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Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Tuesday 16 October 2012

1:10 Best Song Ever Written

Phil Mackie of Wellington nominated 'Turn of the Century' by Beat Rhythm Fashion.

1:15 Critical Mass

TV review - Phil Wallington

Fair Go  -  TV 1: 7:30pm - Tuesday  
Wallander - UKTV:  8:30pm - Monday
Beauty and the Geeks (Australia) -  Last Night
Mary Poppins - TV 2

Books - Graham Beattie

Easy by Bill Granger

240 Years of New Zealand Painting -  Edward Hanfling, Gil Docking and Michael Dunn
David Bateman publishing

Hot Music - Nick Atkinson

TITLE:        Tides
ARTIST:    New Way Home
COMP:    New Way Home
ALBUM:    Mirrors
LABEL:     Private

TITLE:     Only On Fire
ARTIST:    Delaney Davidson & Marlon Williams
COMP:    Damien Jones
LABEL:    RNZ Recording

Web - Ben Gracewood

2:10 Home-built Electric Car - Chris Northover
Chris Northover is a qualified lawyer but these days spends a good part of his day being a bloke in a shed, aiming for what he calls the low economy lifestyle. He lives on a quarter acre in the Whanganui suburb of Aramoho...and is aiming to make himself energy self sufficient. Chris is converting his house to solar power...and he's just built himself an electric car.

2:20 Wish for A Smile - Peter Fowler, of Christchurch
If you were born with less than perfect teeth, you'll know how much money it can cost for a good quality smile.
Even  fixing even a child's smile can cost anywhere up to ten thousand dollars and more...a cost out of the reach of many families.
Which is why the New Zealand Association of Orthodontists has started a new scheme called Wish for A Smile...which it  launched today.

2:30 Reading - Part two of "Shaggy Dogs and Other Stories" read by Bruce Phillips, written by David Marshall

2:45 Feature Album - 'Two Against Nature' - Steely Dan (2000)

3:12 Tune Your Engine - Dreamland Adventures - David Randall
New York journalist David K. Randall  had never given sleep much thought until a midnight crash into a hallway wall while sleep walking. He's written a book called ' Dreamland': Open Your Eyes To The Science Of Sleep - exploring the research into the dark hours that make up nearly a third of our lives.

3:33 Asian Report   - Shi'ite Muslim Community Part 2 - Lynda Chanwai-Earle 
In our Asian Report,  Lynda travels to Auckland to find out more about the little heard from Shia Muslim community in New Zealand.

4:06 The Panel - Gary McCormick and Graham Bell.

Dangerous goods on Air NZ, the cost-benefit ratio of the Auckland V8s questioned again, the bloke who got away with being a med student for 2 years, trust in the police, or lack of ?