Vox Pop

Monday - Friday, 2pm - 3pm

Vox Pop is WAMC's live call-in talk program. Guests with expertise in areas ranging from Astronomy to George Washington speak with WAMC's hosts and answer questions posed by WAMC listeners. We also have a number of forums and guests who are regulars to Vox Pop such as our Science Forum and Gardening program.

Every Monday is a "Medical Monday."  Every Friday is a "Food Friday." 

There are several ways to join the conversation:

  • Call in during the show from 2-3 p.m. at 1-800-348-2551 (1-800-TALK-1)
  • Comment on the show page of the Vox Pop section of WAMC.org
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  • Tweet us @WAMCVoxPop

Coming up on Vox Pop:

Monday, December 15
Medical Monday

Tuesday, December 16
Open Forum

Wednesday, December 17
Science Forum

Thursday, December 18
Automotive Repair

Friday, December 19
Meet the Chef

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1:46 pm
Thu December 18, 2014

Automotive Repair: Gordon Fricke : 12/18/14

  Today on Vox Pop, we’re joined by Gordon Fricke – owner and operator of Barber & Fricke Automotive Incorporated, an independent repair, auto body, towing and used car facility in Hoosick, New York, to talk cars and car repair.

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12:30 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Science Forum : 12/17/14

It's the Science Forum on the Vox Pop today as we welcome back our esteemed panel of experts.  

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12:37 pm
Tue December 16, 2014

Open Forum: Terrorism & Counter-Terrorism

Terrorism is on the front page of every newspaper these days, whether it’s acts of violence perpetrated by ISIS or Boko Haram, last week’s damning indictment of CIA interrogation practices after the 9/11 attacks, yesterday’s hostage situation at a Sydney café, or today’s tragic school shooting in Pakistan.

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12:08 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Medical Monday : Dr. Paul Husson : Urology

Credit Nathan Littauer Hospital

Joining us in the studio for Medical Monday is Dr. Paul Husson, a urologist with Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville. Dr. Husson specializes in cutting edge urologic surgery, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of a range of urological issues.

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1:33 pm
Fri December 12, 2014

Food Friday: Pie

 It wouldn’t be the holidays without a little pie. Pumpkin pie, apple pie, pecan pie, any pie will do. Food and agriculture writer Deanna Fox is here to talk about the fine art of the pie, which has been around since ancient Egyptian times, and originally made popular by the Roman Empire. 

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1:57 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

Birding with Rich Guthrie : 12/11/14

Today on Vox Pop, bird expert Rich Guthrie is in the studio answering your avian inquiries.WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.  Wild Birds Unlimited's Nancy Castillo makes a guest appearance.

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2:00 pm
Wed December 10, 2014

Home Improvement: 12/10/14

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Whether you’re flipping a house or finally getting around to updating that kitchen of yours, home improvement projects can be daunting. But don’t worry, professional engineer and construction specialist Darren Tracy is here with us today to answer your questions large and small about your next home improvement project.

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2:13 pm
Tue December 9, 2014

Open Forum: CIA Interrogation Report

Senate investigators have delivered a damning indictment of CIA interrogation practices after the 9/11 attacks, accusing the agency of inflicting pain and suffering on prisoners with tactics that went well beyond legal limits.

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12:30 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Medical Monday : Dr. Jeff Perkins : Internal Medicine

Joining us this afternoon for Medical Monday is Dr. Jeff Perkins. He practices internal and preventative medicine in Albany, including some forms of holistic medicine, and is answering your questions on these topics.

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12:46 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

Food Friday: Holiday Entertaining

Happy Food Friday folks! Thanksgiving is in the rearview mirror, but the holidays are just around the corner. Merriment is all around, and much of it centers around dining, spirits and entertainment. Whether you’re planning a small Christmas dinner with the family or a grand holiday ball with all the trimmings, you’ll want to hear what chef Ric Orlando, sommelier Dan Thomas and distiller Chris Weld have to say.

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