Tag: LIVE

Feb 21

Long live the Jersey tomato

Food corporations and their academic cohorts keep trying to “make” an industrial tomato to rival Mother Nature’s product. And they keep failing. They might consider this instead: the Rutgers 250. It’s a revived version of the classic hybrid tomato bred in 1934 by Rutgers University and Campbell Soup. The Rutgers tomato’s excellent flavor and texture …

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Feb 21

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9AM ET!

TGIW! We TG each W, because we have both Greg Dworkin and Joan McCarter with us, and they always make everything better. Even during a Trump presidency! I’m not saying they can make Trump a better president. They just make it easier for you to appreciate how terrible he is. It’s what we do. It’s …

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Feb 19

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9AM ET!

Happy Monday! And Happy Presidents 1-44 Day! How was your weekend? Did you get indicted? Maybe just want to talk about people who did? We can handle that! Listen right here at 9:00 AM ET! Oh, hey, BIG NEWS on the podcast front! There’s a new podcast platform in town, and the big news is: …

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Feb 19

Thom Hartmann: We Live in a Country That Has a Totally Corrupted Political System

Click here for reuse options! The young people see this situation for what it is: Corruption. As the school shooting in Parkland, Florida has shown, what was considered insanely corrupt political behavior 40 years ago is now normal. And you can thank right-wingers on the Supreme Court.  Back in 1982, the late novelist Robert B. …

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Feb 16

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9AM ET!

Wow. Friday at last. So, how was your Infrastructure Week, everybody? Listen right here at 9:00 AM ET! Oh, hey, BIG NEWS on the podcast front! There’s a new podcast platform in town, and the big news is: this one pays! RadioPublic pays podcast producers on a CPM basis, for listens on their native app …

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Feb 13

Florida woman wins Democrats’ 36th red-to-blue flip, Florida man continues to live in infamy

Don’t look now, but Democrats just flipped their 36th state legislative seat this cycle. Tuesday’s win in Florida House District 72 was not only yet another Democratic win in a seat Trump carried in 2016 (by a 51-46 margin), but it was also a stark reminder for Republicans of how much trouble they may be …

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Feb 13

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9AM ET!

If everyone can just stay quiet this morning, there are a couple of good stories that have been waiting in the wings for a while. But I don’t hold out much hope, with the Trump budget now floating around out there. Maybe that and Infrastructure Week VII will keep things relatively calm. Actually, I think …

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Feb 09

200 million Americans live in the 100-mile zone where Border Patrol can ask for papers

Incidents of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents asking for the citizenship status of passengers on Amtrak trains and Greyhound buses are terrifying—and not even remotely new. Advocates have condemned reports of immigration agents demanding papers from passengers as far back as the Bush and Obama administrations. What advocates note is new, however, is the frequency at …

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Feb 08

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9AM ET!

Every time I neglect to update you on the latest scumbag to be drummed out of the White House, or elsewhere in the “administration,” someone else gets the boot before I get caught up. Which is good! I don’t need “scoops” that badly! So we’ll catch up on other horror stories, instead. Hell, let me …

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Feb 06

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9AM ET!

Man, is it just me, or it it getting hotter in here? And what’s this frog doing in my hot tub, anyway? Oh well, he’s not leaving, so I guess I’ll just hang out here for a while and see what else Trump does. Listen right here at 9:00 AM ET! Podcasts! Am I right, …

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