The Roundtable
1:54 am
Wed December 10, 2008

Calvin Trillin - Deciding the Great Decider (aired 12/10/08)

Albany, NY – Calvin Trillin speaks to Joe & Sarah about his new book "Deciding the Great Decider: The 2008 Presidential Race in Rhyme".

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WAMC New York News
12:31 am
Wed December 10, 2008

Free Bookstore

Hudson Valley, NY – There's an offer that seems too good to be true for booklovers...a chance to take over a bookshop, absolutely free. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett explains.

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WAMC News
12:24 am
Wed December 10, 2008

Advocates Warn of Spike in Health Insurance Needs As Legislators Consider Cuts

Montpelier, VT – The Vermont Health Care Ombudsman told state legislators Tuesday there has been a spike in the number of Vermonters who can't afford their health insurance. She and other advocates are cautioning against steep budget cuts in the heath care sector. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC Speakers Corner
12:23 am
Wed December 10, 2008

Dowmel Lecture: Zbigniew Brzezinski

Zbigniew Brzezinski

Great Barrington, MA – The son of a diplomat, Brzezinski was born in Warsaw, Poland in 1928. From 1977 to 1981, he was National Security Advisor to former president Jimmy Carter and in 1981 he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his role in the normalization of U.S.-Chinese relations and for his contributions to the human rights and national security policies of the United States.

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The Roundtable
11:59 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Jacques Pepin - More Fast Food My Way (aired 12/9/08)

Albany, NY – Jacques Pepin talks about his book "More Fast Food My Way".

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WAMC New York News
11:57 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Republicans Predict Bankruptcy Under Proposed Budget

Hudson Valley, NY – Republican legislators in one New York county are charging Democrats with creating a budget that could end in bankruptcy. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC News
11:07 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Springfield Diocese Asked To Do More For Abuse Victims

Springfield, MA – A support group for victims of clergy sex abuse is urging the Springfield Roman Catholic Diocese to do more to help victims and to prevent future abuse.. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Burea Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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9:21 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Word For The Wise #3652

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3652--12/09/08: In a neighborhood like that, you can have whatever kind of party you want

The Book Show
8:27 am
Tue December 9, 2008

The Book Show #1064

Albany, NY – Michael Patrick Hearn discusses "The Annotated Christmas Carol," the enduring Dickens classic written in 1843 in just two months.

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WAMC News
7:16 am
Tue December 9, 2008

Tribune Co. weighing financial options

Hartford, CT – Tribune Company, owner of several newspapers including the Hartford Courant, has reportedly hired financial advisers to get ahead of a possible filing for bankruptcy. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has more.

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