Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2002 10:22:51 -0500
Author: Chuck Britton
I suspect that the actual taping does NOT coincide with any actual
airing of the show.
You phone them and leave a message and they 'get back to you' and
might even be setting up an actual time for you to 'call in' your
This is speculation - but I am QUITE sure that the hour that we hear
is not a contiguous hour of taping.
And were they REALLY surprised to get the astronaut call ? - I think NOT!
Hey - it's a great show - I'm just naturally a bit cynical -
especially when it comes to 'call in' shows.
At 9:29 AM -0500 11/12/02, Wolfgang Rueckner wrote:
>The program is syndicated and airs different times and days,
>depending on your local NPR station. Here in the Boston area it's
>on WBUR, Sat @ 11 am and 7 pm and again on Sun @ 6 pm.
>>AT what day and hour is the program performed?
>>I hear it at 10:00 AM on Saturday, but that means nothing in these
>>days of random access recording.
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