WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: November 20, 2011

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    03/12/61 #731 The Ring of Death Matter (Multi-Sponsored) (CBS) (22:30)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    12/01/49 #27 Spring Street Gang (NBC) (26:56)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    03/14/53 #47 Cyclone (Sus.) (CBS) (29:42)
  • 08:30 p.m. Lum & Abner
    Chester the Turkey
  • 08:45 p.m. Vic & Sade
    11/20/41 Rush Humiliated On Thanksgiving (NBC) (14:50)
  • 09:00 p.m. Great Gildersleeve
    11/16/41 #012 Thanksgiving (Kraft) (NBC) (29:46)
  • 09:30 p.m. Aldrich Family
    11/23/52 The Last Turkey (Sus.) (NBC) (27:28)
  • 10:00 p.m. Dr. Christian
    11/22/39 Prelude to Thanksgiving (Vaseoline) (CBS) (28:36)
  • 10:30 p.m. Family Theater
    11/27/47 Home for Thanksgiving (Sus.) (MBS) (29:02)
WAMU 88.5

Verdine White On 45 Years With Earth, Wind & Fire

Forty-five years ago, the band “Earth, Wind and Fire” introduced audiences to a new kind of funk--one that fused soul, jazz, Latin and pop. Bassist Verdine White talks to guest host Derek McGinty about breaking racial boundaries in music and how the band is still evolving.

NPR

The Case Against The Shirley Temple (The Drink)

Author and cocktail enthusiast Wayne Curtis wrote an article called "Shirley Temples Are Destroying America's Youth." He talks about why he hates Shirley Temples — the drink, not the person.
WAMU 88.5

What's Ahead At The Democratic National Convention

The Democratic National Convention gets underway in Philadelphia, where Hillary Clinton will accept the presidential nomination.

NPR

Experimental Plane Sets Off On Final Leg Of Its Round-The-World Journey

It's the first time for a solar-powered plane to circumnavigate the globe. Now it's en route to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates — and you can watch the journey in a live video from the cockpit.

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