It is Earth Day and Joe has some comments on where we are today and what has happened over the past couple of decades. Souch says that the Wild win in this series in six games. Joe wants Rook and Reuvers to talk like Tom Brokaw.
The Earth Day Network has a Promise Fifty program they want to promote. Joe comments on the Supreme Court upholding the Michigan ban on college affirmative action. Souch has Reuvers and Rookie working on their Tom Brokaw impersonation.
Joe talks about the weather that we had yesterday. People were out in force. The running of the Boston Marathon is today. Am American who was born in Ethiopia, has won the race. A recent study states that biofuel is not the best for vehicles.
A teen stowaway from California hides in the wheel well of an airplane. Or did he? The staff tries to figure out how the kid could have stayed alive in the well, without air and warmth. A high school kid tries to get Miss America to go to prom.
Joe takes on Reuvers, asking him to define what county U of Minn-Mankato is located in. Once again, the U.N. is complaining that the sky is falling. Will climate change affect the taste of beer in the future?
MPR has complained that cars driving over rail lines are causing vibrations. Joe wonders what they are up to over at Public Radio. What do they want? In Lincoln, Nebraska, an elementary school is giving advice on how to deal with bullies.SCRAMBLE!
Joe starts the show with an update and his thoughts on the University of Mankato football coach and program. Joe thinks that the players rejecting the coach back is not okay and looked bad. A moron pees through a fence at a water treatment plant.
A little more in depth on water from last hour. How many gallons does Lake Nokomis have? Reuvers has a task and then an on-air caller suggests calling the Lake Detective. Will he be stumped? Tune in to find out? A play in the Garage? Yes or No?
The idiot that left a backpack while walking close to the finish line of the Boston Marathon, will not be named by Joe. A coach gets into big trouble after he pushes a student who had just passed gas in his face. Met Council's Thrive MSP 2004? Huh?
Joe gets his hands on some census data. You know what means, STATS STATS STATS! It's one of Joe's favorite things; supply GL'ers with census data. This data focuses on the workforce. The Mustang is fifty years old. Joe tells the story of his '71
A shooting in Kansas City is the result of evil, according to Joe. There is no other way to explain it. A report of a poor thief botching a robbery at a place called Bubbles. Cost of O.J. is going through the roof. The words to Gettyburg address.
Former Minneapolis Bike Coordinator, Shaun Murphy's Star Tribune letter to the editor, mentions the merits of biking instead of driving a car. He wants much more attention paid to bikes instead of cars. Joe disagrees. Blood Moon: Joe missed it.
Joe gives us a summary of the Wild from this past week and gives us a playoff preview for the NHL. A bear update from Souch about a Florida bear attack. Do FL bears hibernate? Would a huge sun shade help with global warming? What?
Many arenas across the state use a product that is called R22. R22 will be banned and force some arenas to close because they cannot afford the new technology. Some recent food stamp numbers are shocking.
Joe welcomes Dr Bill Weppner, a retiree with a Phd in Biochemistry. Dr. Bill talks to Joe about methane and how it works in simple terms. Souch reads the e-mail that Dr Bill sent. Mother is rumbling according to Stacey the GL Geologist.