Jim Carrey and the FOX Comedy Shuffle

Some of you have already seen the Jim Carrey parody.  If not, you can see it here. I have also included a Young Turks wrap-up of the responses to it below.  I’d like to respond to those responses with a little logic. First, FOX News makes the claim that Jim Carrey is making fun of … Continue reading

Opinion Station: Legalizing Prostitution?

Opinion Station: Legalizing Prostitution?

HuffPost recently posted an article about Barney Frank, who will retire from Congress after the end of his term.  What fascinated me about the article wasn’t Frank himself (though I love the man), but rather his take on prostitution.  One of the interesting things Frank argues is that the illegality of prostitution in most of … Continue reading

Romney, Cognitive Dissonance, and Obamacare

Romney, Cognitive Dissonance, and Obamacare

From Mitt Romney (after telling ABC about the greatness of his Massachusetts healthcare law): “I will repeal Obamacare and replace it with real health care reform,” Romney said at the rally. “You see, Obamacare is really Exhibit No. 1 of the president’s political philosophy, and that is that government knows better than people how to … Continue reading

Episode Snafu: Apologies!

Dear listeners, Apparently our most recent episode (23) cuts off in the middle of discussion.  To be honest, I have no idea why, as the original recording is unbroken.  The good news is that you didn’t miss much.  While Episode 23 is longer than previous episodes, we were almost done with discussion when the mp3 … Continue reading

#DZDA Episode 23 — Political Convention Madness!

It’s time for some more Duke and Zink, mouths and all.  On Today’s Agenda:   Convention Madness!!! Listen away!  Feel free to leave a comment and spread the word if you are so inclined! Here’s the episode (show notes are below): Episode 23 — Download (MP3)  Intro and the Key Elements (0:00 – 1:21:19) The … Continue reading