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BOSTON PUBLIC RADIO
Fri March 14, 2014
BPR: Marathon Investigation Lags, Jared Bowen Arts, Veterans For Peace, Emily Rooney, News Quiz
- Jim and Margery discussed Boston Globe reporter Matt Vizer's piece about investigations into last year's Marathon bombings.
- WGBH's Jared Bowen stopped by Studio Three to talk about the latest film and theater offerings in Boston. Jared Bowen hosts Open Studio with Jared Bowen.
- Tina Chery and Pat Scanlon talked about the St. Patrick's parade in Southie. Pat Scanlon runs the group Veterans for Peace, which stages a separate parade along the St. Patrick's parade route. Tina Chery is the founder of the Louis D. Brown Peace Institute, and will march in Scanlon's parade.
- Emily Rooney, host of Greater Boston and Beat the Press, offered up another installment of her world-famous Emily's List.
- For the Friday News Quiz, guitarist Elijah Wald faced off against fellow finger-plucker Livingston Taylor. Elijah Wald is the author of the book Dave Van Ronk: The Mayor of McDougal Street. The book was turned into the screenplay for the Coen Brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis." Livingston Taylor is a singer, songwriter and performer, and his album "Blue Sky" comes out in April.