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A Prairie Home Companion is a weekly radio variety show created and hosted by Garrison Keillor that aired live from 1974 to 2016.
A Way with Words is an independent, non-profit, nationwide, weekly public radio show about language, currently broadcast around the United States of America.
Adult education is a practice in which adults engage in systematic and sustained self-educating activities in order to gain new forms of knowledge, skills, attitudes, or values.
An online advertising network or ad network is a company that connects advertisers to websites that want to host advertisements.
Advertising slogans are short phrases used in advertising campaigns to generate publicity and unify a company’s marketing strategy.
Adweek is a weekly American advertising trade publication that was first published in 1978.
Al Letson (born August 8, 1972) is an American poet, playwright, performer, journalist, and radio and podcast host.
Alicia C. Shepard (born April 27, 1953, in Boston, Massachusetts) is an American journalist, media writer and expert on the work and lives of Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein.
Alix Spiegel is an American public radio producer and science journalist who has worked on This American Life and for National Public Radio.
All Songs Considered is a weekly online multimedia program started in January 2000 by NPR's All Things Considered director Bob Boilen.
All Things Considered (ATC) is the flagship news program on the American network National Public Radio (NPR).
Alt.Latino is a NPR Music's web-based program about Latin Alternative music and Latino culture, hosted by Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras, and occasionally by Jessica Diaz-Hurtado as guest host.
Amazon Alexa is a virtual assistant developed by Amazon, first used in the Amazon Echo and the Amazon Echo Dot smart speakers developed by Amazon Lab126.
Amazon Fire TV is a digital media player and its microconsole remote developed by Amazon.
Ambient music is a genre of music that puts an emphasis on tone and atmosphere over traditional musical structure or rhythm.
American Public Media (APM) is the second largest producer and distributor of public radio programs in the United States after NPR.
Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google, based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open source software and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Android Auto is a mobile app developed by Google to mirror features from an Android device (e.g., smartphone) to a car's compatible in-dash information and entertainment head unit or to a dashcam.
Apple Watch is a line of smartwatches designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. It incorporates fitness tracking and health-oriented capabilities with integration with iOS and other Apple products and services.
Ari Shapiro (born September 30, 1978) is an American radio journalist.
Ask Me Another is an hour-long radio puzzle game show produced by WNYC and National Public Radio.
The Association of Public Radio Stations was a radio network in the United States from 1973 to 1977.
AT&T Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered at Whitacre Tower in Downtown Dallas, Texas.
Audie N. Cornish is an American journalist and a current co-host of NPR's All Things Considered.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) founded in 1929 is Australia's national broadcaster, funded by the Australian Federal Government but specifically independent of Government and politics in the Commonwealth.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC Radio is an operational business division and service of the British Broadcasting Corporation (which has operated in the United Kingdom under the terms of a Royal Charter since 1927).
The BBC World Service, the world's largest international broadcaster, broadcasts radio and television news, speech and discussions in over 30 languages to many parts of the world on analogue and digital shortwave platforms, Internet streaming, podcasting, satellite, DAB, FM and MW relays.
Ben Manilla is an American broadcaster, audio producer, and teacher.
Anthony Bernard Duncan Mayes (10 October 1929 – 23 October 2014) was a British broadcaster, university dean and author who founded America's first suicide prevention hotline.
Robert Alan "Bob" Edwards (born May 16, 1947) is an American broadcast journalist, a Peabody Award-winning member of the National Radio Hall of Fame.
Bob Garfield (born c. 1955) is an American journalist and commentator.
Brian Patrick Stelter (born September 3, 1985) is an American journalist who is the senior media correspondent for CNN and host of the CNN program Reliable Sources.
Broadcasting syndication is the license to broadcast television programs and radio programs by multiple television stations and radio stations, without going through a broadcast network.
Brooke Gladstone is an American journalist, author and media analyst.
Bullseye with Jesse Thorn (formerly The Sound of Young America) is a public radio program and podcast based in Los Angeles, California and distributed by National Public Radio (NPR).
The Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company, usually known as C&P Telephone, was a d/b/a name for four Bell Operating Companies providing service to Washington, D.C., Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia.
