News/Talk Highlights for Friday, Sept 24 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Friday, Sept 24

The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
Today's Cuba
Studio 360
The Autobiography of
Malcolm X
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
The Roman Senate compared
to the U.S. Senate
The State We’re In
Keeping the Faith(s)

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Wordy Birds with Liz Humes
(Locally produced for WRIR)
Author, G. Jeffrey MacDonald
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Zero Hour with Tim Bowring
(Locally produced for WRIR)
Sound artist Stephen Vitiello
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Sound Opinions
Sophomore slumps
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Talk of the Nation, Science Friday
The ethics of personalized
medicine – and much more!
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The Progressive Radio Show
Author Erik Olin Wright
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The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "Today's Cuba" – read by Steve Bush
Studio 360 (9:00)
Today:   Cracking open the biography of Malcolm X
Hidden Histories (9:01)
 Today:   A look at the 500 year history of the early Roman Senate and comparing it to the U.S. Senate today.
The State We’re In (10:00)
Today:  Keeping the Faith(s) – a look at novel ways to navigate the currents of tension between Islam and Christianity.
– A former Catholic priest turned imam tells why he hates to proselytise
– ALebanese evangelical describes proselytising is a way of life
– A comedy writer explains how one article she wrote sparked public anti-religious advertisements all over the world
– A look at Nigeria’s “Chrislam”
Wordy Birds with Liz Humes (12:00)
Today:   Liz interviews G. Jeffrey MacDonald, author of "Thieves in the Temple"
Zero Hour (12:30)
Today:   Tim talks with nationally and internationally known sound artist Stephen Vitiello
Sound Opinions (1:00)
Today:  After every successful debut comes the dreaded “Sophomore Slump.” This week hosts Jim and Greg highlight artists that managed to defeat this streak and release a “Sophomore Success”. Then its time to review Grinderman's sophomore album, Grinderman 2.
Talk of the Nation, Science Friday (2:00)
Hour 1
– Testing relativity with better clocks
– How are humans different from chimpanzees?
– The ethics of personalized medicine
Hour 2
– Drilling to rescue Chilean miners
– The art of forensic art
The Progressive Radio Show (4:30)
Today:  Erik Olin Wright, author of "Envisioning Real Utopias."

Dennis J


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    September 24th, 2010

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