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Episode 188
May 7, 2020

We know what we need to do, but we’re not doing it

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Plus, why so many oil tankers are slowing way down, and why men need to get over themselves. What else is new?

The United States is the richest country in the world. Why can’t we get our act together around COVID-19? If it sounds like we’re oversimplifying, on the show today we’ll look to Germany and how it’s kept factories open while avoiding severe outbreaks. Plus, why so many oil tankers are slowing way down, and why men need to get over themselves. What else is new?

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Molly Wood Host
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