C-SPAN, an acronym for Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network, is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service.
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Société Radio-Canada), branded as CBC/Radio-Canada, is a Canadian federal Crown corporation that serves as the national public broadcaster for both radio and television.
Car Talk was a Peabody Award-winning radio talk show broadcast weekly on NPR stations and elsewhere.
CBC Radio One is the English-language news and information radio network of the publicly owned Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
The Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company Warehouse and Repair Facility is an Art Deco industrial building, located at 1111 North Capitol Street, Northeast, Washington, D.C., in the NoMa neighborhood which houses the headquarters of National Public Radio.
Chris Nickson (born 1954) is a British writer, novelist, music journalist, and biographer.
Christian Lee McBride (born May 31, 1972) is an American jazz bassist and record producer.
Chromecast is a line of digital media players developed by Google.
Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel and an independent subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
Code Switch is a race and culture outlet and a weekly podcast from American public radio network NPR.
Commercial broadcasting (also called private broadcasting) is the broadcasting of television programs and radio programming by privately owned corporate media, as opposed to state sponsorship.
A content management system (CMS)Managing Enterprise Content: A Unified Content Strategy.
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) is an American privately owned non-profit corporation created in 1967 by an act of the United States Congress and funded by the federal government to promote and help support public broadcasting.
Culver City is a city in Los Angeles County, California.
Current is an American trade journal that covers public broadcasting in the United States.
Daniel Alarcón (born 1977 in Lima, Peru) is a Peruvian-American author.
David Evans (born January 22, 1944).
David Greene (born April 9, 1976), twitter, com, Retrieved 3 November 2017 (actual date of April 9 is public record) is an American journalist who works for the radio broadcasting company NPR, and is one of the co-hosts of Morning Edition.
Day to Day (D2D) was a one-hour weekday American radio newsmagazine distributed by National Public Radio (NPR), and produced by NPR in collaboration with Slate.
Dee Dee Bridgewater (born May 27, 1950) is an American jazz singer.
Delano Eugene Lewis (born November 12, 1938) is an American attorney, businessman and diplomat.
Democracy Now! is an hour-long American TV, radio and internet news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González.
Digital media are any media that are encoded in machine-readable formats.
Distance education or long-distance learning is the education of students who may not always be physically present at a school.
Donald R. "Don" Quayle (July 27, 1930 – April 16, 2015) was a broadcast journalist who was the first president of National Public Radio, from 1970 to 1973.
Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is the 45th and current President of the United States, in office since January 20, 2017.
In radio broadcasting, drive time refers to dayparts in which radio broadcasters attempt to reach the large number of people who listen to their car radios while driving to and from work.
Drupal is a free and open source content-management framework written in PHP and distributed under the GNU General Public License.
Echoes is a daily two-hour music radio program hosted by John Diliberto featuring a soundscape of ambient, space, electronica, and new-age music.
Edward Rudolph "Ed" Bradley, Jr. (June 22, 1941 – November 9, 2006) was an American journalist, best known for 26 years of award-winning work on the CBS News television program 60 Minutes.
"Enhanced interrogation techniques" or "enhanced interrogation" is a euphemism for the U.S. government's program of systematic torture of detainees by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), and various components of the U.S. Armed Forces at black sites around the world, including Bagram, Guantanamo Bay, and Abu Ghraib, authorized by officials of the George W. Bush administration.
Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR) is a media criticism organization based in New York City.
False advertising is the use of false, misleading, or unproven information to advertise products to consumers or advertising that does not disclose its source.
Fast Company is a monthly American business magazine published in print and online that focuses on technology, business, and design.
A financial endowment is a donation of money or property to a nonprofit organization for the ongoing support of that organization.
Fiona Karen Ritchie MBE (born 1960) is a Scottish radio broadcaster best known as the producer and host of The Thistle & Shamrock, an hour-long Celtic music program that airs weekly throughout the United States on National Public Radio (NPR).
A fiscal year (or financial year, or sometimes budget year) is the period used by governments for accounting and budget purposes, which vary between countries.
Forum is a two-hour live call-in radio program produced by KQED-FM, presenting discussions of local, state, national and international issues, and in-depth interviews.
