WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: March 31, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    01/30-31/56 Flight Six Matter Pts. 1-2 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:00)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    05/17/51 #101 Big Blast (NBC) (26:12)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    07/05/56 Hack Prine (CBS) (26:52)
  • 08:30 p.m. Jack Benny
    04/17/49 Walking in the Easter Parade (CBS) (26:06)
  • 09:00 p.m. Our Miss Brooks
    04/09/50 New Egg Dye (Colgate) (CBS) (29:30)
  • 09:30 p.m. Abbott & Costello
    04/17/47 Who's On First (NBC) (24:04)
  • 10:00 p.m. Biography in Sound
    04/10/56 Mr. Baseball: The Story Of Connie Mack  w/Jimmie Foxx, M. Cochrane, Floyd Frick (NBC) (53:31)
NPR

Jhumpa Lahiri Finds Freedom In Italian Memoir: 'No One Expected Me To Do It'

The Interpreter of Maladies author is a successful, Pulitzer Prize-winning English-language writer. But she found writing in Italian gave her true freedom; "Language is a very messy thing," she says.
NPR

Gulf Of Mexico Open For Fish-Farming Business

For the first time, companies can apply to set up fish farms in U.S. federal waters. The government says the move will help reduce American dependence on foreign seafood and improve security.
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What's Behind Trends In U.S. Violent Crime Rates

FBI data suggest there was a slight uptick in violent crime in the first half of last year, but overall violent crime rates in the U.S. have dropped dramatically over the last twenty years. What led to the long-term decline, and why do some say it’s likely to continue?

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Blocked: Twitter's Role In Combating Violent Extremism

Over the course of seven months, Twitter has suspended over 125,000 accounts for threatening or promoting terrorist acts.

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