong>for individual segments</p><p></p><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:08:59 +0000 Word of Mouth 47255 at http://nhpr.org 4.23.14: The Brain Sell, Sandra Bernhard, & The Search For The Next Dog Star American Consumption Habits http://nhpr.org/post/american-consumption-habits <p><strong>EarthTalk®<br> E - The Environmental Magazine</strong></p><p><br><strong><u>Dear EarthTalk</u>: I read that a single child born in the U.S. has a greater effect on the environment than a dozen children born in a developing country? Can you explain why?&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong></p><p><em>-- Josh C., via e-mail</em></p><p></p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 15:47:15 +0000 EarthTalk 12769 at http://nhpr.org American Consumption Habits