The Gary Henderson Show

Schedule
88.5-2
Monday
12:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am

Gary Henderson, 1999 IBMA Broadcast Personality of the Year and co-founder of Bluegrass Unlimited magazine, has been involved in bluegrass programming at WAMU 88.5 since 1967. Gary has recorded shows for WAMU’s Bluegrass Country from its inception and beginning 9/22/07 on alternate Saturdays you can hear Gary LIVE in the studio taking your e-mail and phone requests. Studio phone requests: 202.885.8860.


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After Sketchy Science, Shark Week Promises To Turn Over A New Fin

Shark Week is here, and scientists are afraid. Not of the toothy swimmers — but of inaccuracies, bad science and the demonization of animals that aren't as ferocious as Discovery Channel has made out.
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Do Try This At Home: 3 Korean Banchan (Side Dishes) In One Pot

If you've ever eaten at a Korean restaurant, you're used to the endless side dishes that come out with the meal. They're called banchan, and they're remarkably simple to make for yourself.
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Cutting Local Taxes in The District

The D.C. Council has taken steps to accelerate tax cuts for all income earners. They're part of a broader overhaul of the city's tax levels, but some council members argued there wasn't enough time for a rigorous debate about the new schedule. We explore the debate over cutting taxes for D.C. residents and how it affects the city's ability to pay for critical local services.

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Reddit CEO Says Miscommunication Led To Blackout Protest

A user revolt briefly shut down the social site last week after a key employee was dismissed. Interim CEO Ellen Pao says the company has "apologized for not communicating better" with site moderators.