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The Big Broadcast: Dec. 9, 2012

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    12/16/55 Lansing Matter Pt. 5 (Sus.)(CBS)(14:32)
  • 07:15 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    12/19/05 Nick Shurn Matter Pt. 1 (Sus.)(CBS)(14:28)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    12/07/50 #078 Big Picture (NBC)(25:36)  
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    03/27/54 #101 Blood Money (CBS)(Sus.)(24:36) 
  • 08:30 p.m. Jack Benny
    12/19/48 Christmas Shopping (Wallet) (NBC)(26:30)
  • 09:00 p.m. Phil Harris/Alice Faye
    12/23/51 Stolen Christmas Presents(RCA)(NBC) (28:46) 
  • 09:30 p.m. Let George Do It
    12/25/50 Santa Claus in Glass (Standarfd Oil)(MBS)(29:42)
  • 10:00 p.m. Lux Radio Theater
    03/10/47 It's a Wonderful Life (Lux)(CBS)(59:36) 

Not My Job: We Ask The Choreographer Of 'The Lion King' About Lying Kings

We recorded the show in Rochester, N.Y., this week, which is home to the Garth Fagan Dance company. We'll ask acclaimed choreographer Garth Fagan three questions about really deceitful people.

Migrants Work To Hold Onto Latin Food History In Gentrifying D.C. Neighborhood

A restaurant in Washington D.C. that has long been a haven for Central American immigrants is adapting to gentrification in the neighborhood.

Graceful Losers Triumph, In Spite Of Defeat

One way or another, someone's going to lose on election night. And there's a graceful way to concede defeat, as Adlai Stevenson showed in 1952, and Al Gore did in the disputed 2000 election.

Wikileaks Dump Method: Sociologist Says Not All Leaked Passes Public Interest Test

Scott Simon talks to Zeynep Tufekci, associate professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, about the perils of mass information releases, like the latest Clinton campaign email leak.

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