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'Morning Edition' Returns: Dangerous Talk Radio

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'Morning Edition' Returns: Dangerous Talk Radio

'Morning Edition' Returns: Dangerous Talk Radio

'Morning Edition' Returns: Dangerous Talk Radio

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Reporter Regan Thaw of South Africa's Talk Radio 702 was on air, doing a live report from the streets of an impoverished settlement near Johannesburg, when a man pulled a gun on him, and stole the cell phone Thaw was using to make his report. Listeners heard shuffling, then dead air. The reporter made it out alive.