Citizen Radio

Episode #1148: Allison and Jamie discuss Gov. Christie selling out abused animals for campaign favors, Bob McCulloch acknowledges some witnesses lied to the Mike Brown Grand Jury (but he has no plans to charge them), Columbia charges rape protesters for damage to mattress, and Justine Sacco's story to be featured in upcoming book.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-23-14.mp3
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Episode #1147: Allison and Jamie discuss Ismaaiyl Brinsley shooting his girlfriend and killing two NYPD officers, PBA head Pat Lynch's statement that Mayor de Blasio and anti-police brutality protesters have "blood on their hands, the mysterious "wartime" memo that first included Lynch's name (only to be removed later by the New York Times), the media's rush to link Brinsley to the Eric Garner/Mike Brown protest movements, George Pataki and other media personalities' comments about Al Sharpton and de Blasio being responsible for the executions, some #ThankYouNYPD protesters wore "I Can Breathe" t-shirts, and happy news as two Ferguson protest leaders get engaged.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-22-14.mp3
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Episode #1146: Allison and Jamie discuss Sony pushing back the release date of The Interview (but don't worry, everything will be ok, Seth Rogen fans), US to normalize relations with Cuba, New York State bans fracking, Bradley William Stone found dead, GOP lawmaker wants a woman to seek permission from the father before having an abortion, friendly reminder than Roman Polanski is a child rapist, Sony hack reveals how the company gets its way with the New York Times, Occupy Central's site cleared by police and targets "principal instigators", court rules Walmart must pay for inadequately compensating workers, nation's largest family immigrant detention facility opens in Texas, and Dov Charney gets fired from American Apparel (again).

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-19-14.mp3
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Episode #1145: Allison and Jamie discuss A&E's new show in which a cop-turned-pastor tries to shame women out of sex work, #ThankYouNYPD is still a go (but it's organizers say they might not show up), a cop designs "Breathe Easy: Don't Break The Law" t-shirt, a U.S. Marine has been charged with the murder of a transgender woman in the Philippines, police union head says the murder of Tamir Rice was "justified", Congressman Kevin Yoder is MIA after tucking another Wall Street bailout into the government spending bill, and meanwhile black people can be ticketed for just standing around in their own buildings, and Wisconsin jails a pregnant woman without prenatal care to "protect" the fetus.

Disclaimer: Due to Hobbit-related activity, this episode of CR is a little short (ba dum tsh)

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-18-14.mp3
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Episode #1144: Allison and Jamie give a mental health PSA and discuss the lady who inspired The Blind Side continuing to use black people as props, Uber price-gouges during the Sydney hostage crisis, #Illridewithyou and Chief Elk's (@chiefelk) great piece on #ThisTweetCalledMyBack, and how the media jumped on the hostage crisis because it fit a convenient narrative while Bradley William Stone's killing rampage received less coverage, the Taliban attacks a school in Pakistan, killing 130 school children, and Witness 40 revealed.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-17-14.mp3
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Episode #1143: Allison and Jamie are joined by Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu)! Judd Apatow compares the Sony hack to Jennifer Lawrence's stolen nudes, Aaron Sorkin says he doesn't want to write "Flash Boys" film because it would involve an Asian lead, the Australian hostage crisis and conflating criminal violence with all Muslims, and finally an unnecessarily long conversation about the original Batman films.

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-16-14.mp3
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Episode #1142: Allison and Jamie talk about the annual tragedy of Santacon, 'Millions March' protest draws tens of thousands of supporters, Dick Cheney defends torture on Meet the Press, Obama's CIA chief refuses to rule out torture, the media covers the UVA rape story more now that Rolling Stone issued a retraction, CNN discusses Tamir Rice's height and weight and police handcuffed and detained Tamir's sister and threatened his mother with jail, police also threatened John Crawford's girlfriend with jailtime, and the government funding bill weakens Dodd-Frank.

Special guest: Dick Cheney

Upcoming live gig: TONIGHT! Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater! Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-15-14.mp3
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Episode #1141: Allison and Jamie discuss reports of outed undercover cops in Oakland and Berkeley pulling a gun on protesters, Governor Cuomo meets with Jay-Z and promises Russell Simmons he will assign a special prosecutor to cases of police killings, and then Officer Bob drops by to entrap Jamie and Allison and to chat about the (maybe real) pro-cop rally.

Upcoming live gig: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater! Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-12-14.mp3
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Episode #1140: Allison and Jamie discuss the awesome story behind N.B.A. players wearing "I Can't Breathet-shirts, Republican Baby has thoughts on the torture report (we're sorry), Scott Walker wishes you all a Merry Molotov, David Brooks loves cops, New York's transgender residents will now be able to change their birth certificates' sex designation without surgery, and D.C. votes to legalize marijuana but Congress struck a budget deal to overturn the decision

Upcoming live gig: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater! Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-11-14.mp3
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Episode #1139: Allison and Jamie discuss the torture report and the ACLU executive director advocates pardoning the Bush administration. Plus, NPR warns staff not to participate in civil rights marches, National Review editor Rich Lowry says forced kissing isn't sexual assault, and for some reason people aren't asking the Washington Post to explain the journalistic failure that led to T. Rees Shapiro's article about Rolling Stone and the UVA rape story being edited (without note) several times. Finally, Aaron Sorkin is an idiot about rape and no one is surprised.

