WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: July 1, 2012

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    10/17-19/1955 Chesapeake Fraud Matter Pts. 1-2 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:16)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    07/03/52 #160 The Big Trio (NBC) (26:50)  
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    10/03/53 #76 How To Kill A Friend (Post Toasties) (CBS) (29:44) 
  • 08:30 p.m. Our Miss Brooks
    07/03/49 4th of July at Eagle Springs (Colgate) (CBS) (29:44)
  • 09:00 p.m. Magnificent Montague
    06/30/57 A 4th of July Picnic     (NBC) (29:08)
  • 09:30 p.m. Screen Guild Players
    10/19/42 Yankee Doodle Dandy (Lady Ester) (CBS) (29:34)
  • 10:00 p.m. Options
    07/04/78 The 4th of July w/Ed Walker (NPR) (58:58)
NPR

'We're Mostly Republicans': New Hampshire Voters Explained By 'Our Town'

After NPR's Bob Mondello used The Music Man to help explain the Iowa caucuses, he wished there was a musical of Our Town so he could do the same for New Hampshire. It turns out there is one.
NPR

Gulf Of Mexico Open For Fish-Farming Business

For the first time, companies can apply to set up fish farms in U.S. federal waters. The government says the move will help reduce American dependence on foreign seafood and improve security.
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What's Behind Trends In U.S. Violent Crime Rates

FBI data suggest there was a slight uptick in violent crime in the first half of last year, but overall violent crime rates in the U.S. have dropped dramatically over the last twenty years. What led to the long-term decline, and why do some say it’s likely to continue?

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Blocked: Twitter's Role In Combating Violent Extremism

Over the course of seven months, Twitter has suspended over 125,000 accounts for threatening or promoting terrorist acts.

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