01/17/13 - Thursday’s Topical Currents begins with news of a report which shows the economic impact of the University of Miami’s presence in South Florida. The estimate is over 6-billion dollars, with 13-thousand employees and indirect employment of 43-thousand persons. 75-percent of students are from outside the area. They bring in revenue to the tune of 200- million dollars. UM CFO Joe Natoli is the guest. Also, Food & Dining, with chef, author and syndicated columnist Linda Gassehenimer, along with wine columnist Fred Tasker.