Upcoming live gig: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater! Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-10-14.mp3
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Episode #1138: Allison and Jamie discuss the NYPD cop who texted his union rep as Akai Gurley lay dying, Rand Paul "actually"s Eric Garner, Michigan house passes religious 'License To Discriminate' bill, no charges for cops who killed Darrien Hunt, officer Pantaleo says being filmed didn't bother him and details on prior complaints against Pantaleo, and a transgender woman was shot and killed in L.A. as she sought help.

Upcoming live gig: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater! Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-09-14.mp3
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Episode #1137: Allison and Jamie discuss the Chicago shows, then Rolling Stone throwing their UVA source under the bus (and Washington Post's sloppy editing) and how their actions might dissuade rape survivors from going on-the-record (general reminder: rape allegations are rarely proven false), police assault activists in Berkeley during an Eric Garner protest, no criminal charges for cops who killed man with Down syndrome, and Derrick Rose's Eric Garner tribute leads to sports radio host saying Rose didn't "understand what he was doing."

Upcoming live gig: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater! Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-08-14.mp3
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Episode #1136: Allison and Jamie talk about a grand jury declining to indict the officer who killed Eric Garner and the subsequent NYC protests, Bill Bratton's stunningly thoughtless remark and Bill de Blasio and Eric Holder whitewash history, why body cameras won't fix institutional racism, Rep. Peter King throws some fat-shaming into the racism mix, the cop who killed Tamir Rice was found unfit for duty in 2012, and cops do get fired sometimes (especially when they attack a white college student)

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago TONIGHT! Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-05-14.mp3
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Episode #1135: Allison and Jamie explain why the photo of the Ferguson hug is a lie, the myth of the black-on-black crime epidemic (and the companion "blacks don't care about crime" myth), the age old question "where is Balki now?", a Texas school board member apologizes for his racist KKK "White Christmas" Facebook post, the Oath Keepers in Ferguson, Shia LeBeouf: a person doesn't have to be likable to be a victim, police are killing more people than almost anyone else in Utah, and why body cameras won't end police violence.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-04-14.mp3
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Episode #1134: Darren Wilson resigns, Ray Rice wins his appeal, Florida officer shoots at an unarmed black man who was trying to save his daughter during an asthma attack, and Jamie always assumes the worst (even when his dad is being nice to him)

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-03-14.mp3
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Episode #1133: Allison and Jamie discuss the Rams players' Mike Brown tribute, nationwide fast food strikes planned for Dec 4, Black Friday protests including in St. Louis, video evidence police executed Tamir Rice (and then refused to give him first aid), white dude Larry McQuilliams shot up a bunch of government buildings in Austin and tried to set fire to the Mexican consulate, someone tried to run over Ferguson protesters, a pregnant woman in St. Louis lost an eye after police shot her with a bean bag, grand jury won't indict officers in the death of John Crawford, Darren Wilson describes Mike Brown as a "demon" and "it", video evidence Darrien Hunt fled from officers before they shot him, and cops slam an unarmed woman on the pavement and kill her in front of her family.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-02-14.mp3
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Episode #1132: Chicago! Don't miss your last chance to see Jamie and John perform together December 5 at The Playground! Author Maya Schenwar (@mayaschenwar) joins the show to discuss her excellent new book Locked Down, Locked Out about our failed prison system and why prisons don't work.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy TONIGHT Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-01-14.mp3
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Episode #1131: Allison and Jamie continue the annual tradition of answering Maniac Mail about surviving the holidays with your families. Topics: veganism, zombies, being child-free, and the murder of Mike Brown by Darren Wilson.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-27-14.mp3
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Episode #1130: Jamie and Allison discuss the Ferguson grand jury acquitting Darren Wilson, Darren Wilson's unbelievable (literally) version of events, nationwide solidarity protests, the false equivalency of comparing property destruction to the murder of Mike Brown, Mike Huckabee's dumb "lynch mob" comment, and Marissa Alexander agrees to a plea deal.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-26-14.mp3
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Episode #1129: Allison and Jamie are joined by Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu)! Rudy Giuliani says white cops are needed to stop black people from shooting each other, Cleveland police shoot and kill a 12-year-old carrying a fake gun, Lemony Snicket author's racist comment, and more on the Bill Cosby rape allegations.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-25-14.mp3
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Episode #1128: Allison and Jamie discuss Obama's militaristic immigration speech, top anchors have an off-record meetings with Darren Wilson, how conservatives rewrite history, a bunch of celebrities recorded a horrifically offensive Ebola song, turns out the Benghazi conspiracy theories are wrong (surprise!), tens of thousands of students in the UK march for free education, and an Uber executive suggests digging up dirt on journalists who have been critical of the company.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-24-14.mp3
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Episode #1127: Day two of Jamie with the flu! Media's weak response to the Bill Cosby rape accusations, pulling Cosby's show doesn't address the problem of rape culture, Don Lemon's vile comment, and Obama's executive order on immigration.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-21-14.mp3
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Episode #1126: Allison and Jamie discuss the Transgender Day of Remembrance, Nickelback's Ferguson song, Skepticon cancels on Jamie (sorry, St. Louis, hope to see you in Chicago!), the Keystone XL pipeline narrowly defeated in the Senate, Missouri's governor declares a State of Emergency, FBI warns about dangerous protesters even though white police officers are the ones killing people, the St. Louis police chief lying about who got teargassed by police, Gov. Nixon is confused about who's in charge in Ferguson, and Darren Wilson supporters raise money for a racist billboard.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-20-14.mp3
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Episode #1125: Allison and Jamie discuss the Marissa Alexander trial which begins December 8 (donate to her legal defense), Eric Frein charged as a terrorist only after putting it in writing, the ALEC corporate board quits, Massey Energy Don Blankenship indicted for deaths of miners, LAUSD argues a middle schooler can consent to sex with a teacher, and ISIS beheads a former U.S. Army Ranger.

