Special Programming
9:00 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Tonight on TRBQ: Why Are We Giving One Day and Greedy the Next?

What makes humans cooperate? Tune in to TRBQ tonight at 8 p.m.
What makes humans cooperate? Tune in to TRBQ tonight at 8 p.m.
Credit Flickr user Flazingo Photos

Essential Pittsburgh will take a summer break July 14th – 18th. We’ll return with live shows on July 21st. 

While we’re away, enjoy the daily arts and culture program Q with Jian Ghomeshi at noon. At 8pm find out what drives human behavior on the program The Really Big Questions (TRBQ) with Dean Olsher. 

You can listen to past episodes of Essential Pittsburgh here or check out the podcast in iTunes.

Today at noon on Q, with Jian Ghomeshi: Filmmaker Paul Verhoeven, the brains behind sensational films such as “Robocop” and “Showgirls,” sees his works of the 80’s assessed.

At 8pm, The Really Big Questions, hosted by Dean Olsher: Today’s program is all about the mysteries of cooperation, collaboration and altruism. What drives us to be greedy one day and giving the next?

While we're off-air, you can leave a question or comment for Essential Pittsburgh at 412-256-8783.

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