Morning Cram

Morning Cram
9:12 am
Wed November 7, 2012

The Morning Cram [56th quadrennial peaceful revolution edition]

Credit United States Senate office of Sen. Barack Obama / wikimedia commons

From NPR: Winning matters. Having earned a second term, President Obama will attempt to build on and expand the agenda from his first, launching new initiatives on tax policy, education and immigration. But having won the popular vote by a bare majority — and still facing a divided Congress — Obama may find it difficult to gather momentum for his policies.

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Morning Cram
8:46 am
Wed October 24, 2012

The Morning Cram [to bodly go edition]

Steve Silverman helped Google build its new Trekker.
Steve Henn NPR

From NPR: Google's Street View maps are headed into the backcountry.

Kentucky: Kentucky’s “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” enforcement effort resulted in 1,636 citations for drunken driving this year. More than 51,000 Kentucky voters have cast absentee ballots ahead of the Nov. 6 election.

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Morning Cram
8:27 am
Tue October 23, 2012

The Morning Cram [age of empires edition]

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer
Jeff Chiu AP

From NPR: Microsoft, the company that defined the PC, is still enormously profitable — but not as profitable as it once was.

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Morning Cram
8:46 am
Mon October 22, 2012

The Morning Cram [made in China edition]

Staff Getty Images

From NPR: If the last presidential debate was any indication, you'll be hearing a lot about China in tonight's third and final face-off between President Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney.

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Morning Cram
8:41 am
Wed October 3, 2012

The Morning Cram [the look Ma, no hands! edition]

Wikimedia Commons

From NPR:  Californian Gov. Jerry Brown signs a bill that clears a path for self-driving cars to become street legal, but obstacles still remain for the robotic vehicles.

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Morning Cram
8:10 am
Thu September 6, 2012

the morning cram [lost your marbles? maybe they're in Springfield edition]

The shell of the Solenosteira microspira, the marine whelk.
gastropods.com

Today on NPR:

Apparently, male snails make good adoptive fathers.

In Kentucky:

The Commonwealth, and a liquor store, are trying to block alcohol sales in groceries.

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Morning Cram
9:24 am
Thu August 2, 2012

morning cram [there's sand in my paint edition]

www.wikipedia.com

From NPR: This tiny town perched on the high plains of the Chihuahua desert is nothing less than an arts world station of the cross, like Art Basel in Miami, or Documenta in Germany. 

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Morning Cram
10:09 am
Tue July 24, 2012

morning cram [insane in the membrane edition]

www.en.wikipedia.com

From NPR: Whether James Holmes, the man accused of killing 12 people and wounding 58 at an Aurora, Colorado movie theater will mount an insanity defense isn't yet known. 

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Morning Cram
9:17 am
Tue July 10, 2012

the morning cram [cliff diving edition]

From NPR: Much of the political focus when discussing the Bush-era tax cuts is on the wealthy, but they're not the only ones who would be affected if the tax cuts are allowed to expire at the end of this year.

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Morning Cram
7:26 am
Mon July 9, 2012

the morning cram [killer coal edition]

Late stage Black Lung disease.
NPR

From NPR: Cases of Black Lung surge as an investigation by NPR and CPI uncovers regulators' inability to control a deadly disease.

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