HearSay Programming November 12 - November 15


HearSay Headlines

Monday, November 12, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been ousted and his temporary replacement might endanger the Mueller probe. Meanwhile, gun violence claims more victims in a mass shooting. And in local news, the election promises changes in the Virginia Beach city government. We will unpack the events of the week with you and our experts. Hope you'll tune in at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

Today's Guests:

Bobby Dyer - Mayor-Elect, Virginia Beach
Alissa Skelton - The Virginian-Pilot
David Graham - The Atlantic

Coming up after HearSay: Left, Right & Center


Holiday Gripes

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

HearSay Producer Paul Bibeau will guest host, and he will help you channel your inner Grinch. Let's face it: Sometimes you just can't stand the holidays. The twelve-hour airport delays, creepy surveillance elves, Thanksgiving Carb Apocalypse and lawn ornaments that beep out "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" so it gets into your dreams like Freddy Krueger. We're going to have a therapy session on all of this with Dr. LaDonna Hankins. We want you to call us with your terrible eggnog-soaked stories at 1-800-940-2240 or 757-440-2665.

Today's Guests:

Dr. LaDonna Hankins - Watermark Psychological Services
Lenora Garland - The Cooking Lady Catering
Alana Semuels - The Atlantic

Coming up after HearSay: The Thomas Jefferson Hour


Backlash Midterms

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

A Washington Post reporter will update us on the lawsuit filed by family of the victims of the attack on the USS Cole. Then... A new president often triggers a midterm in which the opposition party gains power and flips one of the houses in Congress. But what happens after that? Does this re-balancing freeze all policy, or can people work together in Washington? We'll examine the record with W&M government professor C. Lawrence Evans. And Dave Ress of the Daily Press has the early word on what will happen in the 2019 state elections. Give us a call at 1-800-940-2240 or 757-440-2665.

Today's Guests:

Robert Barnes - The Washington Post
C. Lawrence Evans - College of William and Mary
Dave Ress - Daily Press

Coming up after the show: Radio Lab


Hatred and the Holocaust

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Today we're going to talk to a Holocaust survivor with an astounding story and discuss the disturbing incidents of anti-Semitism and other forms of hatred in America today. After that, we'll find out what's going on this week in Mal's World.

Today's Guests:

Dr. Alfred Munzer - Holocaust survivor
Annette Finley-Croswhite - Old Dominion University
Joashua Schulman - Witness to an incident of hatred

Coming up after HearSay: A Way with Words