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)

In The 'Golden Age Of Television,' Advertising Intersects With Programming

NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with New Yorker television critic Emily Nussbaum about her essay on the new model of advertising in the so-called "golden age of television."

California City Orders Restaurants To Use Disposable Plates, Cups

Officials in Fort Bragg also ordered restaurants to serve water to customers only upon request. As part of a stage 3 water emergency, things like washing cars using city water are prohibited, too.

The Year In Space: U.S., Russian Spacefarers On The International Station

NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with NASA Commander Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko, who are spending the year on the International Space Station.

Why You Should Keep A Tighter Grip On Airline Boarding Passes

You might want to think twice before shoving that boarding pass into the seat pocket in front of you. Security reporter Brian Krebs says there could be sensitive information on it.

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