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The Big Broadcast: Jan. 6, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    12/28-29/55 Forbes Matter 3-4 (CBS)(27:42)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    01/04/51 #82 The Big Holdup (NBC)(26:04)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    04/17/54 #104 What the Whiskey Drummer Heard (Sus.)(CBS)(24:34)
  • 08:30 p.m. Nick Carter
    01/22/44 Records of Death (Sus.)(MBS)(29:20)
  • 09:00 p.m. Sam Spade
    06/27/48 #105 The Bail Bond Caper (Wildroot)(CBS)(29:44)
  • 09:30 p.m. Cavalcade of America
    10/28/46 #495 Flying Tigers Fly Again (Dupont)(NBC)(29:28)
  • 10:00 p.m. Weird Circle
    08/29/43 #01 The Fall of the House of Usher (Synd)(26:10)
  • 10:30 p.m. Suspense
    12/15/42 #21 Til Death Do Us Part w/Peter Lorre (Sus.)(CBS)(29:54)
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'Welcome To Braggsville' Isn't Quite 'Invisible Man,' But It's Close

T. Geronimo Johnson's latest follows four Berkeley students who take an American history class that leads to disaster. It's an ambitious book about race that wants to say something big about America.
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Why Shark Finning Bans Aren't Keeping Sharks Off The Plate (Yet)

Fewer shark fins are being imported into Hong Kong, the epicenter of shark-fin soup, a culinary delicacy. But while the trade in shark fins may be down, the trade in shark meat is still going strong.
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Peace Corps Teams Up With First Lady To 'Let Girls Learn'

The Peace Corp will recruit and train about 650 additional volunteers to focus on girls' education around the world. The expansion is part of a larger program launched by Michelle Obama Tuesday.
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Internet Memes And 'The Right To Be Forgotten'

Becoming Internet-famous is a gold mine for some, a nightmare for others. The world of memes can pit free speech against the desire for privacy. And laws generally aren't keeping up, an expert says.

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