Special guest: Mitt Romney, several times

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-17-14.mp3
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Episode #1124: Allison and Jamie read Maniac Mail about carceral feminism, an update from Florida about police arresting activists for feeding the homeless (politicians have outlawed or tried to outlaw in 71 U.S. cities), many people didn't vote because they couldn't get time off from work, and why it's okay Michael Sam decided to walk away from a relationship with his father.

Special guests: Scientist Allison and cheese-eating Jamie

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Citizen Radio Live! returns TONIGHT Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-14-14.mp3
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Episode #1123: Allison and Jamie talk about TIME wanting to ban the word 'feminism,' answer Maniac Mail about food addiction, China agrees to cap emissions, NYPD to stop arresting people for misdemeanor marijuana possession, Obama announces 1,500 more troops to be sent to Iraq, and a 90-year-old man is arrested in Florida for feeding the homeless.

Episode disclaimer: Jamie and John Frusciante are not predators

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Citizen Radio Live! returns FRIDAY Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-13-14.mp3
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Episode #1122: Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@johnjfrusciante) joins the show! Jamie and John stay in a haunted house, Andrew Sullivan is mad at women who don't want to be harassed on Twitter, Kaci Hickox and Dr. Spencer are both diagnosed Ebola-free, and the media's shameful handling (and politicians' exploitation) of the story. Finally, thousands in Mexico demand action following students' disappearance, and how the War on Drugs fuels violence in Mexico.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Citizen Radio Live! returns FRIDAY Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-12-14.mp3
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Episode #1121: Allison and Jamie explain why the Net Neutrality hybrid approach won't work, TPP is NAFTA on steroids, on being pregnant and having no rights, people are already being released from detention because of California's ballot initiative, Jamie discusses his favorite martial arts film fight scenes, and a man is shot by an off-duty cop for stealing jewelry from Walmart.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Citizen Radio Live! returns FRIDAY Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-11-14.mp3
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Episode #1120: Allison and Jamie discuss Too Many Cooks, US "pick-up artist" Julien Blanc getting kicked out of Australia, #pointergate, the IPCC's terrifying new climate report, and Arizona school officials tear out pages that mention the abortion pill from biology textbooks.

Special guests: Sad Bane and Jan Brewer

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Get tickets for Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" TODAY Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns FRIDAY Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-10-14.mp3
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Episode #1119: Allison and Jamie discuss Jamie attending a Bird College, the midterm elections, including how Greg Abbott and the GOP won white women, abortion restrictions, recreational marijuana, higher minimum wages, paid sick leave, prison reform, and more women serving in Congress than ever before. Also, protesters confront rape enthusiast Julien Blanc, and we don't need to imprison street harassers.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Get tickets for Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-07-14.mp3
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Episode #1118: Originally aired December 2009: One of Howard Zinn’s last interviews. Topics: civil disobedience, war, class, patriotism, Joe Lieberman, Afghanistan, artists’ roles in activism, anarchism, why studying history is so important, racism, President Obama, and what makes him happy.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Get tickets for Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR Productions growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-05-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1117: Allison and Jamie read lots of Maniac Mail, and discuss white people rioting because sports (and the media not calling these events riots), the Ferguson no-fly zone, a Christian man who beheaded the son of an Oklahoma state trooper because he was allegedly practicing witchcraft, Sen. Lindsey Graham's "joke", the Vonderrit Myers autopsy, and Austin police "joking" about raping a woman.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Get tickets for Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-04-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1116: Allison and Jamie discuss police capturing Eric Frein alive, the shady director behind that street harassment video, black voters being knocked off voter rolls en masse, Sodastream shuts down production in the West Bank, young black man killed by police in Utah may have been a cosplayer, Pennsylvania governor signs free speech ban targeting criminal offenders, and tech firms employ thousands of immigrants as "indentured servants"

Special guests: Helena and Republican Baby

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is TONIGHT Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-03-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1115: Allison interviews Jessica Luther (@scATX) about vanishing reproductive rights, Texas progressives fighting back, the Wendy Davis campaign, college football, sexual assault, and consent laws. Also, the woman in the street harassment video is getting rape threats and a BIG problem with that video (almost all the white street harassers were edited out), many uninvited guests drop by, and Jamie's show starts Monday! (Get tickets nownowNOW)

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-31-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1114: Allison and Jamie discuss mental illness stigmas, McDonald's giving up, two minutes of walking on the Internet as a woman (and the original video 10 hours of walking in NYC as a woman), Berkeley students call on university to cancel speech by "bigot and racist" Bill Maher, Jian Ghomeshi: it's not about BDSM, it's about consent, and a study reveals the Deepwater Horizon spill left an oil ring the size of Rhode Island at the bottom of the ocean.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-30-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1113: Katharine Heller (@spkheller) guest-hosts! Citizen Radio's guide to not being racist, sexist, and awful on Halloween, the layers of oppression in the Washington high school shooting, how Governors Cuomo and Christie made the Ebola scare much, much worse, GamerGate: it's about sexism, not ethics in journalism, rich people are ruining everything, and the NYPD shot an innocent woman again, but NBD because terrorism.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-28-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1112: Jamie's back! Also, on spite and revenge: a #NEWSFAIL interview conducted by Truthout's Joe Macare. 

