Bob Garfield http://publicradioeast.org en When The Watchdogs Wear Tuxedos, Politicians Rest Easy http://publicradioeast.org/post/when-watchdogs-wear-tuxedos-politicians-rest-easy Media, politicians and celebrities mingled at the White House Correspondents Dinner — but Bob Garfield of On the Media stayed outside looking in. He says the WHCD is odd and ethically questionable. Thu, 08 May 2014 20:54:00 +0000 Bob Garfield 40899 at http://publicradioeast.org Royal Baby Craze Reaches New Heights In U.K. http://publicradioeast.org/post/royal-baby-craze-reaches-new-heights-uk Transcript <p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: <p>From NPR News this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Robert Siegel.<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>And I'm Audie Cornish. A few months ago, amid raging civil war in Syria and political turmoil in Turkey, there was another overseas story also making headlines. Bob Garfield, co-host of the program ON THE MEDIA from NPR and WNYC, was intrigued by what he saw. The story came to his attention during a full hour broadcast from ABC News.<p>(SOUNDBITE OF ABC NEWS STORY)<p>UNIDENTIFIED MAN: Tonight, bringing up baby, royal edition. Fri, 12 Jul 2013 21:05:00 +0000 Bob Garfield 18563 at http://publicradioeast.org