6-9-16 Justice or Bust

As Bernie meets with President Obama and Harry Reid today, Nicole Sandler considers what we do next. Donna Smith, Executive Director of Progressive Democrats of America, guests to talk about “Justice or Bust,” The People’s Summit in Chicago next week, and the future of the Democratic party. Driftglass joins in too for our every-other-week dose of snarky commentary

10-6-15 News Notes

TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. News NowOregon killer's rant: No girlfriendBoy kills girl over puppiesReid starts gun control pushNATO slams Russia's violation of Turkey's airspaceTrans-Pacific trade deal signed: Now what?US general: Afghan forces requested hospital attackSouth Carolina floods kill 12Democrats on offense with Benghazi leakBoehner sets election dates Oregon Killer's Rant: No Girlfriend (NYT, NYT AP, me)• [...]

6-12-15 News Notes

TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. News Now Trade votes on the line today Package could collapse Obama out to the ball game Hackers stole data of every federal employee? Dems block cybersecurity bill Escaped killers: Dogs on the scent House passes defense bill Hillary Clinton: Major NY speech Tamir Rice: Judge - cop should be [...]

Playing Russian Roulette with the Economy

Or, I suppose, American Roulette. Either way, we're fucked. It's great to be back at Radio or Not after a week of having to watch out for F-bombs on terrestrial radio.  We spent much of the first hour recapping the madness that ensued while I was gone last week.  Cliff Schecter joined in to help try to make sense of the insanity. And if it's Monday, we find out what ridiculous things politicians said and how the so-called journalists who moderate the Sunday shows let them get away with spewing bullshit in our Fools on the Hill™ segment with Nicole [...]

Welcome to 2013

In the wee first hours of 2013, the Senate passed a stop gap bill to avoid raising taxes on 99% of the American people.  The House, after some posturing and in-fighting followed suit less than 24 hours into the new year.  That's not what I voted for... but it's also not as bad as it could have been.  Then again, it ain't over yet. This quick fix made most of the Bush tax cuts permanent (I would have preferred for five years if they had to go to $400/450K).  But on the plus side, it did extend federal Unemployment Insurance [...]

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