Many on both sides of the political aisle say they should, as mandatory sentences are spending plenty of unnecessary taxpayer money.
Guest Alert: Carl Cannon of RealClearPolitics wrote a column on the subject today and joins Rod at 5:20 pm to discuss the issue.
You can read Cannon's column here:
You be the judge. Is it fair to say these road painters were a bit lazy.
Take a look at the photos in this NY Daily News Story.
Last year the occurrences of gun violence shown in PG-13 rated motion pictures eclipsed the episodes shown in R-rated films. That fact is of concern to some who say viewing violence in movies can lead to similar behaviors in the real world, according to a report in the Washington Post.
Guest Alert: Tony Toscano of Talking Pictures will join Rod at 6:20 pm today to discuss the study.
You can read more about it in the Washington Post here:
President Obama has issued an apology to the people who have lost their healthcare coverage, despite his repeated assurances that if people liked their coverage, they would be able to keep it under the Affordable Care Act.
Guest Alert: Rod will get reaction to Obama's apology from Utah Congressman Jim Matheson at 4:05 pm, and from Senator Mike Lee at 4:20 pm today.
You can read more about Obama's apology in the Washington Post here:
Join Rod Arquette this afternoopn from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at Colonial Flag in Sandy. There will be lots of great specials and giveaways, plus Colonial Flag has some great offers on new flags and flag replacements. You'll also be invited to come in and register to win a pair of tickets to see Grammy Award Winner Michael Buble in concert, Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at Energy Solutions Arena. Joe Morley will be there with free barbeque sandwiches
See you at Colonial Flag this afternoon....9390 South 300 West - Sandy
Laraine Cook, the Pocatello High School teacher fired because of a racy photo posted on Facebook, is beginning the process of trying to get her job back. Her boyfriend, also featured in the photo, is the football coach at the same high school and was allowed to keep his job.
You can read more about the story in the New York Daily News here:
This got the left going crazy on Twitter last night when country stars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood mocked Obamacare at the CMA Awards. Watch this video, especially the reaction from Tim McGraw and Faith Hill who are big Obama supporters.