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 14
Medical Monday

Tuesday, July 15
Open Forum

Wednesday, July 16
Stamps and Coins

Thursday, July 17
Automotive Repair

Friday, July 18
Food Friday - Seafood

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Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 9/10/13 : Syria

Credit CIA

Syria is now saying it will put its chemical weapons under international control as a diplomatic solution to avoid a U.S. strike. But the question of military action in retribution for an alleged chemical weapons attack that killed thousands in Syria last month still looms as Congress resumes session. Meanwhile, the president prepares to address the nation tonight.

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Vox Pop
2:13 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Paul Pietrow - 9/9/13

Dr. Paul Pietrow

  Joining us this afternoon to respond to your questions and comments about urology and urological issues is Dr. Paul Pietrow of premier medical group of the Hudson Valley…. 

Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Vox Pop: Astronomy with Bob Berman: 9/5/13

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

Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Vox Pop: Computers with Tony Yang - 9/4/13

Credit Tom Check / Flickr

Its tech galore on this edition of Vox Pop; it's the computer show with Tony Yang of Gig Computers, hosted by WAMC's Ray Graf.

Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 9/3/13 : U.S. Attack on Syria

Over the holiday weekend, President Obama asked congress to OK a military strike on Syria in response to the alleged chemical attacks there last month.

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Vox Pop
1:43 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Vox Pop : Gardening : 8/29/13

Credit Sudarshan V / Flickr

Joining us for our Gardening edition of Vox Pop today is Gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and Arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

Our dynamic gardening duo is here for your questions on everything from bark to begonias. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

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Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 8/27/13 : Syria

As U.N. weapons inspectors investigate the fallout of alleged chemical attacks in Syria last week, the U.S. and its allies are debating whether to take military action against the Syrian government under President Bashar Assad.

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Vox Pop
1:29 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Jian Shen : 8/26/13

Credit Nathan Littauer Hospital

Joining us today on Medical Monday to discuss orthopedic surgery and associated issues is Dr. Jian Shen of Nathan Littauer Hospital. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

Vox Pop
1:58 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Vox Pop : Automotive Repair with Gordon Fricke : 8/22/13

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.

You can post questions and comments on this page, on Facebook, tweet us @WAMCVoxPop, or email voxpop@wamc.org.


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Vox Pop
2:00 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Vox Pop : Science Forum : 8/21/13

It's the Science Forum today on Vox Pop today as we welcome back our esteemed panel of experts, Dr. Helen Ghirardella and Dr. Ed Stander, to answer your science questions. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.