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CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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March 22, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
How can you tell if someone being interviewed for a news story is sharing facts or opinions?
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Daily Discussion Questions
What were the results of Illinois' Republican primary on Tuesday? What did some of the candidates say after this primary? Do you think that this contest will impact the rest of the race? If so, how? If not, why not? What are your thoughts on the 2012 race for U.S. president?
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What punishment did the NFL issue as a result of a New Orleans Saints bounty program? What is your opinion of these penalties? Do you think that these penalties will deter other teams from conducting similar bounty programs? Why or why not?
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What is known about a recent neighborhood watch shooting in Florida? What was your reaction to this story? What questions might investigators have about the shooting? What do you think will happen in the days ahead?
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What is significant about Kenya's Rift Valley? How might training in high altitudes help runners? What are some theories presented in the report about why Kenyan runners perform well? How do you think that a scientist could determine whether a particular food might have an effect on running ability?
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