Social Dilemma

Social Dilemma

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Episodes

April 7, 2022 17 min
People's dress in public has continued to go down hill. What do you wear when you leave your house? Should pajamas and the like be outlawed?
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Today's Social Dilemma, Disney will no longer welcome ladies and Gentlemen or boys and girls to its theme parks, Alaska Airlines is adopting gender neutral uniform and the Canadian military will no longer require male soldiers to wear buzz cuts. What do you think about these efforts to make everything gender neutral:? I thought we were supposed to celebrate diversity,, isn't there a way to be inclusive without eliminating...
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April 5, 2022 18 min
Today's Social Dilemma, Ted Nugent is weighing in on the death of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins. We do know they found various drugs in Hawkins system but we don't the official cause of death as of yet. That didn't stop Ted from passing judgment, he says people who are addicted to drugs are selfish. Is it really that simple? When someone overdoses and dies from substance abuse do you condemn them?
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April 4, 2022 18 min
Today's Social Dilemma, a New Zealand woman reportedly has named her three children Metallica, Slayer and Pantera. It is also is the 15th anniversary on Monday of a couple from Sweden naming their child Metallica. Do you wish your parents named you after a rock band or rock star and if so which one? Do we have any parents out there that have done so?
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April 4, 2022 19 min
Today's Social Dilemma, the percentage of Americans testing positive for drugs hit a two decade high driven by an increase in positive Marijuana tests. One of the reasons for the increase is, 18 states have now legalized pot. An Illinois lawmaker wants to pass a law that protects people who who use legal products in their free time. Is it time to ban workplace drug testing for Marijuana?
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March 31, 2022 17 min
Today's Social Dilemma, more and more Madison area people are reporting gun shots being. fired in their neiborhoods. One business owner, for a second time in 3 years surveillance system captured the sound of dozens of whizzing bullets close to his shop. Have you ever heard gunshots close to your home? If not, if you did would that make you consider moving?
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March 30, 2022 17 min
Today's Social Dilemma, the Wisconsin DOT is going to spend 6.3 million dollars to put up 3 consecutive roundabouts on hwy 51 near Stoughton. Not only do I dislike roundabouts, when they place 3 next to each other, I get confused to the point where.I'm dizzy. Do you think roundabouts are a good idea?
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March 29, 2022 19 min
Today's Social Dilemma, Will Smith hit Chris Rock on stage at the Oscar's last night after Rock .made a joke about Smith's wife's hair. Jada Pinkett Smith is losing her hair do to a disease called alopecia . I not only don't think Smith did anything wrong but I think it was Rock who stepped over the line.
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March 28, 2022 16 min
Today's Social Dilemma, Jon Bon Jovi discovered a video of Ukrainians blaring his song 'Its my life' while building a fortress of sandbags to protect their city of Odessa against the ongoing Russian invasion. Oleander Scherba, Ukraine ambassador to Australia, tagged Bon Jovi in a video of people in Odessa gathering fortifications and getting ready to fight. Bon Jovi responded by tweeting " This is for the good one...
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March 21, 2022 17 min
Today's Social Dilemma, a noisy Nova has neighbors feuding in the Chicago area. Michael Markus owns a tricked out 1965 Nova, when he drives to work it bothers a lady who lives down the block. When she came to his house to complain , he told her tough luck. Have you ever owned a cool car that was loud? Do neighbors have the right to complain?
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March 18, 2022 19 min
Today's Social Dilemma,, Starbucks is going to eliminate their disposable cups by 2025. They will implement a communal cup program, where you can pay a deposit and get a so called durable cup. Many people have started their own zero waste program, they don't use any single use products. Do you think you could eliminate single use products in your life?
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Today's Social Dilemma, the United States Senate passed a bill unanimously to make Daylight Saving time year round. The so called Sunshine protection act would mean you wouldn't have to change your clocks twice a year. How do you feel about that?
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March 15, 2022 16 min
Today's Social Dilemma, now that gas prices are at record highs, theives are steeling gasoline. It isn't like the good old days where they just siphon it out of your tank, they're now drilling holes in gas tanks. What would happen if you caught someone trying to steal from your car or truck. Considering how dangerous this is, should they be charged with more than theft?
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March 8, 2022 20 min
Today's Social Dilemma, last week, the day of Smoky Jon's funeral, someone ripped off his prized grill. The grill is worth about $5000 but it is priceless to his family. This is the grill he used to build his award winning business. I don't think it is a coincidence the grill was taken the day of his funeral. Should there be an additional penalty for steeling from people in such a vulnerable moment?
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Today's Social Dilemma, 19 years ago, a woman in Wales was banned from playing music and had her stereo impounded after she played Cliff Richard too loudly. Police seized 15 amplifiers, and speakers, plus 135 cd's .Has someone ever called the cops on you for playing music too loudly? Even if they haven't what band or musician were or are you most likely to annoy your neighborhood blasting?
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March 4, 2022 18 min
Today's Social Dilemma, with all the talk of Russia using nuclear weapons, the sale and use of underground bunkers is exploding. If you had the money, would you have one built in your backyard?
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March 3, 2022 18 min
Today's Social Dilemma, , bomb threats are becoming very common at Madison public schools. Is time to stop disrupting school every time someone calls in one of these threats? It seems the people doing this are getting exactly what they want.
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Today's Social Dilemma, a school Superintendent in Northeast Wisconsin has been charged with false imprisonment in connection with strip searches at a high school. The state says Superintendent Kelly Casper lacked the authority to confine the students in a small bathroom and make them strip to their underwear. The school was looking for vaping devices. Is this a. Case of an over zealous school official or was she doing the the ...
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March 1, 2022 18 min
Today's Social Dilemma, comedian and host on The View, Joy Behar is roundly being criticized for complaining the war in Ukraine might disrupt her plans to vacation in Italy. Her remarks make me wonder if Americans appreciate their freedom and prosperity. Do you think all Americans, men and women should have to do some type of military service or some other public service after high school so they understand that freedom and p...
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February 28, 2022 18 min
Today's Social Dilemma, on this day in music history, Billboard magazine reported that 45 rpm's out out sold 78 rpms. On this day in 1987, the Beatle's first 4 albums were released on CD's. Tell me the first music you ever purchased with your own money? Tell me what format was it on and do you remember the store you purchased it from?
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