Seg. 1: Greitens Resignation. Seg. 2: Fake News. Seg. 3: Amado Espinoza.
Segment 1: The latest on the resignation of Missouri governor Eric Greitens.
Misouri governor Eric Greitens has been at the center of a whirlwind of scandals, which culminated in his resignation yesterday. Catch up on what's going on.
- Brian Ellison, host of KCUR's Statehouse Blend Missouri
Segment 2, beginning at 6:42: How to combat fake news.
Over this past school year, professors at KU have been working with colleagues at a Russian university to give journalism students the tools to suss out fake news.
- Lisa McLendon, News and Information Track Chair, William Allen White School of Journalism & Mass Communications, University of Kansas
- Vitaly Chernetsky, Director, Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies, University of Kansas
- Anna Yakutenko, journalist at the Kyiv Post and KCUR's Alfred Friendly Fellow
Segment 3, beginning at 35:22: Making instruments out of recycled materials.
He's made a bagpipe from a yellow dishwashing glove and a cello from a metal trash can. Hear what else this local musician has made from things you can find around the house.
- Amado Espinoza, musician