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The Madeleine Brand Show for June 22, 2012




Janet Evans, Olympic gold medalist, seeks to make an Olympic comeback.
Janet Evans, Olympic gold medalist, seeks to make an Olympic comeback.
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Former Olympian Janet Evans is looking to make an Olympic comeback. We examine the political influence of the Koch Brothers, who are hosting a meeting in San Diego this weekend. And how will the 2012 Farm Bill affect Southern California farmers? Director Benh Zeitlin discusses his critically acclaimed "Beasts of the Southern Wild." Also, Scotland is seeking to reap the benefit of Disney-Pixar's "Brave" with a tourism campaign. Humorist Cole Gamble takes aim on poorly conceived movie merchandise and The Dinner Party guys offer up some conversation fodder for your weekend get-together.