News/Talk Highlights for Friday, Aug. 19 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Friday, Aug. 19



The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
 Children of Lesbian
Parents Do Better
Studio 360
Jeff Bridges and South African
sci-fi … and more!
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Open Source with Will Snyder
(Locally produced for WRIR)
 A discussion of  local issues
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Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
The assassination of
Dr. George Tiller
Wordy Birds  with Liz Humes
(Locally produced for WRIR)

Zero Hour with Tim Bowring
(Locally produced for WRIR)
Brigette Newberry and
Lauren Cifranic
Sound Opinions
Buried Treasures
Talk of the Nation
Kid’s Science Challenge;
Technology and free speach
 …and much more
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The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "Children of Lesbian Parents Do Better" – read by Virginia Gutierrez
Studio 360 (9:00)
– Public art vs. the public in Indianapolis
– Jeff Bridges plays Jeff Bridges
– A Ha Moment:  from Crowded House to ESG
– Artists respond to 9/11
– Novelist, Lauren Beukes and South African sci-fri
– Electric cars not going "Boom!"
Open Source  with Will Snyder  (10:00)
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 Today’s Topics:  …
1. Redistricting for city council, part 2 – the future of Richmond city districts.  Guests:  Dr. John Moeser and David Hicks.
2. A chat with one of the founders of Best Friends Day, Tony Foresta.
Hidden Histories (10:01)
Today:  the assassination and denigration of Dr. George Tiller
Tell Me More (11:00)
Wordy Birds with Liz Humes (12:00)
Zero Hour with Tim Bowring (12:30)
 Today:  Artists, Brigette Newberry and Lauren Cifranic
Today:   Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot highlight lesser-known gems, a.k.a. Buried Treasures, plus a review of the latest from veteran singer/songwriter John Hiatt.
– A chat with award winners from the “Kid’s Science Challenge”
– Examining the life of the naturalist behind “Charlotte’s Web”
– What the Motorola/Google deal may mean for the smartphone business
– Technology aiding free speech – and suppressing it
– SpaceX craft on the path to the space station
Today:     Tad Daley, the author of "Apocalypse Never: Forging the Path to a Nuclear Weapon-Free World."

Dennis J


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    August 19th, 2011

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