ORLY-EP0138 - 2016 in Review
Welcome to ORLYRADIO #138 recorded Friday December 30th, 2016 - where we dismantle the current events for your edutainment through mostly rational conversations that make you go ‘Oh Really’! I’m your host Andy Cowen, with my usual suspects, David O'Connor, Stephen Griffith, and Daniel Atherton.
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2016 In Review
FBI, DHS release report on Russia hacking http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/312132-fbi-dhs-release-report-on-russia-hacking
House passes bill targeting ‘midnight’ Obama regs http://thehill.com/regulation/306564-house-passes-bill-targeting-midnight-obama-regs
ORLY-EP0138B - Good Ideas:
California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) says California is “ready to fight” President-elect Donald Trump on climate change. http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/310512-california-gov-were-ready-to-fight-trump-on-climate-change
Mylan Launching Half-Price Version of the Epipen http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/12/16/505851637/mylan-to-sell-generic-epipen-at-half-the-price-of-original
Scientists race to preserve climate change data before Trump takes office
China to ban all ivory by end of 2017: http://www.sciencealert.com/china-just-announced-it-will-ban-all-ivory-trade-by-the-end-of-2017
ORLY-EP0138C - Bad Ideas:
Florida court says iPhone passcode must be revealed http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-38303977
China seizes unmanned US underwater vehicle in international waters
Sky reaches agreement for 21st Century Fox takeover. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/sky-21st-century-fox-sale-takeover-agreement-reached-rupert-murdoch-a7477011.html
Texas moves to Defund Planned Parenthood http://www.nbcnews.com/health/womens-health/texas-makes-new-move-cut-planned-parenthood-n698656
ORLY-EP0138D - Picks:
Andy’s: Synology Disk Station 12-Bay Network Attached Storage (DS2415+) http://amzn.to/2iQx9Mn
Stephen’s: Everything you wanted to know about languages: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMk_WSPy3EE16aK5HLzCJzw
Also, Star Wars A New Hope, in just over 90 seconds: http://io9.gizmodo.com/star-wars-episode-iv-sped-up-every-time-a-laser-is-shot-1790592930
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