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 @WAMCRadio and #VoxPop

Coming up on Vox Pop:

Monday, August 3
Medical Monday - Dr. John Mastrangelo - Radiology

Tuesday, August 4
Open Forum

Wednesday, August 5
Sports

Thursday, August 6
Astronomy

Friday, August 7
Food Friday - Co-ops
 

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The role dairy plays in our regional cuisine is a large one, with New York state being the third largest dairy producer in the country. Dairy farmer Jessica Getty and Chef Brian Alberg of the Red Lion Inn join us in the studio.

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.

The Golden State Warriors took the NBA Championship, and the St. Louis Cardinals are accused of hacking the Houston Astros. Director of the Marist College Center for Sports Communication and WAMC sports commentator Keith Strudler is here, along with Times Union sports editor Pete Iorizzo.

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Search teams are back in the woods of northern New York looking for two convicted murderers who broke out of a maximum-security prison a week and a half ago. 

Dr. Paul Lemanski joins us for another Medical Monday. Dr. Lemanski is medical director of the Department of Community Medicine and Population Health with Capital Care Medical Group in Albany.

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Chef Ric Orlando of New World Catering in Saugerties and New World Bistro in Albany answers your questions about American cuisine.

The Levin Brothers, Tony and Pete, are in the studio today to talk music and composing. 

Home Improvement
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Whether you’re flipping a house or finally getting around to updating that kitchen of yours, home improvement projects can be daunting. But don’t worry, architectural engineer and construction specialist Darren Tracy is here with us today to answer your questions large and small about your next home improvement project.

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  Bard College Professor of Political Studies James Ketterer joins Alan in the studio to discuss politics and the Middle East. 

Dr. Paul Lemanski joins us for another Medical Monday. Dr. Lemanski is medical director of the Department of Community Medicine and Population Health with Capital Care Medical Group in Albany.

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