Citizen Radio

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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Episode #1196: Allison and Jamie discuss Robert Durst, The Walking Dead, and some music theory, California has about one year of water left, Brazil's right-wing demonstrations, President Obama laughs off the drug decriminalization question (again), Israel's Netanyahu appeals to the far-right pre-election, McDonald's sues Seattle to stop minimum wage increase while workers across the country complain of widespread burns and injuries, and NYPD implements an expensive system to detect gun noises in real time that previously had a failure rate of 93 percent

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-18-15.mp3
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Episode #1195: Allison and Jamie discuss Allison's stress dreams, the alleged Ferguson shooter says he was not targeting police, Planet Fitness stands by a trans woman, only a band of white dudes would call themselves "Black Pussy," Canadians protest anti-terrorism legislation and Prime Minister Harper makes some very ignorant comments about the niqab and moderate Muslims, Georgia parents object to their child's school project that includes a picture of a lynching, Utah lawmakers vote to bring back the firing squad for executions, and Maniac Mail about doctors who refuse to surgically sterilize. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-17-15.mp3
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Episode #1194: Allison and Jamie offer some advice to a Maniac who wants to live on the road (including how it is of paramount importance to avoid Werner Herzog in the wild), NYPD edits Wikipedia pages containing police brutality, NYPD's Bratton says he needs more cops to fight ISIS, black women arrested and detained after they were accused of using a stolen credit card, and Rudy Giuliani says he wishes President Obama was more like Bill Cosby.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-16-15.mp3
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Episode #1193: Allison and Jamie explain why it's not a good idea to have your black boyfriend pretend arrested in order to ask him to prom, Sen. Tom Cotton took $1 million from Bill Kristol's 'Emergency Committee for Israel', another SAE member exhibits racist behavior (it's almost like racism is systemic), Morning Joe's hosts blame rappers for SAE's racism (and Mika's weak sauce walk-back), mugshots are state coercion, no, Venezuela is not an extraordinary threat, especially considering U.S. history overthrowing democratic governments in South America while supporting the worst human rights violators, and several Ferguson officials have resigned but that won't cure institutional racism.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-13-15.mp3
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Episode #1192: Allison and Jamie discuss how the SAE racist video was not an isolated event, CBS victim-blames Tony Robinson, a naked, black mentally ill man was shot and killed by Atlanta police, Tom Cotton's letter to Iran is dumb but liberals should stop threatening their political enemies with jail, the Secret Service's night drone tests, all Alberta schools must now allow gay-straight alliances, one suspect in Russia's Nemtsov's murder blows himself up while another suspect was allegedly tortured into confessing, and Albuquerque police encrypt videos before releasing them

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-12-15.mp3
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Episode #1191: Allison has some (spoiler-free) thoughts on so many people thinking The Walking Dead's Daryl Dixon is gay, Sen. Lindsay Graham doesn't use email, Wisconsin's Attorney General has asked the State Assembly to allocate more funds to investigate an officer killing Tony Robinson, Florida banned state workers from using the phrase "climate change," Sony is planning a male-centric Ghostbusters remake because women literally can't have anything, university closes a racist Oklahoma frat's chapter (the same frat where a Haitian-American pledge was hazed to death)

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-11-15.mp3
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Episode #1190: Allison and Jamie offer advice on veganism and comedy, shout-out to affordable tuition/Black Lives Matter protesters arrested for blocking a highway in California, the bigger Brian Williams scandal, Minnesota raised taxes on the rich two years ago and the world has not ended, David Petraeus leaked classified information and only faces a year in jail because he's powerful, Ringling Bros. finally decides to get rid of its cruel elephant act, ISIS are a bunch of assholes, and even the drunk guy at White Castle is aware of white privilege. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-10-15.mp3
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