Sunday, September 28, 2014
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Our show this week is "Suspense" and its to celebrate what would have been the 94th birthday of a radio legend, William Conrad. Famous for being Marshall Matt Dillon on the radio version of "Gunsmoke" during its entire run from 1952 to 1960. He was also know for being in almost every dramatic show on radio at some point, the narrator of "Escape", roles in "X Minus One", etc., he narrated this classic episode :
"The Whole Town's Sleeping"
June 14th 1955
Friday, September 26, 2014
Gunsmoke on Radio and Television
The F U
Radio version aired September 20th 1954
Season 3 episode 2
Television version aired March 14th 1959
Season 4 episode 27
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Saturday, September 20, 2014
New York Times Bestseller List
Week Ending September 21st 2014
10 - Mean Streak - Sandra Brown
(3 weeks on list)
9 - Big Little Lies - Liane Moriarty
(6 weeks on list)
8 - The Goldfinch - Donna Tartt
(46 weeks on list)
7 - The Long Way Home - Louise Penny
(2 weeks on list)
Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, retired from the Surete du Quebec and settled in the village of Three Pines, searches for a neighbor's missing husband.
6 - Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage - Haruki Murakami
(4 weeks on list)
5 - The Eye of Heaven - Clive Cussler and Russell Blake
The treasure hunters Sam and Remi Fargo discover a Viking ship in the Artic ice, full of artifacts from pre-Columbian Mexico.
4 - The Secret Place - Tana French
A clue to a murder on the grounds of a girls' school in the Dublin suburbs appears on a bulletin board, and Detectives Stephen Moran and Antoinette Conway investigate.
3 - The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
Stories from the medieval Swiss Alps to the 19th century Australian bush to a hotel in Shanghai to Manhattan in the near future are stitched together.
2 - Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good - Jan Karon
The Mitford character Father Tim Kavanagh returns to his native town to find friends and family wrestling with difficulties.
1 - Personal - Lee Child
Jack Reacher, a former military cop, helps the State Department and the C.I.A. stop a sniper who has targeted a G8 summit.
Friday, September 19, 2014
Harpo Marx, Jayne Mansfield, Frank Sinatra and Red Skelton stare at Jayne while trying to look like they are interested in something Harpo has to say. Harpo didn't say anything!