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Grab a dose of your favorite local week-in-review headlines show with co-hosts Newsvandal JP Sottile and James Moore.

This week's tiers include:

Putin on the Ritz, Profits of Doom, and Ham on Nye, But Hold the Mayo

For a complete listing of all headlines referenced, click "Read more" below.


1. Putin On The Ritz
An Olympics in the Shadow of a War Zone
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/05/world/europe/an-olympics-in-the-shadow-of-a-war-zone.html
 
Sad Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 photos
http://www.sportingnews.com/sport/story/2014-02-04/2014-sochi-olympics-winter-photos-pictures/
 
Sochi 2014: Dirty Games
http://www.rferl.org/media/video/sochi-olympics-environment-impact-residents-video/25253652.html
 
Environmental activist monitoring Sochi Olympics jailed for five days
http://www.theguardian.com/sport/2014/feb/05/activist-jailed-environment-sochi-olympics
 
Racing to Save the Stray Dogs of Sochi
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/06/sports/olympics/racing-to-save-dogs-roaming-around-sochi.html
 
Vladimir Putin, The Leopard Whisperer
http://www.worldcrunch.com/default/vladimir-putin-the-leopard-whisperer/vladimir-putin-sochi-winter-olympics-persian-leopard/c0s14925/#.UvJT8Ce57dI
 

2. Profits of Doom
INFOGRAPHIC: World map and tables showing defence spending worldwide
https://twitter.com/AFP/status/431210423665164288/photo/1
 
Arms Manufacturers Pay This Man to Mock Journalists
https://medium.com/war-is-boring/16b6285ae3ec
 
Defense Cuts Remain Off Table in Debt-Ceiling Talks — For Now
http://www.defensenews.com/article/20140205/DEFREG02/302050020/Defense-Cuts-Remain-Off-Table-Debt-Ceiling-Talks-Now
 
Failures Beset Navy’s New Aircraft Carrier and Patrol Planes
http://www.nextgov.com/defense/2014/02/failures-beset-navys-new-aircraft-carrier-and-patrol-planes/78323/
 
Site work begins on $990 million replacement for Landstuhl hospital
http://www.stripes.com/news/site-work-begins-on-990-million-replacement-for-landstuhl-hospital-1.265570
 
Recruiting Fraud Cost Army Hundreds of Millions
http://news.antiwar.com/2014/02/03/recruiting-fraud-cost-army-hundreds-of-millions-of-dollars/
 
GI Joe, the world's first action figure, turns 50
http://www.stripes.com/news/us/gi-joe-the-world-s-first-action-figure-turns-50-1.265879
 

3. Ham on Nye, But Hold The Mayo
Obama: Religious Freedom a US Diplomatic Priority
http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2014/02/06/us/politics/ap-us-obama-prayer-breakfast.html
 
Head of Mormon church Thomas Monson summoned by British magistrates' court over Adam and Eve teaching
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/religion/10619538/Head-of-Mormon-church-Thomas-Monson-summoned-by-British-magistrates-court-over-Adam-and-Eve-teaching.html
 
22 Messages From Creationists To People Who Believe In Evolution
http://www.buzzfeed.com/mjs538/messages-from-creationists-to-people-who-believe-in-evolutio
 
7 zingers from the Ham-on-Nye Creation Debate
http://janariess.religionnews.com/2014/02/05/7-zingers-ham-nye-creation-debate/
 
Even Pat Robertson Thinks Young Earth Creationism Is A ‘Joke’
http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/even-pat-robertson-thinks-young-earth-creationism-joke
 

THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!

Record number of people exonerated of crimes in US
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/feb/04/record-exonerations-crimes-convictions-us
 
US retreats from bid to overturn shark fin bans
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/feb/05/us-retreats-shark-fin-ban
 
This Little Minnow Will Be the First Fish Ever Taken Off the Endangered Species List
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/little-minnow-first-fish-ever-be-taken-endangered-species-list-180949658/
 

ODDS & ENDS
Why the Land Line Is About to Die
http://www.nationaljournal.com/technology/why-the-land-line-is-about-to-die-20140206
 
Business Bid to Counter Tea Party Fizzles
http://www.rollcall.com/news/business_bid_on_super_pacs_to_counter_tea_party_fizzles-230712-1.html
 
Never mind the baguettes: Burgers storm the Bastille
http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2014/0206/Never-mind-the-baguettes-Burgers-storm-the-Bastille
 
How the U.S. Exports Global Warming
http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/how-the-u-s-exports-global-warming-20140203
 
Still dangerous after 30 years - Uranium particles from DU weapons
http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2261643/still_dangerous_after_30_years_uranium_particles_from_du_weapons.html
 
FARMER FOCUS: A growing glyphosate resistance problem
http://www.fwi.co.uk/articles/13/01/2014/142753/farmer-focus-a-growing-glyphosate-resistance-problem.htm
 
Right-wing rabbis compare Kerry to Titus and Haman
http://www.timesofisrael.com/right-wing-rabbis-compare-kerry-to-titus-and-haman/
 
An Alienated Finkelstein Discusses His Writing, Being Unemployable, And Noam Chomsky
http://urbantimes.co/2014/01/norman-finkelstein-interview/
 
BYU to Undergrads: Self-Love Is A Battlefield
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/02/03/byu-to-undergrads-masturbation-is-like-warfare.html
 
New Mexico Woman Says Jesus Appeared On Her Bruised Toe
http://disinfo.com/2014/02/new-mexico-woman-says-jesus-appeared-bruised-toe/

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