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Money Talks: Sound Effect, Episode 155


This week's episode of Sound Effect contains adult language that, while "bleeped," may not be suitable for all audiences.

This week, some of our favorite stories of how money drives the choices we make. Host Gabriel Spitzer plays a game of Job Title Bingo. Ed Ronco gets a history lessons from Bill Kurtis on skyjacker D.B. Cooper. Writer Paulette Perhach makes the case for creating a fund specifically in order to escape a bad relationshiup or job. Nick Morrison talks about his experience working in the potato biz with his father. And the “Obamacare Kid” opens up about how life has changed since the signing of the Affordable Care Act.

Sound Effect is stories inspired by the place we live. The show is hosted by KNKX's Gabriel Spitzer

The full broadcast version of this week's show, available below, also includes a story about the experience of a woman trying to find housing while homeless

Listen to the broadcast version of the show.

Kevin began his career at KNKX in 2003, where his first responsibility was to eradicate the KNKX Jazz Library from all Smooth Jazz CD’s. Since then there is not much at KNKX he hasn’t done. Kevin has worked as a full time jazz host, news host, and has hosted, at least once, almost every single program on KNKX. Kevin currently produces 88.5's weekly show Sound Effect. Kevin has conducted or produced hundreds of interviews, has won local and national awards for newscasts and commentary, and helped make the KNKX Grocery Tote famous.

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