This photo taken Oct. 14, 2009 shows all natural Necco Wafers on display in Boston.

Credit: Charles Krupa/AP

BPR 4/12: Full Show

April 12, 2018
  • Chuck Todd, host of NBC's "Meet the Press," updated us on the latest news from Washington, D.C.
  • We asked you if there is a road to redemption for the men who have been dislocated in the wake of #MeToo.
  • An undocumented couple died in a car accident while fleeing ICE agents. Andrea Cabral, former Suffolk County Sheriff, joined us to discuss. 
  • What happens when "Brokeback Mountain" meets "Oklahoma?" Playwright Ryan Landry has the answer: His new play, "Brokelahomo!" 
  • UMass is under fire for purchasing the campus of Mount Ida College in Newton — all while cutting staff and programs at UMass Boston. Harvard Graduate School of Education professor Paul Reville weighed in.
  • Why does spinach make your teeth feel so weird? Columnist Alex Beam explained, and mourned the possible demise of NECCO wafers.
  • We asked you: Is the division of labor in your household causing friction in your relationship? Are you sick of getting stuck doing the dishes?

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