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Episode #1813: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss Fun Aunts, The Last Jedi, Christmas cookies, and the Real Hot Wives of Orlando and Vegas, and to help answer Patreon questions about kitty adoption and Net Neutrality. Also, Trump’s terrifying robot debuts at Disney World, Fox News accuses the FBI and Mueller of “ coup ” to overthrow Trump, Mitch...
Episode #1809: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to answer a question about his favorite murderer. Also, bomb-wearing suspect hits subway in second NYC terror attack in two months, the Republican overseeing the Alabama election d oesn’t think voting should be easy , Roy Moore’s last push: It’s me or the “ lynch mob media ,” speaker at Moore rally...
Episode #1619:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Allison and Jamie are sick, suddenly people are very upset about something offensive  Milo said, Trump is “ revising ” his travel ban but it targets the same countries, detained Dreamers’ lawyers say government doctored legal document to try and prove false gang affiliation, ICE agents arrest men leaving church shelter, and former Uber...
Episode #1688:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to answer all your vegan questions (part 2): best transition off cheese, resources for raising vegan kids and cooking on a budget, favorite salads, and how to live with a non-vegan partner. Also, Trump administration plans to minimize civil rights efforts in agencies, White House acts to roll back...
Episode #1636:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to remind you not to touch strangers’ butts and for an epic FernGully callback. Also, Dr. Who, Broadchurch, and The Fall (no spoilers). The White House admits its guarantee of “insurance for everybody” isn’t going to happen, Nazi-allied group claims top Trump aide Sebastian Gorka as a...
Episode #1648:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Lydia Hensler (@LydiaHensler) joins the show to discuss Trump aide Sebastian Gorka  backing a violent anti-Semitic militia. Also, Jared Kushner makes a surprise Iraq visit, reported terrorist attack in Russia , and oligarchy and the loss of trust in institutions Allison’s eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes...
Episode #1639:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Tessa Hersh (@wellitclaire) joins the show to talk about almost starting a new society while trapped in the subway. Also, Trump wanted tanks at his inauguration, Rex Tillerson says he never wanted to be Secretary of State and his wife told him to do it, the London attack, US-led coalition air strike in Syria kills more than 30 people in...
Episode #1722: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider  becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Spiderman Homecoming and Dunkirk. Also, Ivanka Trump received at least $12.6 million from her various business ventures since 2016, GOP leaders talking points lie about Obamacare and their repeal efforts (update: Obamacare repeal moves ahead with key Senate vote. Thanks,...
Episode #1673:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Little Dog Syndrome and Tom Holland lip-synching. Also, another terrible New York Times op-ed (this one about abortion and the economy ) written by an anti-choice extremist, MSNBC hires George Will , Trumpism is coming from the suburbs , James Comey’s testimony on Huma Abedin...
Episode #1699:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) joins the show to discuss reality TV and other media recs. Also, the Congressional ballgame shooting and how mass shooters tend to share the same four traits: male, white, angry, with easy access to guns . This very bad NYT article pegs the blame for the attack on the Bernie Sanders movement, special...
Episode #1650:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to answer a Patreon question about writing original, diverse characters. Also, Trump destroys Syrian airfield with dozens of cruise missiles and the media declares  he’s acting “presidential,” Hillary Clinton agrees the U.S. should “ take out ” Assad’s...
Episode #1652:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Tessa Hersh (@wellitclaire) joins the show to talk about how men are the worst*, security drags David Dao off plane because United overbooked flight and now the media is victim-blaming with the stale “no angel” narrative, Jeff Sessions wants to bring back the War on Drugs , Florida sheriff and deputies warn drug dealers in batshit...
Episode #1749: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to talk about subway horror stories and his obsession with pens. Also, Trump’s idiot comment about the media covering Hurricane Harvey, David Clarke expected to take job in Trump administration, Paul Ryan says Trump should not end protections for Dreamers, and Special counsel Robert Mueller has an unreleased Trump letter...
Episode #1734: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at  wearecitizenradio.com  and support Allison’s work at Patreon for just $1/month!  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss the Nazi rally in Virginia in which activist Heather Heyer was killed by a white supremacist and white supremacists beat a black man with poles in a parking garage, how fascism is a...
