#872 Hard to believe that this got political (Ebola)

Today we take a look at the conscience-shocking ways that conservatives are politicizing the news of very few cases of Ebola in the US


Show Notes

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

Ch. 2: Act 1: Ebola in the U.S. - Time for Healthcare for All! - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date: 10-01-14

Ch. 3: Song 1: Kill the Poor - Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables

Ch. 4: Act 2: Hey, Libertarians! Your Policy Helped Spread Ebola - @majorityfm - Air Date: 10-15-14

Ch. 5: Song 2: "Is It for Freedom?" - NewAmericaNow on YouTube

Ch. 6: Act 3: Ebola-Obama Link Might Be The Craziest Right Wing Theory Ever - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 10-11-14

Ch. 7: Song 3: Comptine d'un autre été l'après midi (Live) - C'était ici

Ch. 8: Act 4: Deranged Right-Wing Conspiracy Theory: Obama Intentionally Wants "To Infect The Nation With Ebola" - Media Matters Minute (@mmfa) - Air Date: 10-15-14

Ch. 9: Song 4: Comptine d'un autre été l'après midi (Live) - C'était ici

Ch. 10: Act 5: Liberals Believe Americans Should Die from Ebola - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 10-22-14

Ch. 11: Song 5: Mountain Sound - My Head Is An Animal

Ch. 12: Act 6: GOP forgets anti-czar nonsense, calls for Ebola czar - Rachel @maddow Show - Air Date 10-17-14

Ch. 13: Song 6: 007 (From "From Russia With Love") - The Essential James Bond

Ch. 14: Act 7: There aren't two sides on how to manage Ebola - @jimmy_dore Show - Air Date: 10-18-14

Ch. 15: Song 7: Call It Even - The Start of Something - EP

Ch. 16: Act 8: Washington is broken or functional depending on your perspective - CounterSpin (@FAIRmediawatch) - Air Date: 10-24-14

Ch. 17: Song 8: Go Do - Go

Ch. 18: Act 9: Breaking News Consumer’s Handbook Infectious Disease Edition - @onthemedia - Air Date: 10-24-14


Ch. 20: Reviewing health care systems - Mike in Michigan

Ch. 21: Five points toward progress - Daniel from Albany, NY

Ch. 23: Uptalking? And can we report on the expenseive failures of the military - Craig from Minnesota

Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics

Produced by Jay! Tomlinson

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  • commented 2014-11-03 21:28:42 -0500
    It’s your vocal fry / vocal creak – sorry, but it’s always bothered me a bit. From one man with a naturally high voice (me) to another (you), stop trying to pull it lower. When women do it, it’s a dopey affectation. When men do it, it seems to be tied to an image of masculinity…
  • commented 2014-10-30 23:13:44 -0400
    Great episode. Appreciate the commentaries from listeners at the end.
  • commented 2014-10-29 18:44:30 -0400
    Regarding your voice.

    Basically, you sound like the male version of Zoe Chase.

    Igget Galoot