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Program Information
 New World Notes 
 
 Weekly Program
 Kenneth Dowst, Conn Hallinan (read), David Rovics
 Kenneth Dowst  
 For non-profit use only.
 Attribution Non-commercial (by-nc) 
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We remember magazines that have bit the dust--and defunct magazine *features*--notably Esquire's "Dubious Achievement Awards." This annual satire on the year's vice and folly is much needed today.

Surely an award would have gone to the Keystone Pipeline. And to Saudi Arabia, for joining the Paris march celebrating freedom of the press.

We still have CONN HALLINAN's "Are You Serious?" Awards. We'll read some. Plus another take on the Keystone Pipeline by singer DAVID ROVICS.
"New World Notes" is produced under the auspices (Latin for "benign neglect") of WWUH-FM, a community service of that beacon of light in darkest Connecticut, the University of Hartford.
Previously broadcast, as NWN #361, in February 2015

You can download this installment of New World Notes--in MP3 and other formats--also from The Internet Archive (www.archive.org). The Program Information page is here: https://archive.org/details/NewWorldNotes361-DubiousAchievements .

Details, photos, nice links, & other good stuff on the show's Web site: http://newworldnotes.blogspot.com

SERIES OVERVIEW -- Political and social commentary in a variety of genres. Exploring the gap between what we want ... and what they're trying to make us settle for. "Date recorded," below, = date of first scheduled broadcast.

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