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Join host, Andrew Tint as he highlights the issues facing Generation Y.

This week on Generation whY, host Andrew Tint talks with guests Tom Van Riper of Forbes, Jon Terbush of The Week, and Former Atlanta Braves Closer turned writer for World Net Daily John Rocker on whether it's time to start paying college athletes.

Tom Van Riper has been writing for Forbes since 2005. Prior to that Mr. Van Riper covered the business beat for the New York Daily News. Mr. Van Riper studied both finance and journalism, because of his love of both numbers & analysis and sports. Mr. Van Riper also has a BS in business from Boston College and a masters in business journalism from New York University.

John Rocker is columnist for WorldNetDaily. Prior to his career as a columnist, he had been a Major League Baseball relief pitcher who played for the Atlanta Braves,  the Cleveland Indians, the Texas Rangers, and the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. He threw left-handed and batted right-handed. Mr. Rocker is also the writer of the book Rocker Scars and Stripes. 

Joing us on our bonus show is Jon Terbush from The Week. Jon Terbush is a staff writer for covering politics, sports, and other things he finds interesting. He has previously written for Talking Points Memo, Raw Story, and Business Insider.

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Generation whY explores the issues facing Millennials. The concerns confronting the millennial generation affect more than just a select few- the entire nation is deeply impacted by the tribulations of Generation Y as they come of age. Join Andrew as he discusses a wide range of topics that include; student loan debt, internships, social media, and more. His guests will include co-founder Matt Segal, the host of the David Pakman show David Pakman, and more.