News/Talk Highlights for Monday, May 16 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, May 16


The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
And David Cicilline Makes Four
Living on Earth
Flammable Drinking Water
…and more
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Le Show with Harry Shearer

Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
Maxwell House Coffee and
"Roe vs. Wade"
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)

Homespun CSPAN
(Locally produced for WRIR)

WRIR Favorites:  RadioLab
Lost & Found

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Talk of the Nation
 The U.S. hits debt ceiling;
Recovering from brain injury
…and more
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The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "And David Cicilline Makes Four" – read by Cameron Hunt
Living on Earth (9:00)
– Flammable gas in drinking water from hydraulic fracking
– Senate Democrats want to cut the deficit by cutting oil subsidies
– Coal propaganda in the classroom
– Japan says no more nukes
– Plugging kids into the great outdoors
– Cool fix:  lithium-air batteries
– Biomes from your bellybutton
– Climate change and chili peppers
Le Show with Harry Shearer(10:00)
Hidden Histories (10:01)
 Today:  How, in 1989, Maxwell House Coffee ignored the protests and boycot threats of right-to-life organizations and continued to sponsor the broadcast of the movie "Roe vs. Wade".
Tell Me More with Michele Martin  (11:00)
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
Homespun CSPAN  (12:30)
WRIR Favorites:  RadioLab (1:00)
 Today:  "Lost & Found" – a series of stories about getting lost, and how our brains, and our hearts, help us find our way back home.
Talk of the Nation (2:00)

– The U.S. hits the debt ceiling, what now?
– From the opinion page:  was the election of Michel Martelly "another disaster" for Haiti?
– Recovering from brain injury
– Kentucky Derby winning jockey, Graham Motion
Voices of our World (4:00)
Dennis J


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    May 16th, 2011

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