ICGB   70-246  , 220-801   N10-006   70-461   VCP550   642-999   CISM   200-125  , CISM   70-177  , 200-120   300-320   1Z0-144   JK0-022   300-209   200-355   NSE4   1Y0-201   300-206  , 2V0-620   70-412   MB2-707   300-208  , 1Z0-060   PEGACPBA71V1   LX0-103   000-105   300-209   000-080   1Y0-201   642-732   70-177   70-410   74-678   101-400   MB2-707   MB5-705   500-260   1Z0-051   700-501   MB2-704   70-412  , 70-177   300-209   070-461   2V0-621D   3002   200-125  , CISM   70-410   810-403   220-901   300-115   350-018   000-104   1Z0-803   OG0-091   M70-101  , 200-355   74-678   70-461   210-065  , 2V0-621   200-125  , CAP  , CAS-002   200-310   N10-006   100-101   70-483   MB6-703  , CISSP   1z0-808   300-115   000-089  , 070-461   70-980   70-412   642-732   CAS-002   70-463   350-018   220-801   M70-101   CCA-500   70-461  , MB6-703   102-400   HP0-S42   102-400   74-678   640-911   210-260   SY0-401   350-080   70-243   70-980  ,

Episode 134, with guests Ashley Parker and Stephen Ives

Ashley Parker and Stephen Ives are our guests this week.
Show produced by Katherine Caperton.
Original Air Date: January 11, 2014 on SiriusXM “POTUS” Channel 124.
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This week: what did you do on your Christmas vacation?

If you’re Ashley Parker, Capitol Hill correspondent for the New York Times, you go on a busman’s holiday — a quite good one — to Honolulu, to cover that most languid of Barack Obama events, the presidential vacation. We get the full download from Ashley of a rare ‘vacation without waves,’ except those she discovered off Waikiki Beach during her off-hours surfing lessons.

Some of the non-pool reporting Ashley did while on Oahu was the de rigueur ‘POTUS vacation piece’; a dive into the burgeoning debate on where President Obama will establish his library and foundation; an exploration of the president’s faith; and an off-the-beat foray into the unique culture of Hawaii as an Asian tourist mecca for those that want to expend a few hundred rounds from an automatic rifle at one of the state’s many shooting ranges.

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At the bottom of the hour, we take a trip in the Wayback Machine to 1964. It was, according to The American Experience, “the year the Beatles came to America, Cassius Clay became Muhammad Ali and three civil rights workers were murdered in Mississippi. It was the year that Berkeley students rose up in protest, African Americans fought back against injustice in Harlem and Barry Goldwater’s conservative revolution took over the Republican Party.”

On Tuesday, January 14 at 8:00 pm (check local listings), the American Experience, the magnificent PBS series from WGBH in Boston, tackles 1964, now 50 years in the rearview mirror. Getting ready for that debut, we’ll be joined by Stephen Ives, the director of so many PBS documentary masterworks, to talk about his latest film.

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