A foundation (also a charitable foundation) is a legal category of nonprofit organization that will typically either donate funds and support to other organizations, or provide the source of funding for its own charitable purposes.
Fox News (officially known as the Fox News Channel, commonly abbreviated to FNC) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel owned by the Fox Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.
Frank Fabian Mankiewicz II (May 16, 1924 – October 23, 2014) was an American journalist, political adviser, president of National Public Radio and public relations executive.
The Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) is a fraternal organization consisting of sworn law enforcement officers in the United States.
Fresh Air is an American radio talk show broadcast on National Public Radio stations across the United States since 1985.
From the Top is a nationwide American program and initiative to develop and showcase young classical musicians.
Fundraising or fund raising (also known as "development") is the process of gathering voluntary contributions of money or other resources, by requesting donations from individuals, businesses, charitable foundations, or governmental agencies (see also crowd funding).
Gene Demby is an American journalist.
Geoffrey Nunberg (born June 1, 1945) is an American linguist, researcher and an adjunct professor at the UC Berkeley School of Information.
George III (George William Frederick; 4 June 1738 – 29 January 1820) was King of Great Britain and Ireland from 25 October 1760 until the union of the two countries on 1 January 1801, after which he was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland until his death in 1820.
Glenn Edward Greenwald (born March 6, 1967) is an American lawyer, journalist, and author, best known for his role in a series of reports published by The Guardian newspaper beginning in June 2013, detailing the United States and British global surveillance programs, and based on classified documents disclosed by Edward Snowden.
Grants are non-repayable funds or products disbursed or gifted by one party (grant makers), often a government department, corporation, foundation or trust, to a recipient, often (but not always) a nonprofit entity, educational institution, business or an individual.
A graveyard slot (or death slot) is a time period in which a television audience is very small compared to other times of the day, and therefore broadcast programming is considered far less important.
The Great Recession was a period of general economic decline observed in world markets during the late 2000s and early 2010s.
Guy Raz /ˈɡaɪ ˈrɑːz/ (born 1975) is a journalist, correspondent and radio host, currently working at National Public Radio (NPR).
Hanna Rosin (born 1970) is an American author and writer.
Hearts of Space is a United States weekly syndicated public radio show featuring music of a contemplative nature"When you listen to space and ambient music you are connecting with a tradition of contemplative sound experience whose roots are ancient and diverse.
Here and Now is a public radio magazine program produced by NPR and WBUR in Boston and distributed across the United States by NPR to over 450 stations, with an estimated 4.5 million weekly listeners.
How I Built This is an American podcast about "innovators, entrepreneurs, idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built" produced by NPR.
The International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) is the technical support outlet within the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), which is a U.S. independent agency.
Invisibilia is a radio program and podcast currently produced and hosted by Alix Spiegel and Hanna Rosin for National Public Radio.
iOS (formerly iPhone OS) is a mobile operating system created and developed by Apple Inc. exclusively for its hardware.
Ira Flatow (born March 9, 1949) is a radio and television journalist and author who hosts Public Radio International's popular program, Science Friday.
Ira Jeffrey Glass (born March 3, 1959) is an American public radio personality and the host and producer of the radio and television show This American Life.
Israel, officially the State of Israel, is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
iTunes is a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It was announced on January 9, 2001.
James Edward O'Keefe III (born June 28, 1984) is an American conservative political activist.
Jarl Mohn (born December 26, 1951) is an American media executive and investor.
Jason Bentley (born July 27, 1970) is an American radio disc jockey of electronic music in Los Angeles, California.
Jazz at Lincoln Center is part of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City.
Jeremy Hobson is an American national radio journalist.
Jesse Thorn (born April 24, 1981) is an American public radio show host/creator.
Joan Beverly Kroc (née Mansfield, previously Smith; August 27, 1928 – October 12, 2003), also known as Joni, was an American philanthropist.
John Diliberto is the producer and host of Echoes, a nightly music soundscape on Public Radio International, and heard on public radio stations across the country.
John Merrow (born June 14, 1941) is an American broadcast journalist who has reported on education issues since the 1970s.
John Moe is an American writer and radio personality.
