Tom Graham is Senior Producer and Host of WMRA's Virginia Insight.
Prior to joining WMRA in 2005, Tom served as a radio news director in North Carolina, Tennessee and California. Tom has also worked in television as a news anchor, reporter, and talk show host.
On The Next Virginia Insight: If you have ever spoken with Shanil Virani you probably figured out pretty quickly that he can be passionate on any number of subjects.
But, fact is, this astrophysicist (perhaps better known as the planetarium guy) can also be fascinating on any number of topics... especially anything remotely connected to celebrating science.
Our prediction: Spending an entire hour with Dr. Virani will prove an absolute delight.
Their long ago reputation as, "schools for underachievers," was probably always unfair.
Are you self-limiting?
Ever since colonial times, apples (and apple cider) have played a key and evolving role in American history. That role may be about to change again.
Living thankfully is a good thing... we've all heard that. But how about giving thanks by giving to others?
When it comes to food, we have all heard plenty about what is bad for us. But what about food that is especially good for us.... foods that keep you happy, satisfied, and might even be used to cure illness?
Get serious stomach butterflies... sweaty palms... and a sense of impending doom at even the thought of speaking in front of a group?
The official medical term is glossophobia, but most of us know it as, "fear of public speaking."
We may be able to help.
Why do you think Tuesday’s elections went the way they did? What happens now?
For two years, a group of Virginia researchers worked to answer two key questions:
Democrats probably cheered when a recent Washington Post poll revealed their guy opening up a bigger-than-ever lead in the Governor’s race.
A few days later, a new Quinnipiac poll showed the Republican closing back in.