WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: July 6, 2014

  • 07:00p Johnny Dollar
    08/31/56 Kranesburg Matter Pt. 1 (CBS) (Sus.) (14:30)
  • 07:15p Johnny Dollar
    09/03/56 Curse of Kamashek Pt. 1 (CBS) (Sus.) (14:30)
  • 07:30p Dragnet
    09/21/52 #170 Big Shot (NBC) (25:42)
  • 08:00p Gunsmoke
    09/17/55 #179 Throughbreds (CBS) (25:42)
  • 08:30p My Friend Irma
    04/11/47 #01 Jane Meets Irma (Sus.) (CBS) (28:50)
  • 09:00p Sam Spade
    09/12/48 The Lazarus Caper (Wildroot) (CBS) (29:22)
  • 09:30p Tales of the Texas Rangers
    07/29/50 Broken Spur (Wheaties) (NBC) (29:48)
  • 10:00p Theater Guild On the Air
    10/20/46 The Green Goddess (US Steel) (ABC) (59:28)
NPR

Remembering Robert Swanson, Advertising's 'King Of Jingles'

Robert Swanson revolutionized American advertising and wrote some of the most memorable ad jingles of the 1950s and '60s for products ranging from Campbell's Soup to Pall Mall cigarettes. He died at 95 July 17 at his home in Phoenix, Ariz.
NPR

In Alaska's Remote Towns, Climate Change Is Already Leaving Many Hungry

Melting ice has made it harder to hunt walrus, a traditional staple for Native Alaskans. Warmer temps mean caribou aren't where hunters used to find them. It all adds up to more food insecurity.
WAMU 88.5

Democratic National Convention Day Two: Uniting The Party

An update on day two of the Democratic convention: Bill Clinton takes the stage and ongoing efforts by party leaders to build unity.

WAMU 88.5

How To Help Teens And Children Fight 'Tech Addiction'

Many parents and therapists say obsessive internet use is a very real problem for some teens and children. But the term “internet addiction” is controversial and not officially recognized as a disorder. How to help kids who compulsively use computers and mobile technology.

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