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-27-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1111: Allison is joined by Molly Knefel (@mollyknefel) and Katharine Heller (@spkheller)! U.S. media freaks out on behalf of Canadians following shooting, Shep Smith has a moment of clarity, jury returns guilty verdict for four former Blackwater guards, Chris Kluwe schools #Gamergate fan boys, Mike Brown's autopsy and how it doesn't excuse Darren Wilson's actions, a confused NYPD officer kicks a fellow cop in the head thinking he's a suspect, and California agrees to stop locking down prisoners by race.

Recommended reading: Molly's Rolling Stone article about police using military-grade weapons in high schools.

Upcoming live gigs: #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-24-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1110: Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) and Nicole Drespel (@nicolemtherese) join the show to discuss Hannibal Buress reminding the world Bill Cosby is a rapist (even if you think he's very funny), Kathleen Hale's creepy, obsessive behavior that isn't charming just because she's a white lady, weird rich people being weird, and Wellesley's (and other 'women's colleges') evolving policies on transgender students.

Upcoming live gigs: #AddictedToFriendship shows in DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-23-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1109: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@johnjfrusciante)! Rainn Wilson to produce TV series with accused rapist, Anita Sarkeesian threat included reference to Marc Lepine Montreal massacre (in case you doubted this is about terrorism), Keene students chant for cops to bring out tank, and a conversation about the thin line between solidarity and disaster tourism.

Upcoming live gigs: #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-22-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1108: Allison and Jamie read some Maniac Mail and offer advice on sobriety, SCOTUS allows Texas voter ID law, cop allegedly harasses St. Louis protester at work, and Evangelical radio host says anti-gay activist need a "Rosa Parks moment."

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL event in NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-21-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1107: Allison and Jamie discuss Jan Brewer's meltdown over marriage equality, Misty Upham's family claiming police were uncooperative in the search for the dead actress, suspicious prison deaths in Florida, how the media treats white people rioting, and Syracuse University protecting students from journalism.

Special guest: Governor Jan Brewer

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL event in NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!       

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-20-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1106: Allison and Jamie read the Greatest Passive-Aggressive Email of All Time, then discuss the U.S. government covering up the discovery of pre-Gulf War chemical weapons in Iraq, arrests in Ferguson, Obama sends the National Guard to fight Ebola, nurses serve on the frontline of combatting Ebola, while budget cuts worsen the pandemic, and surprise! The CIA is useless.

Special guest: Sad Bane

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL event in NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-17-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1105: Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) and Nicole Drespel (@nicolemtherese) join the show to discuss PBS' new documentary in which white people unironically talk about the "white experience", the Supreme Court allows Texas abortion clinics to stay open, the Susan G. Komen Foundation accepts $100,000 from a fracking company that, in turn, produced pink drill bits, and Time's piece on 15 terrible guys who discuss why they date women over 30.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL event in NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon!      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-16-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1104: It's #NEWSFAIL release day, so Jamie and Allison thank all the Maniacs for their years of support, and interview some of your favorite guests (we're sorry). Also, a federal judge strikes down the same-sex marriage ban in Alaska and thousands protest in Ferguson.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-14-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1103: Allison and Jamie talk about the #NEWSFAIL release week! Also, SLMPD changes their story that Vonderrit Myers "jumped from the bushes" because there are no bushes in that area, and some Cardinals fans sell "Support Darren WIlson" t-shirts. UKIP leader Nigel Farage makes controversial statements about immigrants with HIV, workers strike at LaGuardia, the sad tale of Gary Webb and how gatekeeper journalists prevent good journalism, and PBS pulls a major #NEWSFAIL.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-13-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1102: Allison and Jamie are joined by UCB's Josh Sharp. St. Louis police officer shoots and kills a black teen, Vonderrick Myers, during a "Pedestrian Check", a man in Oregon has his gun stolen by another man using a gun, Walmart engages in Corporate Socialism (especially when they can pass off employees to Obamacare), and why it's not okay for "allies" to use offensive language about minorities.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-10-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1101: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@johnjfrusciante) to talk about the ninth circuit ruling for marriage equality in Nevada and Idaho, and Aniya Parker, a murdered L.A. trans woman. Plus, a whole lotta #NEWSFAIL from the Courier-Mail (No, it's not acceptable to call trans women those names), CNN (No, Ebola is not ISIS), Fox News (No, we shouldn't close Africa's borders), The Daily Caller (No, those protesters didn't ruin that symphony), and Reason (No, consent isn't that complicated).

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-09-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1100: Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show! John Crawford supporters occupy police station, SCOTUS dodges same-sex marriage, allowing weddings in five more states, and why it's important to remember SSM is just a small part of the fight for equality, Walmart ends health insurance for thousands of workers, Georgia county officials refuse to pay medical bills for toddler burned by SWAT grenade, 7th Heaven's Stephen Collins admits to sexually abusing underage girls, and why you should think critically about your idols.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-08-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1099: Allison and Jamie discuss Rep. Trey Radel, wo voted for drug-testing food stamp recipients getting busted on a cocaine charge, Cecily McMillan returning to court for filming cops, the Vice emails and soft censorship, women at a Texas immigration detention center alleging sexual abuse, Rikers Island announcing it will stop putting teens in solitary confinement, and the horrible story of a high school student who was jailed for nearly three years without trial over accusations of stealing a backpack.

