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Orson Welles Explaining Radio Broadcast at Press Conference, October 31, 1938. (Courtesy PBS.)

War of the Worlds 75 Years Later

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 11:47am

In this age of Twitter and Facebook, it’s hard to imagine anyone mistaking a fictitious radio news report on a Martian invasion for the real thing. It did happen 75 years ago when Orson Welles broadcast the radio play "...

Freedom Summer

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 11:19am

This week marks the 50th anniversary of that summer of 1964 when black and white volunteers from across the country went down to Mississippi to end rigid segregation and blocking voter registration among blacks. The...

Walt Disney Documentary Two Night Premiere

Teya Ryan - Monday, September 14, 2015 - 12:46pm

When I was growing up, if something was an "E" ticket ride, it was the best experience imaginable. And that idea all started when Walt Disney cut the ribbon on a dream so audacious that it was the "shock and awe" of...

The Pilgrims And Other Holiday Programs For Kids Of All Ages

Ashley Rucker - Monday, November 23, 2015 - 7:30am

Before you hit the grocery store to gather ingredients for your Thanksgiving feast, there are several shows airing this week about the holiday for kids of all ages worth noting, watching and dvring. We've curated this...

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