Citizen Radio (general)

Epispde #43

Citizen Radio spends this last hour from Edinburgh with comic Robin Ince! First, a brief recap of the week including the news about Ted Kennedy dying.

Read all about Kennedy's career-long battle for universal healthcare coverage at Allison's blog (http://trueslant.com/allisonkilkenny/2009/08/26/ted-kennedy-health-care-reform-is-the-cause-of-my-life/)

Then, Allison and Jamie talk with Robin about media, comedy, atheism, and shopping malls.

Next week, Citizen Radio is back in the states. Tune in for some amazing upcoming guests including: Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Janeane Garofalo, Matt Taibbi, Jeremy Scahill, Glenn Greenwald, Amy Goodman, and many more…

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-02-09.mp3
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Episode #42

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #42!

Today on the show from the Edinborough Fringe Festival ...

Wanna be a liberal? Stop buying Republican!

J&A discuss American Terrorists, the Super Rich not being as super rich but still being super rich and Blackwater!
Finally music from both Gavin Osborn (http://www.myspace.com/gavinosborn) and the wonderful Tim Minchin! (http://www.timminchin.com/)    

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-26-09.mp3
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Episode #41

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #41!

Today on the show...

Strawberry Fields Forever and Secret Detention!
Death Panels - US Conservatives demonising UK's NHS as socialised healthcare and spreading lies about it.
Jamie talks about meeting a couple of young, drunk scotsmen who surprisingly turn out to treat Jamie differently because he isn't gay.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-19-09.mp3
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Episode #40

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #40!

Today on the show...

Interview with comedy legend Richard Herring, a British comedian and writer best known for his double act with Stewart Lee and a host of live one-man comedy shows. http://www.richardherring.com/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-12-09.mp3
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Episode #39

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #39!

Today on the show...

Broadcasting from Amsterdam, discussions including about the gay pride parade and healthcare!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_08-05-09.mp3
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Episode #38

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #38!

Today on the show...

While Jamie was away doing something comedy related Allison was getting some awesome interviews.  First off she chats with healthcare whistleblower Wendell Potter (http://wendellpotter.com/), followed by an interview with Remote Area Medical's Stan Brock (http://www.ramusa.org/about/stanbrock.htm)

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_07-29-09.mp3
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Episode #37

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #37!

Today on the show...

Jamie is in London!

Ying Yang episode!  Ying: Jamie performing Old Rope Stand-Up!  Yang: Allison interviews Jeffrey Deskovic, the man who served 16 years in prison for a murder and rape he didn't commit.  And guess which judge his case came across at one point?  Sonia Sotomayor! Small world.  http://www.jeffreydeskovicspeaks.org/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_07-22-09.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

Episode #36

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #36!

Today on the show...

Bonvoyage episode before Jamie heads to the UK!

But first...the unfunny but totally real headlines!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_07-15-09.mp3
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Episode #35

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #35!

Today on the show...

Sarah Palin retires from her position as governer of Alaska!
A&J talks about Jamie's little brother David!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_07-08-09.mp3
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Episode #34

Welcome to another episode of Citizen Radio and to the old days of being hosted on BreakThru Radio!  Here, for your listening, viewing, whatevering pleasure, is episode #34!

Today on the show...

Another Republican moral crusader against gay marriage is found fucking a mistress.
What colour should Allison set her Twitter avatar to for the war in Iraq?  Important question goddammit!
And finally, Jamie and Allison's In Memoriam!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_07-01-09.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:30am EDT