Episode #1787: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Charles (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss the racist shit we watched as kids. Also, Harvey Weinstein’s army of spies , House intel panel’s 243-page transcript of “ village idiot ” Carter Page, Robert Mueller has enough evidence to bring charges in Michael Flynn investigation and reveals new Paul Manafort link to organized crime, U.S....
Episode #1789: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show to help answer Patreon questions about improv and Magic: The Gathering. Also, Louis C.K. accused by at least five women of sexual misconduct, HBO takes steps to distance itself from C.K., the “apology” that was really a gloating statement, Alabama GOP officials give Roy Moore a pass on sexual assault...
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Episode #1756: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to talk poop, pens, and Chelsea Manning being disinvited as a fellow from Harvard. Also, demonstrators turn out to protest St. Louis ex-cop’s acquittal and police assault elderly woman Need a mental health break? Check out the archived kitty livestream video!  https://www.patreon.com/posts/kitty-livestream-13837955...
Episode #1754: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss 4:44 and loving problematic music. Also, Trump lawyers reportedly wanted Jared Kushner to step down due to Russia investigations, White House social media director busted for tweeting fake news, 90 largest carbon producers have cumulatively caused up to 50% of the increase in global mean surface temperature since...
Episode #1744: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about breaking ties with a racist family member. Also, Joe Arpaio thanks conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for getting his story to Trump who later pardoned him , Trump order could give immigration agents a foothold in schools, border patrol kept Texas checkpoints open during Hurricane Harvey,...
Episode #1733: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at  wearecitizenradio.com  and support Allison’s work at Patreon for just $1/month!  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about kitty adoption. Also, Rex Tillerson scrambles to defuse North Korea tensio n as Trump brags about U.S. nuclear power, Trump probably made up that “ fire and...
Episode #1692:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Keisha Zollar (@kesihaz) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about adulting. Also, contractor Reality Winner charged with leaking classified NSA info on Russian hacking, the top-secret NSA report leaked to The Intercept details Russian hacking effort days before 2016 election, Trump won’t stop Comey from testifying,...
Episode #1761: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss falling asleep in movies. Also, John McCain declares he “ cannot in good conscience vote ” for the GOP Obamacare repeal bill, Trump calls Colin Kaepernick a “ son of a bitch ” during Alabama stump speech and also accuses media of “ ruining the game ” by covering traumatic brain injuries, Colin’s...
Episode #1694:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Kurt Eichenwald’s no good, very bad day. Also, James Comey testifies and accuses White House of defamation and lies and, told Sessions not to leave him alone with Trump , and leaked memo to prompt independent investigation of Russia’s possible collusion with the Trump...
Episode #1662:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins Allison to yell at a bunch of white men: Mark Halperin’s shitty tweet about an adorable bow-tie wearing dog named Charlie , Chris Cillizza adds to his pantheon of bad takers by defending Ivanka Trump, male commentators’ weird fixation on Chelsie Clinton, Steve Bannon is encouraging Trump to...
Episode #1638:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to help answer a technical Patreon question about starting a podcast. Rex Tillerson is skipping a NATO meeting and also visiting Moscow, Exxon says “ technical glitch ” may have prevented preserving emails used by Tillerson to discuss climate change risks, Trump warns Republicans ahead of healthcare vote...
Episode #1657:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today!  Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about pursuing what will make you happy. Also, Mike Pence puts North Korea on notice for missile and nuclear tests, and tons of...
Episode #1794: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Chloe (@itsthechew) and Rachel (@realslimchada) join the show to offer reading and viewing recs including Originals ,  Red Oaks , and  Timecrimes.  Also, there is no way Blake Shelton is the sexiest man alive, Mel Gibson is definitely not family friendly , Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the difference between Trump and Franken is Franken “ admitted wrongdoing...
Episode #1594:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Patreon question about not getting distracted by the outrage machine, Trump asks vaccine skeptic RFK Jr. to lead study on vaccine safety , Dylann Roof sentenced to death, Jeff Sessions opposed law banning waterboarding and supported the use of chain gangs and life sentences for children under the age of 14, protesters  kept getting dragged...
Episode #1599:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Jamie has intense feelings about the White Men Can’t Jump remake, Patreon questions about right-wingers infiltrating activist groups, Obama commutes bulk of Chelsea Manning’s sentence and Oscar Lopez Rivera will be freed after 36 years in prison, Judith Miller —of all fucking people—has the nerve to ask how many people died because of...
