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Help with Federal Income Tax Forms Part 2

03/20/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Tags: taxes, wmnf

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Today WMNF will continue to answer your questions about filling out your federal income tax forms this year. We'll have three CPAs in the studio, Phil Scheidt, Kim Lee, Andy Mason who will take your phone calls and answer your e-mail questions. Tune in at 11AM March 19 and 20. Call in with your questions at 813-238-8001 and e-mail your tax question to dj@wmnf.org.

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Help with Federal Income Tax Forms Part 1

03/19/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Tags: taxes, wmnf, CPA

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Today and tomorrow WMNF will answer your questions about filling out your federal income tax forms this year. We'll have three CPAs in the studio, Phil Scheidt, Lee Hewitt and Malcolm Hayes who will take your phone calls and answer your e-mail questions. Tune in at 11AM March 19 and 20. Call in with your questions at 813-238-8001 and e-mail your tax question to dj@wmnf.org.

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Green & LEED Building listen

03/17/14 Jon Butts
Sustainable Living and Alternative Health
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Tags: sustainable living, wmnf, LEED, green buildings

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On today’s WMNF 88.5 FM Sustainable Living Program we talked about Green Buildings. Our first guest recently wrote an article in the Home Power Magazine titled “The Living Building Challenge". Juliet Grable states that LBC goes beyond US Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Standards. We also had local accredited professional LEED Architect John Garland talk more about the LEED process and some of the projects he’s been involved in. John works for RO...

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Lessons from the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster listen

03/10/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: Fukushima, nuclear accident, Japan, radiation leaks, Union of Concerned Scientists, Edwin Lyman, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Tomorrow marks the third anniversary of the disaster at Fukushima Japan.

On March 11th a giant earthquake followed by a tsunami struck the northeast coast of Japan.

More than 20,000 people were killed or injured.

There were six nuclear reactors at the Fukushima Dai’ichi facility. Three of the plants six reactors suffered core meltdowns. Radiation was released into the air.

More than 300,000 people from the region had to leave the area- because living near the damaged plant...

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Longtime WMNF bluegrass host Tom Henderson passes away listen

02/27/14 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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Tags: bluegrass, Tom Henderson, Randy Wind, wmnf, Tampa

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The WMNF family lost a valued long-time member Wednesday. Tom Henderson, the host of the popular program This is Bluegrass passed away. Tom began programming bluegrass on the radio in the early 1970s.

We interviewed Randy Wind, program director at WMNF about Tom's influence on bluegrass.

"We lost Tom Henderson last night. He was lead bluegrass DJ at WMNF for over 25 years. It's a huge loss for WMNF and for the bluegrass world because Tom is known all over the bluegrass world as one of...

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The Impact of Mood Altering Drugs on Young People

02/24/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: Kevin P. Miller, Generation Rx, prescription drougs, Prozac, suicide, depression, Florida Adlerian Society, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up we’ll talk with filmmaker Kevin Miller who will be speaking about and showing his film Generation RX this weekend in Safety Harbor.

The film is about what Miller believes is the harm we are doing to a generation of young people by prescribing drugs such as Ritalin, Prozac and Zoloft to change their behavior.

Here’s an excerpt.

For more information about this weekend's event please call: 813-251-8484

[Kevin Miller...

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CIW Campaign Against Publix Gearing Up Again and Investigative Reporter Russ Baker on the Bush Family, the Sarasota 9/11 Connection and the Boston Marathon Bombing

02/21/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Tags: Coalition of Immokalee Workers, Julia de la Cruz, Joe parker, Russ Baker, Family of Secrets, 9/11, Rob Lorei, wmnf

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Good morning, Welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up- farmworkers are still battling the Publix Supermarket chain – trying to get them to honor the tomato agreement…..

And we’ll meet one of the country’s best investigative reporters--- he’s covered everything from the Saudi 9/11 connection to George Bush’s mysterious missing military records… to the mysteries surrounding the Boston Marathon Bombing……

But first- one listener comment about yesterday’s program on whuch we...

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Israeli peace activist's speech

01/31/14 Robert Lorei
True Talk
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Tags: Miko Peled, Middle East, wmnf

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This week on True Talk Rob Lorei airs a speech made by Miko Peled an Israeli peace activist and author. He has written the book, The General’s Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine, and travels the world discussing his experience.

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The Politics of Florida's Medical Marijuana Ammendment listen

01/29/14 Warren Elly w/ Wayne Garcia
Last Call Wednesday
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Tags: Pete Seeger, medical marijuana, Pam Bondi, Rick Scott, Wayne Garcia, Warren Elly, wmnf, Charlie Crist, John Morgan

Today on the Last Call we discuss the great Florida debate over medical marijuana. On the November ballot voters will be asked to allow doctors to prescribe marijuana for debilitating conditions like cancer, MS, glaucoma, Parkinson’s. USF Journalism Professor, Wayne Garcia joins the show.

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Rarely heard talk by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. includes his early criticism of military spending, Vietnam War and federal government spending priorities listen

01/20/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: MLK, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., wmnf

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Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei airs a special program from the WYSO of Dr. Martin Luther King's 1965 Commencement Speech at Antioch College.

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