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Mal shares insight on Ava Gardner's role in the spectacular musical Show Boat, the film that will finish out his film festival at the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art.

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Carl Kasell brought unflappable authority to the news, but behind the scenes the newsman had plenty of surprises, including a love of magic tricks and a lively sense of humor. 

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How did Mal end up at a Casablanca party thrown by the King of Morocco, complete with belly dancers? He explains as he discusses the enduring qualities of this beloved film.

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Buddha Council is a five piece reggae outfit from Hampton Roads whose third album “True Love” throbs with rhythmic intensity

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Recently, WHRO's Another View explored the warning signs of domestic violence and discussed how to break the cycle. Hear one survivor's story.

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The Virginia Arts Festival is in full swing this month, and as always they bring a variety of amazing performances to the area, including many of interest to classical music lovers.

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How did Mal Vincent end up with one of Katharine Hepburn's shoes? He explains in this week's episode.

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The title of Kim Richey’s eighth album, “Edgeland” is a term used to describe areas of the United States that fall between the urban centers and the rural countryside. It’s the perfect metaphor for her hard-to-catagorize music.

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