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Commentary
10:40 am
Fri April 10, 2009

"What Happened? - Some Easter Thoughts"

Dr. Joe Fuhrmann

Murray, KY – The Easter miracle is a vital, and some would say indispensable, part of Christian doctrine. As Easter Sunday approaches, commentator and Murray State history professor Dr. Joe Fuhrmann asks believers and non-believers to take a moment to consider what happened on that day.

Easter is a special time for Christians.

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Commentary
3:37 am
Thu March 5, 2009

Uncommon Mystery - Death at La Fenice

Murray, KY – Teatro La Fenice in Venice is one of the most famous opera houses in Europe and is the setting for the Donna Leon's internationally best-selling "Brunetti" mystery novel series. Commentator Michael Cohen peaks through the pages of this Venetian who-done-it in his latest Uncommon Mystery.

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Commentary
9:08 am
Fri December 19, 2008

Uncommon Mystery - Corpus Christmas

Murray, KY – There's nothing like a warm Christmas corpse to chill your bones in the holiday season. That's what the artisans of the Bruel House in Grammercy Park must deal with in Margaret Maron's novel, Corpus Christmas. Commentator Michael Cohen says this artsy mystery will have you guessing until the end.

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9:23 am
Fri December 12, 2008

A review of "Season of Snows and Sins"

Murray, KY – If you're looking for a good mystery novel to curl up with by the fire this holiday season, commentator Michael Cohen suggests you take a stab at Patricia Moyes' novel Season of Snows and Sins. This uncommon mystery for the holidays takes place in the Swiss Alps during a Christmas vacation - gone wrong.

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9:22 am
Fri December 5, 2008

Uncommon Mysteries - Sherlock Holmes and Christmas

Commentary
3:13 am
Fri November 28, 2008

Uncommon Mystery - Season's Revenge: A Christmas Mystery

Murray, KY – Got that holiday itch but not quite sure how to scratch it? Commentator Michael Cohen suggests taking a stab at Henry Kisor's (Ky-zehr's) novel Season's Revenge: A Christmas Mystery. This uncommon mystery for the holidays features a Native American detective investigating an unusual murder in northern Michigan.

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Commentary
11:06 pm
Thu November 6, 2008

A Review of "Murdering Americans" by Ruth Dudley Edwards

Commentary
12:57 am
Sun October 5, 2008

A Review of "Indian Pipes" by Cynthia Riggs

Commentary
12:47 am
Sun October 5, 2008

The Holiday You Missed

Murray, KY – I'll bet you missed it.

There it was: one of the most important observances in American history, and you overlooked the whole thing making potato salad for the Labor Day picnic.

I celebrated August 26th I'm proud to say, and no matter who you are, you should have been setting off fireworks or otherwise disturbing the peace of the neighborhood.

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Commentary
12:28 am
Sun October 5, 2008

First Memories

Murray, KY – Most people remember events from the age of four or five. Some much later. My wife is a member of an elite number who have very early memories. She can clearly recall, as an infant, lying outdoors in her pram on a sunny day, looking up at the trees. And today she can even describe in detail what she was wearing then.

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