Special guests: Trey Radel, some cop, and a cool guy from Vice

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-07-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1098: Allison and Jamie discuss how Allison is maybe being summoned home by the Dark Lord, followed by updates from Ferguson, Colorado, and the trial of Michael Dunn. Also, a Detroit judge throws out manslaughter charge against a cop who killed a 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones, Homeland is still the most racist show on TV, and Ben Affleck's remarks on Real Time with Bill Maher.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-06-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1097: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@JohnJFrusciante) to discuss subway harassment, an Alabama law that puts pregnant teens on trial, the DoJ probably not pursuing charges against George Zimmerman, and a school in North Dakota comparing girls to "prostitutes" for wearing jeggings.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-03-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1096: Allison and Jamie talk about how stalking is not sexy, despite what Adam Levine thinks. Also, Michael Dunn is unrepentant for killing teenager Jordan Davis, two school shootings happened on the same day mere hours apart, Maniac Mail about the Umbrella revolution and being a clinic escort, and the origins of Republican Baby (we're sorry).

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-02-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1095: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@johnjfrusciante) to vent about open mics, and update the story about The Greatest Photo of All Time. Also, Allison doesn't work well with others, the media is still calling Eric Frein a "survivalist," and a Detroit judge says poor people have no right to clean water.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-01-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1094: Allison and Jamie discuss Colorado teachers calling in sick to support protesting students, the active consent law passing in California, Hong Kong pro-democracy protests, horrifying facts you didn't know about your meat, and the UK and US's very special relationship: best friends until the bitter end.

Special guest: Science's hype man

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-30-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1093: Allison and Jamie discuss how the cop who killed John Crawford was given a "pep talk" on shooting scenarios weeks before the Walmart incident, the Australia Senate passes a law that could criminalize basic reporting, and an NYPD officer is allegedly caught on video throwing a pregnant woman to the ground.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.      

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-27-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1092: Allison and Jamie talk about the John Crawford Walmart shooting video, and a grand jury refusing to indict the white police officer who shot Crawford. Meanwhile, a white dude steals an assault rifle from police and he's alive because white privilege, one of the people involved in a Philly hate crime is the daughter of a police chief, Eric Holder to resign, Tennessee is the next major abortion battleground, the press should never go off-the-record with the president, an innocent young black man named Cameron Tillman is gunned down by Louisiana police. 

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.     

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-26-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1091: Allison and Jamie discuss the ongoing Ferguson protests, issue a correction about the hoax Emma Watson nude photo countdown, give an update on the ACLU filing a lawsuit against Defense Secretary Hagel on behalf of Chelsea Manning for improper gender treatment, and talk about a Pennsylvania mom who gave her daughter the "abortion pill" going to jail, Colorado students' counterprotest to anti-protest curriculum and Ohio students' John Crawford freedom march, and trust in mainstream media plummeting.

Special guest: Mario (he...he won't leave)

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.    

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-25-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1090: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@johnjfrusciante) to discuss why you should be as angry about nude photos Rihanna's stolen n as you were about Jennifer Lawrence's, 102 people being arrested or summoned during the #FloodWallStreet arrests, how Capitalism causes climate change, and the U.S. airstrikes hitting Syria.

Special guests: Styrofoam magnate Carl and Assistant Mario

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.    

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-24-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1089: Allison and Jamie discuss the veteran who stormed the White House, the Sunday news shows ignoring the massive People's Climate march, two black girls were murdered in Florida but the media doesn't seem interested, badass high school students refuse to publish the R-word in their school newspaper, the Scottish independence referendum lost (but only just barely), and an ESPN investigation finds the Baltimore Ravens and the NFL were complicit in misdirection and a scant investigation into the Ray Rice abuse case.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.    

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-23-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1088: Originally aired 6/26/14: Allison and Jamie are joined by guests Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) and CNN’s Chad Burgers to explore the possibility of a partnership between Citizen Radio and CNN. Also, you should probably go follow Will Hines (@willhines) immediately on Twitter. Additionally, they talk about Ben Carson’s homophobia and the fact that major news networks are still listening to Ralph Reed for some reason.

Upcoming live gigs: #NEWSFAIL events in NYC and NJ and #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.   

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-22-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1087: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@johnjfrusciante) and Welcome to Night Vale's Jeffrey Cranor (@happierman) to discuss pizza, ISIS, and Geraldo. Also, Darren Wilson testified before a St. Louis County Grand Jury and politicians never, ever seem to learn about mission creep.

Upcoming live gigs: Rochester, Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.   

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-19-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1086: Allison and Jamie discuss Occupy activists abolishing $3.85 million in student loan debt, the white sharpshooting 'survivalist' who shot two state troopers that you probably never heard about, Philly hate crime suspects reportedly identified by someone on Twitter, and the origins of rape culture: slut-shaming and archaic dress codes.

Upcoming live gigs: Rochester, Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.   

