Every day about 1,900 children are born in the UK, but one has drawn particular attention because her mum and dad are quite famous, and have a bit of dosh.
On this week’s Balls Radio we provide the latest on the Royal birth, the forthcoming UK election, the riots in Baltimore, we question the merits of negative gearing, the latest crackpot scheme to charge an admission fee for migrants and look into the credentials of Bjorn Lomborg – the sceptical environmentalist.
This week’s running order:
01:40 The Royal Baby’s Name
02:34 A tough week in Baltimore
10:00 Smartphone app to record your police encounters
15:04 Negative gearing – shall we get shot of it?
28:42 Royal baby gossip
33:12 UK election day
39:55 Australia migration – pay your entrance fee
50:38 Bernie Sanders challenges Hillary Clinton for top job
53:50 Tesla’s home battery breakthrough
1:01:02 Greece’s cemetery overcrowding
1:04:38 The Morris Dancing Marathon
1:06:00 How far can you toss your knob?
1:09:08 The sceptical environmentalist – the non economist