Valentine's Day http://www.kunc.org en A Fiery Valentine's Day For Two Firefighters In Love http://www.kunc.org/post/fiery-valentines-day-two-firefighters-love New York City firefighters Sophy Medina and Thomas Olsen don't work together very often, but their first Valentine's Day as a couple was an exception. They worked the same fire that night — and then ended up at the same hospital with minor injuries.<p>"There really wasn't much romantic about the night it was," Tommy tells Sophy, now his fiancee, on a visit to StoryCorps. "I kept coming over. I sat in your bed and was talking to you."<p>"We were wearing big, stinky, heavy gear," Sophy recalls. "We're all, like, sweaty, and everyone smells like a foot. ... Fri, 14 Feb 2014 12:25:00 +0000 NPR Staff 54059 at http://www.kunc.org A Fiery Valentine's Day For Two Firefighters In Love Measures Of Affection: Five Musical Love Letters http://www.kunc.org/post/measures-affection-five-musical-love-letters <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ht1OkPN6Zso</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hctOXPdaWXk</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Cqz2yomToA</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cibwQFbwEPs</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnKBVL45VSs</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 20:54:00 +0000 Tom Huizenga 40223 at http://www.kunc.org Measures Of Affection: Five Musical Love Letters Bean-To-Bar Chocolate Makers Dare To Bare How It's Done http://www.kunc.org/post/bean-bar-chocolate-makers-dare-bare-how-its-done If you're looking to buy chocolate in San Francisco this Valentine's Day, just follow your nose down Valencia Street. "A lot of people walk in [and say], 'Oh, my gosh, the smell!" says Cameron Ring, co-owner of <a href="http://www.dandelionchocolate.com/">Dandelion Chocolate</a>.<p>That lush chocolate scent is wafting from a new factory that's smaller than many two-bedroom apartments. The floor plan may be modest, but the olfactory output is huge. And it's not just the sweet perfume of freshly tempered chocolate. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:23:00 +0000 40208 at http://www.kunc.org Bean-To-Bar Chocolate Makers Dare To Bare How It's Done An Affair To Remember In Pre-Independence India http://www.kunc.org/post/affair-remember-pre-independence-india <em>For Valentine's Day, </em>Morning Edition<em> commentator Sandip Roy shares a family love story from 70 years ago.</em><p>I always knew that my mother's aunt Debika was the most beautiful of all the great-aunts. I didn't know that when she was young, she jumped off a moving train for love.<p>She is now 90. Bent with age, she shuffles with a walker. But she's still radiant, her hair perfectly dyed.<p>It sounds like a typical Bollywood story. Boy meets girl in pre-independence India. They fall in love. Her family says no way. The boy came from the same clan. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:08:00 +0000 Sandip Roy 40205 at http://www.kunc.org An Affair To Remember In Pre-Independence India Guy Pumps Out A Valentine — Literally http://www.kunc.org/post/guy-pumps-out-valentine-literally <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG2DRiQt1b0</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 13:09:00 +0000 Robert Krulwich 40195 at http://www.kunc.org Guy Pumps Out A Valentine — Literally