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April 1, 2024: Why people are willing to accept political lies; It’s not too late to plan for the total solar eclipse

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The Voter Service and Polling Center in Breckenridge, on primary Election Day, Super Tuesday, March 5, 2024

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A recent study found people are willing to accept false or misleading statements if they align with their political ideology. We talk with a CU Boulder researcher about the findings. Then, what it took for some people to stop smoking. Also, what to know about the total solar eclipse on April 8. Plus, getting more students to pursue higher education and find work in-state. And Chris Daniels and the Kings celebrate 40 years of rock, jazz and swing!