Saturday September 8 & Sunday September 9, 2018

Show Notes for Saturday September 8 & Sunday September 9, 2018
Today we visit with Sarah Holden with 
senior director of retirement and investor research at the Investment Company Institute

TODAY IS A SPECIAL DAY!!! (A special thank you to

September 8th
National Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology Nurses Day
National Ampersand Day

September 9th
National Teddy Bear Day
Care Bears Share Your Care Day
National Wiener Schnitzel Day
National Pet Memorial Day – Second Sunday in September
National Hug Your Hound Day – Second Sunday in September

National Grandparent’s Day – Sunday after Labor Day

"Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud." --Maya Angelou

"Try to be like the turtle--at ease in your own shell." --Bill Copeland

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A Montana man found a mountain lion underneath his SUV.

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Police in Logan, Utah say a man set his couch on fire and burned his hands after he put his marijuana ashes in a paper bag. The Herald Journal reports the man was hurt when he tried to put out the fire with his hands after smoking the pot on Thursday afternoon. Eventually, someone in the house got a garden hose and doused the blaze shortly before fire trucks from multiple agencies arrived at the house. Logan Police Capt. Tyson Budge says officers seized a small amount of marijuana but did not issue a citation. Budge says investigators figured the burns were punishment enough.
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Meghan Markle’s father revealed that he lied over the phone to Prince
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U2 abruptly ended its Berlin concert after Bono completely lost his voice on stage. (
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A woman in Spain (Tenerife) allegedly started a hospital fire because she was tired of waiting in the emergency room. Patients and staff were evacuated and no one was reported injured.

Next time your boss sends you an email at 10 PM, ignore it. Science is on your side. Researchers (Lehigh University, Virginia Tech, Colorado State) have found that checking work emails after hours not only increases employee anxiety and health problems, but it also wreaks havoc on their personal relationships and home lives. The findings calls organizational expectations to be on the clock 24/7 “an insidious stressor”.

One in 10 people may be addicted celebrity worshippers, according to a study. Research suggests as many as 10% of the public are developing unhealthy obsessions with celebrities, which can lead to depression, anxiety and psychosis.

Another myth shattered — it turns out that men DON’T think about sex every seven seconds. It’s more like once every 28 minutes. Still, that’s twice as much as women who think about it once every 51 minutes.

A study by the University of South Wales uncovered an anti-aging technique that could see humans live to 150-years-old.

A new study found water inside Jupiter’s Great Red Spot, which raises the prospect that intelligent life may exist on the planet. (

Tourism is way down in the Virginia town where Sarah Huckabee Sanders was chased out of the Red Hen restaurant, and the city council is scrambling to give their image a makeover. (

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The Grandiloquent Word of the Day

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Acrasia  (uh-KRAY-zee-yuh)
-The state of mind in which someone acts against their better judgment through weakness of will.
-A lack of self discipline, by which a person acts contrary to usual judgment.
-Lack of self control.

Early 19th century: from Greek, from a- without + kratos power, strength. The term is used especially with reference to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics.

Used in a sentence:
“Acrasia… the mental state where we find ourselves doing precisely what we know we shouldn’t, was the subject of Edgar Allan Poe’s ‘The Imp of the Perverse’.” 

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A former student at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) is facing several charges after he allegedly impersonated a doctor on multiple occasions and gave at least one patient a medical diagnosis. 23-year-old Ariya Ouskouian was charged this week with one felony count of providing a medical diagnosis while impersonating a doctor and eight misdemeanor accounts of “representing oneself as a licensed medical practitioner.” In May, Ouskouian allegedly diagnosed a man regarding a growth on his neck in a consult room at UCI. On seven different occasions between April and June, he also allegedly impersonated a doctor at Children’s Hospital of Orange County. The Orange County District Attorney’s Office claims Ouskouian told a security worker he was a doctor and later gained access to restricted floors of the children’s hospital. The former student could face three years in state prison and eight years in the Orange County Jail if he’s convicted. (

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In Oceanside, California, three men led police on a dangerous pursuit that started for no obvious reason, running red lights and eventually ditching their car before two of them were tracked down and arrested. Officers later determined that the car had been stolen, but say that if it weren’t for the suspects’ own erratic behavior, they never would have suspected them of a crime.
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