Global Warming And The Great Lakes, The New American Food Culture, Flu Season In Wisconsin, Lessons For A Happy Marriage

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Gene Purcell and Cynthia Schuster begin a news series focusing on the impact of global warming on the Great Lakes. Then, we learn about American food culture, myths surrounding the flu vaccine, and lessons for a happy marriage from a 200 year-old classic, Pride and Prejudice.

Featured in this Show

  • Anything That Moves: Renegade Chefs, Fearless Eaters, And The Making Of A New American Food Culture

    Why are we okay with eating beef, but repulsed by the idea of eating horse meat? When 80% of the world eats bugs, why does the idea still disgust us? Our guest explains the origins of the current American food culture and predicts what we’ll be eating in the future.

  • Flu Season Myth Busting

    With flu season upon us, our guest physician fills us in on this year’s virus and busts some common myths about the flu vaccine.

  • Marriage Lessons From 'Pride And Prejudice'

    Jane Austen’s classic novel is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year. Despite its age, a writer says the book is still a great resource for solid marriage lessons.

Episode Credits

  • Cynthia Schuster Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Dana Goodyear Guest
  • Nasia Safdar Guest
  • Karen Swallow Prior Guest

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