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Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Word Nerd: #HastagWordsOfTheYear

In Podcasts

Emily Brewster from Merriam-Webster on the American Dialect Society’s choice of word (or squished together words) of the year.

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Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

The Riverlution Responds to the SOTU

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What did some River listeners think about the State of The Union Address?  Listen to what they had to say.

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Tuesday, January 20, 201501/20/2015

The Valley’s Own Civil Rights Icon

In Podcasts

Monte revisits his 2011 conversation with the now 90+ year old Juanita Nelson, Matriarch of All Things Good and Just…

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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Wine Snob: The Mass Appeal of Riesling

In Podcasts

Monte is jealous that the Wine Son went on 22’s Mass Appeal with Seth.  And also they taste some really…

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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Top 93 Turn It Up Shopping Spree Winner 2014!

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Congratulations to Elizabeth Slowinski from Colrain who had a great spree (despite Monte’s interference).

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Thursday, January 15, 201501/15/2015

Drone Sweet Drone: The Latest Terrifying Tech

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Dan Nessel from Dad Does Dot Com is back from Las Vegas’ giant Consumer Electronic Show with  new electronic toys…

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Wednesday, January 14, 201501/14/2015

Word Nerd in Slate.com!

I’m happy to report that we kinda scooped Stefan Fatsis and Slate because we’ve loved our Word Nerd, Emily Brewster,…

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Tuesday, January 13, 201501/13/2015

Rev. Scott Lively & Crimes Against Humanity

In Podcasts

He will stand trial in Federal Court for alleged Crimes Against Humanity after teaching and preaching in Uganda and after…

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Tuesday, January 13, 201501/13/2015

Behind The Scenes Of The Mass MoCA Expansion

In Podcasts

And will Monte get out of them who is playing this year’s Solid Sound (besides Wilco)?

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Tuesday, January 13, 201501/13/2015

How Do Dogs Drink?

In Podcasts

Heavy Petting & Heavy Drinking with Dr. Steve

Recent Headlines

in Music

This week’s top alternative tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.

in Viral Videos

WATCH: Chris Farley in ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’

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This mashup is both hilarious and impressive.

in Music

Yoko Ono unveils Ellis Island tapestry dedicated to John Lennon

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The tapestry was commissioned by Art For Amnesty to thank Ono for donating royalties from covers of Lennon's solo songs to Amnesty International.

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WATCH: Man rolls under train in heart-stopping video

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Witnesses couldn't believe their eyes when they saw a man purposely rolling under a moving train.

in Music

Courtney Love wants Kurt Cobain’s death records sealed

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Kurt Cobain's widow and daughter are petitioning a Seattle judge to keep gruesome death-scene photos and police records relating to the Nirvana frontman's 1994 death sealed.