Shop Talk: 'Lynching' Used Too Freely? | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

NPR : Tell Me More

Shop Talk: 'Lynching' Used Too Freely?

Play associated audio
This week's Barbershop guys weigh in on the sexual harassment allegations dogging GOP presidential hopeful Herman Cain's campaign. They also discuss Kim Kardashian's divorce and the return of the sketch comedy show In Living Color. Host Michel Martin checks in with author Jimi Izrael, attorney Arsalan Iftikhar, columnist Ruben Navarrette, and TV and media critic Eric Deggans.
NPR

Miss Colombia Wins Pageant; Miss Jamaica Wins Twitter?

Days later, bad feelings linger among the Miss Universe pageant viewers who believe that the wrong contestant won. Many watchers on social media say Miss Jamaica should being wearing the crown.
NPR

Watch 'Bob's Burgers'? Now You Can Eat Them, Too

What happens when you try to make a burger out of a pun? One blog, two years, and dozens of recipes later, millions of fans can now cook up their very own Bob's burgers.
NPR

Koch Brothers Put Price Tag On 2016: $889 Million

The political network led by industrialists Charles and David Koch plans to spend about as much money as the entire national Republican party spent in the last presidential election cycle.
NPR

Facebook Suffers Self-Inflicted Outage

A Facebook statement said the disruption was caused by a technical change it made to the site and wasn't a cyberattack. The outage lasted an hour.

Leave a Comment

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