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OTH 1170 | New with Improved Flavor!

new improved formShow Rundown:

Legal for us to continue: Patent Trolls lose.
http://thenextweb.com/media/2015/04/11/us-breaks-the-grip-of-reviled-podcasting-patent/

Is Florida the new capitol of pirated movies?
http://www.digitalmusicnews.com/permalink/2015/04/10/judge-says-ip-addresses-cannot-used-identify-copyright-infringers

Breweries vs Baptist – Why there are so few breweries in the South
http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/04/why-the-south-has-fewer-breweries-than-the-rest-of-the-country/390192/?utm_source=SFFB

Hillary Clinton is the next President.
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/2015/04/12/Hillary-Runs-Unopposed-Not-so-Quick-Dems-Say

Bone, muscle, and vision deterioration among SPACE X launch to ISS.
http://www.nasa.gov/press/2015/april/research-for-one-year-space-station-mission-among-nasa-cargo-launched-aboard-spacex/

Mumford & Sons FART at Madonna and Jay Z
http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/04/why-the-south-has-fewer-breweries-than-the-rest-of-the-country/390192/?utm_source=SFFB

New wardrobe trend – make a “uniform.”
https://www.yahoo.com/style/why-i-wear-the-exact-same-thing-to-work-every-day-115942395164.html

Major League pitcher Max Scherzer, daily practice sessions, he needed someone to stand beside him and hum “The Star-Spangled Banner” before he begins his practice pitching. [New York Times, 3-2-2015]

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OTH 1169 | Shot In The Back

    Show Rundown: Walter Scott gunned down by Police — 8 shots to the back. http://news.yahoo.com/protest-planned-white-sc-officer-charged-murder-092432016.html The Sigma Alpha Epsilon frat was suspended at Clemson Univ for throwing a “Cripmas” party. http://news.yahoo.com/clemson-puts-cripmas-party-fraternity-2-probation-142447647.html Related story: Magazine to be sued by fraternity. http://www.foxnews.com/us/2015/04/06/rolling-stone-apologizes-retracts-discredited-rape-story/ Tiger Woods smiles? New PR guys? http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/columnist/brennan/2015/04/07/tiger-woods-excited-par-3-contest-masters/25427671/ UCONN Women win 10th NCAA BasketballContinue ReadingContinue Reading

OTH 1168 | Great Deal if you Pay with Bit Coin

  Run down: Indiana Gov Mike Pence wants to clarify his religious freedom law. Let’s look at the actual law and decide inclusive or exclusive. Jay Z re-launches Tidal a high def music streaming service Predictions? Kentucky Wildcats  -vs- Wisconsin Badgers Michigan St Spartans  -vs- Duke Blue Devils  Can we get back to having theContinue Reading

OTH 1167 | Never Charge You Cell Phone Again

  PARKER Cool new businesses in Boston. There seems to be a trend toward hype-niche. Let’s go thru a few of these and see if you agree, and why you think they are hype-nichey. http://www.businessinsider.com/coolest-new-businesses-in-boston-2015-3?op=1 MOORE Porter Stansberry, the guy who predicted the Fanny May, Freddie Mac crashes, the GM bankruptcies and the Dow down-turn,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

OTH 1166 | Driving Miss Jarvis?

  Section 1 – Business News PARKER So Apple Watch was announced. Prices from $350 to more than $10,000. Do we buy the watch? It Syncs with iPhone via bluetooth or wireless Internet. And it has the Dick Tracy option of taking a call from the watch. Now how much would you pay!! Lee TeslaContinue ReadingContinue Reading

OTH 1165 | Colleges that pay You to Graduate

Section 1 – Business News PARKER Cleveland State University Rocks! It’s a college that pays students for graduating on time. The gist is a 2% tuition rebate and $200/semester toward books. In one year, graduation rates went from 31% – 39%. Must have full course load (15 credits). I like this sentiment but it willContinue ReadingContinue Reading

OTH 1164 | Divorce Holiday

    Section 1 – Business News PARKER Most popular car by state. https://s3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/u0qiq07eDgh_CV9QjQIr.g–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7cT04NTt3PTczMA–/http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/autos/2015-02-20/9af75ec0-b92c-11e4-adba-1b11fa674adb_usofvehicles2014v4.jpg PARKER 15 yr Old Business Owner — Babysitter Business — Hires a CEO LEE Walmart is starting out all of their employees at $9 an hour with the ability to get up tp $ 10 an hour within 6 months. IsContinue ReadingContinue Reading

OTH 1163 | Doing Dogs

  Section 1 – Business News PARKER The Apple Car and what it means. Apple is the most profitable company by revenue standards. $53B on $182B or 28% Business Insider asked, what is Apple Car was as successful as Porsche? Porsche $2.3B on $14.3B or 20% but for Apple 5% General Motors $1.5B on $156BContinue ReadingContinue Reading

OTH 1162 | Jon Stewart Replacement

Section 1 – Business News PARKER Employees that care can do wonders for the business’ image. A teen walked into a North Carolina Target looking for a clip-on tie for a job interview. The store didn’t have those, so a Target employee took time to teach him how to put on a regular tie andContinue Reading

OTH 1161 | Are You Woman Enough

  Section 1 – Business News PARKER Croatia Clears Debt for 60,000 citizens http://money.cnn.com/2015/02/03/pf/debt-forgiveness-croatia/index.html?iid=SF_BN_River LEE Super Bowl commercials favorites/best http://www.superbowlcommercial2015.com/latest-updates/congrats-snickers-first-winner-super-clio-award/e Section 2 – Sports PARKER High School Basketball Game end in record score. 2-0 http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/highschool-prep-rally/alabama-h-s–basketball-game-ends-2-0-172024260.html LEE Super Bowl Pats 28 Seahawks 24 Discuss Section 3 – Politics PARKER Does US Candidate for President need aContinue ReadingContinue Reading