Controversy at NPR; Documentary ‘May I Be Frank’
Secretly videotaped in a political sting, NPR’s senior vice-president for fundraising Ron Schiller criticized the tea party and said NPR would be better off without federal funding. Â NPRâ€™s President Vivian Schiller disavowed his statements, and then resigned herself.
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Three co-workers in a vegan cafÃ© in San Francisco transformed the life and health of a depressed, overweight man. The story is told in the with documentary May I Be Frank- A film About Sex, Drugs and Transformation.
Director Gregg Marks and Frank Ferrante, who is the subject of the film, are interviewed.