As It Happens

As It Happens: Friday Edition

Full episode audio available at 8pm EST.

Part 1
Breivik Course
The University of Oslo accepts mass-murderer Anders Breivik as a student.

Closing Marijuana Stores
A Washington lawyer dredges up an old anti-Mafia law to help him take down Colorado's marijuana shops

Chicken Cuddler
With a salmonella outbreak underway, the US Centres for Disease Control orders amateur poultry enthusiasts to cut down on the cuddling and kissing of chickens. 

Part 2
Hacker Airmiles
United Airlines rewards computer hacker Jordan Wiens with more than a million frequent flyer miles after he digs up a glitch in its website's code.

Nova Scotia Poet Laureate
Nova Scotia's poet laureate prepares to head south after failing to find find paying work as a wordsmith here at home.

Underwater Volcanoes
A scientist's search for deep-sea lobster larvae off the Australian coast ends with the discovery of a chain of ancient underwater volcanoes.

As It Happens was produced this week by:

Robert Ballantyne
Imogen Birchard 
Sarah Cooper
Diane Eros 
Chris Harbord
Katie Geleff 
John McGill 
Kevin Robertson

Our technicians this week are Reynold Gonsalves and Paul Hodge 
The show director is Kevin Ball
Chris Howden is our writer 
Our intern is Ayesha Barmania 
John Perry is the Senior Producer 
And the Executive Producer of As It Happens is Robin Smythe

We'd also like to thank some other people who helped us out this week: 
Mary Lynk and Catharine Tunney in Halifax 
Max Paris in Ottawa 
Bahman Kalbasi in New York 
Davorin Cikovic at Radio Archives in Toronto 
Michael O'Halloran in Calgary 
Anne Penman in Vancouver

As It Happens will be back again on Monday. Have a great weekend.