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The Roundtable
3:45 am
Mon August 25, 2008

Daniel Levitin - The World in Six Songs (aired 8/25/08)

Albany, NY – Daniel Levitin's speaks with Katie Britton about his book, "The World in Six Songs", where we learn how the musical brain created human nature.

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The Roundtable
3:41 am
Mon August 25, 2008

Jesse Feiller (aired 8/22/08)

Albany, NY – Our Tech Guru Jesse Feiller drops in to tell us what's good and what's less good about The Kindle.

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The Roundtable
3:39 am
Mon August 25, 2008

Joe Conason- It Can Happen Here (aired 8/25/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks to Joe Conason about his new book It Can Happen Here: Authoritarian Peril in the Age of Bush. Conason writes about Sinclair Lewis's predictions of a totalitarian state in America.

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Vox Pop
3:35 am
Mon August 25, 2008

Medical Monday 8/25/08

Albany, NY – We focus on Neurology today. Bob Barrett handles hosting duties for Alan Chartock, who is covering the Democratic National Convention. Bob welcomes Dr. David Heart.

WAMC New York News
3:12 am
Mon August 25, 2008

NRC Studies Earthquake Risk for Indian Point

Hudson Valley, NY – A recent earthquake in California was seen as good news: it proved new building codes were doing the job. But a new study out concludes that New York isn't nearly as ready and it should be. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

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In Our Backyard
3:10 am
Mon August 25, 2008

In Our Backyard #168

Albany, NY – Okay, we got it, we got it - there is a big difference between goldenrod and ragweed. Apparently in last week's show we unfairly maligned goldenrod and boy did we get letters. Ward will clear up the confusion. Plus, a battle between the bees and hummingbirds, an eagle sighting in Massachusetts and a sad eagle story from the great Sacandaga.

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WAMC New England News
11:27 am
Fri August 22, 2008

Iraq War Veteran Trys To Help Refugees

Northampton, MA – A former captain in the United State's Marines, who lives in Northampton Massachusetts, is campaigning to get more help for refugees from the Iraq war. Tyler Boudreau served 12 years in the Marine Corps before being honorably discharged in 2005. He recently traveled to Jordan where he investigated the humanitarian crisis first hand..

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Capitol Connection
10:07 am
Fri August 22, 2008

The Capitol Connection #834

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined by Richard Iannuzzi, President of New York State United Teachers Union (NYSUT). Iannuzzi will be traveling to Denver for the Democratic National Convention and talks about what role he'll play there. They'll talk about the ongoing debate over a property tax cap and why the union opposes it. They'll also talk about control of the New York State Senate, the No Child Left Behind Act and much more.

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WAMC New York News
7:09 am
Fri August 22, 2008

Details of the latest NYS cutbacks released

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Albany, NY – The details of the latest round of spending cutbacks in New York State government have been released. WAMC's Brian Shields reports.

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WAMC New England News
7:04 am
Fri August 22, 2008

Quick care for children with mental illness

MA – Governor Patrick has signed a bill designed to more quickly deliver services to children with mental illness in Massachusetts. WAmc' Paul Tuthill has more.

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