Pontiac students lead the way to end the use of the “R” word

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Give it up for kids. They are almost always smarter than Republicans. Probably why the Republicans hate schools so much. PTHS: Spread The Word To End The Word 2012 – “I’m Eric” from McCoy Studios on Vimeo. PONTIAC — A group of students at Pontiac Township High School has created one of the latest videos […]

Thursday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – Tony is out for a few days with a medical issue, but you can still live stream the show from his web site from 6a-9a, or grab the podcasts here. Stephanie Miller – Karl Frisch, Stephanie Schriock, and Dan Ivankovich are guests. You can stream Steph live video from […]

Wednesday briefing and open thread

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Happy Humpday cherubs. Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – You can live stream Tony from his web site from 6a-9a, or grab the podcasts here. Stephanie Miller – Mama has Hal Sparks all day, David Bender, and Lewis Black. You can stream Steph live video from ustream from 9am – 12pm. You can also stream […]

Monday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – Today Tony has State Representative John Olumba, Occupy Detroit, Mark Brewer, and our very own Eclectablog is in for Blog Role. You can live stream Tony from his web site from 6a-9a, or grab the podcasts here. And don’t miss Tony on Ed Schultz today. Stephanie Miller – Eric […]

Friday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – Today Tony has Matt Binkowski and John Kulesz, Neil Pettit, Shaun Donovan, Occupy Detroit, and Joe DiSano. You can live stream Tony from his web site from 6a-9a, or grab the podcasts here. And don’t miss Tony on Ed Schultz this Monday!!! Stephanie Miller – John Fugelsang for all […]

Thursday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – Today Tony has Terry O’Neill, Occupy Detroit, and David Hecker. You can live stream Tony from his web site from 6a-9a, or grab the podcasts here. And don’t miss Tony on Ed Schultz this Monday!!! Stephanie Miller – Karl Frisch, Rep Jim McDermott, and Rep Jakie Speier. You can […]

Republican legislators begin revenge against voters

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Well that didn’t take long. Republican Joe Graves was sworn in to office yesterday, and today the Senate Republicans have moved to make their anti-work bills referendum proof: “In this bill we see further restrictions on workers’ rights, continued degradation of our public educators and greater limitations on local control – all components that seem […]

Tony Trupiano to guest host Ed Schultz radio show on Monday

So much awesomeness here!!! Our pal Tony from First Shift will be guest hosting Big Eddie’s radio show on Monday. Tony has been Ed’s guest in the past, on both radio and MSNBC. I love to see Tony and Ed working together because they have the same kind of passion for workers and the 99%. […]

Wednesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – Today Tony has Dr. Jill Stein (Green candidate for POTUS), Occupy Detroit, and Stephen Henderson. You can live stream Tony from his web site from 6a-9a, or grab the podcasts here. And don’t miss Tony on Ed Schultz this Monday!!! Stephanie Miller – Sexy liberal Hal Sparks is in […]

Tuesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – Today Tony has James Clift, Occupy Detroit, and Chris Michalakis. You can live stream Tony from his web site from 6a-9a, or grab the podcasts here. Stephanie Miller – You can stream Steph live video from ustream from 9am – 12pm. You can also stream Steph’s audio right after […]

Monday briefing and open thread

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This one is coming out a little late today, and I’m sorry about that, I had craaaazy morning. It’s definitely easier getting the talk show lineup later in the day though Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – I was on with Tony this morning to talk about the house races here. You can listen to […]

Red to blue: 3 more Michigan State House districts to watch (51, 19, 55)

This is the third post in the ‘red to blue’ series that I started here. I’ll be talking about these house races tomorrow morning on First Shift. This week I’d like to start by revisiting the 51st district. This district includes Grand Blanc, Fenton, Linden, etc. The seat was held by Paul Scott until he […]