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WAMC News
12:50 pm
Sat March 16, 2013

Humor in the media; hurftul or helpful?

A reveler laughs at the annual Gay Pride Parade in 2011 on Robson Street in downtown Vancouver, Canada.
Credit Wikimedia Commons/Zakir Suleman

Studies have shown that laughter is good for your health, but what about when it comes at the expense of others.

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Congressional Corner
10:47 am
Wed March 6, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 3

  Massachusetts’ special Senate primaries are approaching.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, surveys the field of candidates with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue March 5, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 2

  Not three months into her first term, Elizabeth Warren is Massachusetts’ senior U.S. Senator.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Warren already has a big profile in the upper chamber.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon March 4, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 1

  Politicos have long speculated about Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick’s next move.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Patrick is already on the 2016 radar.

The Roundtable
11:50 am
Thu February 14, 2013

Listener Essay - Love Found and Love Lost

  Elise Linscott is a senior at Western New England University in Springfield, Massachusetts.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu January 10, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 3

After years of incoming flak, the polling industry regained some credibility in the 2012 presidential election.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock it’s time to look ahead to 2014 .

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed January 9, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 2

Massachusetts is likely to have yet another new U.S. Senator.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the compressed calendar will make the coming special election a sprint.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue January 8, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 1

The fiscal cliff negotiations went up to the last minute – and past the last minute.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the resolution was only a temporary respite.

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