The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Sun, 14 Oct 2018 12:45:31 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en Sunday Toons of the Category 5 Distraction 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=12748 Ignoring the Cries of Stranded Children: 'BradCast' 10/12/2018 On today's BradCast, I'm your host as Brad and Desi make their way along the road. Some of you hear my show, In Deep with Angie Coiro, alongside the BradCast on the same stations and streams. We're awash in immigration stories this week, none of them good. Between Donald Trump's ongoing ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12747 Where is Jamal Khashoggi?: 'BradCast' 10/11/2018 On today's BradCast, I'm your guest host -- Angie Coiro of In Deep with Angie Coiro. Among the headlines today: The news about Jamal Khashoggi gets more and more grim. Turkey claims to have both audio and video evidence of the missing journalists murder -- although for reasons I detail in the ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12745 'A Scary Time': Hurricane Michael; Exxon's Carbon Tax Scam; The Fight to Vote in ND, MO, GA: 'BradCast' 10/10/2018 Among the many stories covered on today's BradCast, with vigor and no small amount of occasional vitriol. [Audio link to show follows below.]... The catastrophic and climate change-fueled Hurricane Michael made landfall in Florida on Wednesday as a deadly and unprecedented Category 4, the strongest ever to strike the Panhandle since ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12744 Progressive Evangelicals Hit the Road to Take on the Religious Right: 'BradCast' 10/9/2018 On today's BradCast, the religious left fights back! [Audio link to show follows below.] But first: It's little wonder Fox 'News' doesn't like it when celebrities on the left speak out about politics. Sure, it's fine when a Republican actor or TV celebrity with zero political background runs for and becomes ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12743 'Green News Report' - October 9, 2018 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The world's scientists issue alarming report warning we are almost out of time to prevent worst impacts of global warming, but there's still time to act; PLUS: Florida, Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas brace for Hurricane Michael... All that and more in today's Green News Report! Listen ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12742 Haunted by Manchin and Other Tough Choices for Progressives Placing Patriotism Over Partisanship: 'BradCast' 10/8/2018 On today's BradCast: In case it wasn't clear until now, the stakes for November's midterms couldn't be higher -- for the nation and for the planet -- leading to what might be a difficult choice for some voters. At this point, however, at least in my opinion -- as discussed ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12741 Florida Midterm Could Prove a Landmark Moment for Representative Democracy at a National Level Given the pivotal role Florida and its 29 electoral votes have played in recent Presidential elections, November's midterms could prove to be pivotal in the state, and not only for Florida. November 6th, 2018 could prove to be a landmark moment for democracy, helping to determine the outcome of the ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12737 Sunday 'Relax and Enjoy the Confirmation Process' Toons "Both Sides" * * * 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=12740 Kavanaugh Confirmation All But Certain and the SCOTUS Case Cited as a Reason for the Rush: 'BradCast' 10/5/2018 On today's BradCast, the GOP's far-right take-over of the U.S. Supreme Court for generations -- including one blatantly stolen seat and two men accused of sexual misconduct and/or assault -- is now all but complete, and we discuss an upcoming SCOTUS case that some have cited as reason for the ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12739