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West Virginia Chemical Spill Sheds Lights on The Perils of Fracking

West Virginia Chemical Spill Sheds Lights on The Perils of Fracking

Three hundred thousand West Virginia residents were left without water for 6 days after 7,500 gallons of a coal cleaning chemical known as ‘Crude MCHM’ leaked into the Elk River. The spill took place a mile and a half upstream, from where parts of West Virginia get its drinking water. For more on this, we […]

The 5 Biggest Lies You Were Told This Week

The 5 Biggest Lies You Were Told This Week

West Virginia’s chemical spill demonstrates why we need a more powerful EPA and John Boehner is lying when he says coal is “regulated enough.” The Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee is the most corrupt man in Washington and is lying when he tell us why he’s retiring. A new documentary reveals that Donald […]

Self Policing The Chemical Industry Is A Hoax – YouTube

Self Policing The Chemical Industry Is A Hoax – YouTube

300,000 West Virginia residents were left without water for six days  after 7,500 gallons of a coal cleaning chemical known as “crude MCHM” spilled into the ELK River. The spill took place a mile and a half upstream from where parts of West Virginia gets its drinking water. For more on this we are joined […]

The GOP Wants To Eliminate The EPA, Here’s Why They’re Wrong

The GOP Wants To Eliminate The EPA, Here’s Why They’re Wrong

The coal, oil, and fracking industry insists there’s nothing to worry about because they do a terrific job policing themselves. So how good a job did the chemical industry in West Virginia do policing itself in the run-up to the Elk River chemical spill? [View the story "Can The Chemical Industry Police Itself?" on Storify]

How To Deny Climate Change

How To Deny Climate Change

With this year’s UN Climate Change report stating that there is no question man made pollutants are behind this global disaster, Meteorologist Mark Thompson explains how out of work scientists can reconfigure statistics in order to rake in big bucks denying Climate Change.

Alyssa Rosenberg

Alyssa Rosenberg

Alyssa Rosenberg is a correspondent for TheAtlantic.com as well as pop culture critic for ThinkProgress.org. Alyssa is also a columnist for the Washington Monthly and The Loop 21. Then David talks about how important our privacy really is with Mark Thompson and Will Ryan. Please subscribe to our show on iTunes and Stitcher, leave a review and share us […]

2 Pooped 2 Pope

2 Pooped 2 Pope

Originally broadcast March 15, 2013. The search for a new Pontiff ends with Paul Dooley, Janie Haddad Tompkins, Mark Thompson, Eddie Pepitone and Laura House. Featuring Will Ryan and Down With Tyranny’s Howie Klein.  Today’s show was written by Frank Conniff, Guy Nicolucci, David Weiss and David Feldman.Review this podcast on iTunes. Podcast: Play in […]

Go Frack Yourself

Go Frack Yourself

Who says Climate Change can’t provoke a laugh riot to go along with all those food riots? Mark Thompson, Kevin Rooney and Will Ryan. Portions of today’s program written by Ned Rice and David Feldman. Review this podcast on iTunes. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

2012 Jai Alai Lights

2012 Jai Alai Lights

Originally broadcast June 8, 2012. Andrea Martin, Laraine Newman, Laura Kightlinger, Janie Haddad Tompkins, Melissa Villasenor, Paul Dooley, Rick Overton, Eddie Pepitone, Frank Conniff, Chris Pina, Mark Thompson, Mike MacRae, and Jeremy S. Kramer. Written by Andrea Martin, Steve Rosenfield, Frank Conniff, Ben Zelevansky, Frank Conniff, Chris Pina and Bill Dixon.