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The Madeleine Brand Show for March 13, 2012

Author J.D. Rothman newest book,
Author J.D. Rothman newest book, "The Neurotic Parent's guide to College Admissions."
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College admission tips — for parents? At Smith College half of all incoming applicants have parents who write their recommendation letters. Smith admissions chief Deb Shaver explains. Plus, Madeleine speaks with J.D. Rothman, author of the Neurotic Parent’s Guide to College Admissions. And Ann Powers reviews new albums from Lucero and Theo Bleckmann.