Virginia Insight

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Virginia Insight is WMRA's own call-in talk show and represents a key element of our commitment to serve you with dynamic discussions on topics that matter to our community. From politics to culture, technology to religion, entertainment to relationships, Virginia Insight inspires understanding.

Virginia Insight is broadcast every Monday and Thursday at 3 pm, before All Things Considered.  An encore broadcast from the week is featured every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm, following A Prairie Home Companion.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon February 4, 2013

When Do You Sleep Best?

Some people can sleep anytime, anywhere... However, the rest of us could probably use some tips on getting better shut-eye.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu January 31, 2013

Time to Thrive

2013 by George Hodan

How is your newest year going so far?

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon January 28, 2013

The Case for Early Childhood Intervention

Toddler Playing by Petr Kratochvil

At 3 months of age, “Jessica” was showing signs of problems.  Doctors diagnosed what they called a “developmental delay” and said there were therapies that could help the little girl.   The question... who would pay? 

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

How to Tell the Fluff from the Good Stuff

Psychologist Dan Willingham’s new book was written primarily for those who are concerned about the best way to educate children.

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Virginia Insight
10:00 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Assembly Update

Photo: Waldo Jaquith

The next time you stop at the pump, how would it be if instead of paying 17.5 cents to the state of Virginia for each gallon your purchase... you pay NO state gas tax? But, you would have to pay about a penny extra in sales tax on most everything else you buy.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon January 14, 2013

Liberal Arts at Work

Book And Glasses by Darren Lewis

What is the value of a Liberal Arts education?

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Virginia Insight
9:05 am
Thu January 10, 2013

What Don’t We Know About Being ‘Connected’

If you really want to scare yourself, give some thought to what could be happening to your privacy when you go online.

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Virginia Insight
4:01 pm
Mon January 7, 2013

A Wish List for Mental Health Reform

Until a few weeks ago it looked like funding cuts were on their way for Virginia’s mental health programs... then came the tragedy in Connecticut.

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Virginia Insight
12:50 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

Acting Director-less

In television... in movies... in theater... you expect the person in charge to be the director, right?

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu December 27, 2012

Pretend Play

Playtime is important for kids... right?

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