Episode #1621:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Allison and Jamie review some shows you’re probably not watching (This Is Us, The Leftovers), Patreon question about personal issues dragging down a movement, Milo disinvited from CPAC and resigns from Breitbart , and his subsequent weird press conference, GOP lawmakers ducking angry town halls , Homeland Security unveils sweeping plan to...
Episode #1618:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Jamie recaps hanging with Clipping’s Daveed Diggs, advice for a new vegan, Trump’s fucking weird press conference and tweet in which he declared that the media is the  enemy of the American people , Trump cites non-existent Sweden attack , Bill Maher and Milo Yiannopoulos totally unsurprisingly get along really well , Hispanic Democrats...
Episode #1613:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Jamie recaps his San Francisco show (featuring vegan pigs in a blanket and a douchey tattooed guy) and Allison has updates about her Patreon project to film a short. Also, KKK imperial wizard found dead in a Missouri river, Trump freaks out when three federal judges uphold the suspension of his Muslim ban, Jeff Sessions  confirmed as Attorney...
Episode #1656:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss bad stand-up comedy. Also, Bill O’Reilly takes vacation amid sexual harassment scandal, Trump claims Rupert Murdoch treats him better than Roger Ailes did while also declining to publicly declare his support for Steve Bannon, Trump gets a “ globalist...
Episode #1647:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Lydia Hensler (@LydiaHensler) joins the show to discuss Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Big Little Lies (no spoilers). Also, Senate Democrats now have the votes to filibuster Neil Gorsuch, Blackwater founder Erik Prince (Betsy DeVos’ brother) held secret meeting  to establish Trump-Putin back channel, Republican politician says women should be...
Episode #1663:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss desperately seeking parental approval and #petstories. Also, Jason Chaffetz says there’s no sign Michael Flynn “ complied with the law ” on overseas payments from Russia and Turkey, Fox News’  Sean Hannity and Steve Doocy have also been accused of sexual harassment,  7...
Episode #1627:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Raymond Cordova (@rayciist) and Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) join the show and Katey tells a really scary story, shooting of Sikh man probed as a hate crime, SCOTUS sends transgender teen Gavin Grimm’s bathroom case back to lower court, it’s not cool to slut-shame Emma Watson (even if she previously slut-shamed Beyonce), “ This is...
Episode #1655:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss The Great British Baking Show and antifa protesters facing down white supremacists in Berkeley. Also, White House will keep its visitor logs secret , Trump was eating “ the most beautiful piece of chocolate cake ” when he bombed Syria, Fox News host...
Episode #1625:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Andrew Kimler (@AndyKimy) joins the show to discuss Logan (no spoilers), Trump accuses Obama of wiretapping his phone, Jeff Sessions met with Russian envoy twice last year and did not disclose encounters and also used political funds for Republican convention expenses, Women’s Strike on March 8th , the stunningly racist French novel that...
Episode #1671:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss how men don’t know how to clean (sorry, Erek), how The Handmaid’s Tale is coming true, Pence says Trump has “ literally filled this White House ” with anti-abortion leaders, Alaska State representative is confident that women get abortions...
Episode #1703:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss the rush of canceling plans and the struggles of obtaining dual citizenship. Also, Trump suggests his “ tapes ” threat influenced Comey’s testimony, Trump lawyer’s firm steered millions in donations to family members, Boeing factory where Trump celebrated jobs is laying off...
Episode #1702:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show! Allison apparently sleepwalks and Red is desperate to find forever homes for her foster kittens. Also, NYC infrastructure is falling apart, Sarah Huckabee Sanders goes to war with the media, Mitch McConnell  delays vote on GOP Senate health care bill after CBO report states 22 million people stand...
Episode #1714:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider  becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss Saturday evening mistakes. Also, Trump’s creepy comment to Brigitte Macron, Senate delays health care vote after McCain undergoes surgery, Kevin Drum’s very bad column “ Are People Disgusted By the Homeless? “, Russian-American lobbyist says he was in Don Jr.’s meeting,...
Episode #1736: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at  wearecitizenradio.com  and support Allison’s work at Patreon for just $1/month!  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to mainly make fun of Nazis: mom of Charlottesville suspect repeatedly called 911 on her son for violent threats , organizer behind disastrous Nazi rally gets run out of his own press conference,...
