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Right I can understand the -- waiting and Olympic Medal.
And not -- -- take -- -- which were really -- Brazilian judo competitor wins the bronze any war is metal everywhere literally.
But when he tried protected from big miss our this spring -- That's when he says any -- the metal fell in Baghdad to -- -- scale of the committee to replace it but should they mean.
What how things -- a few dropping it down I don't know yeah out well they say actually that the real gold medal is about 95%.
Silver person getting a silver -- that's just sort of coated it with us.
But -- -- also shouldn't be denting -- -- falling to the floor -- this hour wind you know be interested to know what is the quality of the gold and silver bronze -- now vis a -- say in -- the thirties -- the forties in the fifty I -- -- of quality control.
On the -- scenario point of -- -- costs.
What -- how does a point when the gold medals at the Olympics were solid gold yeah like 91.
Of -- early 190 something Olympics that was last month yeah.
Basic human who brought.
And you don't even though I'm Warren you know our security Indiana and many took it off because he didn't wanna get away and he's holding and showering any drops -- -- be -- -- -- of our next story a blackout of epic proportions is actually really series after a second reading India collapse there are now more than 600.
An eighty -- million people without power for a second day keep this in mind.
It doesn't just mean no lights or air conditioning it means things like not being able to get cash from an ATM.
-- 500 trains came to a halt tens of thousands of passengers were trapped -- side.
Meanwhile in the South Pacific.
-- got allow I don't know how to say that -- best I can do a tiny country.
Near New Zealand is on the way to becoming the First Solar powered nation in the world come September more than 90% of the hour -- Abrams outlook for -- Eileen I would've made fun of -- and then the given everything is going on in India.
Let on that I look and experience -- about looking -- an insane.
Now I know our sole -- -- how many people that got those -- they believe the real live on the -- on that you -- a five -- -- but a country of what 330 million in the United States or a billion to in India you're not gonna support on on solar energy what's interesting about this remember a couple of years ago -- to massive blackout -- -- as a cover and and they traced it to a cascading event that started -- highly.
Live near has started it was just outside Walton hills Ohio I lived in Cleveland at the time to -- American Electric Power you useless -- -- It was a tree branch that fell stable and -- just updated my friends lived about a mile from where have to.
There's latest what you're saying getting got -- chops the tree and we're gonna all sit down but -- issues lesson here I mean obviously about 650 million Indians are really suffering and so we understand that because we've been through it here.
But the real lesson is how vulnerable.
All of these electrical grids are supporting this -- -- democracies in major indictment that.
Yeah yeah I think -- you can't compare and we are -- -- been issues about our agreed being susceptible to the hackers and cyber attack.
But when you look at the Indian electric grid and how much cheating goes on with people drawing electricity.
Without paying for it -- you see the pictures from Mumbai and different parts of the country where everyone patches into it that drain.
On the migrating want -- branches here well programme at -- not afraid to kind of find out who Mitt Romney's going to pick as his -- I guess a lot of people are because the campaign has a new and it's DP act.
For Smart Balance allows supporters to be the first to find out who he chooses.
Is he following a -- is lead to try and target younger demographic.
Or do you think -- apple appeal to all I am so thrilled to hear this because I was one who is out their four years ago complaining that while Barack Obama was using social media and misusing apps as he did four years ago to announce Joseph Biden as his vice presidential pick.
John McCain god -- -- was campaigning with smoke signals.
According a longtime how to get hinted that technologies so thank goodness glad.
It's 08 I think it's it's a wonderful thing to do and you know get out there and get out often.
Yeah although if you're that you won't really be the first to know what they're sending it over the apple obviously at a -- -- or Rob Portman and -- Chris Chris.
-- -- -- Our last -- as I've been saying today would have been hundredth birthday -- blind hero famed economist Milton Friedman we've been playing clips of him.
And showing quotes of his throughout the show so what do you guys think he would say.
About the economy today I had the great honor of interviewing him several years ago for my radio show he was the most humble.
Adorable man I I've ever met and like I said just when you think you've got some accomplishments you sit with a Nobel Prize winner in economics and you know you got nothing don't hear.
He was so modest about his achievements but one of the things -- -- he wrote capitalism and freedom.
And he he spoke so passionately about how those two -- interconnected how economic liberty and human liberty are into related any need to passionate.
Moral case for the free market need more of that.
I never had the honor of meeting him but I imagine if he so -- was happening today you'd say what the bleakest.
I mean you know I should care yeah.
I mean that you would be shocked at we were talking about this earlier in the show you have 50% of the population -- -- pay any taxes and yet receives something from the federal government that's not the kind of world.
That empowers people to to.
Just doesn't work overtime -- mean he'd always point out show me a thriving country that has.
You know pull people out of poverty that isn't motivated by self interest just isn't it doesn't happen it hasn't happened -- that's been fantastic.
We're totally at a time Monica and -- thanks for joining us all the time samples evacuate.