Do we dare buy MLB tickets?
Mar 5, 2021
Episode 383

Do we dare buy MLB tickets?

Plus more on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the Texas power grid and the minimum wage.

California theme parks and sports stadiums could reopen with limited attendance as early as next month. Between that and the new Johnson & Johnson vaccine, is it too early to let ourselves get excited for baseball season and a trip to Disneyland? We’ll discuss. But first, a bit more on Johnson & Johnson hesitancy and an update on the Texas power grid situation. Plus, as always, another round of Half Full/Half Empty.

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