EP 25: Long-Term Care Advice from Matt McCann

EP 25: Long-Term Care Advice from Matt McCann

 
 
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Medicare open enrollment begins today (Oct. 15) and ends Dec. 7. It’s just one part of retirement planning. Long-term care…

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EP 24: Congressman Cleaver Criticizes Toxic Kavanaugh Debate

EP 24: Congressman Cleaver Criticizes Toxic Kavanaugh Debate

 
 
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Less than two hours after Senator Susan Collins of Maine announced she was voting to approve Judge Brett Kavanaugh for…

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EP 23: Bonus Content with Jeff Richgels about Successful Blogging

EP 23: Bonus Content with Jeff Richgels about Successful Blogging

 
 
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Jeff Richgels in Episode 21 told us about his long successful career in newspaper journalism at Capital Newspapers in Madison,…

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EP 22: The ESP of Scott Simon in Las Vegas October 1, 2017

EP 22: The ESP of Scott Simon in Las Vegas October 1, 2017

 
 
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October 1st will haunt Las Vegas forever because 58 people were killed by a madman that day in 2017. It…

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EP 21: The Power of Online Journalism with Jeff Richgels, Capital Newspapers

EP 21: The Power of Online Journalism with Jeff Richgels, Capital Newspapers

 
 
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The printed newspaper faces its stiffest competition from online journalism because nearly anyone with an Internet presence can compete against…

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EP 20: Travel Tip, What to Do Before Boarding the Plane

EP 20: Travel Tip, What to Do Before Boarding the Plane

 
 
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This episode and series topic is for you if you’re one who loves to travel and wants to learn tips…

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EP 19: Bonus Content about Nike, Tiger Woods Trumps Colin Kaepernick

EP 19: Bonus Content about Nike, Tiger Woods Trumps Colin Kaepernick

 
 
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Nike reported fiscal year 2019 1st quarter earnings Tuesday after the close of trade at the New York Stock Exchange. At the same time, Tiger Woods trumped Colin Kaepernick as the real marketing face of Nike, and making any talk of boycotting the company a feckless effort

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EP 18: Colin Kaepernick and the Nike Boycott: Believable or BS?

EP 18: Colin Kaepernick and the Nike Boycott: Believable or BS?

 
 
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Nike reports quarterly earnings on September 25 and we’ll find out if a boycott against the company for choosing Colin Kaepernick as a spokesman during the NFL season, even though company executives are aware of how people think about him kneeling during the playing of the National Anthem before game as his protest what the American flag represents. This isn’t the first sports-related retail company protest. But is this unorganized protest against Nike effective? Simon Says posed the question to Rob Plaza, Senior Vice President at Key Private Bank and regular expert for financial news on Simon Says.¬† He oversees earnings of major companies like Nike.

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EP 17: Fake News, Is It Real or Fake?

EP 17: Fake News, Is It Real or Fake?

 
 
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President Donald Trump has single-handedly made fake news a daily topic and important issue in journalism. But it is a serious charge against journalists and organizations, and affects their reputation, credibility, and reliability. Dale Forbis of Learfield Communications kicks off discussion about this on Simon Says.

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EP 16: Las Vegas Travel Tips for Newbies: Fremont St. Downtown

EP 16: Las Vegas Travel Tips for Newbies: Fremont St. Downtown

 
 
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This is the second episode on Simon Says featuring Las Vegas travel tips for newbies, this time focusing downtown on Fremont Street.

Jay Kersting is a veteran of guest services and marketing for Las Vegas casinos and resorts, and has the answers you need for travel. Jay Kersting returns as our expert and I will also add my experience as a frequent Las Vegas Fremont Street just over the years, starting in 1978. The Fremont St. Experience in Downtown Las Vegas continues to evolve as a go-to destination as an alternative for millions for something to do beside go to the famous Las Vegas Strip.

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