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Riffed from the Headlines 06/15/2013

Riffed from the Headlines is our weekly music-meets-the-news quiz. Can you guess the story that connects the three riffs?

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Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 09/08/14 Aug 8, 2014 | 1:14Riffed From The Headlines is our weekly quiz where we choose three riffs that are linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag.
Day 6 - I, Psychopath: A Day 6 EncoreAug 8, 2014 | 8:46Day 6 I, Psychopath: A Day 6 Encore Audio
Day 6 I, Psychopath: A Day 6 Encore Aug 8, 2014 | 8:46Dr. James Fallon is a neuroscientist who studies how genetic and environmental factors affect the brain. A few years ago, he discovered his own brain fits an "obviously pathological" profile. Brent Bambury spoke to Dr. Fallon in November 2013.
Day 6 - No-Mos: Women who aren't having childrenAug 8, 2014 | 16:50Day 6 No-Mos: Women who aren't having children Audio
Day 6 No-Mos: Women who aren't having children Aug 8, 2014 | 16:50Lisa Manterfield, Melanie Notkin and Laura Scott, three prominent figures in the 'No-Mo', or 'Not Moms' community, talk about what it's like to be "locked out of the Mommy Clubhouse."
Day 6 - Expert Scrabble players' 10 secret weapon wordsAug 8, 2014 | 4:19Day 6 Expert Scrabble players' 10 secret weapon words Audio
Day 6 Expert Scrabble players' 10 secret weapon words Aug 8, 2014 | 4:19Expert Scrabble players Shan Abbasi, Ross Brown, John Chew, Robin Pollock Daniel and Jackson Smylie share the high-scoring, strategic words they think all Scrabble players should know.
Day 6 - Episode 194: TV News in Israel and Gaza, Rise of the 'No-Mos,' Scrabble Secret Weapons and MoreAug 8, 2014 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 194: TV News in Israel and Gaza, Rise of the 'No-Mos,' Scrabble Secret Weapons and More Audio
Day 6 Episode 194: TV News in Israel and Gaza, Rise of the 'No-Mos,' Scrabble Secret Weapons and More Aug 8, 2014 | 54:00TV News in Israel and Gaza " Rise of the 'No-Mos' | Scrabble Secret Weapons | I, Psychopath
Day 6 - Day 6 Encore: Defending people on Texas' death rowAug 1, 2014 | 14:24Day 6 Day 6 Encore: Defending people on Texas' death row Audio
Day 6 Day 6 Encore: Defending people on Texas' death row Aug 1, 2014 | 14:24As a death penalty lawyer in Texas, David Dow has represented over 100 inmates in the past 20 years. In his book, "Things I've Learned From Dying" Dow reconciles with death in a personal way. Dow spoke to Brent this past January.
Day 6 - Who is Lewis?Aug 1, 2014 | 8:43Day 6 Who is Lewis? Audio
Day 6 Who is Lewis? Aug 1, 2014 | 8:43Original albums by a mysterious artist named "Lewis" have been reissued by a record label and sold for more than $1,800 online. Peter Armstrong speaks to the collectors who discovered the album and others who have been trying to track down Lewis.
Day 6 - Reichs, Gerritsen and McGrath: Female Victims and Violence in Crime FictionAug 1, 2014 | 12:23Day 6 Reichs, Gerritsen and McGrath: Female Victims and Violence in Crime Fiction Audio
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Day 6 - Riffed From The Headlines 02/08/14Aug 1, 2014 | 1:10Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 02/08/14 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 02/08/14 Aug 1, 2014 | 1:10Riffed From The Headlines is our weekly quiz where we choose three riffs that are linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag.
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Day 6 - Riffed From The Headlines 26/07/14Jul 25, 2014 | 1:06Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 26/07/14 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 26/07/14 Jul 25, 2014 | 1:06Riffed From The Headlines is our weekly quiz where we choose three riffs that are linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag.
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Day 6 The US Government is deterring illegal immigrants with pop music Jul 25, 2014 | 7:55"La Bestia" is a catchy song commissioned by the U.S. Department of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) warning prospective migrants about the dangers of travelling on the infamous migrant train known as "The Beast." Brent speaks to Jaime Ruiz of the CPB.

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