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Ford is about to sell an aluminum-sided version of its F-150 pickup, setting the industry atwitter with expectation. Some hope that after 40 years on top, the truck will finally fall on its tailgate.
Actor Ron Perlman, the Beast in the TV show Beauty and the Beast, has also appeared in several other movie roles where we couldn't really see his face. So why not quiz him on fashion models?
Bill Kurtis reads three quotes from the week's news: Big Red Blowup; Catch A Falling Star; Devil Moon.
Our panelists answer questions about the week's news: Cuckoo Klan
Our panelists tell three stories about the music business and the bad shape it's in, only one of which is true.
More questions for the panel: 14 Carat Skippy; Ad Hoc Hooters; Reptile Dysfunction.