#1000 A Look Back (Episode #1000)

Air Date: 03-22-2016

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Today we look at the 1000th episode by looking back to the way things were 10 years ago when this show launched. Come with me to a time when The Young Turks hadn't yet taken over YouTube, Rachel Maddow didn't have a show on MSNBC and Al Franken wasn't yet a Senator

Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

00:02:54 Ch. 2: Act 1: TYT video streaming launch party while CNN makes new hires - The Young Turks

00:06:19 Ch. 3: Act 2: Bin Laden resurfaces and MSNBC calls him a Democrat - Rachel Maddow Show

00:12:30 Ch. 4: Act 3: Speaking with Helen Thomas on the state of the media - Mother Jones Radio

00:16:56 Ch. 5: Act 4: John Boehner running for speaker - Rachel Maddow

00:19:26 Ch. 6: Act 5: John Conyers on Bush wiretapping program - Thom Hartmann

00:24:45 Ch. 7: Act 6: Rage over cartoons perplexes Denmark - The Young Turks

00:30:28 Ch. 8: Act 7: Rob Corddry on Cheney shooting his friend in the face - The Daily Show

00:34:09 Ch. 9: Act 8: Harry Whittington Apologizes for Getting Shot in the Face by Dick Cheney

00:37:23 Ch. 10: Act 9: This happens all the time and by the way, it's incredibly traumatic - Al Franken Show

00:42:48 Ch. 11: Act 10: Hurricane Katrina and it's aftermath - Mother Jones Radio

00:50:13 Ch. 12: Act 11: O'Connor Decries Republican Attacks on Courts - NPR Morning Edition

00:54:23 Ch. 13: Act 12: Sandra Day O'Connor and avoiding these beginnings - The Young Turks

00:59:21 Ch. 14: Act 13: Tom Delay steps down from congress - Rachel Maddow Show

01:02:51 Ch. 15: Act 14: A reminder of all the things terrible about Tom Delay - The Young Turks

01:11:34 Ch. 16: Act 15: Hate Mail from the left - Al Franken Show

01:13:50 Ch. 17: Act 16: I'm the decider - The Young Turks

01:17:26 Ch. 18: Act 17: The Chief Executive's Role - The President's Weekly Radio Address

01:21:22 Ch. 18: Act 18: Highlights from Colbert's White House Correspondents Dinner Speech with David Bender - Rachel Maddow

 01:31:22 Ch. 18: Act 19: Supercut of Colbert at the White House Correspondence Dinner


01:36:36 Ch. 19: 1000 Episodes - Lee Camp

01:37:05 Ch. 20: 1000 Episodes - David Pakman

Plus messages from:

Eammon from La Habra, California

Nancy from San Francisco

Zach from Atlanta

Megan from Seattle

Josh from Lafayette, LA

Erin from Philadelphia

Tony from New Jersey

Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics

01:37:50 Ch. 21: Final comments on how I met David Pakman and thanks for the last 1000 episodes

Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone

Produced by Jay! Tomlinson

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  • commented 2016-03-26 03:19:29 -0400
    Finley news The way it’s supposed to be reported, I was so sick of the bland generic news reporting that deflected the real issue’s away from the American Citizens…I have over the past few months looking up past episode’s…I was in shock and full of excitement as I watched all of you debate over issue’s…You will have a new supporter in myself and my children are also watching thank you for giving all of us the knowledge and guts to take our Country back….ps…love the shirts have to get some…to another 20 years