The Patrick Madrid Show: May 7, 2020 – Hour 1

  • Scientists found a way to disable a gene responsible for obesity
  • Soundbite: That awkward moment when a toilet flushes during Supreme Court oral arguments
  • New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that preliminary data from the state’s hospitals indicates a majority of new hospitalizations related to Covid-19 were people who are at home and not frequently traveling.
  • Caller: Tim in AZ says COVID-19 reminds him of the chicken pox and shingles, because it could come back to get someone who was already infected
  • Coronavirus survivors banned from joining the military
  • Caller: Katie in CA asks advice on whether she should take her kids out of a Catholic school that teaches about homosexuality in sex ed class
  • Stimulus payments sent to dead people must be returned, IRS says
  • Cardinal Sarah: many pandemic Communion proposals are ‘madness’

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