Slow Internet In America, Growing Wage Gap, Kiddie Cocktails

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Compared to other developed nations, Internet speeds in the United States are significantly slower. We talk with an Internet expert, who says falling behind will have consequences. We also discuss a new report that looks at America’s growing wage gap, and talk with a Wisconsin author about making the perfect kiddie cocktail for any occasion.

Featured in this Show

  • American Internet: Slow And Falling Behind?

    While much of the developed world is boosting internet speeds to new levels, much of the U.S. is lagging behind. An internet expert suggests there’s a lot of blame to go around–and serious consequences if we don’t catch up.

  • New Report Looks At Income And Wage Gaps Across The U.S.

    According to a new report, the United States has regained the amount of jobs lost in the recession…but wages are way down. An economist talks about the findings of the report, and how the growing wage gap is affecting Wisconsin, and the nation.

  • The Kiddie Cocktail, Remixed: New Twists On A Childhood Classic

    A Wisconsin author talks about a childhood classic – the kiddie cocktail – and how mixologists of all ages can put a new spin on the timeless drink.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Susan Crawford Guest
  • Laura Dresser Guest
  • Stuart Sandler Guest
  • Chris Malina Producer

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