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Cap Metro, Boy Scouts and Overweight Children | October 12th, 2017

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The boy scouts of America will allow females in the ranks starting in 2019. The Boy Scouts of America will allow scout dens to choose if they want to remain a single gender or integrate. The plans will move in phases, with Cub scouts accepting girls first in 2018.  We asked you how you felt about the change in our twitter poll and we Head from former explores scouts and eagle scouts. 

Austin continues its push for people to take mass transit options. In an effort to relieve our crowded roads, Cap Metro will launch the second round of its mobility project. The project focuses on the immediate neighborhoods south of the river. The goal of the program is to get 5-10% of the residents in the targeted location to use busses.  


Hour two: A new study finds that child hood obesity rates are higher in in lower income school districts; Facebook faces the music that the bet on VR has not panned out, California will allow automakers to test driverless cars without steering wheels on its road; the NFL is now one of the most contentious brands; we continue our conversation on the boy scouts allowing girls into its ranks; and Rush Limbaugh expresses concern over Trumps NFL comments.


A new study finds that child hood obesity rates are higher in in lower income school districts. The study finds that while over al 30% of children are overweight, those living in Eanes ISD have much lower rate than those in Del Valle ISD. Todd and Don discuss their opinions of why this epidemic is occurring and wrap their minds around calorically empty foods.

CBL Properties continue tradition of closing on Thanksgiving Day. The company said it made the decision after they received overwhelming support last year. Todd smells Bravo Sierra and calls them out while we have to teach don the hip young stores.  Birkenstocks are still cool, Right?

Due to Eminem’s recent freestyle rap slamming Donald Trump, we only thought it was appropriate to pit them against each other on today’s #TrumpTweets.


 

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