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Morning Cram
8:37 am
Fri September 7, 2012

the morning cram [who do you love? edition]

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Today on NPR:

Your choice for president comes down to whose myths you believe.

In Kentucky:

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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
7:49 am
Wed September 5, 2012

the morning cram [not corny enough edition]

Democratic National Committee

Today on NPR:

  • Fact checkers dubious on some claims made at the DNC.

In Kentucky:

  • Commonwealth Education Commissioner Terry Holliday braces teachers for lower-than-expected test scores.

In Illinois:

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Morning Cram
9:40 am
Tue September 4, 2012

the morning cram [West Wing callback edition]

San Antonio Mayor and 2012 DNC keynote speaker Julian Castro
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Today on NPR:

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro will be the DNC's first Latino keynoter.

In Kentucky:

  • Kentucky's state auditor is among the first-time delegates headed to the Democrats' National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • This year's Kentucky Women Writers Conference features foodie authors.
Morning Cram
8:18 am
Mon September 3, 2012

the morning cram [homestretch edition]

2012 Democratic National Convention Logo
Democratic National Committee

Today on NPR:

The end of the Labor Day holiday marks the beginning of the 2012 Presidential race's last lap.

In Kentucky:

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Morning Cram
9:33 am
Fri August 31, 2012

the morning cram [one down, one to go edition]

Republican National Committee

Today on NPR:

Five takeaways from the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa.

In Kentucky:

A new Pew report cites a $23 billion shortfall in state employee pension funds.

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Morning Cram
8:17 am
Thu August 30, 2012

the morning cram [vets do it to win edition]

Members of the Australian Team march at the Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo 1964 Paralympic Summer Games.
Australian Paralympic Committee

Today on NPR:

U.S. and British Veterans are raising the bar at this year's Paralympic Games.

In Kentucky:

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Morning Cram
8:29 am
Wed August 29, 2012

the morning cram [Isaac comes to the Big Easy edition]

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Today on NPR:  Hurricane Isaac makes landfall on the Louisiana Gulf Coast.

From Kentucky: Paducah Mayor Bill Paxton tangles with a USEC workers' comp advocate.

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Morning Cram
9:30 am
Tue August 28, 2012

The Morning Cram [Rain's-on-the-Way-But-Keep-on-Going-to-Work Edition]

NPR

From NPR:  When the Republican National Convention finally gets underway today in Tampa, it will renew a civil war that's been raging — off and on — for more than a century.  

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Morning Cram
9:08 am
Mon August 27, 2012

The Morning Cram [Stormy, Murder, Campfire Safety, Recycle Edition}

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From NPR:  Tempest in Tampa: Isaac Tests Romney's Mettle 

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