Category Archives: Race

Episode 36 – The Poor Pay More

Why is it expensive to be poor?  This week we cover an article that explains the many ways poverty can be expensive.  Also, we discuss the disparity in arrests between well off black kids and poor white kids.

Near the end of the show we give our spoiler free impressions on Batman vs Superman and Daredevil season 2.  After the show we are going to post a spoiler filled review of both shows.

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Episode 35 – Delayed Justice

President Obama selected a nominee for the Supreme Court and the GOP continues to block the hearing.  We discuss the qualifications of Judge Garland and how the Republican refusal to vote on a new justice can impact elections in November.  Also we compare and contrast Donald Trump’s campaign with other fascists politicians, like Hitler.

For tech and entertainment we cover a drone bazooka, Daredevil season 2, The Division and more.

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Episode 34 – Crazy Caucus

Episode 34 is packed with news topics and commentary.  There are several articles on police and crime, before we spend quite a while discussing the Democrat and Republican primary results.  Donald Trump and his white supremacist supporters garner a look and in the rest of the episode we cover surprising crime and politics topics.

 

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Episode 33 – Scalia Scrap

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away recently and the battle for his seat has begun.  We discuss the response from politicians about President Obama’s right to fill the seat before the next elections.  This week, we also talk about the Beyonce Superbowl controversy and Flint Michigan.

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Episode 28-Change Up

As I am sure everyone has noticed, the podcast is late.  Due to some time constraints I cannot continue the weekly podcasts right now.  Matt and I hope to get back to a regular schedule soon, but we do not have a date yet.  We will continue to podcast at least once a month, most likely in the middle.

This week’s episode is full length, so enjoy.  If you want to hear more and liked the weekly episodes, please leave feedback on the forums, email, or social media sites.

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Episode 26 – Run Forest

In this episode we give our impressions of the recent republican debates, held by Fox News, before exploring the thawing relations between the U.S. and Cuba.

For entertainment, we discuss an article about the increased number of ethnic actors in super hero movies and some movie previews.

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Episode 25 – Right To Vote

Last week California decided to reinstate voting rights for low level offender’s who have completed probation.  This  was a significant move, after the Supreme Court struck down the Voter Registration Act.  We discuss the ramifications of this ruling and the ongoing efforts of other states to limit voters in specific areas.

As usual, we round out the episode with entertainment topics.  This week was dominated by some impressions of upcoming games, like Galak-z, on the PS4.

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Episode 23-Stuff’s Getting Old

Well, another week…another cop abuses their authority.  Unfortunately, this Texas cops actions led to the suspicious death of Sandra Bland.  We discuss the circumstances of Sandra’s alleged suicide and several articles involving both sides of the law.  Also, we cover the thawed relations between Cuba and the United States, a nuclear deal with Iran, and Mobile Suit Gundam.

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Episode 22-Obama Shows Up

After a recent move across the country we are back.  Matt and I have frequently disagreed about our opinions on President Obama, but in the last two weeks we have found some common ground.  Obama is clearly in the sunset of his presidency and is finally exhibiting the traits we expected all along.  On this episode we discuss his NAACP speech and the nuclear deal with Iran, among  other topics.

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