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11:16 am
Mon July 19, 2004

Pedal Points

Another offering from the composer's bag of tricks.

Wilmington NC – Click the Listen button to hear Steven's commentary.

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2:29 pm
Fri July 16, 2004

Michael Moore

WHQR recently aired Steve Taylor's review of Michael Moore's controversial film "Farenheit 9/11". Pete offers a contrasting view.

Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Pete's commentary.]

Okay, I've worked out a great plan. I'm going to insult you, and then, you're going to give me money. Let's give it a try...

You, sitting in Hampstead drinking coffee - you're one of the dumbest people on the planet.

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12:59 pm
Thu July 15, 2004

A Road Not Travelled

Two roads diverged in a T.V. studio...

Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Paul's commentary.]

I?m sure all of us look back on our lives and wonder? ? had I taken that opportunity, or listened to that advice ? where might that road have led? What would I be today? What would I be doing today?

I think about this every so often when I happen upon a talk show on television. And I look at the host. Ah, folks, that could have been me. As Marlon Brando said so well, I could have been a contender.

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12:59 pm
Thu July 15, 2004

Remembering Ren

The quintessential museum director.

Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Rich's commentary.]

I think my first up-close and personal meeting with Ren Brown was a classic moment, the first, thankfully, of many I would have with him. It was about nine years ago and I was eeking out a living as a freelance journalist. I had been assigned to write a profile of Wilmington's arts scene and visit with Ren Brown at St. John's Museum of Art was, of course, compulsory.

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2:51 pm
Wed July 14, 2004

Ed Turberg

The story of a man who proves "there's no place like historic homes."

Wilmington NC – Click the Listen button to hear Ede's commentary.

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10:56 am
Wed July 14, 2004

Sharks

One of our aquatic neighbors who is best appreciated from a distance.

Wilmington NC – Click the Listen button to hear Andy's commentary.

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Local Interest
9:48 am
Wed July 14, 2004

Can Sea Turtles and Four Wheel Drives Coexist?

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10:28 am
Tue July 13, 2004

The Sweater

Lauren still struggles with watching her father's memories fading...like the colors of an old sweater.

Wilmington NC – Click the Listen button to hear Lauren's commentary.

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9:06 am
Tue July 13, 2004

I, Yi, Yi, Robot

Wally thinks robots are facinating.

Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Wally's commentary.]

What do you think of when you hear the word "robot?" Is it something like R2-D2 from Star Wars? Or is it an alien-looking creature that welds car bodies?

In this Postcard from the Digital Age we're going to talk about the romance and the reality of robots.

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4:12 pm
Mon July 12, 2004

History of Cameron and St.John's

The many twists of fate that would eventually bring a facility and an art collection of national importance to Wilmington.

Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Claude's commentary.]

Last Friday, North Carolina?s arts community lost one of it?s greatest figures. Ren Brown, director for almost 20 years of the Cameron Art Museum (formerly St. John?s) died at the age of 57.

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