A growing movement in D.C. aims to bring locally written and produced plays to the stage using a non-traditional "collective theater" model. Kojo learns how this model is changing prospects for playwrights and regional theater making.
It is the first Tuesday of the month, and The Computer Guys are back to update us on the world of technology, and answer all your operating questions.
- John Gilroy WAMU Resident Computer Guy; and Director of Business Development at SolutionsDevelopers
- Tom Piwowar TJP&A, Piwowar and Associates, the Mac Guy
Poll results for June 7, 2005
A recent AOL poll says Americans are OBSESSED with email. We check it morning, noon and night. And 60% of us even check it while on vacation. How often do you check your PERSONAL email?
(2%) A. Less than once a week
(5%) B. 1-3 times per week
(19%) C. Once or twice a day
(16%) D. 3-6 times times per day
(12%) E. 7 or more times per day
(46%) F. My personal email is up on my screen anytime I’m on the computer
Program Notes for June 7, 2005
Linux for human beings
Mac OS X Dashboard Widgets
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If it passes, the D.C. Council bill that would provide a mandatory 16 weeks of paid family and medical leave would extend to congressional workers. We sort through what it would mean and its potential to reverberate beyond the District as a result.
The Justice Department will release about 6,000 inmates early to ease overcrowding in federal prisons across the country. The move signals the department's interest in sentencing reform, an issue that has attracted bipartisan support.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.