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Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Today we speak with Jason Beardsley who is an expert when it comes to ISIS and terrorism. We will also talk to local animal rights activist Kim Strong about a walk they're doing for animals. Laura Ahearn, executive director of Parents of Megan's Law, will also join us.

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***Today’s Topics***

6:10-6:20:

- NBC's 'The Voice' premiered last night and Bill wants to know how long till the shows are overkilled. We talk about how the can of worms has been opened in regards to Stolen Valor and lies in the media. How would you like a face blanket?

6:20-6:30:

- A female news anchor in Cleveland used a racial slur on live television. We get back to the Face Blanket, and Donald Trump doesn't approve the Academy Awards or the host.

6:40-6:50:

- There is a story out about peanut allergies and it leads to the discussion of other allergies. Bill goes "Old Person Story" on us in regards to weather stories. We also talk to Ray Stagich from the Weather Channel about our forecast and his trip up North.

6:50-7:00:

- We talk about the history of winters here in Central New York.

John Zogby - Zogby Analytics

- John is on to discuss Obama's budget and Congress' opinion on it. He also asks the question, do we really want to go to war?

Jason Beardsley - Special Operations Advisor for CVA

- Jason is an expert when it comes to foreign affairs and terrorism. He is on to talk about ISIS and what they're capable of. They are even recruiting children.

7:40-7:50:

- We address the "Face Blanket" product and how crazy it truly is. We also have a landline issue for some people in Oneida County.

7:50-8:00:

- NBC's 'The Voice' premiered last night. A boy with autism in Florida invited all his classmates to a birthday party and nobody showed. The mom was so sad about it she posted on Facebook and what happened next was incredible.

Check out this boy's story: http://wibx950.com/autistic-boy-class-skips-his-birthday-party/.

 

Ed Welsh - AAA and Auto Talk

- Ed is on to talk about gas prices and how they are back on the rise. What is the future of the fuel prices? Ed gives us a look into the business side of fuel.

Jeff Monosso - FOX News Correspondent

- Jeff is on to give us an update on the murder trial for Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield's alleged gunman Eddie Ray Routh. Weather has been prolonging the case due to ice storms.

Kim Strong - Lainey's ARMY

- Kim is going to be walking from Utica to Albany while wearing a 50 lb. chain. She's on to talk about what she's walking for.

Continuing with Kim Strong

- We continue the discussion of how to train your dog properly.