“Minnesota’s Morning Podcast” —City Pages

Up and at ’Em

Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Podcasts

Barbara Thomas Smith

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 838

    Bill Hoistdabanner

    Ben regrets drinking that hard cider before reading the news.

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Wed Jan 15 2020Wednesday, January 15, 2020

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    Episode 833

    State Chief Bloviator

    When you get an air frier for Christmas, you might as well air fry everything you eat.

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Wed Jan 8 2020Wednesday, January 8, 2020

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    Episode 825

    Radio Free Saint Paul Public Schools

    Condiments, Cats, and Ben lays an egg for Right Up My Alley

    Guests: Frank Pafko and Barbara Thomas Smith

    Thu Dec 19 2019Thursday, December 19, 2019

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    Episode 820

    Can of Gagh Interchange

    Frank Pafko on Duluth’s Can of Worms.

    Guests: Frank Pafko and Barbara Thomas Smith

    Thu Dec 12 2019Thursday, December 12, 2019

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    Episode 811

    Payne-in-the-Assville

    Melvin Carter’s plan to fight gun violence doesn’t give any new money to the police.

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Thu Nov 21 2019Thursday, November 21, 2019

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    Episode 806

    A Mix of Frustration and Confusion

    The Department of Human Services is trying to motivational poster their way to trustworthiness.

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Thu Nov 14 2019Thursday, November 14, 2019

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    Episode 801

    This is What it Sounds Like When Stadium Birds Cry

    Which downtown Minneapolis building has killed more birds than U.S. Bank Stadium?

    Guests: Frank Pafko and Barbara Thomas Smith

    Thu Nov 7 2019Thursday, November 7, 2019

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    Episode 795

    Troubling Dysfunction

    Trustworthiness at MnDHS means no one taking responsibility for major Medicaid overpayments, right?

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Wed Oct 30 2019Wednesday, October 30, 2019

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    Episode 784

    My Summer with Lawnmowers

    Minnesota opens up a new front in America’s war on robots.

    Guests: Barbara Thomas Smith and Kelly Gunderson

    Tue Oct 15 2019Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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    Episode 774

    See Ya Later, Alligator

    Al Franken just loves goosing buttocks.

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Tue Oct 1 2019Tuesday, October 1, 2019

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    Episode 769

    The T-Shirt Bandit

    The Shitshow is back with a blue ribbon commission.

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Tue Sep 24 2019Tuesday, September 24, 2019

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    Episode 766

    Phantom Cattle

    A wealth tax would penalizes smart investments.

    Guests: John Spry‚ Ph.D. and Barbara Thomas Smith

    Thu Sep 19 2019Thursday, September 19, 2019