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
  • Comment on the Vox Pop status update at WAMC's Facebook page
  • Tweet us @WAMCVoxPop

Coming up on Vox Pop:

Monday, July 28
Medical Monday

Tuesday, July 29
Open Forum

Wednesday, July 30
Pets & Vets

Thursday, July 31
Gardening

Friday, August 1
Food Friday 

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Playlist

November 06, 2012

2:00 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings
2:20 PM
Do It Again
Artist : Bill Cunliffe
Album : Imaginacion
Composer : Walter Becker, Donald Fagen
Label : Torii Records
2:40 PM
Slidin’ Home
Artist : Danny Gatton
Album : 88 Elmira St.
Composer : Daniel Wood Gatton, Jr
Label : Elektra / Wea
2:58 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings

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Vox Pop
1:30 pm
Tue December 24, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 12/24/13 : South Sudan

Credit Wikimedia Commons/Jenny Rockett

It’s Christmas Eve, and millions around the world are preparing to celebrate the holiday. But escalating conflict in the fledgling African nation of South Sudan has cast a shadow on the festive season. The United Nations has bumped up the crisis level today after officials found mass graves in the country—a sign that clashes are dangerously close to all out civil war.

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9:51 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Russell Cecil : 12/23/13

Credit Mohawk Valley Orthopedics

In the studio today on this Medical Monday is Dr. Russell Cecil, a board certified orthopedic surgeon at St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, New York. He is founder of Mohawk Valley Orthopedics and his practice focuses on joint replacement and hand surgery.

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1:30 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Vox Pop : Automotive Repair with Gordon Fricke : 12/19/13

Credit Wikimedia Commons/Ildar Sagdejev

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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1:30 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Vox Pop : Pets & Vets : 12/18/13

It’s pets and vets today, and joining us in the studio is veterinary surgeon Dr. Courtney Fitzpatrick of Veterinary Specialties Referral Center in Pattersonville, New York.

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1:55 pm
Tue December 17, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 12/17/13 : Mega Millions

Credit Robert S. Donovan/flickr

The Mega Millions lottery has soared to a whopping $636 million jackpot. By tonight, it could break a record. And if no one wins by the end of this week, could the Mega Million become the Mega “Billion”?

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1:30 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Jennifer Michaels : 12/16/13

Dr. Jennifer Michaels

Joining us today on Vox Pop - Dr. Jennifer Michaels of The Brien Center for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services and Berkshire Medical Center is here to discuss mental health and substance abuse issues for the latest edition of Medical Monday. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

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9:27 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Vox Pop : Birding with Rich Guthrie : 12/12/13

  Today on Vox Pop, bird expert Rich Guthrie answering your avian inquiries.WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

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1:30 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Vox Pop : The Copyright Forum : 12/11/13

Credit WIkimedia Commons/Xander

Today on Vox Pop, we look at where art and law meet with the Copyright Forum. Our guests are artist Polly Law, intellectual property lawyer Paul Rapp, and medical illustrator Bill Westwood. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

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2:10 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 12/10/13 : Reconciliation

Credit Nelson Mandela / South Africa The Good News

Leaders from around the world gathered in South Africa today to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela, who died Friday at age 95. 

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1:30 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Hassan Shawa : 12/9/13

Credit Albany Medical Center

Joining us on this Medical Monday is Dr. Hassan Shawa, of the Albany Medical Center Endocrinology Division. He specializes in thyroid disorders, hormonal imbalance and treatment of gland tumors, and is here to respond to your questions on these topics.

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