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The Big Broadcast: Aug. 26, 2012

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    11/08-09/12 Lorco Diamond Matter Pts. 2-3 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:20)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    08/24/50 #063 Big Chance (NBC) (26:52)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    11/28/53 #084 Kick Me (Post Toasties) (CBS) (24:34) 
  • 08:30 p.m. Fibber McGee & Molly
    10/03/59 #216 Killer Canova's Autograph (Johnson's Wax) (NBC) (29:38)
  • 09:00 p.m. Lux Radio Theater
    09/26/38 Seven Keys To Baldpate w/Jack Benny and Mary Livingstone (Lux) (CBS) (59:50) 
  • 10:00 p.m. Dr. Kildare
    03/22/50 #08 Barbara Lane (Synd) (28:12)
  • 10:30 p.m. Mystery Play House (Molle Mystery Theater)
    10/12/45 A Death is Caused (AFRS) (24:18) 
NPR

Once Outlaws, Young Lords Find A Museum Home For Radical Roots

Inspired by the Black Panthers, the Young Lords were formed in New York City by a group of Puerto Rican youth in 1969. Their history is now on display in a new exhibition.
NPR

Europe's Taste For Caviar Is Putting Pressure On A Great Lakes Fish

Scientists say lake herring, a key fish in Lake Superior's food web, is suffering because of mild winters and Europe's appetite for roe. Some say the species may be at risk of "collapse."
NPR

Once Outlaws, Young Lords Find A Museum Home For Radical Roots

Inspired by the Black Panthers, the Young Lords were formed in New York City by a group of Puerto Rican youth in 1969. Their history is now on display in a new exhibition.
NPR

Politics Overshadows U.S. Tech Firms' Hopes For Entering Iran

With a young, well-educated population, Iran has the potential to be a boom market for tech. But sanctions and negative political implications for doing business there seem to limit prospects.

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