7-15-20 Nicole Sandler Show – Life & Covid Times with Sonia Shah

Download here or click below to play   The news regarding our American battle with the new coronavirus seems to get more dire each day. I live in Florida, now considered the epicenter of the pandemic. The president is stoking conspiracy theories and downplaying the seriousness of the virus that's already claimed almost 140,000 lives in the US alone. Today, we welcome Sonia Shah to the show. She's an investigative journalist and author of five books, including Pandemic: Tracking Contagions from Cholera to Ebola and Beyond. She wrote the cover story in the current issue of The Nation, "How to [...]

7-13-20 Nicole Sandler Show – Monday Music and More with James McMurtry

Download here or click below to play     We're now two months into the Monday Music shows and I'm heartened by the response. I'm glad you listeners seem to be enjoying them almost as much as I am! And today we're in for another big treat. After the usual news, info and touch of humor in the first half hour, we're joined today by James McMurtry, the quintessential American singer/songwriter. Check him out at jamesmcmurtry.com and, of course, on today's show! Today's funny was not a song parody, but a prayer from Rita Brent

7-9-20 Nicole Sandler Show – Thursday with SCOTUS Decisions & Howie Klein Too

Download here or click below to play The Supreme Court finally handed down its final three decisions of the 2019 term, ruling on the fate of Donald Trump's tax returns and financial documents... kind of. I'll update you on all of it at the top of the show. There's a lot of news to get to today. And because it's Thursday, Howie Klein is here.  And joining us today is Angie Nixon, a candidate for Florida's state legislature who happens to be pregnant and is positive for COVID-19. Howie wrote about Angie at DownWithTyranny- you should read that and check [...]

6-23-20 Nicole Sandler Show -Tuesdays with @GottaLaff (and Donald & Ivanka too)

Download here or click below to play   Every Tuesday, GottaLaff and Nicole get together to dish about the news, mostly as gleaned from Laffy's Twitter feed. As with most days these days, there's a plethora of news to choose from. Today is also primary day in KY and NY, where big progressive wins are possible... Trump is in Arizona for another rally, and John Bolton's long-teased book is finally on sale. With all that going on, don't be surprised if Ivanka Trump and her daddy dropped in for a few... For those wondering, Donald was played by the awesome [...]

6-23-20 Nicole Sandler Show -Tuesdays with GottaLaff (and Donald & Ivanka too)

Download here or click below to play   Every Tuesday, GottaLaff and Nicole get together to dish about the news, mostly as gleaned from Laffy's Twitter feed. As with most days these days, there's a plethora of news to choose from. Today is also primary day in KY and NY, where big progressive wins are possible... Trump is in Arizona for another rally, and John Bolton's long-teased book is finally on sale. With all that going on, don't be surprised if Ivanka Trump and her daddy dropped in for a few... For those wondering, Donald was played by the awesome [...]

6-16-20 Nicole Sandler Show- Another Tuesday at Home with @GottaLaff

Download here or click below to play   I've lost track of the number of weeks we've been safely staying at home, but it's been a while. One cool silver lining of the pandemic has been the creativity with which people are communicating-- not counting the idiots who are acting as if the danger has passed. We're halfway through 2020, and things have just gotten even more surreal with three weeks of protests and a sea change in attitudes toward race relations and policing. Needless to say, GottaLaff's Twitter feed has been scrolling nonstop. It's Tuesday, so Laffy is here [...]

6-16-20 Nicole Sandler Show- Another Tuesday at Home with @GottaLaff

Download here or click below to play   I've lost track of the number of weeks we've been safely staying at home, but it's been a while. One cool silver lining of the pandemic has been the creativity with which people are communicating-- not counting the idiots who are acting as if the danger has passed. We're halfway through 2020, and things have just gotten even more surreal with three weeks of protests and a sea change in attitudes toward race relations and policing. Needless to say, GottaLaff's Twitter feed has been scrolling nonstop. It's Tuesday, so Laffy is here [...]

5-6-20 Nicole Sandler Show – Lessons Learned from the 1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic

Download here or click below to play   After our usual start to the show with the latest news, some commentary and, of course, something funny to bring a much-needed laugh or two, Nicole welcomes John M. Barry to the show. He wrote the book, The Great Influenza: The story of the deadliest pandemic in history, and will give us all the info we need and more about the deadliest pandemic in history. Today's song parody to get us started came from the Phoenix Chamber Choir in Vancouver, BC. Enjoy! 

4-29-20 Nicole Sandler Show – Another Wednesday from the Quarantine Zone- and Don Siegelman Too

Download here or click below to play     As usual, we begin the show with something to hopefully make us laugh. The laughter is important, as the news is rather depressing these days. After a look at the latest in our dysfunctional country, we'll speak with former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman who served 5 years in federal prison as an American political prisoner targeted by the Republican party. His book, Stealing Democracy: How the Political Assassination of a Governor Threatens Our America, is scheduled for release in June. Today, he checks in to discuss an issue of personal importance [...]

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