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BOSTON PUBLIC RADIO
Fri November 1, 2013
Jim And Margery Talk With Boston City Councilor John Connolly
City Councilor-At-Large John Connolly joined Jim Braude and Margery Eagan for a final pre-election interview. Voters go to the polls Tuesday to decide which candidate ushers in a new era at City Hall. State Rep. Marty Walsh will join Jim and Margery Monday for a final interview.
Also on BPR:
- The FAA announced it would ease restrictions on electronic devices. Jim and Margery asked callers if they welcomed the change.
- Callie Crossley talked about the extremely dubious practice of dressing in blackface for Halloween, as well as a skit that landed comedian Jimmy Kimmel in hot water. Callie is the host of Under the Radar with Callie Crossley.
- Edgar B. Herwick III talked about the origins of Daylight Savings. It ends Sunday at 2 A.M.
- Emily Rooney offered another edition of "Emily's List."
- The Friday News Quiz featured two mystery novelists. Those writers were Hank Phillippi Ryan, author of The Wrong Girl, and B.A. Shapiro, author of The Art Forger.