How to Create your own NPR News Station

Step 1: Read NYT ledes overnight.

Step 2: Choose several front page articles as NPR features.

Step 3: Call one or two people mentioned in the story and get audio clips.

Step 4: Add friendly introduction and programmatic music to beginning and ending.

Step 5: Broadcast.

Step 6: Repeat daily.

Bonus: For commentary, call NY Times or PBS columnists and interview for 9 minutes. Repeat weekly.