WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: Aug. 18, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    03/28-29/56 Lamar Matter Pts. 3-4 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:18)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    10/11/51 #122 Big Shoplift (NBC) (27:24)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    11/13/54 #135 Wrong Man (CBS) (25:28)
  • 08:30 p.m. Lone Ranger
    12/18/42 #1546/759 Rope's End (Regional Sponsors) (MBS) (26:34)
  • 09:00 p.m. Baby Snooks
    05/01/51 Report Card Blues (Tums) (NBC) (29:28)
  • 09:30 p.m.  Gangbusters
    04/04/41 #233 Case of the Missing Corpse (Sloans) (NBC) (28:39)
  • 10:00 p.m. Dark Fantasy
    01/20/42 Death is a Savage Diety (NBC) (23:53)
  • 10:30 p.m. Quiet Please
    02/16/48 #37 Whence Came You? (Sus.) (MBS) (25:59)

'The Innocent Have Nothing To Fear' Echoes Real-Life Republican Race

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Stuart Stevens, a former strategist for Mitt Romney, whose new novel, The Innocent Have Nothing to Fear, tells the story of a neck-and-neck Republican primary campaign that ends up at a brokered convention.
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How History Influences Diets In D.C. And Around The World

Kojo and chef Pati Jinich look at how history -- and famous names like El Chico, Azteca and even Fritos -- shaped modern Mexican-American cooking in the Washington region and beyond.

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Implications Of The Supreme Court's Immigration Ruling

Many undocumented immigrants are living in fear after a Supreme Court ruling effectively barred deferred deportation for 4 million people. What the ruling means for families across the country and how immigration policy is playing out in 2016 election politics.


Click For Fewer Calories: Health Labels May Change Online Ordering Habits

Will it be a hamburger or hummus wrap for lunch? When customers saw indications of a meal's calorie content posted online, they put fewer calories in their cart, a study finds.

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