Friday, August 27, 2004 Radio Show
Shipping Weight: 0.20 pounds
Who is Poor and Uninsured?
The latest census figures indicate that the numbers of poor and uninsured has grown in the last year. But these statistics are very misleading. The "poor" in the US are equal to the middle class in most of Europe.
The Happiness Hour: Comparing Yourself Up or Down?
Studies show that bronze medal winners at the Olympics are happier than silver medal winners because bronze winners compare themselves up ("I should have won the Gold") while bronze winners compare themselves down ("Wow, I'm standing on the winners platform.")
Per usual listeners set the agenda. Topics include: Is saying "Oh, my God" tantamount to taking His name in vain? What qualities should you look for in a mate? And what is Dennis's pet peeve?