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Thu April 4, 2013
BPR: Guns On The Common, Airline Goes Pay-What-You-Weigh, Kerouac On The Big Screen
- Pro-gun groups held a rally on the Boston Common Wednesday. Jim and Margery talk with Jim Wallace from the Gun Owners Action League.
- Should airlines charge you based on your weight? One airline is trying it. Patrick Smith called in to talk about implementing the idea across all airlines.
- Jay Leno will step aside to make room for Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show. Jim and Margery recount the history of the show and talk about its future prospects.
- Christopher Lydon from Radio Open Source talked about one of Lowell's finest exports — the writer Jack Kerouac.
- Innovation Hub's Kara Miller stopped by to talk about the "skybox-ification" of our culture.