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Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Wednesday 26 September 2012

1:10 Best Song Ever Written

Pippa Grandison nominated 'When You Come' by Crowded House

1:15 Link 3 - music game

The Link 3 music list:

TITLE:      Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves
ARTIST:    Cher

TITLE:      Sukiyaki
ARTIST:    Kyu Sakamoto

TITLE:      Brandy
ARTIST:    Bunny Walters

TITLE:      Brown Eyed Girl
ARTIST:    Van Morrison

TITLE:      Sexy Sadie
ARTIST:    The Beatles

TITLE:      Way Too Cold
ARTIST:    Kanye West Feat. DJ Khaled

TITLE:      S & M
ARTIST:    Rihanna

TITLE:      Midnight Train to Georgia
ARTIST:    Gladys Knight & The Pips

TITLE:      Thriller
ARTIST:    Michael Jackson Feat: Vincent Price

TITLE:      Leaving On A Jet Plane
ARTIST:    Peter, Paul & Mary

TITLE:      Do You Know The Way To San Jose
ARTIST:    Dionne Warwick

The Answer - All the songs had their titles changed.

2:10 New Zealand Bomber Command veterans recognised - Bruce Cunningham

New Zealand bomber crew members who served in World War Two had their efforts formally recognised this morning, at a  commemorative service at Wellington's National War Memorial and lunch with the Prime Minister. 

Today's ceremony is for many of the veterans who were unable to attend the June dedication and unveiling of a Bomber Command Memorial in London, the first memorial to the 55 thousand airmen who died.  1,851 RNZAF servicemen lost their lives.

Jim Mora talks with Bruce Cunningham, who was a Bomber Command pilot.

2.25  - The Classic Truck Run - Bob Mehrtens

Drivers around the South Island might think they've entered a time warp over the last ten days. 120 vintage trucks from the 1930s to the 1990s have been cruising around the South Island in the third annual Inter-Island Classic Truck Run.

Drivers in everything from a 1952 Leyland Comet  to a Classic Bedford truck started in Picton.. ventured south via the West Coast, Central Otago and Southland, and will finish in Timaru tonight.  

2:30 Reading - Colour Scheme by Ngaio Marsh

Part one of  "Colour Scheme" - adapted and read by Peter Vere-Jones

Tina's Tango by James Moody. Tk 10 PML-CD 1013

2:45 Feature Album

Today's feature album is Taylor Swift's sophomore effort, Fearless, from 2008.

3:10 Virtual World - Dr Jules Older

3:35 Auckland story - David Steemson

It's 100 years since the death of Sir John Logan Campbell, considered to be one of the 'fathers' of Auckland. This year's Auckland Heritage Festival is highlighting his contribution.

3.45 Pre-Panel Show - Susan Baldacci

4:06 The Panel - Jordan Williams and Raybon Kan

The end of the National Bank, more revelations in the Kim Dotcom saga, the chances of winning lotto three times, the future of the office - what will be obsolete in your workplace soon - and the Chinese in Fiji.