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  • Ep 299 All Trump, All The Time.

    Fri 12:00pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Only the tragic shooting of young journalists on camera interrupts the media's Trump Ratings Addiction. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 298 UPDATED Work, Bernie, Black Lives Matter

    Aug 21, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    The work life balance doesn't exist to corporations. Bernie Sanders teaches jounalism to journalists. And Hillary has a difficult convo with #BLM. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com NOTE: Technical difficulties truncated an earlier upload of the podcast
  • Ep 297 Stranger than Fiction

    Aug 14, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Donald Trump, Erick Erickson, and Roger Ailes are all rewriting history with a completely unconvincing plot. More at professionalleft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 296 The First GOP Debate and #JonVoyage

    Aug 7, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We discuss the first GOP debate and the last episode with Jon Stewart. Also Obama punches back on the Iran Deal, and in Science Fiction University, a quiz on comets and a query: Would you give up Cable TV to fix Cable News?
  • Ep 295 Is Cecil the Lion a Proxy War?

    Jul 31, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Cecil the Lion - Environmental crime and misplaced rage. Why is Ron Fournier's job MORE protected than Cecil? More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 294 The Obama Coalition Without Obama

    Jul 24, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Netroots Nation 15 shows the Obama Coalition adjusting to life without a President Obama. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 293 Liars, Damn Liars, and @Lawrence

    Jul 17, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We discuss Planned Parenthood and the faked video, Lawrence O'Donnell and Donald Trump, and David Brooks white-splaining Ta-Nehisi Coates. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 292 You Are Not Watching The News

    Jul 10, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and Tom Brokaw walk into a bar. What’s on the saloon's TV is a news-like product, but it is not news. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 291 Catch-Up Episode

    Jul 3, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    So much news happened last Friday we had to expand our podcast this week to fit it all in. Update on Junior Dude's meds, Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality, Obama's eulogy, plus this week's political news. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 290: Can We Haz Single Payer Now, Too

    Jun 26, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    A great week for liberals. But mixed with personal stuggle and pain for Charleston. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com. (This podcast recorded before the Supreme Court decision on Marriage Equality - woo hoo!)
  • Ep 289: Charleston Shootings and USA Racism

    Jun 19, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    The Charleston shootings were White supremacist racism. Also Donald Trumpism, and TPP is about corporate power. More at professionalleft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 288 Oh my god! Chuck Todd!

    Jun 12, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Chuck Todd gives an extraordinary interview about his experience in the media. And John Thune tells the biggest lie on Twitter ever? Please note Sci Fi University is about horror films and includes violent audio. More at professionalleft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 287 Die with the Lie

    Jun 5, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    The GOP will do anything to not admit error re Iraq and the economy. Notice Hillary Clinton is not doing this. Both Sides Don't. More at professionalleft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 286 The Moral Conversation

    12:00pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Moral conversations must involve issues of povertyand injustice. Who gets to lie? Who gets to decide what a “moral conversation” looks like? More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com..
  • Ep 285 That Square in Baghdad Named Bush

    May 22, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Finally litigating the Iraq War! Thanks Jebya! More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 284 The Chickens Come Home To Roost

    May 15, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    This week marked codas on Mad Men, Obamacare, media lies, and Jeb Bush. (This episode recorded before the Senate’s turnaround on TPP.) More at professionalleft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 283 Teacher Depreciation Week

    May 8, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Teachers treated like dirt; Pamela Geller gets her war on. And in Science Fiction University, what three books would go with you in The Time Machine? More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 282 Baltimore Rises Up and Bernie Runs

    May 1, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Bernie Sanders is running, Baltimore is burning, and media is failing. Bible Bitch goes full Driftglass, and Science Fiction University is about sex robots. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 281 Lord of the Flies in the Ointment

    Apr 24, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    HIllary starts a fifty state strategy, and we have no idea what Ted Cruz is talking about. Also, in a world without Republicans, would Barack Obama be a Republican? More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 280 Marco! Rubio! Also Hillary.

    Apr 17, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    And Driftglass is mostly serious about drafting Glenn Greenwald for President. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 279 The Razor in the Apple

    Apr 10, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Why the media can't "blame" anyone for government and societal failures. Hint: It's Money. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 278 The Time Machine

    Apr 3, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We travel back to Rick Perlstein's Nixon/Reagan book (same as it ever was), deal with Indiana and fundy denialism (same as it ever was) and talk a bit about our courtship (still going strong). More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 277 Ted Cruz and GOP Tribalism

    Mar 26, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    "Respecting" Republican evangelicals, the real story behind the human trafficking bill, and thanks to Charlie Pierce. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com
  • Ep 276 Aaron Schock, Buh Bye!

    Mar 20, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We bid buh bye to totally-not-gay Congressman Aaron Schock, and wonder over the crazy at Ted Cruz and Rick Santorum events. What's the deal with Tom Friedman? And more at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 275 The Letter, Layoffs, and the Ladies!!!

    Mar 13, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    #47Traitors write a letter and step in it again, Driftglass gets laid off (and we lose our insurance again), and the GOP has a women problem again. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 274 But Did Hillary Email Bibi?

    Mar 6, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Ben Carson not pure enuf! Hillary’s Email not official enuf! Rand Paul doesn't clap for Bibi enuf! But Jeb Bush has enuf monees. For now. And Ferguson has plenty of racism. Plus Science Fiction University plays 21 Questions. More at…
  • Ep 273 Serial Liars and Winning Progressives

    Feb 27, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Democrats are winning on DHS funding, the media acknowledges that BIll O’Reilly is a serial liar, and progressives even get a Keystone veto and (after we recorded this podcast) net neutrality. A round up of Illinois primary results, Chicago and downstate…
  • Ep 272 May I Have My “Opinion”?

    Feb 20, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We discuss conservatives who think spouting hate and then hiding behind “my opinion” is political debate. Rudy Giuliani and Dinesh d'Souza go full bigot, and Jeb Bush hires all the Bush 43 foreign policy team. More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com.
  • Ep 271 Jon Stewart, Brian Williams, and Us

    Feb 13, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    What's the real story is when Brian Williams leaves for six months and Jon Stewart leaves forever? Bible Bitch reads a found poem about Elizabeth Warren, and in Science Fiction University, Driftglass geeks out about Better Call Saul. More at…
  • Ep 270 Prayer Breakfasts, Blasphemy, and Aaron Schock

    Feb 6, 2015, 12:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We discuss religion, secular prescriptions from David Brooks, Blasphemy from Stephen Fry, the Book of Job, and then Driftglass lets it rain down on Glenn Greenwald (briefly). More at ProfessionalLeft.blogspot.com