Episode #1746: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss stock photo models and to help answer a Patreon question about how to tell if you’re trans. Also, the MVAs get political with transgender military personnel, anti-white supremacy speeches, suicide awareness, and Susan Bro. Trump associate boasted that Moscow business deal “ will get Donald elected ,”...
Episode #1775: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about supporting sex workers and Allison discusses finishing her short film  Hum . Also, forty dead and hundreds missing in California fires as incarcerated women fight on the front lines of wildfires for $1 an hour, the whisper network going after “ shitty media men ,” and...
Episode #1674:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to talk about her show with the Neo Futurists  and Allison discusses her piece about how the media needs to stop using euphemisms for racism, xenophobia, and misogyny . Also, Trump’s abrupt firing of FBI’s James Comey and the strategy of using a “ Presidential Commission on Election...
Episode #1687:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to answer all your vegan questions: dealing with non-vegan family, best places for vegan clothing and makeup, comfort food, and cheese alternatives. Also, 100 middle schoolers refuse photo-op with Paul Ryan during D.C. trip, Portland MAX hero’s last words: “ Tell everyone on this train I love...
Episode #1706:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider  becoming a member or upping your support today !  Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) and Andrew Kimler (@andykimy) join the show to discuss Simpsons trivia and to help answer a Patreon question about cultivating mentors. Also, Trump administration is planning unprecedented attack on voting rights , Kris Kobach says Kansas won’t give Social Security info to his own voter commission ,...
Episode #1705:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider  becoming a member or upping your support today !  Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) and Andrew Kimler (@andykimy) join the show to discuss Simpsons trivia and to help answer Patreon questions about dealing with failure without getting down on yourself and first-time tattoo tips. Also, three Chicago cops charged with conspiring to cover up shooting death of Laquan McDonald, Mika Brzezinski...
Episode #1803: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss SantaCon, struggling as artists, and natural cold remedies. Also, most of the LA Weekly’s new owners are Republican donors , Vice fires three employees amid investigations into sexual harassment, Brock Turner wants his sexual assault convictions overturned, the Trump hex , Time Inc. has new...
Episode #1798: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss The Great British Baking Show . Also, diplomats sound the alarm as they are pushed out in droves by Rex Tillerson’s State Department, while eyes are on Russia  Jeff Sessions dramatically reshapes the Justice Department , Congressman Joe Barton on tape telling woman he would report her to Capitol Police because she...
Episode #1796: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Parker (@parkermolloy) joins the show to help answer Patreon questions about Twin Peaks and Don Jr.’s deadlifting technique. Also, the FCC plans a total repeal of Net Neutrality rules , eight women say Charlie Rose sexually harassed them (Rose has been fired by CBS), Rep. John Conyers allegedly sexually harassed a female employee and why you didn’t hear her...
Episode #1593:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Maniac Mail about starting out as a stand-up comic and the importance of laughter during dark times, House Republicans revive obscure rule that allows them to slash the pay of individual federal workers they don’t like to $1, Director of Government Ethics office is alarmed Trump cabinet picks haven’t been fully vetted , Trump now wants...
Episode #1598:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Patreon questions about self-care and converting conservative siblings, these Democrats aren’t attending Trump’s inauguration, why the reasoning that if you ignore fascists they’ll magically go away is complete bullshit, Donald Trump says John Lewis is “ all talk ,” protesters shut down Milo Yiannopoulos event at UC Davis, head of...
Episode #1597:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Jamie ponders adopting a dog, Allison’s improv adventures, House takes first step towards repealing Obamacare, Republican cancer survivor tells Paul Ryan he “ would be dead ” without President Obama, what all people should know about the potential Obamacare repeal , total abortion ban debuts in Congress, Ringling Brothers circus is ...
Episode #1806: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss prioritizing one’s physical safety and to answer a Patreon question on behalf of Erek. Also, Time’s Person of the Year is “ The Silence Breakers ,” another woman says Al Franken tried to forcibly kiss her and Franken admits no guilt and offers no apology in his bizarre resignation speech , Roy...
Episode #1608:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Jamie’s Patreon launch is today! Also, Senate committee  approves Betsy DeVos for education secretary, Trump fires the acting Attorney General Sally Yates, U.S. diplomats drafted “ dissent memo ” objecting to Trump’s Muslim ban, Obama issues statement of support for protesters, African Union criticizes U.S. for “ taking many of our...
