WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: June 29, 2014

  • 07:00p Johnny Dollar
    08/29-30/56 Kranesburg Matter Pts. 4-5 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:28)
  • 07:30p Dragnet
    07/03/52 #160 Big Trio (NBC) (26:50)
  • 08:00p Gunsmoke
    09/10/55 #178 Alarm at Pleasant Valley (CBS) (26:04)
  • 08:30p Great Gildersleeve
    06/09/46 The Jolly Boys 4th of July Picnic (Kraft) (NBC) (29:30)
  • 09:00p Our Miss Brooks
    07/03/49 4th of July at Eagle Springs (Colgate) (CBS) (29:44)
  • 09:30p You Are There
    03/21/48 Philadelphia, July 4, 1776 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:10)
  • 10:00p Options
    07/04/78 The 4th of July w/Ed Walker (NPR) (60:00)
NPR

Opulent And Apolitical: The Art Of The Met's Islamic Galleries

Navina Haidar, an Islamic art curator at the Met, says she isn't interested in ideology: "The only place where we allow ourselves any passion is in the artistic joy ... of something that's beautiful."
NPR

Here's The Buzz On America's Forgotten Native 'Tea' Plant

It's called yaupon. Native Americans once made a brew from its caffeinated leaves and traded them widely. With several companies now selling yaupon, it may be poised for a comeback.
WAMU 88.5

Fannie Lou Hamer and the Fight for Voting Rights

Kojo explores the life and legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer, a poor Mississippi sharecropper who became an outspoken voice in the civil rights movement and the fight for voting rights.

WAMU 88.5

Computer Guys and Gal

Chrysler recalls cars to boost their cybersecurity. Microsoft debuts its new Windows 10 operating system. And navigation tech could bring us robotic lawn mowers. The Computer Guys and Gal explain.

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