WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: November 27, 2011

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    12/13/59 Sudden Wealth Matter (Multi-Sponsored) (CBS) (22:30)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    12/08/49 #28 The Jade Thumb Rings (NBC) (27:02)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    03/21/53 #48 Pussy Cats (Sus.) (CBS) (29:42)
  • 08:30 p.m. Jack Benny
    12/26/43 Christmas at Jack's (Grape Nuts Flakes) (NBC) (29:16)
  • 09:00 p.m. Archie
    12/13/47 Christmas Shopping (Swift) (NBC) (29:40)
  • 09:30 p.m. Tales of the Texas Rangers
    12/23/51 Christmas Payoff  (Sus.) (NBC) (25:02)
  • 10:00 p.m. Lux Radio Theater
    12/20/48 Miracle on 34th Street (Lux) (CBS) (59:50)
NPR

Comparing Both Conventions As TV: Did Either One Get An Edge?

Now that the national conventions have concluded, NPR TV critic Eric Deggans looks back on both, judging them purely as television programs. Policy aside, did either convention make for compelling TV?
NPR

Salvage Supperclub: A High-End Dinner In A Dumpster To Fight Food Waste

The ingredients — think wilted basil, bruised plums, garbanzo bean water — sound less than appetizing. Whipped together, they're a tasty meal that show how home cooks can use often-tossed foods.
NPR

Kaine Highlights His Catholic Faith On The Trail — But Will It Sway Catholic Voters?

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine has put his Jesuit upbringing front and center in the campaign, raising the question: What role will Catholic voters play in the upcoming election?
NPR

Hackers Break Into Another Democratic Party Computer System

The DNC's congressional campaign arm is the latest hacking victim.

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