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04 / 14 / 14
What is Hip? ...Pets! and Profit!
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Each week our trends expert Tim Barnes tells us what we need to be doing to be cool, and today it’s getting a pet and spending a ridiculous amount of money on it. Or STEALING a pet and re-selling it for profit. Evil!

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02 / 05 / 14
The Farm Bill: How this will Drastically Affect Low Income Families and Food Stamp Users


The Farm Bill was finally passed yesterday after two years of debate in the House and the final version will take $800 million a year out of the food stamps and nutrition program over the next 10 years, for a total of an $8 billion reduction. What will low-income families do to make up this gap? What will Congress do to help people earn enough to pay for their food? The AMp hosts Brian Babylon and Molly Adams discussed possible solutions to these questions with the help of a couple of Vocalo callers and listeners.

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02 / 19 / 13

Overdrive 2.19.13 Cash Money Tuesday: Finish Your Food!

Fined for leftovers? A restaurant in Japan is making sure that every plate is clean. We talk about Hachikyo’s strict policy of fining patrons who do not finish their meals. 

Rubio Water Bottles: No matter what political party you align with, everyone agrees that Marco Rubio’s water sip during his speech after the President’s State of the Union address was kind of strange. Turns out that awkward moment of thirst-quenching has raised over $100,000 for a PAC that supports Rubio. We discuss.

Job from Around the Way:We present the latest job lead in hopes of making the search a bit easier in this tough economy. 

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