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Capitol Connection
3:58 am
Sat November 10, 2007

The Capitol Connection #745

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock welcomes Assembly Minority Leader Jim Tedisco, one of the leading critics of Governor Spitzer's driver's license plan for illegal immigrants. Tedisco explains why he's so opposed to the plan and what he's doing to stop it from going forward. Also, with his recent high profile status is Tedisco eyeing a run for higher office? Alan asks this and many other tough questions on this week's show.

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51 % The Women's Perspective
9:02 am
Fri November 9, 2007

Dissecting chocolate

Albany, NY – When I announced to folks that I wanted to do a 51% show devoted to my favorite dessert, everyone said, oh, that sounds fun. One beat later, they asked... but what does it actually have to do with women's issues?

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51% Extended Segments
8:58 am
Fri November 9, 2007

Dr. Antonio Cepeda-Benito weighs in on chocolate

Albany, NY – Is chocolate addictive? And does it always evoke pleasant reactions for women? For answers, we turned to psychologist Antonio Cepeda-Benito, of Texas A&M University.

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WAMC New York News
4:34 am
Fri November 9, 2007

DOT Addresses Cracks in Patroon Island Bridge

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Albany, NY – Highway engineers have begun drilling, cutting away small parts of the Patroon Island Bridge in an effort to reduce cracking.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.


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4:27 am
Fri November 9, 2007

How to Save Your Life #057

Albany, NY – This week on How To Save Your Life, Professor Mary Jeanne Kreek joins Dr. Stieg for a discussion about addiction. How painful is an addictive behavior? Are you at risk? Can you avoid it? These questions are answered, plus many more on this week's show. Dr. Kreek focuses on determining how genetics as well as other neurobiological alterations factor into addictive diseases such as opiate addiction, cocaine dependency, nicotine addiction and alcoholism.

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4:23 am
Fri November 9, 2007

Word For The Wise #3370

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3370--11/09/07: Talking to (and about) the animals

WAMC News
3:57 am
Fri November 9, 2007

Plan Produced To Save Mass.Dairy Farms

Amherst, MA – A task force charged with crafting a plan to save the Massachusetts dairy farm industry has approved a final report to the state legislature and Governor Deval Patrick. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.....

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The Roundtable
3:37 am
Fri November 9, 2007

Larry Ashmead (aired 11/09/07)

Albany, NY – Larry Ashmead joins Joe and Julia in Studio A to discuss his book "Bertha Venation: And Hundreds of Other Funny Names of Real People."

The Roundtable
3:34 am
Fri November 9, 2007

Kinky Friedman (aired 11/09/07)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with Kinky Friedman about his book, "You Can Lead a Politician to Water, But You Can't Make Him Think: Ten Commandments for Texas Politics."

Vox Pop
3:31 am
Fri November 9, 2007

Fitness 11/9/07

Albany, NY – Fitness expert Jane Hawksley Ogle returns to the WAMC microphones. Glenn Busby is the host for an hour of questions and answers about all things fitness!

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