Citizen Radio

Episode #1206: Allison and Jamie discuss the latest terrifying incident of "swatting" and wonder whatever happened to harmless pranks, Jamie Foxx's transphobic joke, a woman was held in a psych ward for eight days for her true claim that President Obama follows her on Twitter, an Arizona lawmaker wants church attendance to be mandatory (we're on to you, Jan), a homeless man in California was beaten by a "homeless ambassador" and then charged with seven misdemeanors, the DOJ finds Philadelphia police shot 59 unarmed suspects in seven years, and Michael Jackson allegedly used to prank call Russell Crowe All. The. Time.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_04-01-15.mp3
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Episode #1205: Allison and Jamie discuss that terrible Deadline article that claims "ethnics" on TV might be "too much of a good thing," and updates on the University of Oregon story where a woman who protested UO accessing a rape victim's therapy records claims she's been fired, CEO who compared the Austin piñata store owners to cockroaches has been fired, woman sues Planet Fitness for not letting her be transphobic, abortions cannot be undone, a Wisconsin judge strikes down abortion restrictions, and an Indiana woman is found guilty of feticide and child neglect after allegedly using abortion drugs to terminate her pregnancy.

Special guests: A very uncomfortable Mario and Bane and a jubilant Jan Brewer

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-31-15.mp3
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Episode #1204: Allison and Jamie give a big ol' shout-out to the Arizona Maniacs, Jamie wants to be a country music star, updates on the Germanwings crash, Indiana's "Right to Discriminate" bill, and Detroit cops violently beat a black man during a traffic stop.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-30-15.mp3
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Episode #1203: Allison and Jamie offer condolences on the recent tragedy, Germanwings crash and the media's definition of "terrorism," a masked intruder vandalizes Mississippi's last abortion clinic, fraternities have their own lobby that fights campus rape investigations, an NYPD officers threatens his girlfriend with a gun and says, "I will fucking kill you," and an LAPD officer, from the same unit that shot a homeless man, detains and tickets a reporter.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-27-15.mp3
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Episode #1202: Allison and Jamie explain why it's important to discuss Ted Cruz entering the 2016 presidential race (for example the massively perfect hypocrisy of Cruz going on Obamacare after losing his wife's Goldman Sachs healthcare coverage), highly recommended viewing: John Oliver's segment on municipal fines AKA debtors' prison, and surprise! Another Christian terrorist.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-26-15.mp3
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Episode #1201: Allison and Jamie discuss Ted Cruz entering the 2016 Presidential race, Indiana House okays controversial "license to discriminate" bill, Israel spied on Iran nuclear talks with U.S., Utah enacts firing squads as backup execution method, Yemen descends into chaos (so much for being a shining example of War on Terror success), it's not up to Mo'ne Davis to be your "perfect victim," and Maniac Mail about self-care.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-25-15.mp3
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Episode #1200: Allison and Jamie discuss how Starbucks baristas will no longer write "Race Together" on cups, University of Virginia protesters say the Martese Johnson beating is only the tip of the iceberg, the growing conversation that frats should be banned, President Obama and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's chilly relationship doesn't really matter if policy doesn't change, President Obama says he should have closed Guantanamo "on the first day," this think piece about tipping is one of the worst things you will ever read, and Target raises the minimum wage to $9/hour

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-24-15.mp3
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Episode #1199: Allison and Jamie give a shout-out to everyone who came out to Jamie's Philly show, then discuss Nestle bottling water in the heart of California drought country, the San Francisco church that sprayed homeless people with water sprinklers says they will take down the system, Mall of America security catfished Black Lives Matter protesters, transgender rights activists stop traffic in California, the guys who tore down a family-owned piñata business in Austin also tried to monetize Wikipedia, Eric Garner grand jury will remain secret, someone at the NYPD favorably edited a white supremacist Wikipedia page, Penn State frat member defends photos of naked, unconscious women as "satire," and the army is investigating "Racial Thursdays" at a unit.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-23-15.mp3
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Episode #1198: Philly! Tonight! Jamie jams with his old English teacher (and tells jokes)! Also, Allison and Jamie discuss the Joint List, a coalition of Arab parties that performed well in Israel's election, securing 13 seats and finishing third, James O'Keefe allegedly tried to bait protesters with a "kill cops" script, the suspect in an Arizona shooting spree is a white supremacist skinhead, one of the New York Times' new op-ed contributors has a history with racist publications, Penn State frat may be charged with criminal felonies for posting naked photos of unconscious women on a private Facebook page, and a San Francisco church installs a water system to chase away homeless people—just like Jesus would have!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-20-15.mp3
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Episode #1197: Allison and Jamie play Game of Celebrities, Starbucks has a very dumb idea to fix racism in America, Benjamin Netanyahu wins reelection, Jeffrey William's lawyer says police beat his client and would not permit him to take photos of the injuries, California passes some weak water regulations (here is a list of ideas that might actually make an impact), the privately run Texas prison that was taken over by inmates has been shut down and the prisoners have been relocated, Austin landlords demolished a piñata store for SXSW and called the Mexican tenants "roaches," Rep. Aaron Schock resigns, and a black mother in the Bronx calls the NYPD to teach her son that stealing is wrong, but cops end up verbally and physically abusing her, arrest her, and take away her children for four months.

Special guest: An extra sad Sad Bane

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-19-15.mp3
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