WAMU 88.5 : The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Redskins Pride Caucus

Four Virginia lawmakers have formed a Redskins Pride Caucus whose aim is to give fans and ticket holders a voice in the ongoing dispute over the team's name. The group also wants to support the Virginia-based franchise, oppose Congressional involvement in the dispute and champion businesses' right to their own brands. Co-founder and state delegate David Ramadan joins Kojo to talk about his new caucus and its support for the team.


Rapid Learners: How Pixar Animators Created A Very Scary River

What would a small dinosaur look like in Class V rapids? That's the question Pixar filmmakers had to answer for their film The Good Dinosaur. So they piled into a raft to figure it out for themselves.
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Recipes Get A Makeover With GIFs, Science, And Emojis

On Food Wednesday, we explore the new ways recipes are being presented, with everything from GIFs to scientific method.

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International Military Action In Syria

French President Hollande meets with President Obama in Washington to seek additional U.S. support in the fight against ISIS in Syria, and NATO holds an emergency meeting over the downed Russian fighter jet: An update on international military strategy in Syria.


Used Rocket Is A New Breakthrough For Blue Origin's Space Plan

Blue Origin, the space company founded by Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos, has sent a craft past the edge of space and then landed its rocket safely – and vertically — in Texas.

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