WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

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)
NPR

Writer James Alan McPherson, Winner Of Pulitzer, MacArthur And Guggenheim, Dies At 72

McPherson, the first African-American to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, has died at 72. His work explored the intersection of white and black lives with deftness, subtlety and wry humor.
NPR

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Presidents And Food?

It's week two of the party conventions, and all these speeches are making us hungry. So we made a quiz to test your savvy about presidents and our favorite topic, food.
WAMU 88.5

Your Turn: Ronald Reagan's Shooter, Freddie Gray Verdicts And More

Have opinions about the Democratic National Convention, or the verdicts from the Freddie Gray cases? It's your turn to talk.

NPR

Police Use Fingertip Replicas To Unlock A Murder Victim's Phone

Michigan State University engineers tried 3-D-printed fingertips and special conductive replicas of the victim's fingerprints to crack the biometric lock on his Samsung Galaxy phone.

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