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The Big Broadcast: Aug. 24, 2014

  • 07:00p Johnny Dollar
    09/27/-28/56 Meg's Palace Pts. 4-5 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:40)
  • 07:30p Dragnet
    11/16/52 #178 Big Walk ( NBC) (26:15)
  • 08:00p Gunsmoke
    11/06/55 #187 The Second Choice (CBS) (21:06)
  • 08:30p Father Knows Best
    06/18/51 Wedding Preparations (Maxwell House) (NBC) (29:20)
  • 09:00p Casebook of Gregory Hood
    09/30/46 #18 Gregory Hood, Suspect (Petre Wine) (MBS) (29:52)
  • 09:30p New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
    01/25/48 Case of the Enigneer's Thumb (Trimount Clipper Craft) (MBS) (29:06)
  • 10:00p Lux Radio Theater
    10/14/46 To Have and Have Not (Lux) (CBS) (59:06)
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Marvel's New Hero Wants To Save The World — And The Citrus Industry

Captain Citrus was sponsored by Florida's orange growers, whose profits are being hurt by disease and declining consumer demand for orange juice. They hope the comic character will boost sales.
NPR

Syrup Induces Pumpkin-Spiced Fever Dreams

Hugh Merwin, an editor at Grub Street, bought a 63-ounce jug of pumpkin spice syrup and put it in just about everything he ate for four days. As he tells NPR's Scott Simon, it did not go well.
NPR

Man Caught At White House Is An Army Veteran

Omar J. Gonzales, the 42-year-old man who the Secret Service says ran onto the White House grounds and entered a door Friday night, is an Army veteran who served in Iraq.
NPR

Drivers, Passengers Say Uber App Doesn't Always Yield Best Routes

People love Uber, but they often complain the Uber app's built-in navigation doesn't give its drivers the best directions. The company says the app helps drivers and passengers travel efficiently.

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