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NPR Tiny Desk Concert: A Unique, Dazzling Performance by Penguin Cafe

Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 9:13:33 pm
YouTube Bob Boilen | June 16, 2017 — The music of Penguin Cafe is like no other. Its origins date back to the early '70s, within fever dreams Simon Jeffes had that were brought on by food poisoning. In those dreams he imagined a dispassionate world "where everyone lived in ...
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New From Olbermann: What if Trump Actually Fires Investigator Robert Mueller?

Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 6:19:48 pm
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Trump Lashes Out at His Own White House Counsel

Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 1:20:32 pm
Our thin-skinned narcissistic so-called president is now lashing out at his own loyal supporters, including White House counsel Don McGahn. Trump started the week by giving McGahn, a loyal supporter who was among the first Washington establishment figures to sign on with his presidential campaign, a dressing down in the ...
252 comments | Last comment: Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 7:30:10 pm

Video: Samantha Bee Enumerates the Many Bad Things

Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 9:45:50 pm
YouTube Don't let summer distract you from the fact that the news is still bad! Here's your weekly nightmare roundup.
468 comments | Last comment: Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 4:20:31 pm

The Bob Cesca Show: Ratf*ckery

Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 6:37:51 pm
http://bobcesca.com/podcast/062217/BCS_062217.mp3?_=1 Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob Cesca Show: Ratf*ckery: Kimberley Johnson from the Start Me Up podcast is here today; The Trump Crisis Day 154; Trump's Iowa Rally; Trump said there aren't any tapes; Did Trump destroy the tapes?; We dig deeply into whether Russians changed the results ...
132 comments | Last comment: Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 10:43:45 pm

The Day Before House Intelligence Demanded an Answer From Trump, He Admits He Didn't Record James Comey

Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 11:40:11 am
Make no mistake, folks. Today our so-called president Donald Trump admitted openly on Twitter that he was trying to intimidate former FBI director James Comey out of testifying, when he sent the following tweet last month: James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts ...
409 comments | Last comment: Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 6:41:39 pm

Senate Finally Unveils Their Vicious, Heartless Trumpcare Plan

Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 10:34:58 am
The Senate has finally released their draconian, heartless, vicious "health care" plan after concealing everything from the public and Democrats and refusing to hold hearings about it -- and it's every bit as awful as their weaselish behavior would lead you to think. Greg Sargent sums it up pretty well at ...
137 comments | Last comment: Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 12:46:55 pm

Seth Meyers: Republicans Don't Know What's in Their Own Health Care Bill

Wed, Jun 21, 2017 at 9:16:02 pm
YouTube Seth takes a closer look at Senate Republicans trying to vote next week on the health care bill they've written behind closed doors without telling anyone what's in it.
375 comments | Last comment: Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 11:12:01 am

A Beautiful Harp Guitar Piece From Alex Anderson: "Tree of Life"

Wed, Jun 21, 2017 at 6:12:19 pm
YouTube Tree of Life - CDs, Harp Guitar Tabs, and Downloads available at: http://www.candyrat.com/artists/alexanderson/ itunes: http://www.candyrat.com/artists/alexanderson/ Amazon: http://a.co/hd0JHiZ Apple music: https://itun.es/us/Zg-vhb Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/0hZxJC47pURZswZXM3B2je Visit Alex Anderson at https://www.alexandersonharpguitar.com/ Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/AlexAndersonHarpGuitar/
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Stephen Colbert: Sean Spicer Is Irreplaceable (Because No One Wants His Job)

Wed, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:53:10 am
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New From Olbermann: So, Does Trump Have Tapes of Comey?

Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 8:35:27 pm
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The Bob Cesca Show: Chimp With a Machine Gun

Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 5:50:15 pm
http://bobcesca.com/podcast/062017/BCS_062017.mp3?_=1 Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob Cesca Show: Chimp With A Machine Gun: Buzz Burbank from Buzz Burbank News and Comment is here today; The Trump Crisis Day 152; Stephanie Miller in LA Weekly; Jon Ossoff and the Georgia special election; Sean Spicer in trouble; Trump's lawyer confirms ...
269 comments | Last comment: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 9:02:11 pm

Video: Seth Rogen and Stephen Colbert Hilariously Troll Donald Trump Jr.

Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 12:46:25 pm
YouTube Twitter users can exchange direct messages to anyone that follows them. Well, let's just say 'Preacher' director Seth Rogen and Stephen have a follower in common: Donald Trump Jr.
332 comments | Last comment: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 6:09:52 pm

And Now, Baghdad Sean Spicer Bites the Dust

Mon, Jun 19, 2017 at 8:08:03 pm
That's right, folks. According to US News and World Report, we won't have Sean Spicer as Press Secretary to kick around any more. Ah, Sean. We hardly knew ye. But what we did know we really didn't like very much. Bye now.
527 comments | Last comment: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 2:22:40 pm

New From Olbermann: Trump Appears to Be Self-Destructing

Mon, Jun 19, 2017 at 5:54:53 pm
YouTube And you know what? Better Trump, than our country.
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Video: John Oliver Takes a Deep Dive Into Coal Mining and Trump's Fakery

Mon, Jun 19, 2017 at 2:11:18 pm
YouTube John Oliver continues doing some of the best long-form comedy-analysis on television with this fascinating look at the issues and personalities related to Donald Trump's favorite environment-destroying pollutant: coal. (Language possibly NSFW.) We’ve heard a lot of talk about coal miners in the last year, but what are the real issues ...
227 comments | Last comment: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 at 6:07:04 pm

