WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: Nov. 3, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    05/04/56 Calliclese Matter Pt. 5 (CBS)(Sus.)(14:30)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    01/17/52 #136 Big Juvenile Division (NBC)(25:44)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    02/12/55 #148 Chester's Hanging (CBS) (25:42)
  • 08:30 p.m. Life of Riley
    11/30/46 Free Medical Advice (Teel)(NBC)(29:00)
  • 09:00 p.m. Boston Blackie
    06/23/44 The Rockwell Diamond w/Chester Morris (Rinso)(NBC)(29:29)
  • 09:30 p.m.  Gangbusters
    06/18/49 #585 The Bandit Brothers w/Art Carney (24:23)
  • 10:00 p.m. Falcon
    01/07/51 Case of the Invisible Thug (NBC) (24:34)
  • 10:30 p.m. Frank Race
    10/05/08 #29 Adventure of the Fairway Beauty (Synd)(26:20)

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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