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Daily Topics - Friday March 16th, 2012

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Anything Goes on Townhall Friday!

Hour One: Brunch With Bernie - Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) takes your calls

Hour Two: Speculating on rising gas prices - Congressman Peter Welch (D-VT, at large)

Daily Topics - Thursday March 15th, 2012

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Hour One: Are pharmaceutical patents killing people?  John Manuelian, Manuelian Law Firm

Hour Two: The Divided Republican Party...Eisenhower Republicans, take back your party! / Plus, Geeky Science - Can Carbon Dioxide make you fat?

Time to pull a Saigon – and just get the hell out of there!

After a U.S. soldier snapped, and massacred 16 Afghan civilians – including nine children – Afghan President Hamid Karzai called for all NATO troops to be pulled out of rural areas. That could throw a wrench in the US exit strategy, which depends on handing Afghanistan over to NATO and Afghan Security Forces by 2014.

Daily Topics - Wednesday March 14th, 2012

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Hour  One: Why does Goldman Sachs think you're a muppet?

Hour Two: Why shouldn't 25 year olds get social security too?  Peter Ferrara, Carleson Center for Public Policy

Hour Three: If we regulate prescription drugs why not regulate all Wall Street derivatives / Plus, Occupy Homes-MN

Goldman Sachs thinks you’re a “Muppet”

Former Goldman Sachs Executive Director Greg Smith recently resigned from the banking giant, and today in a New York Times op-ed blew the whistle on what he called a “toxic and destructive” environment within the bank. Smith writes, “I believe I have worked here long enough to understand the trajectory of its culture, its people and its identity.

Daily Topics - Tuesday March 13th, 2012

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Hour One: "We Can Live With A Nuclear Iran" - Paul Pillar, Washington Monthly

Hour Two: Voter ID or voter suppression?  Hans Von Spakovsky, Heritage Foundation

Are Wall Street Speculators Inflating The Cost of Food?

Food prices have increased 4.4% in the last year – nearly twice as much as all other consumer goods.  And a new study out of the New England Complex Systems Institute argues that Wall Street speculators are the ones driving up the price this year – just like they did in 2008 – when a billion people around the planet were pushed to the brink of starvation, and unrest and food riots swept the globe. 

The new study forecasts anothe

Daily Topics - Monday March 12th, 2012

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Hour One: How Ayn Rand Became the New Right's Version of Marx - George Monbiot, The Guardian / Plus, Occupy the (foreclosure) "scene of the crime" - Tim Nonn, Occupy Petaluma

Afghanistan should serve as a warning to those who call for war with Iran

The dogs of war were released in Afghanistan more than a decade ago – and are now out of our control.  News broke this week of a murder spree in Afghanistan’s Kandahar province committed by at least one US soldier against Afghan civilians.  Reuters reports that as many as 3 American soldiers, who appeared to be drunk, opened fire in a small village at around 2am Sunday morning – shooting dead 16 civilians – including nine children.

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