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-18-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1085: Allison and Jamie discuss their mysterious acquaintance Ferdinand, read a sneak peek of #NEWSFAIL, and then stories about a teenager who is facing prison time for a prank involving a Jesus statue, wealthy people in L.A. who refuse to get their kids vaccinated, the FBI's creepy new facial recognition program, and climate change (specifically how the planet just had its warmest August on record). 

Upcoming live gigs: Rochester, Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.   

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-17-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1084: Allison and Jamie discuss Matthew McConaughey's new life on the lam, the largest climate change march ever happening this weekend in NYC, three black women who were harassed by hotel security after being mistaken for sex workers, a federal judge who has also been accused of assaulting his wife, but who has received considerably less media attention than Ray Rice, Fox News' Roger Ailes treating police as his private security, and Emma Sulkowicz receiving help carrying her mattress.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now! Tickets also available for Rochester, Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.  

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-16-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1083: Allison gets mad at a film that's been out for five years, Actress Danièle Watts wrongfully detained after police mistake her for a sex worker, Sam Harris and the other "Atheist Godfathers" need to shut up, Citizen Radio explains the bible, more on Ray and Janay Rice and how the NFL could help domestic violence victims, the man who called into 911 now says John Crawford wasn't aiming the gun at anyone, Obama met privately with journalists before his ISIS speech, and Ed Schultz wants boots on the ground in Syria.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now! Tickets also available for Rochester, Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.  

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-15-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1082: In the first half of the show, Allison and Jamie discuss Jamie's latest video project and THE GREATEST PHOTO OF ALL TIME. Then, Parker Marie Molloy (@ParkerMolloy, parkthatcar.net) joins the show to discuss why she left Thought Catalog, and to give survival tips for trans youth. Also, Ray Rice, Janay Palmer, domestic violence, and why the NFL doesn't care almost half its audience are women.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now! Tickets also available for Rochester, Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.  

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-12-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1081: Please go give us a 5-star review on iTunes! It's a free way to help promote CR. John Frusciante (@JohnJFrusciante) and Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) join the show to discuss the anniversary of 9/11, President Obama announcing he'll pursue airstrikes against ISIS in Syria without Congressional approval, GoFundMe's ongoing awfulness, Andrew Cuomo failing to clear the 2/3 mark even though he vastly outspent his opponent Zephyr Teachout, and a Georgia State Senator complaining that voting is too easy for black people.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now! Tickets also available for Rochester, Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.  

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-11-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1080: Allison and Jamie are joined by UCB improviser Josh Sharp to discuss Beyonce, Ray Rice, domestic violence, and victim-blaming, a Megachurch leader calling women "penis homes," and Capitol Hill interns being paid in snacks.

 

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now! Tickets also available for Rochester, Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

 

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.  

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-10-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1079: Allison and Jamie discuss Leah Finnegan's wonderfully troll-y post "The 100 Worst White Men, ranked", the violence of street harassment, the prosecutor who sent innocent men to death row declaring he's proud to be no "pussy", Detroit's fire departments' soda can alert system, and Harvard confirming what everyone already knows: the class divide is real and it's unsustainable.

Recommended reading: The Pentagon is giving grenade launchers to campus police

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.  

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-09-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1078: Allison and Jamie give some back-to-school advice, then give updates on Ferguson and Daniel Holtzclaw and his shady past, offer some of the latest examples of #Newsfail, and explain why you shouldn't feel bad for enjoying pop culture.

Recommended reading: The Forsaken: A Rising Number of Homeless Gay Teens Are Being Cast Out by Religious Families 

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all. 

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-08-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1077: Allison and Jamie discuss the fast-food strikes that took place in 150 cities, and explain why Steven Greenhouse was wrong to applaud the NYPD. Also, Renisha McBride's killer gets 17 years in prison, and DNA evidence exonerates two men in a North Carolina death row case, which Justice Scalia has cited in the past as an example for why the US still needs the death penalty. Finally, a judge rules that BP is responsible for the Deepwater Horizon disaster and Joe Biden drops by to discuss ISIS.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-05-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1076: Allison and Jamie are joined by John Frusciante (@JohnJFrusciante) to discuss where they were on 9/11, Chuck Todd taking over on Meet the Press, President Obama attending MSNBC host Alex Wagner's wedding, Cee-Lo Green's complete misunderstanding of consent, campuses nationwide reworking their policies on rape, and how some schools are still lagging behind on that issue. Also, the guy from Duck Dynasty declares a holy war on Fox News, and how even though ISIS is very bad, we shouldn't commit genocide in the Middle East.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-04-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1075: Allison and Jamie are joined by John Frusciante (@JohnJFrusciante) to discuss this horrific story from Oklahoma in which a police officer is charged with raping and/or assaulting eight women, and how his supporters are raising money on GoFundMe. Also, they discuss the PUW (Progressive Until Women) crowd, BANISH (anishanishanish) someone for being a bad progressive, explain why the 'slippery slope' argument is bullshit, chat with Hitch Dawkins about 'straw man' arguments, read some Maniac Mail, and shout out the fast-food workers who will be engaging in acts of civil disobedience this Thursday all across the country.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-03-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1074: Allison and Jamie yell at the author of a dumb email, followed by a discussion of victim-blaming following a hacker stealing some celebrity nudes, and two cities in California get rid of armored vehicles, which is great, but pales in comparison to the problem of Stop and Frisk. Plus, Occupy Central kicks ass, police in Chicago refuse to allow a mother to see the body of her child, Camden gets a new police force, and a women's college opens its doors to transgender students.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-02-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1073: Happy Labor Day! Allison and Jamie discuss Allison's amazing superpower, why Jamie will never be on American Ninja Warrior, Grover Norquist at Burning Man, why Kirsten Gillibrand shouldn't be pressured into naming her harassers, a federal judge in Texas halting abortion restrictions that would have closed dozens of clinics, a woman named Maria Fernandes who died in a parking lot as she tried to sleep between working her four jobs, and some members of the Texas National Guard seeking the aid of a food bank because they haven't received paychecks.

