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Seg. 1: Meat Consumption. Seg. 2: Jeremy Haum And Me Like Bees

Segment 1: Have our habits on eating meat changed?

The amount of meat Americans will consume this year is expected to reach record heights, despite talks about the virtues of veggie-based diets. On this episode, we explore the changing role of meat in our lives. 

Segment 2, beginning at 30:51: In a world infested by mythological creatures, what tune do you rock to?

Hailing from Joplin, Missouri, a comic book artist and a rock band team-up to create an anthem for a post-apocalyptic comic book world.

Gina Kaufmann is the host of KCUR’s Central Standard, a talkshow fueled by curiosity and critical thinking. You can reach her on Twitter, @GinaKCUR.
Matthew Long-Middleton has been a talk-show producer, community producer and now is the Media Training Manager with America Amplified. You can reach him at, or on Twitter.