Boston Public Radio Podcast
4:17 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

BPR: City Councilors Felix Arroyo and Tito Jackson; Pope Francis; March Madness; Marshmallow Peeps

City councilors Felix Arroyo and Tito Jackson; Pope Francis; March Madness; and Marshmallow Peeps.
City councilors Felix Arroyo and Tito Jackson; Pope Francis; March Madness; and Marshmallow Peeps.

  • What do you make of the CDC's new anti-smoking ads? The Boston Globe's Deborah Kotz joined Jim and Margery.
  • Callie Crossley talked about Pres. Obama's anti-gun push, and gave an Under the Radar preview.
  • UNH Sociology Department Chair Michele Dillon talked about Pope Francis.
  • Who doesn't like Peeps? Americans eat 600 million of them per year.
  • Emily Rooney talked about allowing television cameras in court rooms, and her imminent, first-ever ride on the MBTA.
  • Boston Globe sports enterprise reporter Shira Springer and NECN sports reporter Chris Collins talked about March Madness. EXTRA: Catch Shira Springer's running tips and trends in the special Marathon Edition of the Boston Globe.
  • City Councilors Felix Arroyo and Tito Jackson joined up for an all-Mayor Menino Friday News Quiz.

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