Upcoming live gigs: Denver (9/12). Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-01-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1072: Allison and Jamie discuss Elizabeth Warren's terrible foreign policy, Bill O'Reilly claiming white privilege doesn't exist, a shooting range instructor who was shot by a 9-year-old girl firing an Uzi, video footage that shows John Crawford was shot on-sight as he leaned on a toy gun, why mugshots should be illegal, and George Washington University's ex-president blaming rape on drunk women.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC (8/30) and Denver (9/12)! Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-29-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1071: Allison and Jamie tell Josh Barro to calm down over his leg room complaints, explain anti-rape nail polish isn't the answer (and how women are developing products to actually help women), why you should never listen to Bill Kristol, and this school in Illinois is wrong for telling teachers not to talk about Mike Brown. Finally, they yell at ESPN for their stupid Michael Sam coverage.

Special guests: CNN hosts Tad Everyman and Pix Harley, and ESPN hosts Todd Basketball and Chuck Nashville

Upcoming live gigs: NYC (8/30) and Denver (9/12)! Get tickets now!

Remember to pre-order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all.

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-28-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1070: Allison and Jamie discuss how to be a non-asshole atheist, this weird Taco Bell story, Darren Wilson supporters who are awful/raise a ton of money, Mike Brown's funeral and the important of activism momentum, another young black man, Victor White, who has died under suspicious circumstances, Israel bombing a 12-story apartment building, Holocaust survivors signing a letter accusing Israel of genocide, and US surveillance planes are flying over Syria.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC (8/30) and Denver (9/12)! Get tickets now!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-27-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1069: Allison and Jamie obliterate this ridiculous New York Times article that alleges Mike Brown was "no angel," and he —gasp!— drank alcohol, did drugs, and liked rap music, unlike every other teenager in America. Meanwhile, the Times advocates drug decriminalization (for certain people), more shady details about Ferguson's police emerge, Burger King dodges paying taxes, and hundreds turn out to protest the LAPD following the death of Ezell Ford, who was murdered by police.

Special guest: The staff of the New York Times

Upcoming live gigs: NYC (8/30) and Denver (9/12)! Get tickets now!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-26-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1068: Allison and Jamie discuss the latest updates on the Mike Brown tragedy, including the released police report, Darren Wilson's origins, a former officer involved in the beating of a black man in Ferguson being elected to city council, prosecutor  Bob McCulloch refusing to recuse himself, and the cop who screamed "I will fucking kill you" at protesters being suspended. They also talk about Huffpost crowdsourcing a new reporter's salary, Tony Blair advising an autocratic president, and yet another black man (Kejeme Powellbeing killed by police in St. Louis. 

Special guests: Republican baby, Tony Blair, and Bob McCulloch

Upcoming live gigs: NYC (8/30) and Denver (9/12)! Get tickets now!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-25-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1067: Allison and Jamie talk about the latest update in the Eric Garner case, then discuss Richard Dawkins saying it would be "immoral" not to abort if a fetus has Down's Syndrome, and dissect that terrible NY Post column that claims street harassment is a compliment.

Special guests: Mario, Hitch Dawkins, and the worst women in the world.

Kentucky! Come out and support Jamie and John Frusciante at the Southgate House Revival Aug  23 at 8PM! Get tickets here!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-22-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1066: Allison and Jamie discuss an LAPD officer penning a Washington Post op-ed in which he tells people to stop resisting him if they don't want to get hurt, nobody knows how many Americans the police kill each year, and Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) explains why you should delete all your Blue Travelers album.

Kentucky! Come out and support Jamie and John Frusciante at the Southgate House Revival Aug  23 at 8PM! Get tickets here!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-21-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1065: Allison and Jamie discuss 78 people being arrested in Ferguson*, including journalists and a 90-year-old Holocaust survivor and activist, Mo'ne Davis appearing on the cover of Sports Illustrated, the Oakland blockade, the end of the Israel-Palestine ceasefire, and CNN host Rosemary Church asking why Ferguson police aren't using water cannons.

*In the episode, Citizen Radio reports 31 were arrested in Ferguson. This was an early report and the figure is now 78.

Kentucky! Come out and support Jamie and John Frusciante at the Southgate House Revival Aug  23 at 8PM! Get tickets here!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-20-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1064: Allison and Jamie are joined by comedian Sal Gentile (@salgentile) to discuss Publishers Weekly calling #Newsfail "literate" (NBD guys), white people discovering police brutality, Mike Brown's autopsy (and other updates), the Missouri national guard being called into Ferguson (and the White House apparently not being aware of this decision), Amnesty International sending a team to Ferguson, and atheism's role in social justice.

