News/Talk Highlights for Friday, April 29 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Friday, April 29


The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
Poll Shows Increased Support
Studio 360
3D sound and Werner Herzog

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Open Source  with Will Snyder
(Locally produced for WRIR)
The health of local business
& The Best of Richmond 
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Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)

Wordy Birds with Liz Humes
(Locally produced for WRIR)

Zero Hour with Tim Bowring
(Locally produced for WRIR)

Sound Opinions
Bob Dylan goes electric
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Talk of the Nation
Cape Wind gets go ahead;  
Napping without sleeping
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The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "Poll Shows Increased Support" – read by Vaughan Gary
Studio 360 (9:00)
Today:  "3D Sound and Werner Herzog"
– Graffiti:  art or vandalism – an installation in Los Angeles leads to arrests
– Werner Herzog's "Cave of Forgotten Dreams" — in 3D
– A rocket scientist brings us 3D sound
– Monopoly redesign:  The Elliot Spitzer Edition
– Anne Lamott and the lasting influence of her novel "Bird by Bird"
Open Source  with Will Snyder  (10:00)
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Today's Topics:
1. Assessing the health of local small Businesses.  Guest:  Al Harris of
2. A lighter look at the royal wedding and The Best of Richmond with Style Magazine editor, Ed Slipek
Tell Me More (11:00)
Hidden Histories (11:01)
Wordy Birds with Liz Humes (12:00)
Zero Hour with Tim Bowring (12:30)
Sound Opinions (1:00)
Today:  Hosts Jim and Greg continue their appreciation of Bob Dylan. This week they are joined by legendary music figure Al Kooper as Dylan goes electric.
Talk of the Nation, Science Friday (2:00)
– Cape Wind wins construction approval
– The electric car gets its revenge
– Can science explain life’s annoyances?
– Rats taking “brain naps” without sleeping
– The early history of blood transfusions
– The search for alien radio signals is put on hold
The Progressive Radio Show (4:30)
Today:   Poet M. L. Liebler, who published a recent anthology of working-class writings entitled "Working Words."

Dennis J


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    April 29th, 2011

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