This week's episode starts off with a brief economic discussion and then heads into a news miscellany. Believe it or not, LISTen has now been around for five years as of this week.
To cheat and spoil the last lines of this episode:
This episode came to you from the south shores of Lake Erie. This program first originated from metro Las Vegas. Where might it come from at this time next year?
- Associated Press: Twinkies likely to survive sale of Hostess
- Reuters: Petrified by the fiscal cliff? Relax, it's just a slope
- Zero Hedge: Intended and Unintended Consequences: The ‘Darden Approach’ to Obamacare
- The Corner at National Review Online: Obamacare Forces Applebee’s New York to Stop Hiring
- Stephen's Lighthouse: How to kill a library
- On a + note: How to kill a library… #39: 2012
- The Verge: Boxee CEO Avner Ronen: 'I'm not sure people want everything on demand'
- Daring Fireball: Tweetro, Popular Metro-Style Windows 8 Twitter Client, Hits 100K User Token Wall
- WindowsObserver.com: Tweetro Forced To Pull Their App from Windows Store
- The View From Chaos Manor: eBooks; Benghazi
- TeleRead: In B&N’s closure of Fictionwise, Canadian customers lose big
- Public Libraries News: Make it one to remember: National Libraries Day, Saturday 9th February 2013
- Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals: National Libraries Day takes place on Saturday 9 February 2013
- BBC News: Many teenagers 'can't read GCSE exam papers'
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