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Is It News - Historic South Australian News Quiz by Nigel Dobson-Keeffe on The Adelaide Show

Each week, Nigel Dobson-Keeffe quizzes Steve and our guest(s) on some obscure topic that draws together South Australian history and the theme of the week’s show.

Highlights of episode 173 of The Adelaide Show Podcast

These are Steve's talking points in preparation for chatting with Andrew Reimer on Radio FIVEaa tonight, around 8.30 (depending on cricket), regarding episode 173 of The Adelaide Show podcast. Quick note: Steve got a compliment on his hair this week. It all goes back...

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Highlights of episode 172 of The Adelaide Show Podcast

Here are the notes Steve Davis will use for his chat with Andrew Reimer on FIVEaa tonight about this week's Adelaide Show episode, number 172. We interviewed Katie Spain and Sky Harrison from Fritz Magazine. Fritz Magazine is a new, free, quarterly, South Australian...

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Highlights of episode 171 of The Adelaide Show Podcast

In episode 171 of The Adelaide Show, we got to spend the evening with two, Adelaide filmmakers, Alex Nakone and Andrei Gostin. They have just launched a new movie, Maurice's Symphony It is inspired by a true story, that Alex gleaned from one of his patients (Alex is a...

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Highlights of episode 170 of The Adelaide Show Podcast

Big news. Steve's little girls now have art for sale to support the podast here: http://www.redbubble.com/people/theadelaideshow?asc=u They are pretty stoked and have already made their first sale. This week, in Episode 170 of The Adelaide Show, Steve and Nigel...

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Highlights of episode 169 of The Adelaide Show podcast

A double header on The Adelaide Show podcast this week, with writer, Ann Deslandes, joining us from Mexico City and most of our music industry joining us at the South Australian Music Awards. We arranged a chat with Ann after she had a piece published on the SBS...

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Highlights of episode 168 of The Adelaide Show podcast

This week, we go back to where the Adelaide Show really began, with Steve’s introduction to radio in Murray Bridge in the 1980s. we meet David Bean Phil McEvoy Alan Mann Di Taylor Keith McCarten Wayne Morris Darren Roberts Chris Glenn Tony Taylor Steve Davis We...

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Highlights of episode 167 of The Adelaide Show podcast

This week on The Adelaide Show 167 we investigated a live, streaming theatre project called YOU WANNA BITA THIS NOW?, by Michael Allen Productions' at Tanglewood Studios in Blackwood. Michael makes his home-based studio available to a career performance professional...

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166: Is It News?

Listen to episode 166 of The Adelaide Show podcast, which was published October 26, 2016, to find out which story is fake. This week’s pieces covers soccer in Adelaide. Soccer Team of Greeks NEWS May 1949 South Australia's most improved soccer team is Olympic, whose...

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165: Is It News?

Listen to episode 165 of The Adelaide Show podcast, which was published October 19, 2016, to find out which story is fake. This week’s pieces covers fashion in Adelaide. FASHION FRIVOLS The Critic May June 1923 I saw a very beautiful, wonderful evening wrap the other...

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164: Is It News?

Listen to episode 164 of The Adelaide Show podcast, which was published October 12, 2016, to find out which story is fake. This week’s pieces covers cars in Adelaide. Adelaide A City Of Motor Cars Chronicle November 1945 The effects of the 24-hour transport stoppage...

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163: Is It News?

Listen to episode 163 of The Adelaide Show podcast, which was published October 5, 2016, to find out which story is fake. This week’s pieces covers the circus in South Australia. A Circus Tragegy The Advertiser June 1898 The jury at the coroner's inquest on John...

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162: Is It News?

Listen to episode 162 of The Adelaide Show podcast, which was published September 28, 2016, to find out which story is fake. This week’s pieces cover old radio plays. RADIO EFFECTS THAT ARE TOO REALISTIC SIMPLE ITEMS SOMETIMES ALARM News November 1938 "Is that the...

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Is It News Tally

Is It News scores for 2017, episodes 177 – 224:

Nigel: 26
Steve: 22

Is It News scores for 2017, from episode 185:

Andrew Reimer: 17
Steve Davis: 17

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