Recommended reading: Jelani Cobb's profile of QT People's Park

Kentucky! Come out and support Jamie and John Frusciante at the Southgate House Revival Aug  23 at 8PM! Get tickets here!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-19-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1063: Allison and Jamie thank Phoenix for being badass, then discuss Gavin McInness' "leave of absence," updates on Ferguson, including Darren Wilson, the officer who killed Mike Brown, the feds ordering an independent autopsy, and the media's obsession with looting when other stuff is happening in Ferguson.

Kentucky! Come out and support Jamie and John Frusciante at the Southgate House Revival Aug  23 at 8PM! Get tickets here!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-18-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1062: Allison and Jamie are joined by John Frusciante (@JohnJFrusciante) to discuss more updates on police violence in Ferguson, including the arrests of journalists, HuffPost Live host's incredibly naive statement, the NYPD police commissioner claiming his organization isn't racist (and the NYPD sending out a memo reminding officers people are allowed to video tape them), and Buzzfeed deleting over 4,000 posts without explanation.

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy!  

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-15-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1061: Allison and Jamie are joined by Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) and John Frusciante (@JohnJFrusciante) to discuss police in Ferguson firing tear gas on protesters standing in their own backyard and police fatally shooting a man in south L.A., whose family members claim was laying down at the time of the shooting.

Special guests: Captain Buzzkill Mcgillicuddy and the LAPD

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy! 

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-14-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1060: Allison and Jamie remember their friend Robin Williams, and then report updates from Ferguson, including how the police declined to speak with an eye witness who claims he saw the police officer shoot Mike Brown, the FBI stepping in to investigate the shooting and the general ineptitude and corruption of Ferguson police, and cops threatening and teargassing protesters and journalists

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-13-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1059: Allison and Jamie discuss the New York Times finally deciding to call torture "torture," the saddest stand-up comedian in all the world, what the U.S. should do about Isis (and why they CIA shouldn't funnel arms to the Kurds), Iraq's PM deploys a massive security force across Baghdad, and updates on Mike Brown, and a sad update about a former Occupy Wall Street activist.

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy! 

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-12-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1058: Allison and Jamie discuss the latest instances of young black men being gunned down by police for the crime of Living While Black, how the police response to the murder of Mike Brown is reminiscent of the 60s, and the various #Newsfail covering the response. Plus, men are furious at the idea of free tampons, there is no such thing as "humanitarian" bombing, and violence is always a part of street harassment.

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy! 

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-11-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1057: Allison and Jamie discuss Jamie's one-year soberversary, addiction, and sobriety. Plus, the NYPD keeps arresting people connected to the Eric Garner video, Ex-MTV VJ Kennedy thinks Libertarians are like 90s alt-rock bands, the government spoils The Intercept's scoop, and more high schoolers dress up as different races and it's — surprise — super bad.

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-08-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1056: Allison and Jamie are joined by Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) to discuss Jared Leto's struggle, Kids in the Hall, doctors in Atlanta receiving threats for treating people infected with Ebola, climate change causing the mysterious Siberian craters, and how most of the "terrorists" on the Watchlist aren't actually terrorists.

Special guest: Jared Leto, Jared Leo, and Matthew McConaughey

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-07-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1055: Allison and Jamie discuss updates from Gaza, including this terrible "Does this war make me look fat?" Israeli op-ed, UK activists shutting down an Israel arms factory, President Obama signing a bill for $225 million in military aid for Israel,  and a UK cabinet minister resigning over the UK government's Gaza policy.

Special guests: Don (the very sad feminist bro), NBC news anchor Rebecca, and Bob Beckel

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-06-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1054: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@JohnJFrusciante) to discuss the anti-homosexuality bill in Uganda being thrown out, contaminated drinking water in Ohio (and how this is a problem in all 50 states), and the NYPD yet again being awful (including harassing and arresting individuals connected to the Eric Garner incident).

Special guests: Gov. Jan Brewer, Drunken Uganda, and the state of Ohio!

ARIZONA! Please come to Phoenix Aug 16th at Playhouse on the Park to see Jamie and John do progressive comedy!

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-05-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1053: Allison and Jamie discuss President Obama admitting the CIA "tortured some folks," and saying he has complete confidence in CIA chief John Brennan even though the CIA hacked Senate computers and Brennan lied while under oath. Plus, a Times of Israel contributor calls for genocide and Esquire profiles Dr. Willie Parker, one of two doctors who travels to Mississippi to provide abortion care.

Special guest: President Obama

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-04-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1052: Allison and Jamie read mail from a badass Maniac and offer some advice to activists, the Detroit water department is placed in the mayor's hands, more #Newsfail on Gaza, Israel's ongoing war crimes, and David Frum's 100% totally reliable source.

 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-01-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1051: Allison and Jamie are joined by Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) to discuss sexist scenarios that women face at work and the star of Wonder Woman's pro-IDF Facebook message.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_07-31-14.mp3
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Episode #1050: Allison and Jamie discuss how Michelle Goldberg and Richard Dawkins are awful (but you already knew that), polling that reveals white Americans are more likely to support Israel's siege in Gaza, and a Washington Post op-ed that advocates war crimes. Also, they read Maniac Mail on fat-shaming and fat activism.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_07-30-14.mp3
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Episode #1049: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@JohnJFrusciante) to discuss Meet the Press' #Newsfails about Gaza and pot decriminalization, more updates on Gaza, and a majority of young people think Israel's siege on Gaza is unjustified.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_07-29-14.mp3
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