Jeff Brady http://wfpl.org en A Letter On Finding A Husband Before Graduation Spurs Debate http://wfpl.org/post/letter-finding-husband-graduation-spurs-debate More than a week after Susan Patton's <a href="http://thedailyprincetonian.wordpress.com/2013/03/29/opinion-letter-to-the-editor-march-29-2013/">letter to the editor of <em>The</em> <em>Daily Princetonian</em></a> prompted heated criticism, the 1977 Princeton alumna says she still stands by her words.<p>"I have never had a problem voicing an unpopular opinion if it's heartfelt," Patton tells NPR.<p>In her letter, Patton wrote to young women attending her alma mater, "Find a husband on campus before you graduate."<p>Patton is the divorced mother of two sons — both "Princetonians." She says the Thu, 04 Apr 2013 10:35:54 +0000 Jeff Brady 4821 at http://wfpl.org A Letter On Finding A Husband Before Graduation Spurs Debate End Of Winter Drives Nation's Gas Prices Uphill http://wfpl.org/post/end-winter-drives-nations-gas-prices-uphill If you've been behind the wheel recently, you already know gasoline prices are up.<p>The national average price for regular gas rose to nearly $3.75 a gallon Tuesday, according to AAA's <a href="http://fuelgaugereport.aaa.com/">Daily Fuel Gauge Report</a>.<p>"Retail prices have gone up for each of the last 33 or so days — dating back to about Jan. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 22:26:44 +0000 Jeff Brady 4086 at http://wfpl.org End Of Winter Drives Nation's Gas Prices Uphill Natural Gas Giant Tries To Shift Gears http://wfpl.org/post/natural-gas-giant-tries-shift-gears A drop in natural gas prices is hurting balance sheets across the petroleum industry. The second-largest natural gas producer in the United States — Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy — has been hit especially hard.<p>After 23 consecutive years of touting its increasing natural gas production, Chesapeake CEO Aubrey McClendon told investors during a conference call Tuesday that the company projects its gas output will drop about 7 percent in 2013.<p>Chesapeake has been a leading cheerleader for the natural gas drilling booms taking place across the country. Thu, 09 Aug 2012 12:20:50 +0000 Jeff Brady 1260 at http://wfpl.org Natural Gas Giant Tries To Shift Gears