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Oprah 2020, Construction Boon, and Community Service | January 8th, 2017

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Hour one: Todd and Don have to break the sad but critical news that the Trump had pushed back the date of his Fake News awards; Two apple investors are pressuring apple to come up with solutions for childhood smartphone addictions; Some on the left are encouraging Oprah to run in 2020 against Donald Trump; Austin residents are complaining about a lack of progress on promised security upgrades along local running trials after a string of 2017 attacks; Rand Paul is backing plans to cut foreign aid to countries that do not support American initiatives; Bannon is backing away from quotes attributed to him in the new book, Fire and Fury; and Stephen Miller had to be escorted off a CNN set of State Of The Union when the interview went off the rails.


Hour two: We follow the breaking news of a fire on the roof or Trump Tower, the source appears to be a malfunctioning electrical junction box; the construction sector appears to be headed for a solid year of growth after a record breaking 2017, Todd and Don reach out to hear from local contractors to see what this means for them; Apple investors are pushing the company to tackle the issue of childhood tech addiction; Amazon releases their first Alexa enabled smart glasses; and Donald Trump’s legal team is reportedly working on strategies to keep the Mueller probe from interviewing the president.


Hour three: We play #TrumpTweets; On today’s Viral Video we hear the creative remix of Amazons Alexa  reacting to lines from 2001 A Space Odyssey;  African American homeownership rates are at historic lows despite Donald Trump’s claims; Democrats are pushing for Oprah to run for president in 2020; and Democratic Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke wants to make it a law that every young adult has to give back one year of community service or military service, we take your calls and discuss this hot button topic.


 

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