This "oral history of Nickelodeon's golden age" will be a rousing dose of nostalgia for some, and a fascinating look into the modern era of children's television for all. 

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.