John R. Perry (born 1943) is Henry Waldgrave Stuart Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at Stanford University and Distinguished Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at the University of California, Riverside.
Jonathan Goldstein (born August 22, 1969) is an American-Canadian author, humorist and radio producer.
Juan Antonio Williams (born April 10, 1954) is a Panamanian-born American journalist and political analyst for Fox News Channel.
KCRW (89.9 MHz FM) is a National Public Radio member station broadcasting from the campus of Santa Monica College in Santa Monica, where the station is licensed.
Kelly McEvers is an American journalist.
Ken Stern is President of Palisades Media Ventures and the author of With Charity for All and Republican Like Me: How I Left the Liberal Bubble and Learned to Love the Right.
Kenneth Allen Taylor (born 1954) is an American philosopher.
Kevin Klose (born September 1, 1940) is an American journalist, author, broadcast executive, and academic administrator.
KPCC (89.3 MHz FM) is a public radio station based in Pasadena, California.
KQED-FM (88.5 FM) is an NPR-member radio station owned by Northern California Public Broadcasting in San Francisco, California.
KUOW-FM 94.9 is a National Public Radio member station in Seattle, Washington.
Larry Groce (born April 22, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and radio host.
Latino USA is a nationally syndicated public radio program produced by The Futuro Media Group and distributed nationwide by National Public Radio (NPR).
In the United States, radio listenership is gauged by Nielsen and others for both commercial radio and public radio.
The following is a list of National Public Radio personnel.
This is a list of NPR radio stations.
Live from Here, formerly known as A Prairie Home Companion with Chris Thile, is an American variety radio show known for its musical guests, especially folk and traditional musicians, tongue-in-cheek radio drama, and relaxed humor.
Living on Earth is a weekly, hour-long and award-winning environmental news program distributed by Public Radio International.
Loren Schoenberg (born July 23, 1958) is a tenor saxophonist, conductor, educator, and jazz historian.
Los Angeles County, officially the County of Los Angeles, is the most populous county in the United States, with more than 10 million inhabitants as of 2017.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Lourdes "Lulu" Garcia-Navarro is the host of National Public Radio's Weekend Edition Sunday.
Louisa Elizabeth Miller, better known as Lulu Miller, is an American writer, artist, and science reporter for National Public Radio.
Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908January 22, 1973), often referred to by his initials LBJ, was an American politician who served as the 36th President of the United States from 1963 to 1969, assuming the office after having served as the 37th Vice President of the United States from 1961 to 1963.
Maria Hinojosa (born July 2, 1961) is an American journalist.
Margaret Marian McPartland, OBE (née Turner;Hasson, Claire,. PhD Thesis. Retrieved 12 August 2008. 20 March 1918 – 20 August 2013), was an English-American jazz pianist, composer and writer.
Marketplace is a radio program that focuses on business, the economy, and events that influence them.
Massachusetts Avenue is a major diagonal transverse road in Washington, D.C., and the Massachusetts Avenue Historic District is a historic district that includes part of it.
Mat Kaplan is an American radio personality.
Max Morath (born October 1, 1926) is an American ragtime pianist, composer, actor and author.
Maximum Fun is an independent podcast and radio show production organization founded and run by Jesse Thorn.
The McDonald Observatory is an astronomical observatory located near the unincorporated community of Fort Davis in Jeff Davis County, Texas, United States.
McDonald's is an American fast food company, founded in 1940 as a restaurant operated by Richard and Maurice McDonald, in San Bernardino, California, United States.
Michael Jay Krasny (born September 22, 1944) is an American radio host and professor who is currently the host of Forum, a news and public affairs program on San Francisco public radio station KQED-FM covering current events, politics, and culture.
Michael Oreskes (born May 26, 1954) is an American journalist who worked at the New York Daily News and for 20 years at The New York Times.
Michel McQueen Martin is an American journalist and correspondent for ABC News and National Public Radio.
Microblogging is an online broadcast medium that exists as a specific form of blogging.
Minnesota Public Radio (MPR), is a public radio network for the state of Minnesota.
A mobile app is a computer program designed to run on a mobile device such as a phone/tablet or watch.
Morning Edition is an American radio news program produced and distributed by NPR.
