12. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: Mangia · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

A new study suggests that eating pasta three times a week might not make you fat after all. In fact, it COULD help you lose weight. Maybe. (Source: Science Daily)

11. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: Re-recalculating · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

You know how Waze and other navigation apps send you to side streets? And how sometimes they send you into trouble? Here’s an epic case where drivers are encountering a hazard they wouldn’t have seen without an app. (Source: Los Angeles Times)

10. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: Better Take Two · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

When studies show vitamin supplements don’t work, it doesn’t deter a lot of people, especially older folks, from sticking with them. Maybe they’re in better-safe-than-sorry mode… or just stubborn. (Source: New York Times)

09. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: One Star Revenge · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

When you’re unhappy at a restaurant or with any service, what’s the first thing you should do? Used to be talking to the manager, but now it’s nasty reviews online, and “bloodthirsty for revenge” comes to mind. (Source: Boston Globe)

06. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: Look Up And Live · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

There’s a word for when you pay attention to your phone instead of the person in front of you. But it’s a stupid word. (Source: WCBS-TV/New York)

05. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: Chain, and Reaction · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

A guy’s been making a folded paper chain out of tourist brochures since 1979, and it’s now 23 miles long. No, I don’t know what the point of that is, either. (Source: Raleigh News and Observer)

04. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: Peaking Early · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

On child prodigies, high expectations, and what happens when all of that slams into reality. (Source: CNN; New York Times)

03. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: Accept the Rose Already · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

A web survey picked the best places in the world to propose. None involve Jumbotrons. (Source: Global News)

02. April 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: What Do You Mean, We? · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

As the NCAA men’s basketball championship final looms, it remains weird when people have a rabid rooting interest in schools they (or their kids, or parents) didn’t attend.

30. March 2018 · Comments Off on The Evening Bulletin with Perry Michael Simon: Weak End · Categories: Podcast, Podcasting

A New Jersey school district is making up for an extra snow day with Saturday classes. What a waste. (Source: WCBS-TV/New York)