Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Tuesday 24 May 2011
1:10 Best Song Ever Written
Gotta Serve Somebody by Bob Dylan. Chosen by Mike Jenkins of Dunedin
1:15 Critical Mass
Phil Wallington reviews TV, Vanda Symon reviews The Conductor by New Zealander Sarah Quigley and My Sister Lives on the Mantlepiece by Annabel Pitcher.
Nick Atkinson has new music and Noelle McCarthy looks at what people are blogging about.
2:10 Feature Stories
An undisclosed offer from the Saudi Arabian Equestrain Federation for Waikato show jumper Katie McVean's nine-year-old mare Dunstan Delphi has proved too good to refuse. McVean and Dunstan Delphi came sixth equal at the recent World Cup Horse Show Jumping Finals in Germany.
For the first time ever, a rare white kiwi chick has hatched in captivity. "Manukura" was born at the Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre in the Wairarapa.
Kate de Goldi's The 10 pm Question, told by John Leigh.
2:45 Feature Album
Lady GaGa's Born This Way.
3:12 Tune Your Engine
British journalist Adharanand Finn is a keen runner. So keen that he's packed up his family, packed in his job and shifted to Kenya for six months to go running with the Kenyans. He's writing a book about his experience, and about the people he's met on his travels from the famous, top level athletes to the Irish priest who's played an important role in their success.
4:06 The Panel
Graham Bell and John Dunne.