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Rolling Realignment About to Flatten Trump & GOP

LISTEN HERE: By Mark Green Matalin thinks that Trump can still come back while vanden Heuvel doubts it even though Hillary's no Bernie. But given Trump's awful polls/analytics/infrastructure/party split, Host sees a coming "Rolling Realignment" that'll change government & America. Trump's Descent. Show More Summary

Republican Won't Win GOP Primary Votes by Being Pro-Choice

A huge frustration of Personhood USA folks is the familiar pattern of Colorado Republicans building their political careers and winning primary elections with the help of hard-working anti-choice activists and then buckpedaling away from the "pro-life" loyalists once they face the frowns of general-election voters. See, for example, Sen. Show More Summary

This Week on the Blabbermouth Podcast: Questions About Weed, Investigating "The Audition," and a Blabberphone Brawl

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders Anna from Phinney Ridge was packing a bowl and thinking about Seattle’s homelessness crisis the other day, and her thoughts led her to call the Blabberphone (206-302-2063) with an interesting question: Exactly how much...Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: Answers to the Question, "What Can I Do?"

by Eli Sanders Episode 55 of Blabbermouth answers the question, "What can I do?" Above, candles at a vigil at Seattle's Cal Anderson Park after the Orlando shooting. Subscribe to the show on iTunes RIGHT HERE! Kelly O In the wake ofShow More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: Answers to the Question, "What Can I Do?"

by Eli Sanders In the wake of the worst mass-shooting in United States history, we answer the question: “What can I do?” As President Obama said after the shooting, “To actively do nothing is a decision.” So what, exactly, is the something...Show More Summary

TrumpWatch: Reporters Doing the Right Thing to Press Colorado Republicans on Trump

It was good to see 9News' Brandon Rittiman and Kyle Clark press Republican U.S. Senate candidates this week about Trump's racist comment that a Hispanic judge won't give Trump a fair shake in court. And also, asking the candidates if...Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: Hillary Clinton's Win, Texts from Ed Murray, and One Very Dramatic Reading

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders This week it became clear that Hillary Clinton will be the Democratic nominee for president, so at 1:05 I talk about this history-making moment with TIME Magazine political writer Jay Newton-Small, who will be at TownShow More Summary

INFLECTION WEEK: Donald's Decline Begins After Exposed As a Racist Cheat Unfit for Duty

LISTEN HERE: By Mark Green True, all pundits mis-overestimated the Republican base. But as the General Election de facto now begins, Shrum & Frum discuss Trump's cumulative "Joseph Welch" moment due to four re-enforcing events: Clinton's...Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: The Return of The Real World, Overtime Pay, and Our Critics' Picks for the Weekend!

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders This week it came out that MTV’s "The Real World," one of the original reality shows, is coming back to Seattle this summer. So at 1:40 longtime Seattle-based television critic Melanie McFaraland reminds us about the drama that occurred last time MTV showed up in this city. Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: Politics, Prophecies, and Some Good News for Your Memorial Day Consideration!

last monthUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders We had a presidential primary in Washington State this week, and if you're confused as to why this happened at the end of May, when Donald Trump is already the Republican nominee and Washington State already had its Democratic...Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: Lindy West on Toxic Online Sludge, Arguing With Dan Savage, and Her New Memoir, SHRILL

last monthUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders The writer and Internet troll-slayer Lindy West is on the show this week to talk about her great and super funny new book, SHRILL: NOTES FROM A LOUD WOMAN. It came out this week and Lindy’s going to be appearing at Town...Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: How a Bitch Magazine Editor Sees Feminism, Plus UW Students for Donald Trump

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

A New Podcast by Eli Sanders Andi Zeisler, cofounder of Bitch magazine, is coming to Seattle next week to talk about her new book, “We Were Feminists Once: From Riot Grrl to Cover Girl, the Buying and Selling of a Political Movement.” At...Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: Badly Behaving Basketball Fans, Your Calls, and More!

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders This week, at 1:54, we talk basketball—specifically, the local basketball fans who totally lost it when the Seattle City Council didn’t do the exact bidding of a billionaire who wants to bring us a new NBA team. Stranger...Show More Summary

After 2016, Will Personality Plus Message = POTUS? President Rachel Maddow in 2024?

LISTEN HERE: Underestimating Trump, Shrum/Christie/Green prognosticate again post-primaries: Will great persona + viral message be ticket for future presidents? Will reactionary GOP reconstitute after realigning loss? Will Trump putShow More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: May Day, Anarchy, and Lemonade! (Plus This Podcast Now Has a Phone Number.)

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders Episode 48 of Blabbermouth surrenders to May Day, talks to anarchists, and then reaches for Lemonade. (Wanna subscribe to the show on iTunes? Right here.) Alex Garland Blabbermouth April 29, 2016 Download Episode | Subscribe on iTunes | RSS Feed Huge news this week: We now have a dedicated phone and PHONE NUMBER for Blabbermouth. Show More Summary

There Will Be No Blabbermouth This Week. Go Listen To Prince Records for an Hour Instead

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Sean Nelson This is what it sounds like when doves mourn. Bruce MacQueen/Shutterstock Eli Sanders is on vacation, and asked me to sub for him as the host of our weekly podcast, Blabbermouth, this week, which I am always very happy to do. Show More Summary

Photos from the Indigenous People's Rally and March Against Tribal Disenrollment Earlier This Week

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Alex Garland Earlier this week, people took to the streets to protest tribal disenrollment, as Sydney Browntone wrote about here on Slog. I recommend clicking on this audio I recorded while you look at the photos. 2016-04-18_12_08_16_ ? Indigenous people from throughout Washington march through Seattle streets to protest tribal disenrollment. Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: Re-Segregated Public Schools and an "Inside Witness" to the Twilight Exit Shooting

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders Episode 47 of Blabbermouth looks at how Seattle gave up on busing and allowed its public schools to become alarmingly re-segregated. Also discussed: Marti Jonjak's "Inside Witness" project and what to do this weekend.Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: The Student Assembly for Power and Liberation Speaks! (Plus David Schmader's WEED.)

3 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders On Episode 46 of Blabbermouth, a member of Western Washington University's Student Assembly for Power and Liberation explains things. So does David Schmader, author of the new book WEED. (Wanna subscribe to the show on...Show More Summary

This Week on Blabbermouth: Socialists vs. Superdelegates, Money vs. Art, and Weekend Things to Do!

3 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Eli Sanders Shade-wearing Superdelegate Jay Inslee DECLINED to come on Episode 45 of Blabbermouth to explain why he's backing Hillary Clinton even though Bernie Sanders won the Washington State Democratic caucuses. So I talk to a Socialist who's fired up about getting Inslee and other superdelegates to switch sides. Show More Summary

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