We listened to Jeff Sessions' testimony on Tuesday (and Howie Klein is on vacation), so we moved GottaLaff to today this week, talking about the news of the day...
Since Jeff Sessions is testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee during today's show, we decided to carry the hearing live, leaving her mic open for commentary and snark.
Yes, it’s time to steal a few more jokes from my father-in-law (F.I.L.). His blog posts range from political comedy to humorous commentary on pop culture. For those of you who might be new here, he used to write for Alan King, Milton Berle and Jonathan Winters, just to name a few. And all those Dean Martin Roasts, too: Don Rickles, Red Buttons, Phyllis Diller, Sammy Davis, Jr., etc. A tiny respite from all the frustrating events of the day: The big show on television this week was Former FBI Director, JAMES COMEY, testifying in Congress. In his opening statement [...]
Because the news has been so dour of late, I thought we needed to start the weekend with some laughs, so today I welcomed political comedy satirical songwriter Lauren Mayer and South Florida radio super star Boca Britany Somers to the show. We tackle some tough topics, but go for the laughs whenever possible.
Former FBI Director James Comey was in the hot seat at the Senate Intelligence Committee today, and we have lots of audio. It's Thursday, so Howie Klein joins in to talk about a good progressive candidate driven out of her congressional race by death threats & more from Republicans.
After my opening comments about today's Senate hearings and other news (Eric Trump thinks we Dems are "not even human"), we checked in with Denis Campbell, aka @UKProgressive, to discuss tomorrow's special election in Britain, the recent terror attacks and their aftermath, and our relationship in the D'ump era.