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Standing up for the Billings Police

This morning, Mark and Paul discussed yesterday's protest of the Billings Police Department, which was staged by the family of man who was recently gunned down by a police officer.

The family held up signs saying, "Guns don't kill people, cops do" while passing motorists honked their horns in support

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Paul’s Vision for 2 Americas

As you know, when it comes to politics, the Flakes tend to lean a little to the right.  OK, a lot to the right.  Considering the political divide in our country these days, Paul has come up with an idea to keep everyone happy

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Photo by David McNew/Getty Images
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What a Load of Garbage

More taxes on tax day; imagine that.  As if we're not already overtaxed enough, now our garbage collection fees are going up.

Yesterday, the Billings City Council voted 7-4 to increase trash fees

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Cliven Bundy Photo Courtesy of Getty Images
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Paul’s Take on the Cliven Bundy Controversy

One of the big stories this week has been the conflict between the Bureau of Land Management and Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy.  This morning, a loyal listener named Travis sent an e-mail wondering what Paul thinks about the controversy

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Photo Courtesy of Erik S. Lesser/Newsmakers/Getty Images
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Tax Day

If you haven't filed yet, today is the deadline to pay your taxes.

This morning, Mark said it best when he said, "April 15th, tax day.  I don't care what you paid.  If you paid taxes this year, you outta be mad

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Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
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Using Music to Torture Terrorism Suspects

This morning, Mark and Paul read an article that accuses the CIA of using music from the Red Hot Chili Peppers to torture suspected terrorists in Guantanamo Bay prison.  Of course, the drummer from the Chili Peppers is upset that the feds would use their music for "torture".

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Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
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One Line Monday: Should Hospitals Be Non-Profit?

You know it's Monday when you get to work at 5 am and realize that you're drinking coffee from Friday.  That's how Mark's day started.  Luckily, he was able to find a fresh batch of brew and the Flakes opened up the phones for their weekly "One Line Monday" question. This week, we want to know:  would you rather go to a non profit or a for profit hospital?

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Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
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Bike Riders in Billings

The Flakes opposition to tax payer funded bike trails is well documented.  It's not that Mark and Paul dislike bike riders, they just don't want to pay to build and maintain miles of trails that a small percentage of the public will use

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Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
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One Line Monday: Should a Pit Bull Who Attacked a 4 yr. Old Be Euthanized

This morning's one line Monday question was all about Mickey, the pit bull from Phoenix whose life was spared by a judge last week.

Mickey was on death row after attacking a 4 year old boy.  Some animal rights group s

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Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
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How To Find Your Dog When It’s Lost

Recently Mark & Paul allowed a listener named Maggie to go on the air to ask our listeners help find her lost dog and the story had a happy ending as she was reunited with her pooch.

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Billings City Council Approves Million Dollar Bridge from Depot to the Dirty Bookstore

Here's another example of your tax dollars at work.  Yesterday, the Billings City Council approved a $1.175 million pedestrian bridge that run over the train tracks connecting Minnesota and Montana Avenues at 25th Street

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How to Make $10 an Hour Without Getting Out of Bed

This morning, the Flakes were discussing the new executive order that mandates overtime pay for hourly employees who work over 40 hours a week.

Paul thinks this will actually hurt workers in the long run because companies will automatically reduce the hours for their employees

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