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On Being with Krista Tippett is a public radio project delving into the human side of news stories + issues. Curated + edited by senior editor Trent Gilliss.

We publish guest contributions. We edit long; we scrapbook. We do big ideas + deep meaning. We answer questions.

We've even won a couple of Webbys + a Peabody Award.

A Brief Musical Interlude
Trent Gilliss, online editor

Working on a show about torture can make one grave, as it should. As I was conferring with Nancy on a couple of upcoming blog posts on the subject, I saw a fellow Tumblr and fan of the show post this delightful tune. It brought a shimmy to my legs and reminded me of the pleasure of doing this work, and of ritual.

So I’m reblogging Nathan’s post and sharing it with you for the lunchtime hour:

Goran Bregović
from the Underground soundtrack
(dir. Emir Kusturica; Polygram, 2000)