Felix Contreras, Yuki Noguchi, Neda Ulaby
Such beautiful, musical names, they almost ask to be sung.
National Public Radio hosts, reporters and commentators have long been Smith, Clark, and Brown, with respectiable representation by the likes of Shapiro, Hargerty and Mondello. The outlier exceptions were striking: Sylvia Poggioli, who pronounces her name like she’s savoring a dish of orchietto en brodo, and the Transylvanian-tongued poet, Andrei Codrescu.
Meghna Chakrabarti, Maria Hinojosa, Madalit del Barco
Lourdes Garcia-Navarro, Lakshmi Singh, Shankar Vedantam, Soraya Sahrhaddi Nelson
This is as it should be on television and the rest of the radio dial, too, because this is what you get when you assemble a random assortment of American names.