File: March 2011

2011-03-18 | Jaz Tupelo // Blog
Sweet Show Swag!

The Valley Free Radio fundraiser starts Sunday, so we’ll be rolling out some fun guests and cool ways to thank you for your donations! Tune in Monday at 8am to hear more!

Friday 18 March 2011 Blog
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2011-03-17 | Jaz Tupelo // Audio
Half empty + Half full = Totally awesome

Steven Sauter and his son Orion are two of our favorite scientists. But what happens when the science gets personal? They tell us about their journey from Orion’s diagnosis of a brain tumor, the treatments, the excited doctors, the funny t-shirts, and how their unique worldviews complement each other to help them through.


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Thursday 17 March 2011 Audio
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2011-03-16 | Jaz Tupelo // Audio
The nuclear option

Nuclear engineer Matt Hine joins us to help us understand what’s happening at the Fukushima Daiichi reactor in Japan.

Also, Grist Magazine has joined our friend Bill Scher in his effort to help Senator Rand Paul with his toilet troubles.


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Wednesday 16 March 2011 Audio
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2011-03-15 | Jaz Tupelo // Audio
The first and only mayor

Easthampton Mayor Mike Tautznik stops by to discuss his support for casinos, solar panels on landfills, and other projects he’s working on.

Also, Bill impugns Bill Scher’s taste in music, and compares him to yet another animal. While those two hug it out, you should definitely read Bill’s piece on Senator Rand Paul and his toilet.


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Tuesday 15 March 2011 Audio
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Northampton Fire Department Captain Tom Clark, aka Tommy Twilite stops by to discuss the union busting that’s happening in Wisconsin and elsewhere. We also chat about poetry, and LSD, as we note the passing of Owsley Stanley with a song by one of Bill’s least favorite groups (NOT the one referenced in the title).

Monday 14 March 2011 Audio
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