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  • Can Senate Democrats prevent disaster?

    House Republicans continue to point the finger at President Obama for the government shutdown. However, Senate Democrats are moving forward with a plan to prevent economic disaster. According to the New York Times, rather than waiting for the Tea Party to come to their senses, Democratic leaders in the upper chamber will present a debt ceiling increase proposal this week.

  • Daily Topics - Monday October 7th, 2013

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    Hour One: The Taliban has finally shutdown America

    Hour Two: Why should Obama negotiate with terrorists? Nick Gillespie, Reason

    Hour Three: Kings, warlords and theocrats have no place in America

  • How much damage can SCOTUS do in one term?

    Our government is still shut down, but that won't stop the kings and queens of America from holding court. This week, the Supreme Court begins their new session, and the docket looks like a Republican wish list of laws they'd love to see overturned. On Tuesday, the justices will hear oral arguments in McCutcheon v. FEC, which is another challenge to campaign contribution limits.

  • Daily Topics - Friday October 4th, 2013

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    Anything Goes Friday

    Hour One: Brunch With Bernie - Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) takes your calls

    Hour Two: Are the banksters looting YOUR pension fund? Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone Magazine

  • Who's really winning in the government shutdown?

    The real dangers of this government shutdown are becoming clear, but Republicans just want to keep up their political game. On Thursday, we found out that the Capital Police, who stopped a potentially-dangerous situation at the White House, will soon see their pay disappear. In Gulf Coast states, thousands of FEMA workers are furloughed, even as Tropical Storm Karen is expected to become a hurricane.

  • Daily Topics - Thursday October 3rd, 2013

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    Hour One: Is Obamacare the GOP's Waterloo?

    Hour Two: Is it un-American or un-Christian to threaten to takeover America by force? Pastor Rick Joyner, Morning Star Ministries / Plus, Geeky Science - America...all fracked up

  • Americans understand real compromise. This is not it.

    It's the third day of the government shutdown, and Congress appears no closer to a resolution. President Obama and Senate Democrats continue to call for a clean government funding bill, and Tea Party Republicans are still holding our nation hostage with a long list of demands. All the while, Republican leaders claim that the shutdown is the democrats' fault for being unwilling to negotiate.

  • Daily Topics - Wednesday October 2nd, 2013

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    Hour One: Obama should take a lesson from Reagan...

    Hour Two: Why millenials are screwed - David Rehr, PhD

    Hour Three: There is no tea party...only a collection of billionaires

  • Don't believe the Obamacare hype!

    You wouldn't know it by listening to right-wing media, but Obamacare is off to a great start. On the first day of open enrollment, millions of Americans around our nation visited online marketplaces, and tens of thousands of people created accounts. The overwhelming demand for information did leave several sites running slowly, but overall, the first day of the Affordable Care Act was a huge success.

  • Will the Tea Party bullies back down?

    For the first time in 17 years, our government is officially shut down. Just hours before the midnight deadline, the House Republicans passed a third government funding proposal, which included another absurd attempt to undermine Obamacare. As expected, the Senate rejected that version, and called on the House to pass a clean continuing resolution.

What happens in a musician's brain when they play a song?

Let's get geeky on music. Ever wonder what's happening in a musician's brain when they're actually playing a song?

What about when a musician starts improvising - starts playing music directly "off the cuff"?

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