Citizen Radio

Episode #1275: Caitlyn Jenner's moving ESPY Arthur Ashe Award for Courage speech, TLC officially cancels the Duggars, federal officials want access to encrypted emails and texts on private devices, Andy Cohen calls Amandla Stenberg "Jackhole of the day" for rightly criticizing Kylie Jenner's cornrows, mystery surrounds death of Sandra Bland, a young black woman, in Texas jail, more Maniac Mail, and does saving an animal's life make you a good Samaritan or a terrorist?

Reminder: Jamie has gigs this week TONIGHT Burlington 7/17 and TOMORROW New Hampshire 7/18!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-17-15.mp3
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Episode #1274: Jamie likes slam poetry again, NYPD union head calls Eric Garner settlement "obscene," unarmed Mississippi man dies after 20-minute police chokehold while telling cops he "can't breathe," former Reddit CEO writes that Ellen Pao was the one stopping Reddit from shutting down hate sub-forums (whoops), Scott Walker calls the concept of a minimum wage "lame," and says the Boy Scouts' ban on gay adults "protected children," study reveals "overwhelming majority" of women do not regret their abortions, Planned Parenthood is not selling aborted fetal parts, and Maniac Mail about selling out

Reminder: Jamie has gigs this week FRIDAY Burlington 7/17 and SATURDAY New Hampshire 7/18!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-16-15.mp3
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Episode #1273: Shout-out to Pluto, Maniac Mail about sobriety, Tennessee has a Nathan Bedford Forrest Day, Eric Garner case is settled by NYC for $5.9 million, Iran nuclear deal, and a top Reddit engineer quits saying ousted CEO Ellen Pao was set up to fail 

Reminder: Jamie has gigs this week FRIDAY Burlington 7/17 and SATURDAY New Hampshire 7/18!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-15-15.mp3
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Episode #1272: The surprising progressivism of Magic Mike XXL and sexism in Minions, an earthquake will destroy a substantial part of the northwest (the question is when), the meeting between Greece's Tsipras and creditors has been compared to "mental waterboarding," Scott Walker is running for president, NYC is planning to eliminate bail for many non-violent offenders as the NYPD dabbles in "predictive policing," the bystander effect and why some people don't stop rape when it's happening, and Colorado's teen birth rate fell by 40 percent thanks to a free contraception program

Reminder: Jamie has gigs this week FRIDAY Burlington 7/17 and SATURDAY New Hampshire 7/18!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-14-15.mp3
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Episode #1271: The tragic tale of Penny and the tiny vest, David Frum accuses Serena Williams of using steroids, Dr. Willie Parker, Mississippi's last abortion doctor, is a hero, Confederate flag taken down from South Carolina Statehouse, Amy Winehouse and the gendering of martyrdom, Greek government agrees to more cuts following vote in which austerity was overwhelmingly rejected by citizens, Jeb Bush says Americans need to work longer hours even though they already work longer hours than the rest of the industrialized world, Baltimore's mayor fires the police commissioner, and remember when cops said gangs planned to join forces during the Baltimore uprising? Surprise, surprise, it wasn't true. Also, Eric Holder returns to a corporate law firm that lobbies for big banks, and Ferguson's shady court system just got a major reform (thanks, protesters!)

Reminder: Jamie has gigs this week in Burlington 7/17 and New Hampshire 7/18!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-13-15.mp3
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Episode #1270: NYSE, WSJ, and United Airlines are all broken, Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to giving Quaaludes to women, MSNBC's Joe Scarborough asks why Florida State quarterback De'Andre Johnson thought he could get away with punching a "blonde woman"?, the U.S. death toll by fireworks in a 24-hour period far exceeds the U.S. death toll by ISIS and Ebola combined, and Muslim groups fundraise to restore black churches and "support victims of arson." Reminder: Jamie's North Carolina show is TONIGHT at DSI Comedy. TICKETS HERE

Special guest: Bane

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-9-15.mp3
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Episode #1269: Allison and Jamie are the people who like True Detective season 2 (sssorry), South Carolina Senate votes to remove the Confederate flag, NYPD accused of destroying evidence showing cops issued bogus summonses to meet quota, residents of Highland Park (near Detroit) face $11,000 water bills, and Maniac Mail about sobriety. Reminder: Jamie's North Carolina show is TOMORROW at DSI Comedy. TICKETS HERE

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-8-15.mp3
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Episode #1268: Greece rejects more austerity in referendum on bailout deal, while citizen-run health clinics, food centers, kitchens and legal aid hubs have sprung up to fill the gaps left by austerity, huge pay discrepancies between the U.S. men's and women's FIFA teams even though the women just won the World Cup, Newsweek claims corporate America propelled same-sex marriage as conservatives in Canada hijack the "T" in LGBT for "Tory," Maniac Mail about using substances to soothe nerves during stand-up comedy, man admits to plotting to massacre Muslims but a judge frees him anyway, and a dude thought it would be cool to walk around a mall with an assault rifle while wearing a kevlar vest because white privilege 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-7-15.mp3
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Episode #1267: Maniac Mail about becoming a progressive and fucked up Australian politics (including the Australian Border Force Act that could jail immigration detention center workers for two years if they disclose information about the facilities), Charleston church shooter's sister takes down fundraising page for her wedding, Greece votes on bailout referendum and let's remember there was a time when Germany needed help from the world to rebuild after World War II and one of its creditors was Greece, the racist backlash to Serena Williams, UK school bans short skirts because they're "distracting" to male teachers and pupils, and Whole Foods CEOs admit to over-changing customers (shocker)

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-6-15.mp3
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Episode #1266: Big thanks to new members! Jeb Bush blames Baltimore and Ferguson uprisings on mentorless youth, the opposite claim of a DOJ report that faults the police response to Ferguson protests, Maniac Mail about how to start becoming politically engaged, former Baltimore cop exposes his department's corruption on Twitter, white Americans are the biggest threat in the U.S. and your furniture is more likely to kill you than a Muslim extremist since 9/11, Bernie Sanders draws a huge crowd in Wisconsin, and Ikea's minimum wage increase was so successful they're doing it again

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-3-15.mp3
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