Friday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – Tony has Lisa Maatz, Vicki Kovari, Occupy Detroit, and Joe DiSano. You can livestream Tony from his site from 6a-9am. Don’t forget to connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Stephanie Miller – You can stream Steph live […]

Andrew Breitbart has died

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Obviously, sad news in that a person has lost his life. “Andrew passed away unexpectedly from natural causes shortly after midnight this morning in Los Angeles,” the note on his website reads. “We have lost a husband, a father, a son, a brother, a dear friend, a patriot and a happy warrior. Andrew lived boldly, […]

Thursday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk. Tony Trupiano – Tony has Steve Babson, Occupy Detroit, and David Holtz. You can livestream Tony from his site from 6a-9am. Don’t forget to connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Stephanie Miller – You can stream Steph live from ustream. […]

Wednesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony Trupiano – I missed Tony’s show today, so no livestreaming now, but you can still connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Today he had Stacie Stewart, Occupy Detroit, and Stephen Henderson. Do visit him on Facebook, even if you […]

Tuesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony Trupiano – Tony’s got Elliott Ackerman, Occupy Detroit, Steve Cook, Chris Michalakis. You can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Do visit him on Facebook, even if you just want to say hi; he loves […]

Monday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony Trupiano – Tony’s got Steve Losey, Occupy Detroit, Mark Brewer, and our pal Chris Savage aka Eclectablog. You can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Do visit him on Facebook, even if you just want […]

BFM updates – fixes and new features

Website maintenance

Hi all, Here’s a quick update on what we accomplished over the weekend, New Features: The Facebook connect feature is fully functional.  This means that you can comment here using your Facebook profile.  If you comment using Facebook, your comment will show up here and on Facebook.  Also if you comment on one of our […]

Rmoney in Detroit today

Mitt Romney the RMoney candidate

There’s a great article at the Freep on Romney’s event today, It won’t be hard to fit 1,200 members of the Detroit Economic Club into 65,000-seat Ford Field for today’s speech by GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney. What will be hard is making it look like Romney isn’t speaking to a nearly empty stadium. The […]

Friday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony Trupiano – Tony’s guests for today are Occupy Detroit, Joe DiSano, and Dawud Walid. You can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Do visit him on Facebook, even if you just want to say hi; […]

Thursday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony Trupiano – unfortunately I didn’t have a chance to listen to Tony this morning, so I’ll be taking in the podcasts later. Tony’s guests for today were Karla Smith, Occupy Detroit, and David Hecker. You can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick […]

Wednesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony Trupiano just had Steve Losey on the show. Steve is the guy running for Paul Scott’s now vacant (huzzah!) seat. You can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Do visit him on Facebook, even if […]

Tuesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony Trupiano has Chris Michalakis, Occupy Detroit, and Cindy Estrada. You can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Do visit him on Facebook, even if you just want to say hi; he loves hearing from listeners. […]