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Friday’s Show: Childhood Obesity, Life In The Peace Corps, And Rick Steves (Oct. 11, 2019)

On Friday’s Houston Matters: New childhood obesity numbers, serving in the Peace Corps, The Good, Bad, and Ugly of the week’s news, and travel expert Rick Steves.

On Friday’s Houston Matters: We examine the numbers in a new report on childhood obesity in Texas:

Jody Olsen, the national director of the Peace Corps, and Darryl Alexander, a Houston Peace Corps alum, talk about their time serving abroad and how the organization has changed over the years:

Then, we break down The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news:

And travel expert Rick Steves talks about his performance with the Houston Symphony this weekend:


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