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The Big Broadcast: July 27, 2014

  • 07:00p Johnny Dollar
    09/10-11/56 Confidential Matter Pts. 1-2 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:16)
  • 07:30p Dragnet
    10/19/52 #174 The Big Pill (NBC) (25:54)
  • 08:00p Gunsmoke
    10/09/55 #183 The Coward (CBS) (21:00)
  • 08:30p Duffy's Tavern
    11/09/45 Eddie Wants to Quit (AFRS) (29:26)
  • 09:00p Gangbusters
    09/10/49 #597 Case of the Red Hot Readers (25:00)
  • 09:30p Box 13
    12/12/48 #17 The Haunted Artist (Synd) (26:48)
  • 10:00p Screen Director's Playhouse
    11/09/50 Shadow of a Doubt w/Cary Grant (RCA Victor/Anacin) (NBC) (57:56)
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No Small Feat: The NBA's Shortest Player Never Gave Up

At 5 foot 3, Muggsy Bogues holds the record as shortest player in NBA history. Criticism of his height started on the basketball courts of the Baltimore projects, and continued well into his career.
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Tracing A Gin-Soaked Trail In London

Around the world, new gin distilleries are popping up like mushrooms after a rain. NPR traces the boom to its historic roots in London, which once had 250 distilleries within the city limits alone.
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Ranting And Throwing Papers: An Angry Candidate Runs For Congress

State Rep. Mike Bost's rants on the Illinois House floor are the stuff viral dreams are made of. Bost says he has good reason to be upset, and wants voters to share his anger.
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Israel's Solar-Powered 'Trees': For Smartphones And Community

The man-made trees are designed to create a public space where people can gather and re-charge a battery — their own and their smartphone's.

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