monkey bill http://wkms.org en the morning cram [keep it secret edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-keep-it-secret-edition <p>There&#39;s a rumor quietly circulating in secret circles that the University of Kentucky Wildcats won the NCAA National Championship. But you didn&#39;t hear it from me.&nbsp;</p><p>NPR reports the Wildcats are <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/04/02/149887730/kentucky-defeats-kansas-in-ncaa-championship-game">national champs</a> for the first time since 1998, and <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/wildcat-fans-get-out-hand">UK fans</a> did not go quietly into the night.</p> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 13:57:48 +0000 Gary Pitts 17505 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [keep it secret edition] Governor Haslam May Sign Evolution Bill http://wkms.org/post/governor-haslam-may-sign-evolution-bill <p>Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam says he may sign a proposal critics deride as the &quot;monkey bill&quot; for once again attacking evolution.&nbsp; The measure would protect teachers who allow students to criticize scientific theories like evolution.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s headed to the governor after passing the Senate last month and the House last year.&nbsp; When asked by a reporter Monday if he&#39;s leaning toward signing the measure, Haslam said &quot;probably so.&quot;&nbsp; Haslam says he&#39;s talked with the State Board of Education about whether the bill will affect the current curricul Tue, 03 Apr 2012 12:37:35 +0000 Associated Press 17499 at http://wkms.org Governor Haslam May Sign Evolution Bill