This week's Arrested Intelligence... From the streets of San Diego!
Has Joan Rivers gone too far (again)?
A new Rasmussen Reports poll finds that traditional network news continues to fall as the nation's source for news. The internet now is a bigger source of news for Americans than network TV, by a point, 25 percent to 24 percent.
'Credit Score Dating' is gaining in popularity.
Move over "E-Harmony" and "Match.com," there is a new player in the dating game called "CreditScoreDating.com" and it's based on the potential mate's ability to pay their bills.
A Minnesota Republican lawmaker said Wednesday that homosexuality is an addiction, even as other lawmakers push a bill to legalize same-sex marriage in that state.
"It's an unhealthy sexual addiction," said state Rep. Glenn Gruenhagen (R-Glencoe) at a press conference, according to the Star Tribune.
As heard on Wednesday's edition of Chip Franklin Mornings...
Islam is Christianity 600 years ago; Islam has simply not matured. Schools should NOT be teaching that Muslim countries are full of so-called 'freedom fighter'." - Chip
Alabama city ordinance would disarm residents in event of emergency. From the ordinance: 'appear to be acting unruly'...well THAT'S vague.
"This is the slowest-moving trainwrack in the history of congress." - Rep Duncan Hunter on the sequester.
San Diego makes an amazing return on investment for every dollar that is spent on tourism. After joining the City Council, The San Diego Tourism Authority joined Chip at 6:36 to express their frustration with Mayor Filner and the MILLIONS of tourism dollars he's holding onto.
"What if a Jewish man wearing a yamika dressed in blackface was being indignant over Seth McFarlane’s joke about Jews in Hollywood..would that be funny?" - Chip
Watch Assemblyman Hikind's apology video...
New trend in schools? FAT LETTERS being sent to parents... Does this kid look worthy of a threatening FAT LETTER?
Also: Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer made headlines and annoyed some by putting an end to telecommuting for Yahoo employees as a way to foster a more creative environment as they try to get back to being a leader in the tech world......
@chipfranklin and @leolaporte also touched on this doozy, and what it means for avoiding sites like iTunes... Copyright Alert System gets started, ISPs ready to lay the smackdown on those of you who illegally download music and movies.
You can hear Leo’s show here on KOGO from 2 - 5pm every Sunday.
Jail time for Vancouver minor hockey coach who tripped players...