Radio Times Archive
Election 2022: candidates battle for Pennsylvania
John Fetterman is trolling Mehmet Oz on Twitter; PA Supreme Court upholds mail-in voting law; Doug Mastriano hasn't yet tried to appeal to the general electorate
Air Date: August 5, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:29
Why people believe conspiracy theories
From QAnon to Covid misinformation, people believe all kinds of bizarre conspiracy theories. But far from harmless, these beliefs can have serious real-world consequences.
Air Date: August 4, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:14
The monkeypox outbreak and Covid surge
Monkeypox cases in the U.S. tripled in July. We'll discuss the public health response, if it's enough and talk about the surge in Covid infections.
Air Date: August 3, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:15
The women who programmed the first modern computer
Kathy Kleiman on her new book about the ENIAC programmers, "Proving Ground: The Untold Story of the Six Women Who Programmed the World’s First Modern Computer"
Air Date: August 2, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:14
The Regional Roundup: August 1, 2022
We'll talk about the controversial book review policy passed by Central Bucks' school board Tuesday. And, a proposal for a 76ers arena is met with mixed reaction by neighbors.
Air Date: August 1, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:14
Bonus Interview: TV legend Norman Lear
From the archives: Norman Lear, who turned 100 this week, joined us in 2014 to discuss his early life, influences and his memoir, Even This I Get to Experience.
Air Date: July 30, 2022 6:00 amListen 49:29
‘The Great Stewardess Rebellion’ and air travel today
Nell McShane Wulfhart tells the history of how stewardesses became flight attendants and their influence on the labor movement in her book "The Great Stewardess Rebellion."
Air Date: July 29, 2022 10:00 am
‘Two Wheels Good: The History and Mystery of the Bicycle’
Jody Rosen, author of "Two Wheels Good," on the history of the bicycle and how it shaped the world - Victorian suffragettes, Bangladeshi rickshaw drivers, and urban yuppies.
Air Date: July 28, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:15
Accepting our bodies: positivity, neutrality and self-esteem
We'll talk about the ever-changing, impossible body image standards for men and women of all ages, and how we can feel more confident about ourselves and the way we look.
Air Date: July 27, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:14
‘Salmon Wars: The Dark Underbelly of Our Favorite Fish’
Journalists Douglas Frantz and Catherine Collins expose the danger open-net salmon farming poses to fish, the environment and human health in "Salmon Wars.'
Air Date: July 26, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:29
The Regional Roundup: July 25, 2022
We talk with Dr. Paul Offit about the increase in Covid-19 cases and the debate over more boosters. Plus, beating the extreme heat: tips from a Temple Health physician.
Air Date: July 25, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:14
Bonus Interview: Michelle Zauner, “Crying in H Mart”
From the Radio Times archive, we revisit Marty Moss-Coane's interview with Japanese Breakfast's Michelle Zauner on her musical talent and memoir, Crying in H Mart.
Air Date: July 23, 2022 6:00 amListen 47:33
Jan. 6 hearing: the 187 minutes
We discuss Thursday night's Jan. 6 hearing and the evidence of Trump's 'dereliction of duty' during the 187 minutes the rioters stormed the Capitol.
Air Date: July 22, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:14
Code Red: executive action, extreme heat, and the global climate crisis
As heat waves and wildfires threaten the U.S and Europe and climate action in stalls in Congress, President Biden takes executive actions on climate. But is it enough?
Air Date: July 21, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:14
The legal and political battle over abortion
Pa's Republican-controlled legislature is already clearing hurdles in the abortion battle. We'll discuss the political avenues being tested and the emerging legal conflicts.
Air Date: July 20, 2022 10:00 amListen 49:15
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