Streams

Standing on Line

Thursday, July 05, 2001

Standing in line to catch the latest movie, whether a small independant film or the latest blockbuster can be a new york experience. But with reserved seating in some theaters, the ability to buy tickets over the phone and the impersonal feel of the multiplex, is it waning?

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Newark Arena

Thursday, June 28, 2001

...until the legislation reconvenes in November or a special session is called for a vote this summer. Supporters of the arena say the it would be the latest stepping stone toward the renewal of the state's largest city, which was decimated by riots in the late Sixties. WNYC's Amy Eddings ...

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Microcredit in New York

Wednesday, June 27, 2001

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Governing From Federal Prison

Monday, June 25, 2001

One of the politicians Adolfo Carrion, expected to be running for Bronx Borough President, not sitting in jail. WNYC's Beth Fertig reports.

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Media Freedom Under Fire?

Friday, June 22, 2001

Gerson Borrero was fired days after his station managers and a representative of the parent company, the Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation, held a meeting with the elected officials. Borrero says the congressmembers threatened to prevent the station from renewing its broadcasting license if he didn’t tone down his drive-time show on ...

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New Batch of "Bums" Excite Brooklyn Baseball Fans

Friday, June 22, 2001

On Monday, the sounds of a baseball game, and 65-hundred fans, will fill Keyspan Park…but right now, the air echos with the whine of drills and saws. Construction workers are doing last-minute touch-ups on the $39 million dollar city-financed ballpark. This isn't the only new ballpark in town. The Staten ...

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Long Island City Zoning

Tuesday, June 19, 2001

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Campaign Finance Reform: An Opinion

Saturday, June 16, 2001

Republican mayoral hopeful Michael Bloomberg has been taking a lot of media heat this week for daring to criticize the city's progressive campaign finance system. But, WNYC's Brian Lehrer has been wondering about the system himself.

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Food in "Ulysses"

Saturday, June 16, 2001

She bestowed fat pears neatly head by tail ad among them ripe shamefaced peaches....young juicy crinkled and plump red tomatoes sniffing smells...

Tape “Drink man..the milk of humankind…an udderful of mother's milk.....of those bugeoning stars overhead...

JK They eat a lot in Joyce’s Dublin It’s lunchtime,

TAPE Have you got a cheese ...

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NYC's Water Supply

Saturday, June 16, 2001

Sixty three miles of tunnel, carrying more than a billion gallons of water each day for all five boroughs. But despite warnings that the city’s two existing tunnels are aging, and can’t keep up with growing demands, the third water tunnel is still a long way from being completed. As ...

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Gay Hip Hop

Thursday, June 14, 2001

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