Streams

The Don

Thursday, September 02, 2004

Don King will not represent John Kerry in this fighting match

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Championship Fight

Wednesday, September 01, 2004

A Presidential candidate makes his way to Radio Row

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Elephant Parade

Wednesday, September 01, 2004

Mayor Bloomberg stops by for a brief chat.

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Radio Dining

Tuesday, August 31, 2004

We had some listeners tell us this morning's show sounded so clear they couldn't believe we broadcast live from a diner on 34th Street. Well here's the proof: from the Skylight Diner near Madison Square Garden.

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Wet Paint

Monday, August 30, 2004

The paint was drying in the convention floor at Madison Square Garden last night

WNYC sets up at the Garden

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Elephant Safari

Friday, August 27, 2004

Excitement is building, we're off to Madison Square Garden for the Republican National Convention! See you on Monday.

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Speak Your Mind

Thursday, August 26, 2004

The Freedom of Expression National Monument

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Put on Your Platform Shoes!

Wednesday, August 25, 2004

On the show Thursday: Congresswoman Melissa Hart (R-PA-4th District) takes us inside the arduous, tedious, and throroughly ungamorous process of drafting a new party platform.

OK, perhaps you haven't read any party platforms lately. They are dry as dust and not even all that relevant to making policy. ...

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Kabuki Dance

Tuesday, August 24, 2004

Newsday published the text of the ruling denying an Arab-American protest group the right to protest on Central Park's Great Lawn during the Republican Convention. Surprisingly, the judge sought fit to inject humor in the 35-page legal document. ...

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Swift Boat Accounts Incomplete

Monday, August 23, 2004

Below is a link to Michael Dobbs' article from Sunday's edition of the Washington Post. Please click on the title below (note registration at the Washington Post site is required to see the article).

Swift Boat Accounts Incomplete
Critics Fail to Disprove Kerry's Version of Vietnam War ...

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The End of the Affair

Friday, August 20, 2004

Mike...Chris...Kerry...Errol...Chris (again). They were all so good, each in their own way. We hoped you liked them as much as we do.

Brian will be back on Monday!


Mike Pesca joins Chris for a super-tough News Olympics. There was only one winner.

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The News Olympics Prize

Friday, August 20, 2004

A Brian Lehrer Show t-shirt!


The attire of champions


The 'other side' of champions

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CB Radio

Friday, August 20, 2004

MW writes: I'm curious about Chris, who's doing a wonderful job subbing for Brian. Chris's vocal quality is unique, and I like his his on-air personality. Put his photo on your website! Thanks.


With CB at the helm, you'll never run adrift

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Not So Silly Season

Thursday, August 19, 2004

The silly season hasn't seemed all that silly this year. What with the Governor McGreevey scandal and the recent intelligence hearings in Congress. But we producers are finding the majority of potential show guests have finally packed up and gone on vacation. Given that, we thought it ...

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A Touch of Class

Wednesday, August 18, 2004

Inspired by a positive review in the New York Times, one of us just caught the new reality show on Fox, “Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy” and can’t stop going on about it. In the episode rebroadcast last night, the two mothers live in such disparate worlds: ...

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You Already Paid For It!

Tuesday, August 17, 2004

Errol Louis wrapped up his tour as guest host today with a 'super nerd' conversation with Dr. Michael Dolfman of the New York office of the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Despite the somewhat dry subject matter, the phones lit up with your calls, proving that some people ...

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Michael Moore Strikes Again

Monday, August 16, 2004

While filming Fahrenheit 911 Michael Moore sent out a producer to speak to Rep. Porter Goss, the results never made it into the movie and ended up on the cutting room floor. However since President Bush nominated the Congressman to the post of Director of ...

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Jim Dandy

Friday, August 13, 2004

OK, we have now all duly noted that Jim McGreevey's campaign slogan in 2001 was "straight talk"...But how long has this been going on?

Gordon Bishop of the Atlantic Highlands Herald insinuated it last May.

WNYC's own Bob Hennelly told us today:

"I will say that I was told ...

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Thursday, August 12, 2004

This is the blog entry we writing just before Jim McGreevey made his speech this afternoon:

By now you must know that James McGreevey has resigned as Governor of New Jersey. But do you remember that he's the sixth governor in four years? The others were Christie Whitman (resigned to ...

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Not just for kids

Wednesday, August 11, 2004

A story broke after the show about Toys R Us getting its etch-a-sketch all shaken up by Wal mart.

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