Archive for October, 2012

Watch Columbus Neighborhoods at Easton…Then Shop!

Watch Columbus Neighborhoods at Easton…Then Shop!

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you’ve missed any of WOSU’s major documentaries starring the city of Columbus, you can see them free on the big screen in brilliant Blu-Ray at AMC Easton 30 for the next two Saturday mornings – Nov. 3 and 10, starting at 10 am.  Celebrate the different neighborhoods that make up our great city as the 2012 bicentennial year [...]

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Governmental Support – By The Numbers

Governmental Support – By The Numbers

| October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

With Big Bird taking some headlines during the presidential debates, I thought it might be good to skim the fact from the fiction as the debate turns to numbers.  Perhaps, as they might say on Sesame Street, this could be “sponsored by the fraction 1/100th!” Here we go – Federal support for public broadcasting in [...]

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Celebrations and Thanks!

Celebrations and Thanks!

| October 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

The WOSU staff celebrated two events on Friday with an assist from a generous contribution by Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams.

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Behind NPR’s Morning Edition

Behind NPR’s Morning Edition

| October 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The New York Times has profiled NPR’s Morning Edition Team. The story gives a pretty interesting behind the scenes look at the dual anchors who actually work from Washington DC and California.

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First Senate Debate Airing on WOSU

First Senate Debate Airing on WOSU

| October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Candidates for Ohio U.S. Senate debate for the first time this afternoon in Cleveland. WOSU OHIO will air the debate “live” at 12:30 today with a rebroadcast at 7 pm tonight.  It will also air in its entirety at 9 pm tonight on 89.7 FM NPR News.

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Reactions – Federal Funding for Public Media

Reactions – Federal Funding for Public Media

| October 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

A review of some of the reactions to the call by Governor Mitt Romney for elimination of federal support for public broadcasting.  First a local letter to the editor printed today in the Columbus Dispatch: PUBLIC BROADCASTING INVALUABLE TO MANY The Sunday issue of Click, The Dispatch’s weekly television guide, brought to my attention the [...]

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Big Bird and Federal Funding in the Spotlight

Big Bird and Federal Funding in the Spotlight

| October 9, 2012 | 2 Comments

Following last week’s presidential debate, the unprecedented outpouring of support for public broadcasting has been amazing. We know Big Bird felt the love, and so did we. 

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The Political Junkie Road Show comes to Columbus

The Political Junkie Road Show comes to Columbus

| October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Want to actually have fun talking politics?  You won’t want to miss this special opportunity, but you have to reserve your seat.  Join NPR’s Talk of the Nation Host Neal Conan and Political Junkie Ken Rudin for an evening of politics, trivia, puzzles…and bad jokes. WOSU presents the Political Junkie Road Show at 7 pm. [...]

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