We all talk to ourselves, right? But when we do, are we being as kind as we should? Jolenta and Kristen examine their own self talk - and try to improve it, of course - with the help of the classic bestseller What To Say When You Talk To Yourself, by Shad Helmstetter.
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With Oscar voting in full swing, we discuss the results of the BAFTA awards and make a few last-minute pleas to voters. Then we get an advance look at the TV addiction of the spring, Ryan Murphy’s Feud.
Sometimes things go horribly wrong when government agencies use social media -- as the State Department learned the hard way this week with its Twitter hashtag #SpringBreakingBadly. MarketWatch's Sally French joins Quentin Fottrell and Priya Anand with the lowdown.