Episode #1610:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Jamie thanks his patrons for joining his Patreon relaunch, Patreon question about book and music recommendations, Donald Trump apparently just found out who Frederick Douglass is, Sean Spicer and Trump spent a lot of time calling it a Muslim ban before insisting it’s not a Muslim ban, Trump manages to threaten Mexico , Iran , and Australia...
Episode #1811: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss Patreon’s fee reversal, pens, the Zodiac Killer, the West Memphis Three, True Crime Garage, and Cat Person. Also, CDC bans words including “diversity,” “transgender,” and “fetus,” Republicans are voting to give a huge tax cut to many members of Congress, Trump allies flip out after Robert Mueller lands...
Episode #1716:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider  becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss #hammocklife and a Murdoch-owned paper publishing nude photos of the new female Doctor Who. Also, R. Kelly is allegedly holding women against their will in a “cult,” Mitch McConnell says the Senate will vote to repeal Obamacare and replace it later but that plan is also on...
Episode #1606:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Jamie’s ranting revenge, Trump signs Executive Order (on Holocaust Remembrance Day ) banning refugees from Muslim countries (weirdly, the ban excludes countries with Trump business ties ), protests erupt all across county in airports, Allison reports on the JFK airport protest (where a woman who was about to be deported attempted  suicide...
Episode #1751: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to discuss viewing/reading/listening recs. Also, Jeff Session’s DOJ to put woman who laughed at Jeff Sessions on trial yet again, 25 mosques open their doors to Harvey survivors, Trump pledged to donate $1 million for disaster relief but also denies climate change and wants to cut flood risk protections , and no one...
Episode #1762: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss serial killers and those invisible dog leashes . Also, Trump praises non-existent African country in speech to African leaders and says his friends are getting rich in African countries , Betsy DeVos rolls back Obama-era guidelines for investigating campus rape, Mexico City volunteers report that police...
Episode #1807: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Rachel (@realslimchada) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to discuss the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel , Inbox the podcast, Skins , and adoption. Also, Patreon’s new service fee spurs concern that creators will lose patrons, female aides fretted Rep. Trent Franks wanted to have sex to impregnate them (Franks has since resigned amid the allegations), Bryan Singer...
Episode #1724: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider  becoming a member or upping your support today !  Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss  Baby Driver  and  Atomic Blonde  (no spoilers). Also, Obamacare repeal flames out in the Senate but Republicans are considering a new repeal effort , Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins both withstood abuse from colleagues, but let’s remember the true heroes are the...
Episode #1764: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Parker Molloy (@parkermolly) joins the show to discuss Mobsters vs. Ghosts and Allison shares a story about photo albums and feeling a thousand-years-old. Also, Kim Jon Un uses an arcane insult “ dotard ” in his threat against Trump, White House rejects North Korean claim that Trump “ declared war ,” Trump issues new travel ban with restrictions on more...
Episode #1701:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about where Maniacs can meet and talk and to offer some viewing/listening recs. Also, U.S. forces have been involved in interrogations of detainees in Yemen facility where  abuse is routine and torture extreme , terror attack outside London mosque, Virginia...
Episode #1689:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to discuss Tiny Sean Spicer. Also, Megyn Kelly lands Putin interview , all about covfefe (sorry, it must be addressed ), Trump  withdraws from Paris climate deal and Elon Musk says he’ll stop advising Trump, James Comey will testify June 8, Nigel Farage is “person of interest” in FBI...
Episode #1683:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) triumphantly returns with tales from her recent medical scare. Also, Notre Dame grads walk out on Mike Pence’s speech, Richard Collins III  murdered by a white supremacist, FBI busts Neo-Nazi in Florida for making explosives— and finds radioactive materials , Texas rushes to pass transphobic “ bathroom...
Episode #1645:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss UK and US solidarity and why impeachment isn’t a magic solution. Also, Mike Flynn offers to testify before Congress in exchange for immunity and did not disclose income from Russian companies, Mike Pence breaks Senate tie to pass anti-Planned Parenthood bill, Bill O’Reilly accused by women...
Episode #1637:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to share a story of police harassment and help answer Patreon questions about a vegan anniversary, leaving a bad job to pursue a dream career, and if you should remain friends with people who believe things you object to. Also, privileged white dudes who support Trump cry that they’re now  victimized...
