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  • 3-30-15 6pm: Indiana

    March 31, 2015

    In this half-hour, John talked about the controversial new law in Indiana. Will it allow discrimination against homosexuals?
  • 3-30-15 5pm: Medical Marijuana & Pat Kessler

    March 30, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to a man who's wife has been charged with a crime for giving their child medical marijuana. Then he talked to Pat Kessler about the latest news from the State Capitol
  • 3-30-15 4pm: Liz Collin & Chip Implants

    March 30, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with Liz about today's major news stories. Then he talked with Tim Shank who has a pair of microchip implants in his hand. Is that the wave of the future?
  • 3-30-15 3pm: Suicide Awareness & Allergies

    March 30, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Dr. Dan Ridenberg from SAVE about suicide awareness. Then he talked to Dr. Alan Stillerman about an early allergy season.
  • 3-27-15 5pm: Undocumented Insurance & Bright Side

    March 27, 2015

    In this hour, John found out whether undocumented workers could get car insurance. Then it was time for his weekly group-hug on the radio: The Bright Side of Life!
  • 3-27-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro, Sports Show & Tim Lammers

    March 27, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Frank about today's top news stories. Then he found out what's new at the Sports Show. Finally, he found out what movies to see this weekend with Tim Lammers
  • 3-27-15 3pm: Glen Taylor & Pat Kessler

    March 27, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor about becoming part of an MLS ownership group. Then he talked to Pat about the latest news from the Capitol
  • 3-26-15 6pm: Eric Nelson

    March 27, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Eric who's down visiting Twins spring training in Ft. Myers. Then he revisited his conversation with air travel expert Peter Greenberg
  • 3-26-15 5pm: Illegal Aliens DL's & Numbers in the News

    March 26, 2015

    In this hour, John asked listeners if undocumented workers should be granted drivers licenses to make the roads safer. Then it was time for his weekly current events quiz: Numbers in the News
  • 3-26-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro & Bill Popp

    March 26, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with Frank about today's big news stories. Then he talked to Bill Popp of Popp Communications about their sponsorship of tomorrow's Gutter Bowl!
  • 3-26-15 3pm: Peter Greenberg & Missing Boy

    March 26, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to CBS travel editor Peter Greenberg about the Germanwings crash. Then he talked about a missing boy who's father has become a suspect
  • 3-25-15 6pm: Annette Meeks

    March 25, 2015

    In this half-hour, John talked to the CEO of the Freedom Foundation of MN about a bill that seeks to change campaign finance rules
  • 3-25-15 5pm: Super Bowl Tax Breaks & Weird News

    March 25, 2015

    In this hour, John talked about the NFL wanting more tax breaks for the Super Bowl. Then it was time for the weekly reading of the strangest stories in the news: The Weird News Roundup
  • 3-25-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro & MLS

    March 25, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with Frank about today's news headlines. Then he talked with listeners about MLS coming to Minneapolis. Are they excited?
  • 3-25-15 3pm: Medical Marijuana & Mike Lyons

    March 25, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to the woman accused of endangering her son after giving him medical marijuana. Then he talked to CBS military analyst Mike Lyons about Bowe Bergdahl being charged with desertion
  • 3-24-15 6pm: Sen. Jim Carlson & Rex Huppke

    March 25, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to State Sen. Jim Carlson about a campaign finance bill. Then he talked to humor columnist Rex Huppke about Ted Cruz running for president
  • 3-24-15 5pm: Minneapolis Parking & The Green Line

    March 24, 2015

    In this hour, John found out how you may be able to plug your Minneapolis parking meter from your phone! Then, he caught you up on some stories you may have missed on "The Green Line" with Jordana Green
  • 3-24-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro & Dave Lee

    March 24, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with Frank about today's news stories. Then he caught up with Dave Lee from Twins Spring Training in Florida
  • 3-24-15 3pm: MN Child Protection Task Force & "The Illusionists"

    March 24, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with Susie Jones about the latest reporting on the MN Child Protection Task Force. Then he welcomed one of "The Illusionists" - who'll be at the Ordway tonight - live in-studio
  • 3-23-15 6pm: Prof. David Schultz & Utah Jazz Story

    March 24, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Prof. Schultz about his article on civil rights and racism. Then he talked to Ben Detrick from Grantland.com about his article on tonight's Wolves opponent: the Utah Jazz
  • 3-23-15 5pm: Starbucks & Pat Kessler

    March 23, 2015

    In this hour, John talked more about the Starbucks campaign to talk about race. Are we giving them too much grief? Then he talked minimum wage with Pat Kessler from the Capitol in St. Paul
  • 3-23-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro & Aaron Schock Resignation

    March 23, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with Frank about today's biggest news stories. Then, he talked about the resignation of Illinois congressman Aaron Schock
  • 3-23-15 3pm: Starbucks & Race and Minimum Wage

    March 23, 2015

    In this hour, John talked about how those "race" conversations might have gone. Then, should employers be able to pay less than minimum wage to tipped employees?
  • 3-20-15 5pm: Mandatory Voting & Bright Side

    March 20, 2015

    In this hour, John talked about the President's "Mandatory Voting" idea. Good or bad? Then it was time for his weekly group-hug on the radio: The Bright Side of Life
  • 3-20-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro & Tim Lammers

    March 20, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Frank about today's big news stories. Then Tim Lammers joined him to preview some films opening this week!

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