Mountain Stage is a two-hour music radio show, first aired in 1983, produced by West Virginia Public Broadcasting and distributed worldwide by National Public Radio (NPR).
Mumia Abu-Jamal (born Wesley Cook; April 24, 1954) is a political activist and journalist who was convicted of murder and sentenced to death in 1982 for the 1981 murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner.
The National Educational Radio Network (NERN) was a means of distributing radio programs in the United States between 1961 and 1970.
The National Press Club is a professional organization and business center for journalists and communications professionals.
Native advertising is a type of advertising, mostly online, that matches the form and function of the platform upon which it appears.
Nevada Public Radio was founded in 1980 as a public corporation to operate publicly funded radio in southern Nevada.
New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) is the National Public Radio member network serving the state of New Hampshire.
New media are forms of media that are native to computers, computational and relying on computers for re-distribution.
News & Notes was a National Public Radio program focusing on issues affecting African-Americans and African diaspora communities.
Nielsen Audio (formerly Arbitron) is a consumer research company in the United States that collects listener data on radio broadcasting audiences.
"NoMa" (North of Massachusetts Avenue) is a moniker for the area North of Massachusetts Avenue located north and east of Union Station in Washington, D.C., United States.
Non-commercial (also spelled noncommercial) refers to an activity or entity that does not, in some sense, involve commerce, at least relative to similar activities that do have a commercial objective or emphasis.
The term non-commercial educational (NCE) applies to a radio station or TV station that does not accept on-air advertisements (TV ads or radio ads), as defined in the United States by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
North Capitol Street is a street in Washington, D.C. that separates the Northwest and Northeast quadrants of the city.
Northwest Public Radio is the public radio service of Washington State University.
NPR Berlin was the first international affiliate of the American public radio network, NPR.
NPR One is a mobile app from NPR (National Public Radio), first launched in July 2014, which aims at making it easier for listeners to stream local NPR stations live, and listen to NPR podcasts by autoplaying content and permitting easy navigation.
On Point is a two-hour call-in radio show produced by WBUR-FM in Boston and syndicated by National Public Radio (NPR).
On the Media (OTM) is an hour-long weekly radio program, hosted by Bob Garfield and Brooke Gladstone, covering journalism, technology, and First Amendment issues.
Only a Game is a weekly sports program distributed by National Public Radio and hosted by Bill Littlefield.
Open Society Foundations (OSF), formerly the Open Society Institute, is an international grantmaking network founded by business magnate George Soros.
Ophira Eisenberg, born in 1972, is a Canadian comic, writer, and actress.
Pacifica Foundation is an American non-profit organization which owns five independently operated, non-commercial, listener-supported radio stations known for their progressive/liberal political orientation.
The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.
The George Foster Peabody Awards (or simply Peabody Awards) program, named for American businessman and philanthropist George Peabody, honor the most powerful, enlightening, and invigorating stories in television, radio, and online media.
A pen name (nom de plume, or literary double) is a pseudonym (or, in some cases, a variant form of a real name) adopted by an author and printed on the title page or by-line of their works in place of their "real" name.
Peter Daniel Sagal (born January 31, 1965) is an American playwright, screenwriter, actor, humorist, essayist, journalist, and host of the National Public Radio game show Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! and the PBS special Constitution USA with Peter Sagal.
The Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan American fact tank based in Washington, D.C. It provides information on social issues, public opinion, and demographic trends shaping the United States and the world.
The Philadelphia Police Department (PPD or Philly PD) is the police agency responsible for law enforcement and investigations within the City of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Philosophy Talk is a talk radio program co-hosted by John Perry, Ken Taylor, and Joshua Landy, who are professors at Stanford University.
Piano Jazz is a weekly one-hour radio show produced and distributed by National Public Radio (NPR).
Planet Money is an American podcast and blog produced by NPR, in association with Chicago Public Media, producers of the program This American Life.
Planetary Radio is a weekly 30-minute radio show devoted to space exploration and astronomy, hosted and produced by Mat Kaplan and The Planetary Society.
A pledge drive is an extended period of fundraising activities, generally used by public broadcasting stations to increase contributions.
