This Week on MNN: Beat the Heat

School’s out and summer is in! Whether you’re staying in the city or heading to the beach this week, make sure to take some time to rest somewhere cool. While you’re at it, turn on MNN and let the good times roll.

This week, check out all new episodes of “Gotta Run With Will,” “The Carmen Mathis Show,” “Blunt Squad TV” and “Active Aging Stories.”


“Gotta Run With Will”

Thursday, July 5, 9:30 pm


Edie Perkins, whose signature smile enchants anyone she meets, enjoyed her athletic pursuits and she moved to LA to pursue new challenges. One day in April 2017, Edie was on a cycle run when a collision changed everything. Although paralyzed from the chest down, Edie is on a quest to lead the best possible life that she can. Tune in to hear more of her story.


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“The Carmen Mathis Show”

Friday, July 6, 8:00 pm


Tune in for "A 60s Retrospective" Part 4 featuring Sophia L. Coffee, LeeOlive Tucker, Charles Thomas and Denden Girmay.


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“Blunt Squad TV”

Saturday, July 7, 1:00 am



Watch Indie International Hip Hop R&B Artist Music Videos II (2012) feat. 950 Plus, Ilya Kireev, Lissy B, Jahan Nostra, Kickblast, Lila, Ras Ceylon, Coma-Chi, Vel The Wonder & Skittelz.


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“Blunt Squad TV” on the Web

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“Active Aging Stories”

Sunday, July 8, 6:30 pm


This week on “Active Aging Stories:” An expert on the art of clowning, a professor who teaches balance, dexterity, and basically clowning around. Also a personal tour of one of New York's historic cemeteries. Meet a woman who has made a career of talking to the dead.