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Episode 372
Feb 18, 2021

What’s going on in Texas is a humanitarian crisis

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Plus, what it takes for a woman to be promoted to general and the Mars rover Perseverance.

Like other people today, we’ve spent some time watching this story about Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, whose trip to Cancún, Mexico, was scuttled, but don’t take your eye off the ball. Today, we’ll talk about the crisis brought on by cold weather and infrastructure failures in Texas. Plus, what it takes for a woman to be promoted to general and the Mars rover Perseverance.

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Molly Wood Host
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