Your Letters | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : Metro Connection

Your Letters

Play associated audio
Send us your comments and questions!
http://www.flickr.com/people/pinksherbet/
Send us your comments and questions!

We share some recent listener comments and letters - from reactions to a proposed museum of immigration, to concerns about eating shark meat in Washington, D.C.

Do you have a question or comment about the show? We'd love to hear from you!

[Music: "A Message to You Rudy (Karaoke-Version) As Made Famous By: The Specials" by Charly Karaoke Group from Karaoke World: Here We Go / "Wonderful World (In the Style of Sam Cooke) [Karaoke Version Instrumental Only]" by ProSource Studio Musicians from Wonderful World (Karaoke Version) - Single]

NPR

If Robots 'Speak,' Will We Listen? Novel Imagines A Future Changed By AI

As artificial intelligence alters human connection, Louisa Hall's characters wrestle with whether machines can truly feel. Some "feel they have to stand up for a robot's right to exist," Hall says.
NPR

Aphrodisiacs Can Spark Sexual Imagination, But Probably Not Libido

Going on a picnic with someone special? Make sure to pack watermelon, a food that lore says is an aphrodisiac. No food is actually scientifically linked to desire, but here's how some got that rep.
NPR

A Reopened Embassy In Havana Could Be A Boon For U.S. Businesses

When the U.S. reopens its embassy in Havana, it will increase its staff. That should mean more help for American businesses hoping to gain a foothold on the Communist island.
NPR

In A Twist, Tech Companies Are Outsourcing Computer Work To ... Humans

A new trend is sweeping the tech world: hiring real people. NPR's Arun Rath talks to Wired reporter Julia Greenberg about why tech giants are learning to trust human instinct instead of algorithms.

Leave a Comment

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