WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: October 2, 2011

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    08/21/60 #702 The Tiwsted Twin Matter (AFRS)(21:52)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    09/01/49 #13 Myra the Redhead (Sus.)(NBC)(29:58)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    01/24/53 #40 The Old Lady (Sus.) (CBS) (29:42)
  • 08:30 p.m. Phil Harris/Alice Faye Show
    02/27/49 #22 Remley Moves In (Rexall)(NBC)(29:34)
  • 09:00 p.m. Casey Crime Photographer
    05/08/47 #184 The Laughing Killer (Anchor Hocking)(CBS)(29:52)
  • 09:30 p.m. Escape
    03/12/49 #71 He Who Rides The Tiger (Sus.)(CBS)(28:12)
  • 10:00 p.m. Arthur Godfrey and Friends
    06/15/49 (CBS)
  • 10:30 p.m. Inner Sanctum Mysteries
    Detour to Terror #272 05/21/46 (CBS)
WAMU 88.5

Colson Whitehead On The Importance Of Historical Fiction In Tumultuous Times

Kojo talks with author Colson Whitehead about his new novel "The Underground Railroad" and its resonance at this particular moment in history.

NPR

'Cup Noodles' Turns 45: A Closer Look At The Revolutionary Ramen Creation

Today instant ramen is consumed in at least 80 countries — with culturally specific adaptations. The U.S., for instance, gets shorter noodles, because Americans don't slurp them up like the Japanese.
WAMU 88.5

Rating The United States On Child Care

A majority of parents in the U.S. work outside the home. That means about 12 million children across the country require care. A new report ranks states on cost, quality and availability of child care - and says nobody is getting it right.

NPR

Scientists To Bid A Bittersweet Farewell To Rosetta, The Comet Chaser

To cap its 12-year scientific voyage, the Rosetta spacecraft will take a final plunge Friday. Scientists will signal Rosetta to crash into the surface of a comet — and gather data all the way down.

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