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Chris reviews the weekend coverage of last week’s vice-presidential debate. He talks to Ray Didinger about the Eagles loss to the Lions, Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup, Don Adams from the Independence Hall Tea Party Association, Jennifer Stefano from Americans for Prosperity, Rob Johnson from Xfinity Live, and Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal.
According to an article in The Wall Street Journal, several college admissions officers have discovered something online that has hurt an applicant – alcohol, drugs, bullying, plagiarism and even sexual assault.
Chris reviews Mitt Romney’s stop in the Delaware Valley on Friday and investigates a lewd act at a local supermarket. He talks to CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger, Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel, and Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal.
Chris reviews Saturday Night Live’s parodies of undecided voter and Ann Romney, 60 Minutes interview with President Obama, recent presidential polls, and the story of an accused Nazi fighting deportation. He talks to Ray Didinger about Eagles crushing defeat in Arizona, Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel, and Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal.
Chris reviews the Eagles last minute win with Ray Didinger, analyzes the current polls in the presidential election with Jeff Roe and Jason Stanford on the Monday Morning Matchup, and breaks down a disappointing weekend in Houston with Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel. He also talks to Juliette Turner about her children’s book about the Constitution and Steve Moore, from the Wall Street Journal.
Chris talks to Ed Rendell about last week’s Democratic National Convention and the Presidential race moving forward, Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal as well as Ray Didinger from CSN Philly about the Eagles last minute win in Cleveland and Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about yesterday’s double header sweep against the Rockies.
About two million US kids are home schooled, growing annually by 7% to 15% in the past decade. Quinn Cummings, parent of a homeschooler, offers firsthand experience in The Wall Street Journal on this increasing trend.
Latest figures show that there are more than 52,000 students in specialized grad programs across the country.
Psychologists say somewhere between “checked out and freaked out is an anxiety sweet spot… which keeps us our toes” and alert for potential problems. Therapists treat people for both too much or too little anxiety.
In an increasing trend, Minnesota, Utah, South Dakota, and Idaho give scholarships as an incentive to accelerate high school diplomas, cutting public school costs; twenty-four other states allow various ways to finish early.
A lead weekend article in The Wall Street Journal assures us that creativity is a skill that anyone can learn, not an inherited trait.
Many interesting facts are reported in a Wall Street Journal article reviewing three new books, chronicling background of the Girls Scouts, one hundred years after its founding.
Chris talks to Steve Cordasco about Facebook’s IPO, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece to preview the Super Bowl, and Congressman Pat Meehan, about the lastest Fast and Furious testimony from Eric Holder.
Chris previews tomorrow’s Republican Primary vote in Florida. He talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronsteing on the Monday Morning Matchup about the Republican establishment’s assault on Newt Gingrich, Candidate for Senate, Steve Welch, about his endorsement from Governor Tom Corbett, and Kate Snow from NBC’s Rock Center.