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On today’s show: A new Fox News poll shows that Hillary now leads Trump in the general election by 10 points: 49% - 39% -The Fox News poll reflects a current trend that has Trump losing support. The controversy over Trump being attacked by Khizar Khan and Trump’s response is still alive. In fact, now the debate is over the debate about what Khan did and what Trump did. The core of the controversy seemed to center on Mr. Khan’s challenge that Trump has never made any sacrifices. Coming from the father of a US soldier killed in action sets the tone for the definition of the word “sacrifice” in that context. Trump’s response was the he has sacrificed too. He has worked hard and created thousands and thousands of jobs. All of that is true – but was it fair to compare that sacrifice to the sacrifice of losing a child who was defending America? Retired 4-star admiral John Nathman joined the military personnel condemning Trump. Newt Gingrich condemned Trump – so did Chris Christie – and there are more. PLUS: Another tragic ending to a child finding and playing with a gun in a home. Louisiana is “Sportsman Paradise” were there guns in the house where you grew up? If so, did you have access to them as a kid? Were you taught to respect them or fear them? What has changed with the current generation? AND: Is today’s entertainment to blame or is it just that parents don’t know how to talk to kids about guns?
Is your mom hot? That's one of the questions college players are getting at the NFL scouting combine from teams. This is what the NFL is asking of their future players? What would you ask college players if you were running an NFL team, and is anything off limits?
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The citizen who tackled the man accused of shooting a LA State Trooper Steven Vincent in the head says he’s “not a hero. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso called LeDoux a “hero” – but LeDoux said, “A hero saves somebody’s life, and in the end I couldn’t.” Chocked up – LeDoux said he did what others might have done. He did say, “I’m the reason we caught him, and I’m the reason (Trooper Vincent’s) is able to donate his organs. That doesn’t make me a hero. That just makes me a good person.” Is he a hero in your mind?
Scoot talks about the complaints motorists have about cyclists in the city and vice versa.
Scoot sits in for Angela and hosts her daily trending hour featuring WWL News Director Dave Cohen, and First Take Host Todd Menesses.
Today—a new study suggest instead of putting calorie counts on restaurant menu’s they should put how much exercise it would take to work off the food your putting on your plate! Would that make you think twice about ordering a cheeseburger if it says you would need to RUN 5 MILES to burn off the calories? Is it all about information or about willpower and goals? AND: Renee Zellweger has a new look, she says no plastic surgery just good clean living….some doctors are saying…uh no she had obviously had some work done because she looks radically different. Would you ever consider getting plastic surgery? Do you know of anyone who did and wished they hadn’t?
Are remakes of movies better than the originals?