“Minnesota’s Morning Podcast” —City Pages

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Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1048

    Arbiter of Journalistic Ethics

    Local journalist snipe at each other on Twitter

    Guest: Brad Johnson

    Mon Jan 18 2021Monday, January 18, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1047

    Gary Backbacon

    Public schools should ask online schools for advice on distance learning.

    Guest: Diana Withers

    Fri Jan 15 2021Friday, January 15, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1046


    Ice fishing while the president gets impeached again.

    Guest: Matt Bilski

    Thu Jan 14 2021Thursday, January 14, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1045

    Future Very Imperfect

    The mood inside the state legislature isn’t great.

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Wed Jan 13 2021Wednesday, January 13, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1044

    Polyclonal Response

    Dr Mike reëxplains coronavirus variants.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Tue Jan 12 2021Tuesday, January 12, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1043

    Hipster Chickens

    Woodworking, online family reunions, and our core identities.

    Guest: Brad Johnson

    Mon Jan 11 2021Monday, January 11, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1042

    The Reverse Snow Day Scenario

    Why kids desperately need to get back into the classroom.

    Guest: Melissa Sauser

    Fri Jan 8 2021Friday, January 8, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1041


    Ben reacts to the unfathomable coup attempt at our Nation’s Capitol.

    Thu Jan 7 2021Thursday, January 7, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1040

    Ketchup is Minnesota Spicy

    Senator Michelle Benson gives us a preview of the new legislative session.

    Guest: Michelle Benson

    Wed Jan 6 2021Wednesday, January 6, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1039


    Bob Hope, Whitney Houston, and Abe Vigoda

    Tue Jan 5 2021Tuesday, January 5, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 1038

    You Don’t Wanna Have Empty Pockets When the Turnip Lady Shows Up

    Ben returns for the new year with a better understanding of the Animal Crossing economy.

    Mon Jan 4 2021Monday, January 4, 2021

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode S20

    Belated Christmas Voicemails

    Here's the voicemails you should have heard last week.

    Sun Jan 3 2021Sunday, January 3, 2021