| Health News Florida
Medicare Letters Alert Seniors to Substandard Plans
By Carol Gentry
In a week or two, seniors enrolled in certain Medicare health plans and drug plans will get a letter from the federal government. It is not good news. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) letter will say their plan is substandard, "rated 'poor' or 'below average' for at least the last three years."
|Friday Evening Masterwork
Mozart’s final three symphonies were composed within the remarkably short space of about two months during the summer of 1788, perhaps for a series of subscription concerts for the fall or Advent season. Join Russell Gant for the first symphony of this great final trilogy, The Symphony No. 39.
more classical music...
LISTEN: Friday, November 2 at 7:30 PM on WSMR 89.1 and 103.9.
DCI Vera Stanhope and DS Joe Ashworth investigate a suspicious death
in an army barracks. Although designed to look like he committed
suicide, Vera quickly establishes that Staff Sgt. Dev Deverson has
been murdered. Sensing a connection to a soldier named Ollie who was
killed in Afghanistan, Vera interviews Dev's loyal comrades and Ollie's grieving family.
more WUSF TV Programs...
WATCH: Friday, November 2 at 9:00 PM on WUSF TV.
|This American Life
Red State, Blue State
Everyone knows that politics is so divided in our country that, not only do the two sides disagree on the solutions to the country’s problems, it’s become two different realities. This week we hear from people who’ve seen this infect their personal lives. This special pre-election episode examines our political civil war and its personal consequences.
more on This American Life... [image: Greg Mably]
LISTEN: Saturday November 3 at 12:Noon on WUSF 89.7.
From Andy Warhol's "15 minutes" concept to the work of modern artists like Tina Barney and Alec Soth, celebrity and intimacy captured in a single instant has been one of the hallmarks of photography. University Beat on WUSF TV takes a look at a pair of exhibitions currently on display at the USF Contemporary Art Museum.
[Photo Courtesy of USF Contemporary Art Museum]
|BURN (Part 2 of 2)
The Power of One Election and America's Energy Future
President Barack Obama and his opponent, Mitt Romney, share one broad policy goal — greater energy independence for the United States. From Arctic drilling to the great battery race, they differ on how to achieve it. Join us this weekend for part two of a special series that looks at how a single person, place, policy or idea can – with a boost from science – affect the nation’s search for greater energy independence. Storyteller and journalist Alex Chadwick will host this important pre-election energy special.
LISTEN: Part 2 - Saturday, November 3 at 4:00 PM on WUSF 89.7.
|Call the Midwife
A baby girl, recently delivered by Jenny, is snatched from her baby
carriage, causing great anguish to her family and uniting the local
community as everyone searches for the missing child. Meanwhile, Cynthia
witnesses another type of loss as she assists in the case of soon-to-be
parents David and Margaret. Newly married and excited about their
future, everything is put in jeopardy when Margaret develops eclampsia.
more WUSF TV Programs...
WATCH: Saturday, November 3 at 8:00 PM on WUSF TV.
| Saturday Night Jazz with Bob Seymour
New Jazz from The Clayton Brothers and Friends: ‘The Gathering’
It’s time to catch up with some of the latest jazz releases this Saturday. We’ll hear one of the most exciting groups in recent years, The Clayton Brothers, joined by trombonist Wycliffe Gordon and vibraphonist Stefon Harris. Bob Seymour also features new music by a powerful Miami-based band, the South Florida Jazz Orchestra. more jazz...
LISTEN: Saturday, November 3 at 10:00 PM on WUSF 89.7.
This is the weekend that daylight saving time ends, so what will you do with your extra hour on Sunday once the clock falls back? Here’s a suggestion: turn on your radio and listen to some wonderful music perfectly suited for your laid-back day off, including a gorgeous choral work that inspired Ralph Vaughan Williams. more classical music...
LISTEN: Sunday, November 4 at 10:00 AM on WSMR 89.1 and 103.9.
Buenos Aires City Guide
Sexy, passionate and sophisticated, Buenos Aires is one of South America’s most alluring cities and the perfect place for Globe Trekker newcomer Judith Jones to find her feet…or should we say Tango heels!
Made up of distinct districts known as barrios, Buenos Aires offers something for everyone.
WATCH: Monday, November 5 at 10:00 PM on WUSF TV
Amazing Underground Secrets
Mastering the Underground World
Some of the greatest human minds have been engaged in making the
underground safe and accessible. In this program we look at the most
breathtaking feats of technology, past and present. From pick-axed
tunnels to an excavated mountain, from Roman sewers to a vast 27 kilometer-long particle accelerator.
more WUSF TV Programs...
WATCH: Thursday, November 8 at 9:00 PM on WUSF TV.