This American Life on APR http://apr.org en APR Presents: May 24th http://apr.org/post/apr-presents-may-24th <p><strong>Hot in My Backyard&nbsp; </strong></p><p>After years of being stuck, the national conversation on climate change finally started to shift — just a little — last year, the hottest year on record in the U.S., with Hurricane Sandy flooding the New York subway and drought devastating midwest farms and California and Colorado on fire. Lots of people were wondering if global warming had finally arrived, here at home. This week, stories about this new reality.</p> Fri, 24 May 2013 11:00:00 +0000 WBEZ 30262 at http://apr.org APR Presents: May 24th APR Presents: April 19th http://apr.org/post/apr-presents-april-19th <p><strong>Dr. Gilmer and Mr. Hyde</strong></p><p></p><p>Dr. Benjamin Gilmer (right) gets a job at a rural clinic. He finds out he’s replaced someone — also named Dr. Gilmer (picture) — who went to prison after killing his own father. But the more Benjamin’s patients talk about the other Dr. Gilmer, the more confused he becomes. Everyone loved the old Dr. Gilmer. So Benjamin starts digging around, trying to understand how a good man can seemingly turn bad.</p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 11:00:00 +0000 WBEZ 28640 at http://apr.org APR Presents: April 19th