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Friday, February 1, 2013

The War on Women Edition

Posted By on Fri, Feb 1, 2013 at 5:13 PM

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The war on women being waged in the Arkansas General Assembly, the latest maneuverings on the Medicaid expansion, the super project, Pryor on guns, Boozman on disaster aid and "America's Bridge" — all discussed on this week's podcast. Max endorses Dogtown and I plug Tumblr, specifically the Times' Old Times and On the Ledge Tumblrs.

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