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)
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Coming up on Vox Pop:

Monday, January 19
Medical Monday - Dr. Harry Odabashian - Cardiology

Tuesday, January 20
Open Forum - Riverkeeper

Wednesday, January 21
Live coverage of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's State of the State address

Thursday, January 22
Automotive Repair

Friday, January 23
Food Friday - National Soup Month

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Vox Pop
12:23 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

Food Friday: National Soup Month

    

January is National Soup Month! Shannon Beckwith of Healthy Living Market and Café in Saratoga Springs is in the studio with us today. 

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12:30 pm
Thu January 22, 2015

Automotive Repair: Gordon Fricke : 1/22/15

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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Vox Pop
12:09 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

Open Forum: Crude Oil Transport

Developments with the Keystone XL pipeline and other proposed oil pipelines throughout the country have dominated headlines recently, and there has been a lot of concern among citizens of our region around the impact crude oil transport can have. We’ve brought in two environmental advocates from Riverkeeper today to have a discussion. 

Vox Pop
12:08 pm
Mon January 19, 2015

Medical Monday: Dr. Harry Odabashian : Cardiology

Credit Prime Care Physicians PLLC

Joining us this afternoon for Medical Monday is Dr. Harry Odabashian. He’s a board certified cardiologist with Prime Care Physicians in Albany. He’s here to answer your questions about heart health and treatment of cardiovascular diseases.

Vox Pop
11:36 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Food Friday: Meet the Chef - Bjorn Somlo

Chopped Arctic Char "Gravlax," dill, cucumber, buttered bun, fennel pollen, crushed chips and salmon roe.
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Our region boasts some of the finest chefs in the country. And we want to get to know as many of them as possible here on Food Friday. Today we are on with Chef Bjorn Somlo of Nudel in Lenox, Massachusetts. Browse the slideshow above to see some of Bjorn's signature dishes.

Vox Pop
11:59 am
Thu January 15, 2015

Getting Organized: Sheila Delson: 1/15/15

January is National Get Organized Month. To celebrate this occasion in an organized way, we have Certified Professional Organizer Sheila Delson in the studio. She’s here to answer your questions about de-cluttering your life, and getting your home or office organization back on track.

Vox Pop
11:47 am
Wed January 14, 2015

Websites & Social Media: Cliff Rohde

Just about everyone is online these days. Many, many of us have a website, a Facebook account, or Twitter. But establishing an online presence isn’t simply a matter of turning on the computer and firing up a web browser. Cliff Rohde of GoatCloud Communications is here to answer your questions about establishing a presence online.

Vox Pop
12:11 pm
Tue January 13, 2015

Open Forum: 2016 Presidential Race

We’re now 22 months away from the next presidential election. Let the speculation begin! 

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12:07 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Medical Monday : Dr. Deborah Buccino : Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine

Credit Berkshire Health Systems

Joining us this afternoon for Medical Monday is Dr. Deborah Buccino. She’s a board certified pediatrician practicing in Great Barrington with Berkshire Health Systems. She’s here to answer your questions about pediatrics and adolescent medicine. 

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12:31 pm
Fri January 9, 2015

Food Friday: Nutrition

Two weeks into the New Year, and we’re talking about nutrition. And we’re not just talking about a resolution to go on a diet. We’re talking about knowing how to get your daily intake of nutrients and staying on top of your diet. We have a clinical nutrition expert in the studio, Dr. Jennifer Lindstrom of Albany Medical Center joins us to answer your questions. 

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