Nine To Noon for Wednesday 3 February 2010
09:05 How can tax cuts reach the 40 percent of families who pay no tax?
John Shewan, Chair of PriceWaterhouseCoopers, and member of the Government's tax working group. He discusses recommendations from the Goverment's tax working group, include cutting personal income tax rates, introducing a land tax, increasing the rate of GST and getting tougher on gains from property investment.
09:20 Is it possible to be fat and fit?
Dr Steven Blair, US obesity expert - professor at the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina
09:30 Secret Life - Ralph Bungard
09:45 Australia correspondent Ray Moynihan
10:05 Feature - Oakley Grenell
Son of singer John Grennell - set up his own music festival and record label.
10:30 Book Review with Gail Pittaway
The Legacy by Kirsten Tranter
Published by HarperCollins
10:45 Reading. "The Don Fernando Motels" - a short story by Owen Marshall
A mysterious long term guest at the Don Fernando Motels brings a change in fortunes for the moteliers.
11:05 Music review with Marty Duda
Feature artist : AC/DC
1. School Days (5:15) - AC/DC taken from 1975 album "T.N.T." (Albert)
2. Highway To Hell (3:28) - AC/DC taken from 1979 album "Highway To Hell" (Atlantic)
3. Hells Bells (5:10) - AC/DC taken from 1980 album "Back In Black" (Atlantic)
4. Rock N Roll Train (4:21) - AC/DC taken from 2008 album "Black Ice" (Sony)
11:30 Legal commentator Mai Chen
Mai Chen looks at some of the public law issues that are likely to arise in 2010, including the possible appeal of the Foreshore and Seabed act.
11:45 Film review with Graeme Tuckett
Today Graeme discusses two local films, 'Land of the Long White Cloud' and 'I'm Not Harry Jenson', as well as the star-studded muscal, 'Nine'.