A podcast, or generically netcast, is an episodic series of digital audio or video files which a user can download and listen to.
Politico, known earlier as The Politico, is an American political journalism company based in Arlington County, Virginia, that covers politics and policy in the United States and internationally.
The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.
Public broadcasting includes radio, television and other electronic media outlets whose primary mission is public service.
The Public Broadcasting Act of 1967 set up public broadcasting in the United States, establishing the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and, eventually, the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), and National Public Radio (NPR).
The Public Radio Exchange (PRX) is a nonprofit web-based platform for digital distribution, review, and licensing of radio programs.
Public Radio International (PRI) is an American public radio organization.
The Public Radio Satellite System (PRSS) is the interconnected satellite-distributed network managed by NPR (National Public Radio), and used by NPR, Public Radio International (PRI), and American Public Media (APM), as well as independent public radio program producers, to distribute programming via satellite to public radio stations across the United States.
Pulse of the Planet is a syndicated daily American radio series produced by Jim Metzner, which highlights world cultures, environmental and scientific issues and discoveries.
Rachel Martin is an American journalist and co-host of NPR's Morning Edition.
Radio & Records (R&R) was a trade publication providing news and airplay information for the radio and music industries.
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) is a broadcasting organization that broadcasts and reports news, information, and analysis to countries in Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East where it says that "the free flow of information is either banned by government authorities or not fully developed".
The Radio Research Consortium (RRC) is a non-profit research company based in Olney, Maryland which provides listener data on radio audiences to non-commercial stations in the United States.
Raymond Albert "Ray" Kroc (October 5, 1902 – January 14, 1984) was an American businessman.
Religious broadcasting is broadcasting by religious organizations, usually with a religious message.
Robert Conley (May 8, 1928 – November 16, 2013) was an American newspaper, television and radio reporter.
Robert William Jensen (born July 14, 1958) has been professor of journalism at the University of Texas at Austin since 1992.
Robin Cardwell Young (born Youngs) is an American television and radio personality.
Rough Cuts is a blog and podcast published by National Public Radio.
Salon is an American news and opinion website, created by David Talbot in 1995 and currently owned by the Salon Media Group.
Samsung Gear is a line of wearable computing devices produced by Samsung Electronics.
Says You! is a word game quiz show that airs weekly in the United States on public radio stations.
Science Friday (known as SciFri for short) is a weekly call-in talk show that broadcasts each Friday on public radio stations, distributed by WNYC Studios.
Scott Simon (born March 16, 1952) is an American journalist and the host of Weekend Edition Saturday on NPR.
Selected Shorts is an event at New York’s Symphony Space on the Upper West Side, in which screen and stage actors read classic and new short fiction before a live audience.
The September 11, 2001 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.
Serial is an investigative journalism podcast hosted by Sarah Koenig, narrating a nonfiction story over multiple episodes.
In television and radio programming, a serial has a continuing plot that unfolds in a sequential episode-by-episode fashion.
Shankar Vedantam is an American journalist and science correspondent for NPR.
The social web is a set of social relations that link people through the World Wide Web.
South Carolina Educational Television is a public television network serving the U.S. state of South Carolina.
Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the countries that are geographically south of China, east of India, west of New Guinea and north of Australia.
Space exploration is the discovery and exploration of celestial structures in outer space by means of evolving and growing space technology.
Space music, also called spacemusic, is a subgenre of new-age music and is described as "tranquil, hypnotic and moving".
Spanish or Castilian, is a Western Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain and today has hundreds of millions of native speakers in Latin America and Spain.
In media, a spin-off (or spinoff) is a radio program, television program, video game, film, or any narrative work, derived from already existing works that focus on more details and different aspects from the original work (e.g. particular topics, characters or events).
Sponsoring something (or someone) is the act of supporting an event, activity, person, or organization financially or through the provision of products or services.
Squarespace is an American private company that provides software as a service for website building and hosting and is headquartered in New York City.
In staggered elections, not all places in an elected body are up for election at the same time.
Starbucks Corporation is an American coffee company and coffeehouse chain.
StarDate is a science radio program of the University of Texas at Austin McDonald Observatory, broadcast on over 360 radio stations.
