The Madeleine Brand Show for October 19, 2011

Dinner Party Download: IMDB sued, 'Take on Me' and The Very Large Array

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The Very Large Array is getting an upgrade in technology and nomenclature

Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis Newnam, hosts of The Dinner Party Download podcast, join Madeleine for some tantalizing topics to kick off your next get-together: A 40-year-old actress is suing Amazon for publishing her real age, scientists are asking for help in giving a telescope a sexier name than "The Very Large Array" and today, "Take On Me" hit number one on the pop charts.

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Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis Newnam are the Dinner Party Download guys. You can get more of their take on news and culture at their website.


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