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, November 23
Medical Monday - Dr. Makenzi Evangelist, pulmonary oncology

Tuesday, November 24
Open Forum 

Wednesday, November 25
Writers Forum

Thursday, November 26
NO SHOW - Happy Thanksgiving!

Friday, November 27

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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Are you thinking about buying or selling a home? We have a licensed real estate professional in the studio with us today to answer your questions. Alexander Monticello of Monticello Real Estate. He specializes in residential sales for buyers and sellers in the Capital Region. 

The first democratic presidential debate is happening tonight on CNN, and Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will finally have the chance to go head-to-head. Meanwhile the unexpected resignation of republican House Speaker John Boehner leaves the question of whether the more conservative wing of the party will take the helm. What do you think?

Alana Chernila, author of The Homemade Kitchen, and Christina Davis of Healthy Living Market and Café join us to talk about making your home cooking experience rewarding and delicious!

Fábio Olmos

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


It's Pets & Vets on this edition of Vox Pop with Dr. Ron Scharf of the Animal Hospital of Niskayuna. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

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  Alan Chartock leads a discussion of current events, including the leadership void in the Republican Party left by House Speaker John Boehner’s unexpected resignation and the ongoing UN General Assembly. We want to hear from you!

Dr. Dan Polishchuk
Ellis Medicine

  Joining us this afternoon to respond to your questions and comments is Dr. Dan Polishchuk, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in adult hip and knee replacement, as well as orthopedic trauma. He comes to us from Ortho NY in Schenectady and Clifton Park. 

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Donna Williams, founder and owner of the Field Goods produce subscription service joins us on Food Friday to answer your questions about fall produce and wellness. 

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Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.