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Should a Domestic Violence Ad Air During the Super Bowl?

This Sunday, for the first time, a Super Bowl ad will address domestic violence and sexual assault. Is the world ready for it?


Jordan Prisoner Swap: Did Bergdahl Set Dangerous Precedent?

Did the trade of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in exchange for five terrorists set a dangerous precedent for negotiating with terrorists?

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Remembering Auschwitz 70 Years After Its Liberation

Florida Holocaust Museum executive director Elizabeth Gelman talks about the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz


What Can the U.S. Learn from Greece’s Economic Crisis?

Greece has been crippled by debt in recent years. How do they get out? Will Alexis Tsipras of the Syriza party be the answer to a tumbling economy?

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Ousting of Superintendent MaryEllen Elia Reeks of Petty, School-Board Politics

This week, the Hillsborough County School Board voted to oust Florida Superintendent of the Year, MaryEllen Elia. Your Wake Up Call host Jenna Laine says this "reeks of pettiness."


How Can President “Turn the Page” with Chaos Erupting in Yemen?

The U.S. Navy sent warships to the Red Sea this week after chaos erupted in Yemen and Shiite rebels seized the presidential palace.


Obama’s Free Community College: An Attack on the Responsible

There's no such thing as "free" and Chris Markowski, host of Your Wake Up Call, debunks the idea of "free community college." Someone is paying and it's you


Did Selma Give an Inaccurate Portrayal of Lyndon B. Johnson?

The recently-released film 'Selma' has received positive reviews, but some are saying it's an unfair and inaccurate portrayal of Lyndon B. Johnson

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Polk County Murder, Robbery Suspects in Police Custody

Four men are in custody in Polk County after an armed robbery at the Cash America Pawn Shop in Auburndale and brutally killing two women in Haines City

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Will City Of St. Pete Ever Get Anything Done?

Tampa Bay Times columnist Daniel Ruth joined Your Wake Up Call to discuss what he will be talking about on his show Saturday