Category: Full Interviews With Our Guests

David Swanson

Author of War Is A Lie he led the congressional campaign to impeach President George W. Bush and Vice President Richard B. Cheney. David also wrote Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union and the introduction to The 35 Articles of Impeachment and the Case for Prosecuting George W. Bush by Dennis Kucinich. Swanson served as press secretary for Dennis Kucinich’s 2004 presidential campaign. From 2000 to 2003, Swanson was the communications coordinator for ACORN. In May 2005, Swanson was instrumental in making the Downing Street memo known in the United States and discussed in Congress. He co-founded AfterDowningStreet.org.

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Marga Gomez & Laura Kightlinger

Marga discusses growing up with her comedian father and Laura discusses her documentary “60 Spins Around The Sun”  which follows Randy Credico, political satirist turned activist, and his fight to repeal the Rockefeller drug laws. Also featuring Mark Thompson. Written by Ned Rice and Ben Zelevansky. Mixed and engineered by Alex Steen.

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Drug Laws In America

Randy Credico political comedian, activist and  Director of the William Moses Kunstler Fund for Racial Justice discusses his work to overturn the Rockefeller Drug Laws. He is the subject of “60 Spins Around The Sun” a documentary chronicling his efforts to empty American prisons of the casualties of this country’s insane, racist war on drugs. Plus David trashes the Academy Awards.With Jim Earl, Kevin Rooney, Jimmy Dore, Jane Edith Wilson, Rick Overton and Randy  Credico. Written by Ned Rice, Jim Earl, Steve Rosenfield and David Feldman. Today’s show was edited by Darren Ayres. We are mixed and engineered by Alex Steen. Our executive producer is Troy Conrad.

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Comedy Writers On Happiness

From The Simpsons Dana Gould joins comedy writers Kevin Rooney and Beth Armogida on the topic of whether writing for television can lead to any satisfaction. Plus Dana plays John Boehner. Gene Pompa plays Jew Or Nazi. David plays with himself. Written by Kevin Rooney, and Steve Rosenfield. Featuring Beth Armogeda, Carol Davis, Troy Conrad, Kevin Rooney, Mark Thompson and Dana Gould.

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Bill Burr Talks Golden Globes, Religion and Europe

Todd Palin visits prostitutes, Julian Assange’s new WikiHarmony dating site, Andrea Martin stops by, Wal Mart sells guns and ammo to snipers, and Comcast devours NBC. Featuring Mark Thompson, Ron Babcock, Bill Burr, Andrea Martin, Stefane Zamorano, Jane Edith Wilson, and Kevin Rooney. Written by Steve Rosenfield, Jim Earl, Ben Zelevansky, Mark Thompson, Ron Babcock, Kevin Rooney, Andrea Martin and yours truly. Troy Conrad executive producer. Originally heard on KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles, Pacifica Radio for Southern California.

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Andrea Martin Plays With Us

Andrea Martin performs “Jew or Nazi?” She sings, “Making Love To Feldman” and then talks shop with us. We hear from the Bush Meat Advisory Council. Andrea, Jane Edith Wilson and Stef look for gas. Eddie eats a panda while Joseph Cotton returns from the dead to besmirch Koko The Gorilla.  Written by Steve Rosenfield, Ned Rice and Jim Earl. Words and music by Alan Chapman. Featuring Jane Edith Wilson, Stefane Zamorano Karen Benjamin, Troy Conrad, Eddie Pepitone, Mark Thompson, Jim Earl, Jimmy Dore, and Alan Chapman. Mixed and engineered by Alex Steen. Executive producer Troy Conrad.

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