WGR Blog

Darwin of the Mind – companion feature

Born July 26, 1875, Carl Jung’s  psychological theories are once more en vogue.  Nancy King, with the radio program “With Good Reason,” looks at the man and his modern-day legacies. [audio:https://www.withgoodreasonradio.org/files/2008/10/20080717darwin.mp3]

Call Me Mister – companion feature

Virginia educators are looking for a few good men…African American men, in fact, who want to teach in elementary school.  Producer Nancy King has more. [audio:https://www.withgoodreasonradio.org/files/2008/10/20080710callmemister.mp3]

Counterfactuals – companion feature

“What if” questions have long intrigued political scientists and historians.  Producer Nancy King reports that some Virginia college students are getting a dose of “counter-factual reasoning” in their classroom. [audio:https://www.withgoodreasonradio.org/files/2008/10/20080703counterfactual.mp3]

You Sound Like You’re Not From Around Here – companion feature

Contrary to popular belief, regional accents are still very much a part of the American cultural landscape.  Producer Nancy King found a Virginia linguist who is essentially “collecting” accents. [audio:https://www.withgoodreasonradio.org/files/2008/10/20080606accents.mp3]