The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Tue, 24 Jan 2017 03:07:41 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en Maximum Damage By Day One: 'BradCast' 1/23/2017 On today's BradCast, guest hosted by Angie Coiro, the impossible challenge of wrangling all the lies and all the damage inflicted on the country in the first three days of an impossible President. Even as the show was in production, Trump and the GOP continued to stomp all over the little ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12007 The Best Visual Metaphor for the Last 15 Years of GOP Politics That I Can Photoshop... http://bradblog.com/?p=12006 For the Record, No, It's Not About CROWD Size... Before this disappears into the ether of the memory hole, since the the history books tend to be written by the "winners", here's what the actual, contemporaneous, independently verifiable evidence shows instead. These are not the "alternative facts", as Kellyanne Conway described what new Whitehouse Press Secretary Sean Spicer and ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12005 Sunday Toons of the Inaugural Moment * * * Perry Dorrell blogs as PDiddie at Brains and Eggs, usually on topics concerning the strange brew of Texas politics. He's also on Twitter @PDiddie. http://bradblog.com/?p=12004 Inauguration Counter-Programming Special: 'BradCast' 1/20/2017 Today on The BradCast... "There is a time when the operation of the machine becomes so odious, makes you so sick at heart, that you can't take part. You can't even passively take part! And you've got to put your bodies upon the gears and upon the wheels, upon the levers, ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12003 Did Trump's HHS Nom Already Violate the Law?: 'BradCast' 1/19/2017 Today on The BradCast, on the last full day of the Obama Presidency, we continue to try and keep our eye on U.S. Senate confirmation hearings for Donald Trump cabinet nominees and the extraordinary conflicts of interest almost every one of them seem to have. [Audio link to show posted ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12002 'Green News Report' - January 19, 2017 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Democratic senators grill Trump's EPA pick, while his Interior Department nominee denies scientific consensus on climate change; Obama slips in one more parting gift for the planet; PLUS: It's official - 2016 was the hottest year on record, for the 3rd straight year in a row... ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12001 Messages to the Future: Obama's Final Presser; Hottest Year Ever; More Confirmation Hearings: 'BradCast' 1/18/2017 It was another hugely busy news day on today's BradCast. But, as usual, we try, at least, to keep our eyes not on the shiny objects, but on the stuff that actually matters. Wish us luck. [Audio link to show is posted below.] Among the stories we cover on today's show... President ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12000 Trouble for Team Trump?: 'BradCast' 1/17/2017 On today's BradCast, a few of Donald Trump's nominees for top cabinet slots may be facing trouble, as Senate hearings continue this week in the U.S. Senate, preparations are finalized (and changed) for the Inauguration, and President Obama issues last minute pardons and commutations. [Audio link to full show is ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11999 'Green News Report' - January 17, 2017 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau admits Alberta's oil sands' days are numbered; 2016 was the 2nd most expensive year for extreme weather disasters for the U.S.; New York State to close Indian Point nuclear power plant; Wisconsin caught deleting climate change from state websites -- again; PLUS: ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11998