WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: Dec. 22, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    12/22-232/55 Nick Shurn Matter Pts. 4-5 (Sus.)(CBS)(27:08)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    12/22/53 #227 The Big Little Jesus (NBC)(28:14)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    12/20/59 #246 Beeker's Barn (CBS)(22:42)
  • 08:30 p.m. Father Knows Best
    12/24/53 Stranded by a Snowstorm (Post Brand Flakes)(NBC)(29:40)
  • 09:00 p.m. Our Miss Brooks
    12/25/49 Magic Christmas Tree (Colgate)(CBS)(29:42)
  • 09:30 p.m.  Nightbeat
    12/21/51 Five Days Off for Christmas (Sus.)(NBC)(29:28)
  • 10:00 p.m. Nick Carter
    12/25/43 Nick Carter's Christmas Adventure (Sus.)(MBS)(29:36)
  • 10:30 p.m. Let George Do It
    12/25/50 Santa Claus in Glass (Standard Oil)(MBS)(29:42)
NPR

Man Booker Prize Awardee Recasts Complex 'Merchant of Venice' Character

In "Shylock Is My Name," Howard Jacobson re-imagines one of Shakespeare's most thought-provoking characters. Scott Simon asks Jacobson about it.
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After Introducing Changes, Keurig Sales Continue To Fall

Despite America's high coffee consumption, Keurig reported disappointing sales this week. Even during its popular holiday selling period, the numbers haven't perked up in recent years.
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Do Political TV Ads Still Work?

TV ads are a tried-and-true way for politicians to get their message out. But in this chaotic presidential primary, are they still effective?
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Twitter Says It Has Shut Down 125,000 Terrorism-Related Accounts

The announcement comes just weeks after a woman sued Twitter, saying the platform knowingly let ISIS use the network "to spread propaganda, raise money and attract recruits."

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