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11 Places to Watch the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton

As you might have heard by now, there's a big giant wedding taking place on Friday and it'll be broadcasted for the entire world to watch.

We're talking, of course, about the Royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton - an affair so big, you can bet your royal chariot that every major news organization in their right mind will show up to cove it.

That's good news for you, since it means you'll be able to watch the festivities, too. Find out how after the jump.

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MIKE HUCKABEE WOULD BE PROUD OF ME

One of our KSEN/K 96 listeners will win a free one year subscription to Norton 360 security software ($80 value) this afternoon at 4:35 on the Puffman Show. My special guest today will be LifeLock's Senior Director of Corporate Communications

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Eritera Is World’s Most Expensive Place to Buy Gas

Gas prices are utterly crazy!

Last week, the average cost of gasoline in the United States was $3.84. In places like Los Angeles, the price has jumped to $4.23 a gallon. These increases are correlated to conflicts in Middle Eastern oil-producing nations.

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SOMETHING ELSE TO WORRY ABOUT

Journalist Karl Grossman says, "President Barack Obama's support this week for the construction of more nuclear power plants in the United States, amid the ongoing nuclear power plant disaster in Japan, must be considered as among the most wrongheaded and irrational positions ever taken by a U

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SHUT DOWN? YEAH, RIGHT!

I don't usually blog about politics and/or my political views. For one thing, we get enough of that on the mainstream media and besides, I believe I am right and correct in my views and as long as I'm happy believing what I believe, all's well

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Soccer Goalie Sues Other Soccer Goalie Over ‘Muppet Show’ Insult

Jens Lehman and Tim Wiese are two of the better soccer goalkeepers in the world, having both represented Germany in international competition.

Now, Lehman is suing Wiese for telling a newspaper reporter that Lehmann should "go to the 'Muppet Show'" and be treated "on a couch."

And it wasn't as if Wiese's barbs were without provocation: They were actually in direct response to criticism Lehman has levied against Wiese when Lehman was working as a television commentator.

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AN ANSWER FOR VETERANS

My special guest at 4:30 this afternoon on the Puffman Show will be Tim Belton. Tim's an architect in Wyoming who says he's been able to recognize many veterans' reluctance to share their feelings.One out of every 3 combat vets will struggle with feelings of isolation, thoughts of suicide, interpersonal conflicts or a host of other mental health problems according to statistics.

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Today Is National Biodiesel Day!

Being a closet supporter of ending our dependence on foreign oil, I thought this might be interesting. Among the things I learned was the fact that the diesel that we pump into our buses and farm equipment was named after a guy whose last name was Diesel! I didn't know that! Check out the information on Biodiesel Day

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Magnitude 8.9 Strong Earthquake Jolts Northern Japan
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Beware Phony Tsunami Aid Scams!

This from the Associated Press:

"UNDATED (AP) - Scammers already are trying to take advantage of the outpouring of compassion  following Japan's earthquake and tsunami disaster. Let it be a warning for the charity-minded to be on the lookout for phony aid appeals. FBI spokeswoman Jenny Shearer says one fraudulent scheme involves an e-mail claiming to be from the British Red Cross and seeks donations via wire transfers. Legitimate charities don't make requests for wire transfers. There are a number of online resources to check out charities. Online: Better Business Bureau, http://www.bbb.org; the Foundation Center,  http://www.foundationcenter.org, a New York-based authority on philanthropy; or Charity Navigator

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THE REAL HOWARD HUGHES

Who was the real Howard Hughes? We'll find out this afternoon at 4:35 when I talk with television producer and director Douglas Wellman. Wellman 's  the Assistant Dean of the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California and he's written a book entitled "Boxes-The Secret Life of Howard Hughes"

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Year of the Rabbit Celebrations in China

The <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinese_New_Year">Chinese New Year</a> is a time for celebration, family togetherness, and (of course) fireworks. 2011 marks the Year of the Rabbit in the Chinese zodiac, and those born this year are said to be "<a href="http://www.msnbc.msn.com/

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