Slate on Day to Day for the week of Feb. 20.

Slate on Day to Day for the week of Feb. 20.

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Feb. 20 2009 1:05 PM

From Prada to Prison

Friday, Feb. 20, 2009

Summary Judgment: This Weekend's New Flicks—From Prada to Prison
Mark Jordan Legan sums up the latest film reviews: Eleven Minutes is a documentary that follows the first winner of the television show Project Runway; Tyler Perry's latest is Madea Goes to Jail; And Fired Up! is a teen sex romp set at cheerleading camp. Listen to the segment.


Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009

Holder's Black History Speech Makes Waves
Attorney General Eric Holder, the first African-American to hold the post, delivered a fiery speech at the Justice Department to mark Black History Month. Dahlia Lithwick discusses the latest from the Justice Department with Alex Cohen. Listen to the segment.

Real Folks' Oscar Picks
Never mind what the results of Sunday's Oscars celebration might turn out to be. Mark Jordan Legan spoke to real-life moviegoers about their favorites to take home the statuettes. Listen to the segment.

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