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9:00am

Mon November 25, 2013
Listener Feedback

Feedback: God, JFK & Obamacare

Send us your feedback and we may put your comment on the air. Send it by email to: WEKU (at) EKU (dot) EDU or call 859-622-1657 and leave a voice message.

Last week, we devoted out entire segment to comments in reaction to a listener who was very unhappy with a Day Sponsorship announcement that mentioned God. Most of the comments came down on the side of allowing such messages in the interest of free speech. 

Here is one final remark that came in last weekend, “I appreciate all the news that NPR brings and I think all the news includes all kinds of religious information, whether or not I agree with it.  Thank you for doing a great job.”

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10:02am

Thu November 21, 2013
-Eastern Standard

JFK Legacy in Kentucky on Eastern Standard

This week's Eastern Standard is just one of the programs and news features commemorating the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Credit Courtesy the JFK Library

Where were you when you first learned about President Kennedy's assassination?  How did you hear about it? Did it effect you?  How do you view Kennedy's presidency half-a-century later? These are some of the questions we're asking in this week's show. 

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12:51pm

Sun November 17, 2013
Station News & Events

JFK Featured in Special Programming

Those who knew President Kennedy well remember his lifelong passion for the written word, and his startling capacity to absorb and remember what he read.
Credit Courtesy the JFK Library

We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archives  is a radio documentary in oral history form, built around the recorded recollections of people who knew the former President personally.  The program can be heard on WEKU Sunday evening November 17 from 7:00 - 8:00 pm and at this link.

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