Thu, 14 April 2011
Barna and Ernabel end the spring season talking to Joshua Corin, author of "Before Cain Strikes." Listen to a discussion of how a thriller author crafts the perfect villain, the most compelling hero, and the role of serial killer literature in the time of the Long Island murder investigation.
Plus, has the existence of the Roswell aliens been confirmed by the FBI's "Vault?" Listen to the Culture Wars team's take on the issue!
And while this show wraps the spring season, Culture Wars will be back!
Fri, 1 April 2011
Barna and Ernabel are having a devil of a good time on Culture Wars! Author Shani Petroff discusses her “Bedeviled” series of young adult novels about Angel Garrett, a typical teenager who finds out that her father happens to be the Devil himself.
Plus, we discuss whether sensational cable news reports of Libya are shaping bad policy in Washington, and compare the American and Japanese news coverage of the earthquake and nuclear reactor crisis.
And what makes the fugitive Bronx Zoo cobra such a Twitter celebrity? Is there really a house in Wales that looks like Hitler’s head? And should you be extra careful if your best friend’s middle name is Wayne?