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Last show of the year, back on Jan. 7, 2018.

2017 has been a very interesting year.

Another stupid Dan story. His words.

A baking and decorating Christmas cookies tradition.

The Greenbay Packers!?!?!

Browns are still having a perfect season, thank god.

A sad Dan story. Shame on the Packers.

eots@email.com: Let us know what you think.

Thanks Sam for last weeks show.

Fact or Crap: One a piece for both of us this week.


Mail Bag:

Five from Pete:

1) Father kills himself on facebook live over daughter's engagement.

2) Texas dad kills Popeyes gunman who pointed weapon at his kids.

3) Officers who mishandled removal of doctor from United flight fired.

4) Oregon admits violating rights of man fined for using math.

5) Activists gather at University Verizon to protest net neutrality rollback.


The Rest of the Show:

Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

See ya next year.

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Sam joins us this week. He has a bitch to pitch.

Sam cooked the Thanksgiving dinner... So he claims.

Fact or Crap: Two for John one for Sam and Dan.


Mail Bag:

No mail bag this week. A Sam and Dan show.


The Rest of the Show:

1) Net neutrality.

2) FCC's net neutrality repeal sparks backlash.

3) Trump's tax bill shell game.

4) Patriot Act

5) Republican trifecta.

6) Wisconsin partisan gerrymandering case.

7) Thoughts on Trump.

8) Exasperation abounds.

9) Where would we be if Clinton won?

 

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Get a hold of us: eots@email.com

Happy Thankgiving to one and all.

We'll be taking next week off.

It sucks to be a Packer fan this year.

Fact or Crap: Two right for John, one for Dan.


Mail Bag:

Three from Gary:

1) What Donald Trump's UCLA tweet reveals about him.

2) Omro couple charged in online sex scam targeting neighbor.

3) Legislature targets barring assessors onto property.

Two from Peter:

1) China: "Conversion Therapy" underscores lack of LGBT rights.

2) Gate agent penalized for humiliating late passenger by ripping up his ticket.

One from Joe: Scantily clad woman steals from Uber driver's tip jar.


The Rest of the Show:

All email show this week.

Direct download: eots_480.mp3
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We are really old farts.

Another little Dan story.

Fact or Crap: One right for Dan, two for John.

NFL Football attendance, Colin Kaepernick.


Mail Bag:

One from Joe: TSA is terrible at their jobs.


The Rest of the Show:

It happened before email.

Direct download: eots_479.mp3
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Ya take what you can get.

Winter is coming.

A little story from Dan's past.

eots@email.com

Fact or Crap: 1 right for John, 2 for Dan.


Mail Bag:

Four from Joe:

1) McDonald's plans to sell only humanely raised and slaughtered chickens by 2024.

2) Hunters take issue with Arby's deer-meat sandwich.

3) Sen. Johnson stands by call for Mueller to step down.

4) Wisconsin's economic development agency to review Foxconn contract.

One from Pete: Your social media apps are spying on you.


The Rest of the Show:

All email show this week.

Direct download: eots_478.mp3
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Baby it's cold outside.

Email address: eots@email.com

Fact or Crap: Batting 1000 this week.


Mail Bag:

No mail bag this week, an all Dan show.


The Rest of the Show:

1) Fusion GPS.

2) Janesville Police: Story of puppy thrown off bridge is not true.

3) Kim Jong Un builds his own "Mar-a-Lago" as North Korean people starve.

4) Trump to halt ObamaCare subsidies, legal fight likely.

5) JFK files: British newspaper got call 25 minutes before assassination.

6) 5 Michigan teens charged with murder after throwing rocks from highway overpass.

7) Bill and Hillary Clinton not speaking after blow-up over memoir.

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Wisconsin is a beautiful place to live.

Aaron Rodgers is out for the season.

Some more football chatter.

More about the NFL protests.

NFL and $$$.

Fact of Crap: One right for Dan, none for John.


Mail Bag:

One from Earl: Human semen can host up to 27 different viruses.

One Pete: 25th Amendment: Deposing Trump would require Cabinet mutiny.

One from Randy: Anthony Bourdain blasts Hillary Clinton's "shameful" interview.

Three from Peter:

1) "When did we stop being America?" Puerto Ricans angry, dismayed over Trump tweets.

2) Teen detained after crossing border illegally fights to have abortion.

3) Wisconsin, 49 other states settle lawsuit against EpiPen manufacturer.


The Rest of the Show:

We close this week with a little story from Dan.

No show next week, back in 2 weeks.

Direct download: eots_476.mp3
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After 3 weeks off, we're back!

Bruce Janacek joins us this week.

It's his 5th appearance with us.(Shows 465, 467, 470, 472 and this weeks 475.)


Mail Bag:

No mail bag this week. All Bruce and Dan.


The Rest of the Show:

1) A little about Bruce's upcoming book "The Winter Falling".

2) A little about Dan's book "Elimination of the Snakes".

3) Kind of a writers mutual admiration thing.

4) Dan's now back to civilization.

5) Las Vegas massacre.

6) Gun control.

7) MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell: Mental health experts say Trump is unfit to serve.

8) 25th Amendment: Is President Donald Trump Fit To Serve?

9) NFL players protesting.

Direct download: eots_475.mp3
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We'll be taking the next 2 weeks off.

Packers play next Sunday night.

Dan's got tickets to the Packers the following Sunday.

Next show will be on October 1st.

Dan's Labor Day weekend story. Grandkids can really wear a guy out.

Fact or Crap: Two right for John, one for Dan.


Mail Bag:

One from Joe:

Stephen Colbert slammed for claims Trump didn't meet with Hurricane Harvey victims.

Some humor from Mike.

One from Char: Resort in a hanger.


The Rest of the Show:

1) Peta pays family $50,000 after taking and euthanising their pet chihuahua.

2) Liberal boycott of the Santa Monica Symphony backfires.

3) Outrage as Swiss hotel orders Jewish guests to shower before swimming.

4) North Carolina woman confronts neighbor man flying Nazi flag.

Murphy's law was with us this week.

We'll do better when we get back in 3 weeks.

Direct download: eots_474.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:21pm CST
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Life and Political Podcast.

Christopher joins us from Texas this week.

All Things Considered.

Fact or Crap: 2 right for Chris, 1 for Dan and John.


Mail Bag:

No mail bag this week, all Chris and Dan.


The Rest of the Show:

1) Hurricane Harvey.

2) Chris' take on the Trumpster.

3) Everything he expected and more!?!

4) Out of touch with reality and lacks a filter.

5) Joe Arpaio pardon.

6) Midterm elections 2018.

7) All marketing.

8) Trump: "Both sides" to blame for Charlottesville.

9) Journalists need to step up and do their job.

10) Kim Jong-un the petulant teenager.

11) Trump appears stumped by question on nuclear triad.

12) Things that make you go Hmmmmmmm!

13) Chris is welcome anytime.

 

Direct download: eots_473.mp3
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