“Minnesota’s Morning Podcast” —City Pages

Up and at ’Em

Minnesota’s Morning Podcast


Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

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    Episode 1194

    Summer of Controversies

    A bunch of Yes on Question 2 ads fell off a truck and Ben brought them to the podcast.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Sep 15 2021Wednesday, September 15, 2021

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    Episode 1181


    Dr Mike explains why vaccine boosters are a normal part of immunology.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Aug 25 2021Wednesday, August 25, 2021

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    Episode 1176

    Esprit de Crap

    Jennifer Carnahan went on a short media tour that gave us far more questions than we got answers.

    Guests: Jack Tomczak and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Aug 18 2021Wednesday, August 18, 2021

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    Episode 1144

    Furin Cleavage Site

    We've reached the random-body-parts stage of Minneapolis crime.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Fri Jun 18 2021Friday, June 18, 2021

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    Episode 1136

    Trash Can Cozy

    Dumping dumb city ordinances and shipping Martian soil to Earth.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Tue Jun 8 2021Tuesday, June 8, 2021

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    Episode 1129

    Veins that Drain the Brain

    How can you hold the State Fair if there’s no cops to patrol the State Fair?

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed May 26 2021Wednesday, May 26, 2021

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    Episode 1121


    The statewide mask mandate disappears.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Fri May 14 2021Friday, May 14, 2021

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    Episode 1108

    Space Man from Pluto

    Ben and Dr Mike get lost in a bunch of tangents about movies and music when they should be concentrating on your voicemails.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Fri Apr 23 2021Friday, April 23, 2021

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    Episode 1098

    Oshkosh B’gosh

    The airport food robots are a lie.

    Guests: Brad Johnson and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Fri Apr 9 2021Friday, April 9, 2021

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    Episode 1092

    Two-and-a-Halfth Street

    Dr Mike wont give Ben any homemade vaccine.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Mar 31 2021Wednesday, March 31, 2021

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    Episode 1078

    Molten Sulfur

    Dr Mike on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine and molten sulfur.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Mar 10 2021Wednesday, March 10, 2021

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    Episode 1062

    Snowmobile Ambulance

    Hospitals are telling the governor to stop playing the lottery and just give them the damn vaccine.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Tue Feb 9 2021Tuesday, February 9, 2021