WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: Oct. 7, 2012

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    11/24-25/55 The Amy Bradshaw Matter Pts. 4-5 (Sus.) (CBS) (20:56)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    10/05/50 #069 Big .38 (NBC) (25:54) 
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    01/09/54 #090 The Joke's On Us     (Sus.) (CBS) (24:46)
  • 08:30 p.m. Philco Radio Time
    01/29/44 w/Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour (Philco) (ABC) (29:38)
  • 09:00 p.m. Gangbusters
    11/01/40 #210 Case of the Ape Bandit (23:22)
  • 09:30 p.m. Michael Shayne
    1948 #05 The Hare That Killed (Synd) (26:44)   
  • 10:00 p.m. Mysterious Traveler
    10/11/49 #225 The Last Survivor (Sus.) (MBS/Don Lee) (28:22)
  • 10:30 p.m. Whistler
    04/04/46 Panic (Signal Oil) (CBS) (29:36)
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Book Review: 'Born To Run,' Bruce Springsteen

Music critic Will Hermes reviews a new autobiography from Bruce Springsteen called Born To Run.
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A Matter Of Taste: What Prix Fixe Menus Say About D.C.'s Dining Scene

Is a meal for a special occasion worth hundreds of dollars?

NPR

Clinton-Trump Showdown Is Most-Watched Presidential Debate

An estimated 84 million people watched Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in their first debate Monday, according to TV ratings data from Nielsen, making it the most-watched debate ever.
NPR

When Phones Went Mobile: Revisiting NPR's 1983 Story On 'Cellular'

The report titled "Cellular Phones Are Completely Mobile" features a man who was "among the first 1,500 customers to use a new mobile phone system called cellular."

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