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  • Ep 245 Ferguson and Chuck Gregory's Very Bad Product

    15 August 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    We discuss Sarah Palin, Ferguson, the "loss" of David Gregory for Chuck Todd? and why Fox News is ready to show us some Pandas. After the music, Bible Bitch deals with a sad news week. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 244 Executive (dis)Function

    8 August 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Back to school! And what about Congressional Fail? Or is the fail deliberate? Plus Science Fiction University takes on Time Travel. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 243 Who Gets To Be Alpha Teabagger?

    1 August 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Ted Cruz takes over the Republican House; Chuck Todd goes all Both Sides; No Labels is outed as an ineffectual vanity project; plus Bible Bitch and Science Fiction University. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 242 Dear Abby (Huntsman)

    25 July 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    OOPS: Please note: There's an extra fifteen minutes of empty air at the END of this week's podcast. Technical error, does not affect the whole show, but when we say goodbye at around 1:15 it's over! Thanks.…
  • Ep 241 Love More For Every Hate

    18 July 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    It's been a tough week. Refugees from Central America, war in Gaza, and the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines 17 -- not to mention the stupidity of Congress (for instance Louie. Gohmert.) and the culpability of the media (David Gregory talking about "The…
  • Ep 240 Where's the Pro-Choice Conga Line?

    11 July 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Blue Gal gets an invitation to a "women's event" by her Republican Congressman. Will hilarity ensue? And Science Fiction University looks at Golden Age Authors and religion. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 239 Stop "Harvesting" Voters

    4 July 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    A listener takes us to task on the issue of White Privilege, and we talk Thad Cochran, Hobby Lobby, and Murietta California's Ugly Americans. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com (Please note that Science Fiction University and Bible B*tch are off for the…
  • Ep 238.5 CORRECTED. Disney and the Pharisees

    27 June 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Audio on earlier podcast was corrupted and the opening music was dangerously loud. Bible B*tch discusses the religious right, we talk Disneyworld vs. the middle class, and science fiction and the nature of man. Also Science Fiction University. More at…
  • Ep 237 Why is Dick Cheney on My Tee Vee?!?

    20 June 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Not all of the answers are obvious. Also, Science Fiction University. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 236 Cantor Loses and Lincoln's a Hippie

    13 June 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Why are we happy? After all, Brat won. Also more rebranding of the GOP again and still, Bible Bitch goes after the NRA and Science Fiction University after the music. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 235 You Mean We Clean Up the Planet for Nothing?

    6 June 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    The Bergdahl "controversy" and the EPA regulations prove the GOP is nothing but a giant reflex machine. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 234 #YesAllWomen, #YesAllMadMen

    30 May 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Mitch McConnell, Cliven Bundy, and Michael Grimm walk into a bar, and Blue Gal talks Bible Bitch and #YesAllWomen. Plus after the music "You're Watching It Wrong With Driftglass" on the season finale of Mad Men.
  • Ep 233 Mad Men and the White America Brand Problem

    23 May 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    "White America" is a brand, according to Driftglass. Note that there may be "Mad Men" spoilers in this podcast. Also Science Fiction University. More at Professional Left.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 232 Slow News is Good News (for Podcasts)

    16 May 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    On a slow news week all the crazy stuff comes to the surface (and we didn't even get to talk about the Idaho debate). Plus, we get to talk about our pet topics. BG does Bible Bitch, and DG does manufacturing employment and science fiction university. More…
  • Ep 231 - "A Great Point If It Were True"

    9 May 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Eric Bolling rewrites the calendar, Joe Scarborough beats up hippies. Driftglass and Blue Gal respond. Also Obamacare helps hospital patients and Alabama gets punished for their immigrant hate. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 230 That's What The Money is For!

    2 May 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    We discuss the money that corrupts people like Donald Sterling, read two of your letters on family and faith, and there’s also Science Fiction University. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 229 Fox News? Enough.

    25 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Bluegal has had it with the Bundys. And Driftglass wonders why Andrew Sullivan gets to call himself a blogger. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 228 Stop Pretending

    18 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    On what has traditionally been called "Blog Against Theocracy" weekend, Blue Gal argues that her fellow Christians should stop it with the legislation of religion and get right with God or whatever. Plus Arianna Huffington and David Brooks start thinking…
  • Ep 227 The Ayn Rand Musical

    11 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    We discuss a contest to name the Ayn Rand Musical (which is really a thing) and also the World of Work. Colbert gets hired, the kissing congressman's girlfriend gets fired, and we recorded this podcast before Kathleen Sebelius could quit. (The second half of…
  • Ep 226 The Corrupt Supremes and 'Workers are People, My Friend”

    4 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    The horrible Supreme Court decision, where we Progressives go from here, and labor relations when workers aren’t “people.” More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 225 Don't Ever Interview Newt Gingrich in a Wig

    28 March 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    A week when the 24 hour news cycle let all the Chickenhawks on the air because controversy. Chris Hayes learns a valuable lesson about crazy women from Americans for Prosperity, and we round up the week with another audio Science Fiction University. More at…
  • Ep 224 Obamacare and Zombies

    21 March 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    We discuss Bill Kristol, our Medicaid saga, and Zombie books. Plus, Science Fiction University takes your philosophical and gossip questions. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 223: Abraham Lincoln, RINO

    14 March 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Lincoln was a Republican in name only. Also denialism hits ACA beneficiaries hard, and why whould the Congressional Progressive Caucus even FLOAT a budget? More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 222 CPAC, Rachel Maddow, and "Lindsey Graham for President"?

    7 March 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Driftglass wonders why Lindsey Graham isn't running for President. CPAC panels on parade, and why we can't have a real conversation on TV about war, hunger, and corruption. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 221 Framing the (Money) Debate

    28 February 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Free trips for members of Congress? And in Science Fiction University we remember Harold Ramis. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 220 Flyover Country Liberals

    21 February 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    We discuss flyover country, the VW union vote, and how ACA has become the Missouri Compromise of the 21st Century. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 219 What We Love: Unions, Liberals, Science Fiction

    14 February 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Happy Valentine's Day! More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 218 The Media Malpractice Edition

    7 February 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    h/t Paul Krugman on The Colbert Report for the title. Media malpractice in hiring Bill Kristol, fearing Chris Christie, mis-reading the CBO report, and negating the importance of facts. All in one week. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 217 State of the Union - "Poor and Proud"

    31 January 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    We react to the State of the Union without getting tossed off a balcony. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 216 Glenn Beck's Apology Tour?

    24 January 2014, 12:00 pm by: Driftglass and Blue Gal

    Glenn Beck apologizes and Morning Joe gives him a tongue bath. Why conservatives can't argue facts. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com

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