Storify: Reactions To Shuttle Discovery's Arrival In D.C. | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : News

Filed Under:

Storify: Reactions To Shuttle Discovery's Arrival In D.C.

Play associated audio
Shuttle Discovery lands at Dulles Airport April 17. 
Courtesy of Sean Gallagher
Shuttle Discovery lands at Dulles Airport April 17. 

Residents of the District turned out in droves Tuesday morning to catch a glimpse of the space shuttle Discovery as it made its final flight before moving to its permanent home in the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.

NPR

Why Does It Take A Movie Robot To Show What Nurses Really Do?

If TV and movie nurses took care of us when we're sick, we'd be in a heap of trouble. Those images of nutty, slutty and clueless nurses are bad news for the profession, and for patients.
NPR

For Norwegian-Americans, Christmas Cheer Is Wrapped Up In Lefse

For many Norwegian-American families, the most anticipated Christmas treat isn't chocolate or sugar-dusted cookies. It's a simple potato-based pancake, spread with butter and sugar or jam.
NPR

North Korea Has An Interesting Offer. And Another Threat

The secretive regime denies any involvement with the Sony Pictures hack and says the U.S. must allow it to help find the real culprit. Or else.
NPR

Hollywood Pros Fear A Chilling Effect After Sony Bows To Hackers

Some in the entertainment industry are wondering if they'll have to be careful now about the stories they tell or the jokes they make in the wake of Sony's withdrawal of The Interview.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.