Joe starts out the show with a link for the staff. He links golf's decline and the decline of baseball. Young people are not playing both sports because of time commitment and attention spans. How did Joe see the lunar eclipse?
Screening for ebola at airports is pointless. Joe mentions that the government should take a look at the effectiveness of the screening. How many newspapers can Joe name? A whole bunch. SCRAMBLE!!!!
The recap from yesterday's shooting in Canada, brings a true hero. The former Canadian Mountie that shot the killer was giving a standing ovation at the Canadian Parliament. There may be some voter fraud or problems in Illinois. Really?
Maryland democrats are stooping to the lowest of the low, trying to fire up democrats and misleading them about republicans and what they will do if they win. The political process is making us all crazy. Will the democrats go after 'big education'
The passing of Ben Bradlee from the Washington Post reminds Joe of how important newspapers were back then. This one brought down a President. Election news and a bird wrap up from yesterday. Breaking news of a shooting in Canada. A giddy staff
A bizarre news story concerning an eye poke on New Year's Day, brings Joe to a cartoon bubble about creating this story into a play. The staff is threatened with a six o'clock meeting for being dumb. The President on immigration? He aint talking.
Joe mentions that First Lady Michelle Obama is in town, so there may be some traffic delays. Souch then updates listeners on the political races. The we turn the show over to birds. Where are all of the dead birds that are flying into buildings?
A woman painted some pots in downtown Saint Paul and is required to "un-paint" them. A Washington Post story discovers that about $750 million dollars is being paid to workers on paid leave for different reasons.
Joe's prediction that the NFL will morph into wrestling style entertainment, just took a large jump. People walking out of a Presidential speech has not happened for some time. Has it ever? Will Hillary come to town? Scotter Man from Madison? NO!
Joe starts the hour with some predictions from the '70's from some 'sky is falling' scientists. None of those predictions came true, by the way. Then on to "12 Unspoken Rules For Being A Liberal" from John Hawkins. Who designed the KC Royals logo?
Soucheray had Mike McFadden on for the first segment of the hour. He also talked Ebola, and had another example of windmilling / Diversity training this time at Wellesley College.
Soucheray spent the hour talking about the latest scientist information that we need to walk 4 miles if we consume 1 can of Coke.
Jay Kolls from 5 eyewitness news in for the mayor today. He discussed how the school district his kids attend have 27 days off for the calendar year in honor of it being MEA weekend.
Jay Kolls from 5 eyewitness news in for the mayor today. He talked about MnSure exchange program with Alicia Riedl.
Joe mentions the baseball playoffs and then gives listeners an update on the world's problem with ebola. Why does ABC News always start their newscast with weather stories instead of ebola updates. Polk Salad Annie? Rook messes it up a bit.