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, 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 20, 2012

2:00 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings
2:20 PM
Revolution
Artist : Soulive
Album : Rubber Soulive
Composer : Lennon/McCartney
Label : Royal Family Records
2:40 PM
The Slidedown
Artist : The Skinny
Album : Dig On It
Composer : Jake Vinsel
Label : Tippin' Records
2:58 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings

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3:00 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum - Political Scandals And Comebacks : 7/9/13

Eliot Spitzer

Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is back in the spotlight this week as he has declared a run for Comptroller of the City of New York. 

Spitzer is among a slate of politicians from around the country who are making comebacks after having been embroiled in sex scandals, a list that includes former New York Congressman and now NYC mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner, and embattled South Carolina Governor turned Congressman Mark Sanford.

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1:18 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Michael McBiles : 7/8/13

Dr. Michael McBiles
Credit Courtesy Nathan Littauer Hospital

In the studio today for Medical Monday is Dr. Michael McBiles, radiologist at Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville, New York. 

Dr. McBiles formerly served as the radiologist at the Brooke Army Medical Center at Fort Sam in Houston, Texas. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

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3:00 pm
Wed July 3, 2013

Vox Pop : Cooking And The Summer Harvest With Chef Ric Orlando : 7/3/13

Chef Ric Orlando
Credit http://www.ricorlando.com

The Fourth of July is upon us, and today we’ve got a guest who is sure to have some suggestions on how to spice up your holiday cook outs and barbecues.

from your plate to your airwaves – today we’re pleased to welcome Chef Ric Orlando, chef-owner of New World Home Cooking Company in Saugerties, New York and Chef-Manager of New World Bistro Bar in Albany. WAMC's Patrick Donges hosts.

You can get more information on Chef Ric Orlando, New World Home Cooking, New World Bistro Bar, and recipes online at www.ricorlando.com.

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1:30 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum - Casinos : 7/2/13

Today casino operator Mohegan Sun unveiled a new architectural design for its proposed casino in Palmer, Massachusetts. The project would include a 250,000 square-foot casino, two hotels, retail space, a conference center, an outdoor pavilion, and an indoor-outdoor water park. 

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3:00 pm
Mon July 1, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Jennifer Michaels : 7/1/13

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 Ray Graf hosts.

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3:00 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

Vox Pop : Gardening : 6/27/13

Credit Flickr/Karen Roe

Joining us today to answer your gardening questions is our expanded panel of gardening experts.

Greg Ward runs Ward’s Nursery - a lawn and garden resource in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Fred Breglia is director of horticulture and operations at the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York.

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3:00 pm
Wed June 26, 2013

Vox Pop : Science Forum : 6/26/13

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

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3:00 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Vox Pop : Open Forum - Edward Snowden : 6/25/13

Edward Snowden
Credit WIkimedia Commons

Edward Snowden is reportedly still in the transit area of the Moscow airport after fleeing Hong Kong following word that he was being sought by the United States to answer to charges of espionage and theft following his release of classified information on the National Security Agency’s phone and internet data gathering programs.

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3:00 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Charles Gordon : 6/24/13

Dr. Charles Gordon
Credit Courtesy New York Pain Management

Joining us today for Medical Monday is Dr. Charles Gordon of New York Pain Management in Clifton Park, New York.
 
A graduate of Columbia Medical School in New York City, Dr. Gordon completed his residency in anesthesiology at the Harvard University School of Medicine. He received his training in pain management at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.


Dr. Gordon has been practicing medicine for over 17 years and is board certified in both anesthesiology and pain management.

He was the director of Glens Falls Hospital’s pain management center and practiced pain medicine for over 11 years in Glens Falls.

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3:00 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Vox Pop : Automotive Repair with Gordon Fricke : 6/20/13

Credit Wikimedia Commons/Joe Clark

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. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

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