Good show with important context on Hillary Clinton's Legacy. Will critics listen, or prefer the soundbite of choice?
Thursday, January 31, 2013
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Sunday, January 13, 2013
In about an hour I did 11 sets (60/40/50/50/50/50/50/43/52/35/20) for a total of 500. Eason did 12 sets (30/30/30/30/30/30/30/30/30/30/30/30) for a total of 360!
Here are videos:
Saturday, January 12, 2013
In America’s Productivity Climbs, but Wages Stagnate Steven Greenhouse talks about how the debt-ceiling is unlikely to alter one major factor contributing to income inequality: stagnant wages. How goes on to to point out that "companies can push down on wages for all workers, union and nonunion alike."
Check out the piece at The New York Times.
"the daily business of living caused my father despair. At no time did this manifest itself more powerfully than when he came home from work. A rug askew, a jacket not hung up, a window left open — all could set off a fury."
Friday, January 11, 2013
In his new book Fat Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar, Processed Food, Obesity, and Disease, endocrinologist and obesity doc Robert Lustig deconstructs the mythology of fat. He says exercise, for all its benefits, won't help you shed pounds -- and that fasting only worsens weight gain.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Science writer Neil Shubin discusses a scientific mystery as big as the world itself: How are the events that formed our solar system billions of years ago embedded inside each of us? In The Universe Within, Shubin explains how fossils, the Earth’s position, and the universe’s fourteen-billion-year history can be seen in the human body.
Sunday, January 6, 2013
Thursday, January 3, 2013
On The Leonard Lopate Show Mother Jones political blogger Kevin Drum discusses what may be the hidden villain behind rampant crime, lower IQs, and even the ADHD epidemic: tetraethyl lead. In his article "Criminal Element," he postulates that lead in gasoline may account for 90 percent of the fluctuations in violent crime over the last 50 years, and he shows the upside to investing in lead abatement. The article appears in the January/February issue of the magazine.
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