Virginia In a Half Shell

Posted by: victorb 8/30/2016 10:18 PM

Virginia In a Half Shell
August 30, 2016


As a coastal community, that water holds a special place in Hampton Roads’ heart, seafood in particular! Virginia is emerging as the oyster capital of the east coast, serving seven different oyster regions and becoming the largest producer of the much sought after delicacy. Today we’ll explore Virginia’s long historical connection to oysters and get a glimpse into the life of a Virginia Waterman.

Segment B: Fans of Failure

Whether it’s the earliest flawed characters in Shakespeare or the ones populating our primetime dramas, tragedy and conflict has captivated audiences for half a millennium. What is it about a beheaded Stark that keeps us turning the page or glued to the screen? Today we’ll explore humanity's long love affair with strife, including a look at the latest outlet for tragic storytelling: video games that challenge or skills and engage our emotions.

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