Nightside With Dan Rea

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Rundown for Tuesday March 31, 2015


Can Religious Freedom Go Too Far? 


Steve Forbes Checks In!


Hillary’s Favorability Numbers Are Dropping! 


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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appears in court on Tuesday, Jan. 6. (Sketch credit: Jane Flavell Collins)

NightSide – Harvey Silverglate On The Boston Bomber’s Trial; Can It Be Fair?

BOSTON (CBS) – A federal appeals court has ordered a hearing for next week to decide whether or not accused marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be able to get a fair trial here in Boston. […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/16/2015

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NightSide Weekend Commentary – It’s Too Early For Polls

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea says it’s too early to be conducting polls. Originally aired February 15th, 2015.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/15/2015

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NightSide Weekend Commentary – President Obama’s High Horse

BOSTON (CBS) In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea says it’s President Obama, and not the public who are on a high horse in their reaction to ISIS killings. Originally aired February 14th, 2015.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/14/2015

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NightSide – Professor Tobe Berkovitz On Brian Williams

BOSTON (CBS) – It was a big day for news personalities, both real and fake. Brian Williams, the anchor for NBC’s evening news broadcast, was officially given a six month suspension after recent developments have […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/12/2015

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NightSide – Retired MIT Professor Dick Lindzen Discusses Climate Change

BOSTON (CBS) – Retired MIT Professor Dick Lindzen is one of the leading voices in the movement against the scientific consensus on climate change. He sits down with Dan in studio to talk about why […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/11/2015

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NightSide – Professor Paul Crawford Explains The Crusades

BOSTON (CBS) – In a speech given at the National Prayer Breakfast, President Obama talked about religions being corrupted by evil extremists. In his remarks, the President referenced the Crusades and slavery as examples of […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/10/2015

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans discusses how police will handle Super Bowl crowds. (WBZ-TV)

NightSide – Boston Police Commissioner William Evans Stops By

BOSTON (CBS) – The city of Boston was center stage this week, as the rest of the nation watched our Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots return home for a victory parade, despite the streets […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/09/2015

Malcolm Butler makes a game-saving interception at the end of Super Bowl XLIX.  (Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Butler Did It

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea says while Tom Brady is MVP, one player’s play saved the game and allowed the Patriots to win the Super Bowl. Originally aired February 8th, 2015.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/08/2015

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NightSide Weekend Commentary – King Jordan Knows How To Deal With Terrorists

BOSTON (CBS) In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea says the King of Jordan did what we should perhaps do. Originally aired February 7th, 2015.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/07/2015

Boston NAACP President Michael Curry (WBZ-TV)

NightSide – Michael Curry, President of the Boston NAACP Discusses Race Relations In America

BOSTON (CBS) – The recent events in Ferguson and other cities around the country have brought the conversation about race in America to center stage. While we like to think that our society is always […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/05/2015