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The Big Broadcast: Oct. 6, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    04/18-19/56 Shepperd Matter Pts. 3-4 (Sus,) (CBS) (26:52)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    12/13/51 #131 Big Overtime (NBC) (26:46)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    01/08/55 #143 Robin Hood (CBS) (26:14)
  • 08:30 p.m. Father Knows Best
    04/26/51 Aunt Martha Visits (Maxwell House Coffee) (NBC) (29:23)
  • 09:00 p.m. Calling All Cars
    04/28/39 #283 The Man Who Ran Away  (Rio Grande Gasoline) (CBS) (28:30)
  • 09:30 p.m.  Luke Salughter of Tombstone
    03/02/58 #02 Tracks Out of Tombstone (Sus.) (CBS) (24:38)
  • 10:00 p.m. Counterspy
    01/07/51 Kleptomaniac Clues (Sus,) (NBC) (27:58)
  • 10:30 p.m. Whistler
    09/03/44 Practically Foolproof (Signal Oil) (CBS) (29:24)

No Meekness Here: Meet Rosa Parks, 'Lifelong Freedom Fighter'

As the 60th anniversary of the historic Montgomery Bus Boycott approaches, author Jeanne Theoharis says it's time to let go of the image of Rosa Parks as an unassuming accidental activist.

Internet Food Culture Gives Rise To New 'Eatymology'

Internet food culture has brought us new words for nearly every gastronomical condition. The author of "Eatymology," parodist Josh Friedland, discusses "brogurt" with NPR's Rachel Martin.
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World Leaders Meet For The UN Climate Change Summit In Paris

World leaders meet for the UN climate change summit in Paris to discuss plans for reducing carbon emissions. What's at stake for the talks, and prospects for a major agreement.


Payoffs For Prediction: Could Markets Help Identify Terrorism Risk?

In a terror prediction market, people would bet real money on the likelihood of attacks. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Stephen Carter about whether such a market could predict — and deter — attacks.

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