WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: Aug. 25, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    03/30/56 Lamar Matter Pt. 5 (Sus.) (CBS) (14:40)
  • 07:15 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    04/02/56 Salt City Matter Pt. 1 (Sus.) (CBS) (14:30)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    11/01/51 #125 Big Lease (NBC) (26:12)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    11/20/54 #136 How to Kill a Woman (CBS) (26:52)
  • 08:30 p.m. Lone Ranger
    12/21/42 #1547/760 Law Of The Apex (Regional Sponsors) (MBS) (26:36)
  • 09:00 p.m. Aldrich Family
    02/20/40 Raising Rabbits & Pigeons (Jello) (NBC) (29:30)
  • 09:30 p.m.  New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
    09/17/45 #184 The Case of the Out of Date Murderer (Petrie Wines) (MBS) (28:30)
  • 10:00 p.m. Screen Director's Playhouse
    04/05/51 The Damned Don’t Cry (RCA/Anacin) (NBC) (58:32)

'Steve Jobs': As Ambitious As Its Title Character

Danny Boyle's new biopic, Steve Jobs, is a look at the man who made Apple mean computers, not fruit. NPR film critic Bob Mondello says it's an invigorating story told in three acts of crisis.

Could A Mushroom Save The Honeybee?

The bees that pollinate crops are on the brink of collapse. One big reason why: a virus-carrying mite. Now, researchers think a rare fungi could boost bees' immune system and attack the mite itself.

'Quartet' Member: Nobel Peace Prize Is 'Very Important For Tunisia'

NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with Wided Bouchamaoui, president of the Tunisian Employers' Union, and a member of the National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia, about winning the Nobel Peace Prize Friday.

Volkswagen Faces Uphill Battle In Repairing Tarnished Reputation

Volkswagen faces two enormous repair jobs: fixing its polluting diesel cars and its battered reputation. Both may be much harder to fix than anything other scandal-plagued car companies have faced.

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