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KQED Public Radio: Wednesday, January 2, 2013

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Wednesday, January 2, 2013
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    City Arts & Lectures Andrew Weil Dr. Andrew Weil is a pioneer in the field of integrative medicine. His views on leading a healthy life, philosophy on aging, and critique of western medicine and health care have been widely read in his many best-selling books including "Spontaneous Healing," "8 Weeks to Optimum Health," "Eating Well for Optimum Health" and "Healthy Aging." Combining a Harvard education and a lifetime of practicing natural and preventive medicine, Dr. Weil is the founder and director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center. His forthcoming book "True Food," includes recipes from his restaurant True Food Kitchen, as well as essays on topics ranging from farmers' markets and proper proportions to identifying true whole grains and the lifelong benefits of following an anti-inflammatory diet.
  • 3:00 am
  • 5:00 am
    Morning Edition
    The California Report 5:50am, 6:50am & 8:50am

    KQED News 6am, 6:30am, 7am, 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 4:30pm


    Perspectives 6:06am, 7:35am & 11:30pm

  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
  • 9:00 am
    Forum The Fiscal Cliff and the Art of Negotiating Late Tuesday evening the House passed a deal to prevent automatic federal spending cuts and tax increases, avoiding the infamous "fiscal cliff." We'll look at what was in the deal and how it may set up future political battles over how America spends its money. And, we'll get insights on what the deal teaches us about about the art of negotiation.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Wiretapping Law Gets Extension On Sunday, President Obama signed a five-year extension of a 2008 law that governs warrantless wiretapping. We discuss what the law authorizes the government to do, and the tug-and-pull over what information intelligence officials say must be kept secret.
  • 11:00 am
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Quentin Tarantino Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino joins the show to discuss his new movie "Django Unchained," the slavery-era spaghetti western-revenge film. His previous films include "Inglourious Basterds" "Reservoir Dogs," "Jackie Brown," "Pulp Fiction" and the "Kill Bill" series.
  • 2:00 pm
    World In India, Thousands Protest Violence Against Women Thousands of women rallied in Delhi, India, in the latest protest following the brutal rape of a 23-year-old student last month. The victim died over the weekend. The show gets the latest on the protests, which are demanding an end to a culture of violence against women in India.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


    What Snuck Into the Fiscal Cliff Bill? -- The bill that Congress passed late Tuesday includes many provisions that have nothing to do with the so-called "fiscal cliff." NPR's Ari Shapiro explains how tax breaks for tuna canneries and ceiling fans ended up in the deal.
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Quentin Tarantino Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino joins the show to discuss his new movie "Django Unchained," the slavery-era spaghetti western-revenge film. His previous films include "Inglourious Basterds" "Reservoir Dogs," "Jackie Brown," "Pulp Fiction" and the "Kill Bill" series.
  • 8:00 pm
    Radio Specials Intelligence Squared U.S. Should End-of-Life Care Be Rationed? -- Just because we can extend life, should we? If health care is a scarce resource, limited by its availability and our ability to pay for it, should government step in to ration care? In other words, how much is an extra month of life worth?
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
    Forum The Fiscal Cliff and the Art of Negotiating Late Tuesday evening the House passed a deal to prevent automatic federal spending cuts and tax increases, avoiding the infamous "fiscal cliff." We'll look at what was in the deal and how it may set up future political battles over how America spends its money. And, we'll get insights on what the deal teaches us about about the art of negotiation.
  • 11:00 pm
    All Things Considered Is $130 Million Too Much for a Plane? Some say the cost of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has gotten out of hand. The Pentagon has pursued strategies meant to control cost, like using the same plane for several different functions. But many observers say it's resulted in a less impressive plane that is still too expensive. The Pentagon says the F-35 will pay off in the end, and is key to maintaining U.S. control of the skies.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Business Community Reacts to Fiscal Deal Throughout the fiscal cliff drama, business leaders pressed Washington for a deal. But the limited nature of the bill that passed is unlikely to make many business leaders happy. NPR's Yuki Noguchi reports.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013

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