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Show Notes: Thursday, August 31

August 31, 2006

Greg Miller, video game columnist for the Columbia Daily Tribune, joined us to talk up the season finale of Who Wants to be a Superhero? Then Robert Smale, expert in Latin American politics, talked about

Show Notes: Wednesday, August 30

August 30, 2006

Bioethicist Wesley J. Smith talked about the way last week’s alleged advance in embryonic stem cell research was reported by the media. He also discussed Amendment 2, the ballot initiative that would add human cloning

Show Notes: Tuesday, August 29

August 29, 2006

University of Missouri researcher Elmer Price talked about adult stem cells and potential medical treatments based on stem cells. We also discussed the proposed red light cameras in the city of Columbia. Links: Stem cell

Show Notes: Monday, August 28

August 28, 2006

Astronomy professor Dr. Angela Speck (University of Missouri) told us why she approves of Pluto’s demotion from “planet” to “minor body”.

The Stem Cell Harvesting Method That Doesn’t Exist

August 28, 2006

Wesley J. Smith finds that The Economist, almost alone among the mainstream media, gets it right on the embryonic stem cell “breakthrough”: “The firm’s success is not, however, quite as clear-cut as it seems. The

Global Cooling!

August 27, 2006

A reminder that climatology isn’t an exact science: A Russian scientist predicts a period of global cooling in coming decades, followed by a warmer interval. Khabibullo Abdusamatov expects a repeat of the period known as

Conflict of What Interest?

August 25, 2006

Judicial Watch has discovered that Judge Anna Diggs Taylor, who ruled that the NSA’s warrantless wiretap program is unconstitutional, serves as a trustee for a non-profit group in Michigan that recently awarded a $45,000 grant

Show Notes: Friday, August 25

August 25, 2006

We discovered what kind of TV show calls itself Female Arm Wrestling and Music, Too! Producer Chase Thompson and musician Shannon Diaz described their novel Columbia Access Television program, which blends her unique pop sound

Show Notes: Thursday, August 24

August 24, 2006

Tracy Della Vecchia of told us how we can help Marines stationed in Iraq and Afghanistan. Then we talked with Jaci Winship, Executive Director of Missourians Against Human Cloning about the proposed amendment to

Show Notes: Wednesday, August 23

August 23, 2006

We talked economics with Pat Stansberry of A.G. Edwards in Columbia and baseball with Jeff Echelmeier, manager of the Daniel Boone Little League All-Stars. We also discussed rabbit fever and a new project approved by

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