Episode #1624:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) and Andrew Kimler (@AndyKimy) join the show to discuss viewing recommendations when you need to mentally chill out, Jeff Sessions calls DOJ’s Chicago police report “ anecdotal ” and indicates DOJ will stop monitoring troubled police agencies , Generals may launch new ISIS raids without Trump’s OK, Trump...
Episode #1677:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolly) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about engaging with political opponents on Facebook. Also, Trump revealed classified information about ISIS to Russian officials, National Security Adviser General H.R. McMaster doesn’t deny that Trump named a city in conversation with Russians, Israel was...
Episode #1686:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) and Erek Smith (@erek_smith) join the show to discuss Erek’s obsession with Friends and dudes who tell women to smile. Also, appeals court slaps down Trump’s Muslim ban yet again , Trump accuses “ fake news ” media of making up sources, villagers say Yemeni child was shot as he tried to flee...
Episode #1726: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider  becoming a member or upping your support today !  Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) joins the show to discuss Twin Peaks, Dunkirk, and Neko Atsume House . Also, Anthony Scaramucci is out as Communications Director, Trump dictated son’s misleading statement on meeting with Russian lawyer, Democratic campaign chief vows there will be no litmus test on abortion, federal judge blocks...
Episode #1591:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com On cat buttholes and cults, police arrest president of the NAACP and other demonstrators during sit-in at Sen. Jeff Sessions’ office , newly-hired NBC host Megyn Kelly’s top five most racist moments , Republicans pass new fines for taking pictures and video on House floor, legislatures  (including the Texas Lt. Governor ) gear up to...
Episode #1770: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss the Walking Dead, Allison’s fever dreams, and to help answer a Patreon question about disaster planning for kitties. Also, the millennial Walt Disney and the weirdness of late-stage Capitalism, Harvey Weinstein and the danger of powerful men who are predators, how Breitbart and Milo smuggled Nazi and white...
Episode #1690:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) joins the show to help answer Patreon questions about Sense 8 and what the Democrats’ narrative should be. Also, Bill Maher uses the N-word on  Real Time , terrorist attacks in London and the disproportionate airtime devoted to terrorism stories, Trump exploits tragedy to renew calls for his dumb...
Episode #1808: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Rachel (@realslimchada) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to share a weird NYC story and to discuss manspreading. Also, ex-Fox News anchor Juliet Huddy says Trump kissed her on the lips after a lunch, CNN’s massive error involving Wikileaks and the Trump campaign, Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital and announces U.S. embassy move from Tel Aviv...
Episode #1640:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss improv, jiujitsu, and fear of failure. Also, Trumpcare’s glorious bellyflop doesn’t mean that parts of Trumpcare aren’t already with us , Rep. Joe Barton’s breathtaking confession , Steve Bannon tells Trump to “ keep a shit list ” of Republicans...
Episode #1766: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss music and Julia Louis-Dreyfus shouting out both unions and universal healthcare in her statement about having breast cancer. Also, Donald Trump calls San Juan’s mayor “ nasty ” over Maria response criticism and accuses workers of being lazy, Catalan independence referendum stifled by violent police...
Episode #1758: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show discuss It (no spoilers). Also, Emmys 2017: Sean Spicer should not be given an opportunity for redemption, Donald Glover is the first black director to win an Emmy in comedy, Lena Waithe wins for Master of None, and women’s stories won the Emmys; GOP’s last-ditch Obamacare repeal bill may be the worst one yet...
Episode #1793: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Katey (@khealywu) joins the show to talk about Penny’s tracksuit, Mindhunter (no spoilers) and Not My Father’s Son. Also, that app that reveals what women look like without makeup and men’s obsession with robbing women of consent , gunman who killed four people and wounded a child at a school in California had a history of domestic abuse and killed his wife...
Episode #1634:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) joins the show to sleuth about gravity deniers, Twitter gets super mad at Rachel Maddow for her Trump taxes segment, everything you think you know about the death of Mike Brown is wrong ( and Darren Wilson admits it ), Geert Wilders peaces out like a classic comic book villain, Dutch election’s big winner proves to...
Episode #1664:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) joins the show to talk about trash Bravo TV, learning how to be bored, and the Head Egg. Also, Freedom Caucus endorses Obamacare repeal compromise, Netflix’s documentary “ Hot Girls Wanted ” is accused of outing sex worker, Trump uses “ human trafficking ” as justification for why his wall...
