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Consumer Affairs: Customer Service Nightmares

Consumer Affairs: Customer Service Nightmares January 5, 2015

Getting your way with customer service representatives can be a nightmare, for both the customer and the customer service representative. How do you handle customer service problems, and how can you make sure you get what you want? We'll have our consumer affairs specialist, Sheryl Harris, with us.

Women of Note

Women of Note January 2, 2015

Gloria Steinem was once quoted as saying, 'a woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.' Actually she was quoting someone else, but she says plenty more worth hearing and you'll hear it Friday morning on The Sound of Ideas. We'll also talk with two other women in the public eye, Diane Rehm who loves going to work everyday at age 78 and artist Candy Chang, who came up with an idea that got the whole world thinking. Tune in Friday morning for The Sound of Ideas and find out what the idea was.

Capitol Steps New Year’s Special

Capitol Steps New Year’s Special January 1, 2015

Help say good-bye and good riddance to 2014 with the Capitol Steps and our annual year-end review. It's all in our hour-long radio special of "Politics Takes a Holiday!" This year will feature all-new awards, such as: "Is that guy jumping the White House fence, or is he just really into Michelle's 'Get Moving' campaign?" "You say ISIS, I say ISIL. Let's call the whole thing off." And of course, "I scream, you scream, we all scream EBOLA!" Thursday at 9:00 on 90.3.

Let’s Get Organized

Let’s Get Organized December 31, 2014

Do you sometimes think your home or garage could star in one of those TV hoarding shows? Getting organized can be a task so daunting that a profession has grown up around the concept of conquering one's stuff. Mike McIntyre talks with professional Northeast Ohio organizers about how they help harried people clear away the clutter.

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