State of the Re:Union is a nationally aired Public Radio show created and hosted by playwright and performance artist Al Letson.
Stephen Hill is a United States producer, creator and host of the long-running Hearts of Space radio program, which features "contemporary space music" from a variety of musicians and genres.
Steve Inskeep (born June 16, 1968) is an American journalist who is currently the host of Morning Edition and Up First on National Public Radio.
StoryCorps is an American non-profit organization whose mission is to record, preserve, and share the stories of Americans from all backgrounds and beliefs.
Symphony Space, founded by Isaiah Sheffer and Allan Miller, is a multi-disciplinary performing arts organization at 2537 Broadway on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Talk of the Nation (TOTN) was an American talk radio program based in Washington D.C., produced by National Public Radio (NPR) and was broadcast nationally from 2 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time.
Tamara Dawnell Keith (born September 25, 1979) is a NPR White House Correspondent and co-host, with Scott Detrow, of the NPR Politics Podcast, joining as a business reporter in 2009.
Targeted advertising is a form of advertising where online advertisers can use sophisticated methods to target the most receptive audiences with certain traits, based on the product or person the advertiser is promoting.
The Tea Party movement is an American conservative movement within the Republican Party.
TED Conferences, LLC (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a media organization that posts talks online for free distribution, under the slogan "ideas worth spreading".
A telephone number is a sequence of digits assigned to a fixed-line telephone subscriber station connected to a telephone line or to a wireless electronic telephony device, such as a radio telephone or a mobile telephone, or to other devices for data transmission via the public switched telephone network (PSTN) or other private networks.
Terry Gross (born February 14, 1951) is the host and co-executive producer of Fresh Air, an interview-based radio show produced by WHYY-FM in Philadelphia and distributed throughout the United States by NPR.
The Chronicle of Philanthropy is a magazine that covers the nonprofit world.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Planetary Society is an American internationally active, non-governmental, nonprofit foundation.
The Takeaway is a morning radio news program co-created and co-produced by Public Radio International and WNYC.
The Tavis Smiley Show was an American public broadcasting radio talk show.
The Thistle & Shamrock is a weekly American syndicated radio program, named after the national emblems of Scotland and Ireland, specializing in Celtic music.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
PRI's The World is a US public radio news magazine with an emphasis on international news.
TheGuardian.com, formerly known as Guardian.co.uk and Guardian Unlimited, is a British news and media website owned by the Guardian Media Group.
A think tank, think factory or policy institute is a research institute/center and organisation that performs research and advocacy concerning topics such as social policy, political strategy, economics, military, technology, and culture.
This American Life (TAL) is an American weekly hour-long radio program produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media and hosted by Ira Glass.
Tim Smith is an American classical music critic and journalist.
Tiny Desk Concerts is a video series of live concerts hosted by NPR Music at the desk of All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen.
Thomas Louis "Tom" Magliozzi (June 28, 1937 – November 3, 2014) and his brother Raymond Francis "Ray" Magliozzi (born March 30, 1949) were the co-hosts of NPR's weekly radio show, Car Talk, where they were known as "Click and Clack, the Tappet Brothers".
Tom Ashbrook is an American journalist and radio broadcaster.
A trademark, trade mark, or trade-markThe styling of trademark as a single word is predominantly used in the United States and Philippines only, while the two-word styling trade mark is used in many other countries around the world, including the European Union and Commonwealth and ex-Commonwealth jurisdictions (although Canada officially uses "trade-mark" pursuant to the Trade-mark Act, "trade mark" and "trademark" are also commonly used).
Twitter is an online news and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as "tweets".
An underwriting spot is an announcement made on public broadcasting outlets, especially in the United States, in exchange for funding.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Declaration of Independence is the statement adopted by the Second Continental Congress meeting at the Pennsylvania State House (now known as Independence Hall) in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776.
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.
The UC Berkeley School of Information or the I School is a graduate school offering three degree programs: a professional master's degree in information management (MIMS), a professional master's degree in data science (MIDS), and an academic doctoral degree.
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a public research university in the Westwood district of Los Angeles, United States.
The University of Missouri (also, Mizzou, or MU) is a public, land-grant research university in Columbia, Missouri.
