LISTEN: John Carlson Show, May25--8am hour

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KVI's morning team talks about the pros and cons related to EV powered pick-up trucks and what early adopters need to know if they want to swap gas powered for electric powered pick-ups. Pictured here, a pre-production Ford F-150 Lightning is shown in Bruce Township, Mich., May 12, 2021. The electric truck is aimed at the heart of the American auto market, a deliberate effort by Ford to move electric vehicles from specialized niche products to the mainstream. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

8am hour -- KVI's Kirby Wilbur in for John Carlson... OTD in history from 1787, there have been 100 homicides in Minneapolis following the murder one year ago of George Floyd, 19 of the 100 shootings have been children in Minneapolis, the 100 shootings show the double standard on gun violence and policing in the US, Biden Administration decision on EV batteries will hurt US mining jobs, some drawbacks for fans of EV pick-up trucks rolling off the assembly line, a KVI caller takes exception with the phrase "well intentioned Democrats" and their strategy for Marxism, the "One China" policy catches up to a wrestling star turned movie star promoting a new summer blockbuster, Developing Now: shots fired at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis 30 minutes ago...

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