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2015 Holiday programming
Veterans Day- 11/11
Veteran’s Day this year is on a Wednesday. In place of On Second Thought at 9am we will air a Veteran’s Day special from The Moth Radio Hour.
There is a :59  billboard,  a break for the newscast, and   two :59 second breaks within the show. The show is 53:57 in length ( including the breaks)
Here is a link.
http://www.prx.org/pieces/134076-veterans-day-special-2014

Thanksgiving Day- 11-27
Network: 9am- Holiday OST
10am-Noon Performance Today
                    12p-2p Turkey Confidential (Live call in from Splendid Table)
Here’s the link:
http://www.apmstations.org/programs/include/hol/2015_specials/turkey_conf.php
2pm The Takeaway
  Atlanta: 10am –Noon On Point
                  Noon-2pm Turkey Confidential (Live call in from Splendid Table)
                   2pm- The Sporkful, Thanksgiving is for Eaters
Would you like to spend Thanksgiving with Mo Rocca, Amy Sedaris, and Robert Krulwich? Well unfortunately, you can't. But listening to this one-hour radio special, hosted by Dan Pashman of The Sporkful podcast and Cooking Channel’s You’re Eating It Wrong, is the next best thing.
"Thanksgiving Is For Eaters" is an entertaining combination of in-studio interviews, listener calls, and in-kitchen segments. You’ll learn useful tips about how to make classic Thanksgiving dishes, interesting facts about the science of cooking and the art of eating, and surprising details about the ways in which diverse cultures have adapted Thanksgiving traditions and made them

Here is a link.
https://beta.prx.org/stories/134718

                 Day After Thanksgiving – 11/27
Network & Atlanta:
9am- Snap Judgement Gratitude Special in place of OST
Here is a link.
https://beta.prx.org/stories/71814
3pm “The Science of Gratitude” in place of Political Rewind
Here is a link.
https://contentdepot.prss.org/portalui/app/#!program/programId=3985510

Sunday, November 29th
Atlanta:
6pm –Dying Words: The AIDS reporting of Jeffrey Schmalz
Dying Words is about Jeff Schmalz and the groundbreaking reporting he did on AIDS for the New York Times even as he was dying of the disease in the early 1990s. Through Jeff's story, it also describes the experiences of gay and lesbian journalists during a much less tolerant time in major news organizations. World AIDS Day is Tuesday December 1.
Here is a link.
https://beta.prx.org/stories/163392

Tuesday, December 1st
Network:
7pm- Dying Words: The AIDS reporting of Jeffrey Schmalz in place of the Ted Radio Hour
Dying Words is about Jeff Schmalz and the groundbreaking reporting he did on AIDS for the New York Times even as he was dying of the disease in the early 1990s. Through Jeff's story, it also describes the experiences of gay and lesbian journalists during a much less tolerant time in major news organizations. World AIDS Day is Tuesday December 1.
Here is a link.
https://beta.prx.org/stories/163392

Tuesday- 12/8
Network:
7pm –Hanukkah Lights in place of the Ted Radio Hour
Here is a link.
https://contentdepot.prss.org/portalui/app/#!program/programId=512748