WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: May 11, 2014

  • 07:00p Johnny Dollar
    07/10-11/56 Shady Lane Matter Ps. 2-3 (Sus.) (CBS) (26:44)
  • 07:30p Dragnet
    08/07/52 #163 Big Impression (NBC) (26:46)
  • 08:00p Gunsmoke
    07/30/55 #172 Tap Day for Kitty (CBS) (25:49)
  • 08:30p Jack Benny
    05/08/38 Mother's Day Show (Jello) (NBC) (29:36)
  • 09:00p Phil Harris/Alice Faye
    05/08/49 #32 Mother's Day Present (Rexall) (NBC) (29:06)
  • 09:30p Life of Riley
    05/11/46 Mother's Day (Teel) (NBC) (29:08)
  • 10:00p Our Miss Brooks
    05/08/49 Mother's Day (Colgate) (CBS) (29:20)
  • 10:30p Family Theater
    05/06/48 Mother's Halo was Tight (Sus.) (MBS) (29:24)
WAMU 88.5

Art Beat With Lauren Landau, July 29, 2015

You can hear classical Indian music or learn about the Arab influences of a traditional Spanish dance form. 

WAMU 88.5

The Democracy Of The Diner

Whether the decor is faux '50s silver and neon or authentic greasy spoon, diners are classic Americana, down to the familiar menu items. Rich, poor, black, white--all rub shoulders in the vinyl booths and at formica counters. We explore the enduring appeal and nostalgia of the diner.

WAMU 88.5

D.C. Council Member David Grosso

D.C. Council Member and Chair of the Committee on Education David Grosso joins us to discuss local public policy issues, including the challenges facing D.C. Public Schools.

NPR

Twitter Faces Challenges As It tries To Balance Profitability, Popularity

The social network Twitter is popular with users, but that's not enough. It also needs to be profitable, and by its 140-character nature that's a challenge.

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