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Jazz pianist Gap Mangione and his daughter Ardis Mangione-Lindley talk about what it was like to grow up in a musician’s household, and how those experiences differed from those of the other kids in town.
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist David Cay Johnston is now a distinguished visiting lecturer at Syracuse University, teaching about the ancient history behind tax and property law. He is partnering with WXXI on a bi-weekly series, How Did We Get Here?, to explore the ancient origins of our modern day economy.