Gabatron Morning Briefing 1-21-15: Pint-Sized Privacy Violation

Yesterday we had some technical difficulties, but Kevin went out and found some new hamsters so we’re good to go! Also, I’m going to be the one person in your life not talking about the State of the Union speech. You’re welcome.

A new law here in Illinois would allow your child’s school to demand their Facebook password. They say that it’s an effort to crack down on cyber bullying. How would you react if this happens to your little tax break? On the other side of the coin, if your child was experiencing cyber bullying, is that a tool that you’d want the school to have to deal with it?

Ballghazi update: The NFL says that 11 of 12 footballs from the Patriots/Colts game were under inflated. I don’t know what to believe in anymore.

Joe Biden is saying that he wants a shot at the Big Chair in 2016. Can someone run on the platform of just being the most entertaining option?

…and finally, it’s nice to see WGN Producer Scott Miller finally getting the recognition he deserves.

Keith Conrad got his first job in radio in Huntsville, Alabama the day after the 2000 Presidential election when he was a freshman in college. He’s produced radio shows in Huntsville, Milwaukee, WI, Atlanta, GA and finally back in his hometown of Chicago. Currently he lives in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood steps away from the Red Line. The train goes by so often you don’t even notice it. Keith has been dabbling in the Internet arts for a while now, in various roles both professional and just for fun.

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