Midmorning ceased broadcast on February 20, 2012 and was replaced by The Daily Circuit.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Can we innovate our way to recovery?
    President Obama said in his state of the union address that the step to winning the future is encouraging American innovation. But some are concerned that America is no longer an innovation leader.9:06 a.m.
    Stephen Baker: Journalist and author of "Final Jeopardy."
    William Holstein: Journalist, consultant, and author of "The Next American Economy."
  • Online flirtations not exclusive to celebrities
    Rep. Anthony Weiner might have to resign over his online behavior, but he's not the only one sending out pictures of himself via text or Twitter. Experts say the online flirtations that got him into so much trouble are far from unusual.9:45 a.m.
    Amanda Lenhart: Senior research specialist at the Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project.
  • The origins of ethics
    We apply principles of ethics to all areas of life, from law to medicine to everyday behavior. But where do our ideas about ethics come from, and who decides what's ethical and what isn't?10:06 a.m.
    Dr. Jeff Kahn: MD, Director of the Center for Bioethics and professor in the department of medicine at the University of Minnesota.
    Rabbi Harold Kushner: Rabbi laureate at Temple Israel in Natick, Massachusetts. He is the author of several books, including "When Bad Things Happen to Good People."

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