This week the Boy Scouts of America voted in favor of allowing gay members under the age of eighteen.

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BPR: Boy Scouts Shift Gay Policy, Senate Race Gets Personal, Tragedy Vs. Comedy On Friday News Quiz

May 24, 2013
  • Boy Scouts of America announced a shift in its policy regarding gay scouts. Sue O'Connell, co-publisher of Bay Windows and The South End News, and Latoyia Edwards, weekend anchor at NECN, weighed in on the developments.
  • Callie Crossley previewed her stories for Under the Radar.
  • With Memorial Day weekend imminent, Jim and Margery opened up the lines to ask callers about having a four-day work week. Could you work ten hours a day, and then take a three-day weekend, every single week?
  • Emily Rooney offered another installment of Emily's List. Emily Rooney is the host of  Greater Boston.
  • On the Friday News Quiz it was Tragedy vs. Comedy — BU professor of classics Steve Esposito faced off against comedian Chris Tabb. They sparred over the week's news headlines.

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