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Calgary Eyeopener | Jul 22, 2013 | 24:57

Eyeopener podcast for July 22

On today's podcast: Robert Kokonis on possible WestJet unionization; U of A professor Linda Pilarski tells us about a new test to detect E. coli; we kick off our Modern Love series with long-distance love.

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