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Bush's Positive Impact on the Economy

Matt Cowley about almost 6 years ago

In case you've been thinking that the Bush Administration has somehow had a deleterious effect on the economy, consider the positive effect Bush has had on one small business:...

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What are your favorite holiday films?

Rob Lorei about almost 6 years ago

What are your favorite holiday films for this time of year?

On the second half of the Radioactivity call-in program on 12?24 I asked listeners for recommendations for holiday films with a social conscience. I started the segment playing some so...

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What do you want to see in a transit plan for Tampa Bay?

Sean Kinane about almost 6 years ago

TBARTA has come up with three draft transit plans for the region. Soon they will combine them into one "hybrid" plan.

Which of these do you prefer - or are there aspec...

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WMNF Most Played CDs during 2008

Randy Wynne about almost 6 years ago

WMNF 88.5 Tampa : Top 50 Most Played "CDs during 2008

1) Radiohead - In Rainbows - ATO

2) Various Artists: Cheatin’ Heart: Tales of Lies and Love - BAAMO

3) Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal - Back Porch

4) Have Gun, W...

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Avett Brothers rescheduled (again)

Randy Wynne about almost 6 years ago

WMNF's concert with the Avett Brothers, postponed once because of a baby, has to be rescheduled again because they are going on tour with the Dave Matthews Band during the spring. The concert will likely be rescheduled for some time in July. We wi...

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StoryCorps in Ybor City

cowley about almost 6 years ago

The StoryCorps team is busy recording Tampa Bay voices and lots of WMNF listeners in Ybor City right now. They told us they've had a wonderful week of recording, so in the very near future you'll be able to hear stories recorded in Ybor right here...

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cd of the week

Mike Bagley about almost 6 years ago

This week’s cd of the week is from crystal stilts called “Alight of Night”

From the Pitchfork review:

The Crystal Stilts are moody-sounding guys who make fabu...

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Vote: All Souls Listener's Choice

Matt Cowley about almost 6 years ago

You get to choose what our next Special Spotlight on All Souls will be in JANUARY. Here are the choices:

1 - Soul Divas

2 - Soul Men

3 - Blues Divas

4 - Blues Men

Please vote soon!! Either e-mail your choice in by 12/26/08 to me at ...

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Human Rights speech by Eckerd College's William Felice

Sean Kinane about almost 6 years ago

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted 60 years ago this week by the United Nations in 1948.

On Friday, the 35th annual Tampa/Hillsborough County Human Rights Award breakfast was held in west Tampa.

[Listen to the full speech...

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Marriage Equality and Gov Christ's Wedding: What Do You Think?

Rob Lorei about almost 6 years ago

What do you think of this? Write your comment below. -Rob

Good afternoon, welcome to WMNF’s Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up in a moment- the governor is getting married tomorrow in St. Petersburg and there will be a demonstration b...

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Freak Show Tribute to Vicki Santa

Matt Cowley about almost 6 years ago

Vicki Santa was the long-time co-host of the Freak Show, Tuesday nights at 7. Her co-host Ed Greene paid tribute on tonight's show. You can listen to the archive here.

You can listen to the WMNF News tribute to...

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WMNF's Chief Engineer Honored for Charity Work

Matt Cowley about almost 6 years ago

WMNF's Chief Engineer, Bill Brown, was featured on Channel 28's "Positively Tampa Bay" for the work he and his wife Sherri do each year, organizing the Cookson Hills Toy Run. Bill and Sherri collect toys for needy children in 17 area schools. Then...

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reasons to be thankful

Randy Wynne about almost 6 years ago

On the Wednesday 11/26 Morning show I read a list of reasons for me to thankful this year. A few listeners have asked me to post the list. - Randy Wynne (randy@wmnf.org)

I am thankful for:

The confusion I feel about what ...

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Are you dreading political conversations with your family this Thanksgiving? Why?

Rob Lorei about almost 6 years ago

Here's the article I quoted from today. What do you think? Rob Lorei

How to counter 10 of the most common myths conservatives believe about progressives.

Oh, Lordy. It is that time again. Thursday is Thanksgiving -- the official kickoff ...

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James Fallows on Terry Gross

Matt Cowley about almost 6 years ago

She also avoids the common pitfall of highbrow public broadcasting-style interviewers: giving in to the temptation to show off how much she knows and how smart she is in the set-up to the questions.

What she does instead, and what she shows ...

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