Episode #1646:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss problematic favs, transphobia, and the ingredients of revolution. Also, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are still raking in money from their business interests, EPA Chief Scott Pruitt rejects agency’s science and chooses not to ban insecticide, North Carolina’s HB2 replacement bill still...
Episode #1661:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss dealing with shitty managers. Also, centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen to face off in last round of French election, Bernie Sanders defends campaigning for anti-abortion Democrat, Juicero offers refunds to all customers after people realize $400...
Episode #1659:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about  13 Reasons Why . Also, that terrible NYT op-ed written by a mother who insists her daughter is a tomboy and not transgender, NYT antidote to fake news is apparently hiring an extreme climate denier to write op-eds (during a time when the nation is...
Episode #1658:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today!  Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to offer viewing recs to cleanse your palate of political horrors. Also, Trump lashes out at Tax Returns protesters, 45 percent of Americans say Trump keeps his...
Episode #1630:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss improv, Logan (no spoilers), Rough Night trailer , that BBC interview and how so many people assumed Jung-a Kim was Robert Kelly’s nanny because racism, how this is not at all a relatable story of a woman overcoming her student debt, Sean Spicer’s upside down American flag pin , and Preet...
Episode #1653:  Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com Tessa Hersh (@wellitclaire) joins the show to discuss racist people thinking she works at places where she does not work and the feminist influence of Designing Women . Also, “ lunch shaming ” and the many ways poor people are stigmatized, Assad allies say U.S. attach on Syria crosses “ red line ,” Trump administration contradicts...
Episode #1735: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at  wearecitizenradio.com  and support Allison’s work at Patreon for just $1/month!  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss great sci-fi films and other viewing recs. Also, the U.S. and South Korea to stage huge military exercise despite North Korea crisis, Trump says North Korea “ will truly regret ”...
Episode #1768: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss the magical world of mushrooms. Also, the horrific Las Vegas massacre in which Stephen Paddock murdered 59 people and wounded hundreds, Trump offers condolences to Las Vegas shooting victims but doesn’t mention guns , the easy, cheap, and legal tweak that turns guns fully automatic, Trump tells Puerto Rico: “ You’ve...
Episode #1680:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about what to do if your boss eliminates benefits for employees. Also, avocado toast is not the reason you can’t afford a house, Trump seals $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia while lecturing Muslims about the need to eliminate extremism, Trump:...
Episode #1738: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at  wearecitizenradio.com  and support Allison’s work at Patreon for just $1/month!  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss scary movies and questionable adult supervision. Also, Trump defends Nazis (and they love it ), three Democrats call on Congress to censure Trump over his disgraceful response to...
Episode #1713:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider  becoming a member or upping your support today !  Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Laci Green and her dad knocking out some dude’s teeth at a Kid Rock concert. Also, David Brooks met a poor and has some thoughts, Donald Trump Jr. maintains he didn’t tell his father about meeting with Russia lawyer even though Trump teased “ major ” news on Clinton...
Episode #1742: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at  wearecitizenradio.com  and support Allison’s work at Patreon for just $1/month!  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss an HIV-phobic gay dating app, a Maniac (hi Jess!) recognizing Charles at Stonewall, and Allison randomly seeing Ben Affleck. Also, Steve Mnuchin’s wife has a “ Let Them Eat...
Episode #1732: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at  wearecitizenradio.com  and support Allison’s work at Patreon for just $1/month!  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny Red (@erinred) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about feeling guilty for taking a mental vacation from activism, Emperor Trump reportedly briefed with flattering tweets and photos of himself every day, Trump TV accused of...
Episode #1750: Sign up to support Allison’s future BRAND-NEW podcast at  patreon.com/allisonkilkenny  for as little as $1/month! Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to discuss Trump deciding to end DACA and forcing someone else to be the face before the cameras , ICE wrongly imprisoned an American citizen for 1,273 days and is abusing the ACLU’s clients because they are fighting the deportations, the paramedic who rescued Harvey victims may be deported if Trump ends DACA,...
Episode #1700:  Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you’ve been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today !  Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to talk #DCM19. Also, check out Medium Talent reading Joss Whedon’s awful Wonder Woman script: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmCR-35uv70 . Stop calling the GOP’s plan to kill vulnerable people “health care,” activists in wheelchairs dragged away from Mitch McConnell’s office for...