The University of Texas at Austin (UT, UT Austin, or Texas) is a public research university and the flagship institution of the University of Texas System.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
Vivian Luisa Schiller (born September 13, 1961) is the former president and CEO of National Public Radio, and former head of news and journalism partnerships at Twitter.
Voluntary redundancy (VR) is a financial incentive offered by an organisation to encourage employees to voluntarily resign, typically in downsizing or restructuring situations.
WAMU (88.5 FM) is a public news/talk station that services the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.
WBAA and WBAA-FM are the call signs for two American radio stations owned by Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana—an AM station at 920 kHz and an FM station at 101.3 MHz.
WBEZ is a nonprofit public radio station broadcasting from Chicago, Illinois.
WBGO (88.3 FM, "Jazz 88") is a public radio station licensed to Newark, New Jersey.
WBUR-FM (90.9 FM) is a public radio station located in Boston, Massachusetts, owned by Boston University.
WCPN (90.3 FM) – branded 90.3 WCPN – is a non-commercial educational radio station licensed to Cleveland, Ohio.
Wear OS, formally known as Wear OS by Google, and previously known as Android Wear, is a version of Google's Android operating system designed for smartwatches and other wearables.
A web banner or banner ad is a form of advertising on the World Wide Web delivered by an ad server.
Weekend Edition is a set of American radio news magazine programs produced and distributed by National Public Radio (NPR).
The West Coast or Pacific Coast is the coastline along which the contiguous Western United States meets the North Pacific Ocean.
West Virginia Public Broadcasting (WVPB) is the public television and radio state network serving the U.S. state of West Virginia.
The Western United States, commonly referred to as the American West, the Far West, or simply the West, traditionally refers to the region comprising the westernmost states of the United States.
WGBH (89.7 FM MHz) is a public radio station located in Boston, Massachusetts.
WHYY-FM (90.9 FM, "91 FM") is a public FM radio station licensed to serve Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
William Berger (or Will Berger) is an American author, radio music host and commentator.
Windows Mobile is a discontinued family of mobile operating systems developed by Microsoft for smartphones and Pocket PCs.
WireTap was a half-hour-long radio show which aired on CBC Radio One Saturday afternoons at 3:30 pm, and Thursday evenings at 11:30 pm.
Wisconsin Public Radio is a network of 34 public radio stations in the state of Wisconsin.
WNYC is the trademark, and a set of call letters shared by a pair of non-profit, noncommercial, public radio stations located in New York City and owned by New York Public Radio, a nonprofit organization that did business as WNYC RADIO until March 2013.
WNYC Studios is a producer and distributor of podcasts and on-demand and broadcast audio.
World Cafe is a two-hour-long, nationally syndicated music radio program that originates from WXPN, a non-commercial station licensed to the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
WRN Broadcast, formerly known as World Radio Network, is an international broadcast services company based in the United Kingdom that works with television channels and radio broadcasters, media owners and brands enabling them to deliver content to target audiences worldwide.
WSHU-FM (91.1 FM) is a National Public Radio-affiliated radio station operated by Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut servicing Connecticut and Long Island, New York.
WSIU (91.9 FM, "Powered by You") is a radio station broadcasting a news/talk/information and classical music format.
WUNC is the flagship National Public Radio member station for the Research Triangle area of North Carolina, broadcasting on the FM band at 91.5 MHz.
WVIZ, virtual channel 25 (UHF digital channel 26), is a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) member television station located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States.
WXPN (88.5 FM) is a non-commercial, public FM radio station licensed to The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that broadcasts an adult album alternative (AAA) radio format, along with many other format shows.
Wynton Learson Marsalis (born October 18, 1961) is an American trumpeter, composer, teacher, and artistic director of Jazz at Lincoln Center.
Youth Radio is a Peabody award-winning nonprofit media production company and learning institution in Oakland, California that prepares diverse young people for the 21st-century digital workplace by offering them hands-on education and employment in journalism, arts, and technology, as well as access to support services like academic advising and mental health care.
1A is a radio talk show based in the United States.
The 2003 invasion of Iraq was the first stage of the Iraq War (also called Operation Iraqi Freedom).
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