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7:35am

Thu July 24, 2014
Commentary

What Was I Thinking for July 24, 2014

Commentator Brian O'Nuanian love a good cultural contradiction, and this morning he a bit hot and bothered about the weather.

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7:35am

Tue July 22, 2014
Commentary

History Matters: The impact of Levittown

Commentator Gary Joiner looks at the changes in housing styles and construction following WWII and the impact of Levittown.

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8:00pm

Mon July 21, 2014
Newport Jazz Festival

Newport Jazz Festival: Joe Lovano UsFive

Joe Lovano

Airs Monday, July 21 at 8 p.m. Jazz audiences mostly know Joe Lovano as a top-drawer, burly-toned tenor saxophonist. He bears a massive catalog of recordings, which he seemingly appends multiple times a year over the last 20-plus years. But at Berklee College of Music, his alma mater and employer, he's just one of many talented teachers on staff. It's where he met talent like Cuban virtuoso drummer and star ascendant bassist , with whom he formed a sort of faculty trio some years ago.

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11:00am

Mon July 21, 2014
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 2014

Airs Monday, July 21 at 11 a.m. On this week's broadcast concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony music director Manfred Honeck will be joined by soprano Simona Saturova, baritone Gregg Baker, the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, and narrator Christopher Hahn for an opera showcase featuring works by Wagner and Verdi including Richard Wagner’s Prelude to Act III from Lohengrin and Wagner’s “Siegfried’s Funeral March” from Gotterdammerung.

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6:00pm

Sun July 20, 2014
America Abroad

America Abroad: The Consequences of Shrinking America's Military

Airs Sunday, July 20 at 6 p.m.  The Pentagon has announced plans to shrink the U.S. Military to pre-World War II levels following the end of the war in Iraq and the continued withdrawal from Afghanistan.  On this edition of America Abroad, we hear reaction to a smaller U.S. Military from allies in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East about whether America's ability to advance its interests is compromised. Also, defense experts and military veterans discuss whether a smaller US military would embolden other countries like Russia to test America's willingness to engage.

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