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The Big Broadcast: March 16, 2014

  • 07:00p Johnny Dollar
    06/18-19-/56 The Perling Matter Pts. 1-2 (Sus.) (CBS) (26:46)
  • 07:30p Dragnet
    05/15/52 #153 Big Mail (NBC) (26:42)
  • 08:00p Gunsmoke
    06/04/55 #164 Jealousy (CBS) (25:32)
  • 08:30p Burns & Allen
    03/17/41 Gracie in the St. Patrick's Day Parade (Spam) (NBC) (29:24)
  • 09:00p Philco Radio Time
    03/17/48 #25 St. Patrick Day Show w/Margaret O'Brien (Philco) (ABC) (29:30)
  • 09:30p Beat the Band
    03/1740 St. Patrick's Day Show (Kix) (NBC) (26:36)
  • 10:00p Lux Radio Theater
    12/27/48 #639 Luck of the Irish (Lux) (CBS) (59:50)

Making Art Off The Grid: A Month-Long Residency At A Remote National Park

Filmmakers Carter McCormick and Paula Sprenger recently wrapped up a month as artists-in-residence at Dry Tortugas National Park, 70 miles west of Key West. No phone, TV, Internet or other people.

After A Long Day Of Fighting Climate Change, This Grain Is Ready For A Beer

Kernza is a kind of grassy wheat that traps more carbon in the soil than crops like wheat and rice. Now, a West Coast brewery is using the grain in its new beer called Long Root Ale.
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Why Millions Of American Men Have Left The Workforce, And How To Bring Them Back

Today’s unemployment rate is down sharply from the height of the Great Recession. But more than a fifth of American men had no paid employment last year, and seven million of them have stopped looking altogether. Why men are leaving the workforce – and how to bring them back.


Tesla Surprise: It's A Profit

The company posted a profit of nearly $22 million for the third quarter, the first quarterly profit since 2013. Tesla attributes the good results in part to new stores.

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