Citizen Radio

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.   

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_09-18-14.mp3
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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
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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
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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.  

 

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_09-15-14.mp3
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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.  

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_09-12-14.mp3
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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
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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
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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
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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. 

 

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_09-08-14.mp3
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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
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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.

 

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_09-04-14.mp3
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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
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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
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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.

 

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_09-01-14.mp3
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