Donald Trump Silent on Terror Attack Against London Muslims

Mon, Jun 19, 2017 at 10:58:23 am
We all know that Donald Trump is recklessly quick to try to capitalize politically on terror attacks by Islamic extremists anywhere in the world. Yet, for some odd reason, he also consistently fails to even mention it when right wing extremists commit acts of terror and mass murder -- like yesterday's ...
188 comments | Last comment: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 at 3:12:44 pm

Amazing Video by Sufjan Stevens, Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly, and James McAlister: "Venus"

Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 1:15:52 pm
YouTube Video by Sufjan Stevens. 'Venus' by Sufjan Stevens, Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly, James McAlister. Taken from the album 'Planetarium', released 9th June on 4AD: http://smarturl.it/planetariumalbum http://planetariumalbum.com http://facebook.com/planetariumalbum http://instagram.com/planetariumalbum
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Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Tear the Roof Off: "Cumberland Gap"

Sat, Jun 17, 2017 at 10:35:00 pm
YouTube Muscle Shoals, Alabama band Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit performs 'Cumberland Gap' in TV Studio A at KCPT in Kansas City, Missouri. 90.9 FM The Bridge | bridge909.org | kcpt.org | eightonesixty.com @909TheBridge | @KCPT Live in studios and interviews from local and national music artists: The Bridge, 90.9 FM KTBG, ...
243 comments | Last comment: Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 8:01:12 pm

Colbert: Is Sen. Kamala Harris 'Hysterical' or 'A Woman Doing Her Job?'

Sat, Jun 17, 2017 at 6:31:52 pm
YouTube A Trump surrogate labeled Sen. Kamala Harris 'hysterical' after her questioning of Jeff Sessions during Tuesday's Senate hearing.
190 comments | Last comment: Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 2:31:21 am

An Awesome New Song From Banda Magda: "Coração"

Sat, Jun 17, 2017 at 12:09:51 pm
YouTube One of my favorite bands has a new album coming out soon, and this track from it, with a fantastic video, is a real gem. Banda Magda - Coração From Banda Magda’s upcoming album "Tigre", to be released September 2017 on Verve Label Group/GroundUP Music. ***Please set to HD (or at ...
198 comments | Last comment: Sat, Jun 17, 2017 at 7:00:07 pm

And Now, the Great Tommy Emmanuel Live: "The Mystery"

Fri, Jun 16, 2017 at 9:52:48 pm
YouTube Live! At The Ryman was recorded live at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN on 27 February 2016, except “Eva Waits” which was recorded on 8 December 2016 at the Big Room in Chico, CA. This is a genuine “had to be there”…no fix ups…no frills recording. Each of ...
382 comments | Last comment: Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 10:15:46 pm

Mind-Blowing: Jacob Collier Live: "Don't You Worry" - Live From Lincoln Hall

Fri, Jun 16, 2017 at 6:28:14 pm
YouTube After another week of Donald Trump's batshit insanity, I need some great music. What about you? Jacob Collier performs "Don't You Worry" filmed live at Lincoln Hall in Chicago on February 14, 2017. Subscribe to Audiotreetv: http://bit.ly/1LLy4ur Watch more sessions, music videos, and live performances at: http://www.audiotree.tv/ Fueled by Lagunitas. Find out more ...
125 comments | Last comment: Fri, Jun 16, 2017 at 10:20:48 pm

The Smell of Desperation Gets Even Stronger, as Trump Rants Again on Twitter

Fri, Jun 16, 2017 at 12:31:25 pm
This is becoming a daily event; it's clear that our so-called president is feeling the jaws closing in as the investigation into his obstruction of justice continues to widen. First, a string of four rage-tweets with Trump's trademark random capitalization: After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my "collusion with ...
337 comments | Last comment: Sat, Jun 17, 2017 at 1:38:30 am

The Bob Cesca Show: A Really Clever Fascist

Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 10:04:38 pm
http://bobcesca.com/podcast/061517/BCS_061517.mp3?_=1 Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob Cesca Show: A Really Clever Fascist: Cliff Schecter from The Majority Report podcast is here today; The Trump Crisis Day 147; We discuss the shooting in Alexandria and whether it'll change any GOP minds on gun control; The NRA and Mental Health; ...
504 comments | Last comment: Fri, Jun 16, 2017 at 3:29:01 pm

New AP Poll: Majority of Americans Think Trump Doesn't Respect US Institutions

Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 3:29:07 pm
You can fool some of the people some of the time, but Donald Trump is finding it harder and harder to fool anyone at any time. A new survey from the Associated Press and the NORC Center for public Affairs Research shows that not only has Trump's approval rating dropped ...
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Video: Samantha Bee on Sessions's Southern-Fried SnoozeFest

Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 1:24:34 pm
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Trump Rages on Twitter About Being Investigated for Obstruction of Justice, Thus Confirming WaPo Report

Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 10:41:03 am
As usual, our so-called president got on Twitter early this morning and rage-tweeted up a storm about being investigated for obstruction of justice. Thereby confirming the Washington Post's report that he's being investigated for obstruction of justice. If there's one thing this guy has been terrific at since invading the White House, ...
222 comments | Last comment: Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 4:11:10 pm

Stand Back! Tommy Emmanuel Burns It Down: "Tall Fiddler"

Wed, Jun 14, 2017 at 9:10:16 pm
YouTube That's all I have to day: stand back and be ready to catch your jaw before it hits the floor. Live! At The Ryman was recorded live at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN on 27 February 2016, except “Eva Waits” which was recorded on 8 December 2016 at ...
354 comments | Last comment: Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 1:02:42 pm

WaPo: Trump Is Now Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice

Wed, Jun 14, 2017 at 4:44:44 pm
Another shoe drops for the Trump clown show, as the Washington Post reports that Trump himself is now being investigated for obstruction of justice. The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now ...
399 comments | Last comment: Wed, Jun 14, 2017 at 11:10:43 pm