teens http://kalw.org en Youth Radio: For teens finding summer work, soft skills are hard skills http://kalw.org/post/youth-radio-teens-finding-summer-work-soft-skills-are-hard-skills-0 <p style="padding: 0px 0px 10px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 16px;">Three years ago, when Christian Hernandez was 16 years old, he recorded a joke voicemail greeting. It starts off with, “Hello. Hey! Uh, can’t understand you.” It’s meant to trick the caller into thinking it’s Hernandez on the phone. Eventually, callers hear, “Ha, voicemail! You know what to do stupid.” Now, at 19, Hernandez is looking for a job, and the greeting which started off as a joke for friends is now a liability.</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 18:54:00 +0000 Ashley Williams 29332 at http://kalw.org Youth Radio: For teens finding summer work, soft skills are hard skills The dangers of excess sugar causing obesity in the American diet. http://kalw.org/post/dangers-excess-sugar-causing-obesity-american-diet <p></p><p></p><p>Your Legal Rights considers the dangers of excess sugar causing obesity in the American diet.</p><p>Guest:&nbsp; Dr. Robert Lustig, a pediatric endocrinologist and Director of the UCSF Weight Assessment for Teen and Child Health Program.</p><p></p> Tue, 21 May 2013 17:23:02 +0000 Chuck Finney 27539 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: January 4, 2013 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-january-4-2013 <p>(SFGate) // Everyone who follows cannabis news knows that dangerous Mexican drug cartels are despoiling our national forests with their massive illegal pot farms. There’s only one problem with that fact: The Office of National Drug Control Policy (<a href="http://www.whitehouse.gov/ondcp">ONDC</a>) says <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/crime/article/Roots-of-pot-cultivation-hard-to-trace-4160064.php">it isn’t true.</a></p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 21:11:39 +0000 Steven Short & St 21338 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: January 4, 2013