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 21
Medical Monday

Tuesday, July 22
Open Forum

Wednesday, July 23
Open Forum

Thursday, July 24
Science Forum

Friday, July 25
Food Friday 

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Playlist

December 27, 2012

2:00 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings
2:20 PM
Win With Me Baby
Artist : Roomful of Blues
Album : Hook, Line and Sinker
Composer : Don Robey
Label : Alligator Records
2:40 PM
Heck of a Job
Artist : John Scofield
Album : This Meets That
Composer : John L. Scofield
Label : Emarcy / UMGD
2:58 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings

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1:30 pm
Thu October 24, 2013

Vox Pop : Automotive Repair with Gordon Fricke : 10/24/13

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 October 23, 2013

Vox Pop : Baseball and the World Series : 10/23/13

Credit Colby Perry/Flickr

The World Series is upon us! The Boston Red Sox are set to face the St. Louis Cardinals in this year’s championship. Game One is tonight at Fenway Park in Boston. 

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1:30 pm
Tue October 22, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 10/22/13 : Stereotyping

Credit By David Berkowitz, via Wikimedia Commons

After more than 40 years of boycotting, former New York Governor Mario Cuomo has finally watched ‘The Godfather.’ He said it in 1972 that the movie—and the way that the mafia has been presented in popular culture—sends a horrible message, stereotyping Italian-Americans. And he’s saying it again now…even though he admitted the movie was artistically good.

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1:30 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Douglas Tumen : 10/21/13

On this edition of Medical Monday on Vox Pop - podiatry and podiatric surgery with Dr. Douglas Tumen of Hudson Valley Foot Associates. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

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1:30 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Vox Pop : Science Forum : 10/17/13

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

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1:30 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

Vox Pop : Astronomy with Bob Berman : 10/16/13

On this edition of Vox Pop, we welcome renowned astronomer Bob Berman to the studio to field all of your Astronomy-related questions.

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1:30 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 10/15/13 : Government Shutdown

Credit Gage Skidmore / Flickr

The U.S. is in the 15th day of a government shutdown, and potential deals may be in the works to open Washington back up and end the looming threat of default.

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1:30 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

Vox Pop : The Beer Show : 10/10/13

Our Beer and Brewing experts are back, and they’re ready to talk with you about home brewing, the latest Beer news and events. 

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1:30 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

Vox Pop : Comic Books & Pop Culture : 10/9/13

Credit By Gene Fawcette (Pulp covers), via Wikimedia Commons

From the tales of a certain web-slinging vigilante to the adventures of heroes in a half-shell and beyond, comic books have shaped popular culture immensely in the last few decades. We’re on today with comics writer Ron Marz and Professional Geek Rick Marshall, and it’s time to talk comics!

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1:30 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Gerald Ortiz : 10/7/13

In the studio today on this Medical Monday is Dr. Gerald Ortiz, a board certified orthopedic surgeon at St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, New York. His practice is focused on arthroscopic minimally invasive surgery of the shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle, as well as pediatric and foot and ankle disorders.

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