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Secrets Of The Amazon.Com

We tell our panelists about a book on Amazon, our panelists guess what Customers Who Bought That Also Bought. This week's category: Political Memoirs.
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Panel Round Two

More questions for the panel: Leonardo da Ouchy.
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Limericks

Carl reads three news-related limericks: Pay As You Go, The Yippy Menace, and Dead Sexy.
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Lightning Fill In The Blank

All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.
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Prediction

Our panelists predict how organizers will spice things up at the next Olympic games.
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Iconoclastic Musician Takes Measure Of His Life: 'I Became A Fighter'

Fred Ho has combined improvisation with Asian themes to create his own form of political activism. Now, at age 56, Ho is dying of cancer.
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Detroit Unrolls Its Bankruptcy Blueprint

Detroit officials have filed a blueprint for the city's emergence from the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history. Quinn Klinefelter of WDET reports that unions and others vow to fight the plan.
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New Law Stubs Toe On A Tough Unknown: Who Owns The Guns?

Tens of thousands may have failed to comply with a Connecticut law that requires gun owners to register their weapons. As WNPR's Jeff Cohen reports, the state faces a few problems enforcing the law.
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Voting Rights: Time To Think Differently For Those Who've Done Time?

Attorney General Eric Holder wants states to restore voting rights to felons after they complete their sentences. Legal analysts Spencer Overton and Hans von Spakovsky look at the debate.
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Rachel Louise Snyder: "What We've Lost Is Nothing"

A string of burglaries in a racially diverse neighborhood exposes hidden racial tensions in a new novel by Rachel Louise Snyder.

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