The view from the middle of the Charles River. The River has been historically dirty, but recent cleanup efforts have made swimming a future possibility.

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Swimming The Charles, DJ Dream Fund, ESPN And Naked Athletes, MA Gov. Race

July 16, 2013
  • CNN chief national correspondent John King joined Jim and Margery to talk about possible changes to US Senate rules.
  • Dan Henry, father of DJ Henry, talked to Jim and Margery about the Zimmerman verdict.
  • Former Harvard Pilgrim CEO Charlie Baker weighed in on the growing field of Democratic governor candidates.
  • Would you swim in the Charles River? Jim and Margery polled listeners, and Edgar B. Herwick III called in to report his experience in the deep muddy.
  • Shira Springer, sports enterprise reporter for the Boston Globe, talked to Jim and Margery about the traditional running of the bulls in Spain, as well as ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue.

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