WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

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

Cult Survivor Documents 2 Decades Inside 'Holy Hell'

Will Allen directed the documentary Holy Hell, which depicts his experience as a videographer and member of The Buddhafield cult. Allen used his own footage, as well as his interviews with other former members, to make this documentary.
NPR

Evaporated Cane Juice? Puh-leeze. Just Call It Sugar, FDA Says

Companies cultivating a healthful image often list "evaporated cane juice" in their products' ingredients. But the FDA says it's really just sugar, and that's what food labels should call it.
WAMU 88.5

The Politics Hour - May 27, 2016

Congress votes to override DC's 2013 ballot initiative on budget autonomy. Virginia governor faces a federal investigation over international finance and lobbying rules. And DC, Maryland and Virginia move to create a Metro safety oversight panel.

NPR

After Departure Of Uber, Lyft In Austin, New Companies Enter The Void

Earlier this month, voters in Austin, Texas, rejected an effort to overturn the city's rules for ride-hailing companies. Uber and Lyft tried to prevent fingerprinting of their drivers, and now both have left town. A few other ride-share companies have popped up to help fill the void. NPR explores how people are getting around town without Uber and Lyft.

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