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    Episode 832

    I’m Not an Expert in Anything, I’m a Know-It-All

    How easy is it to get Ben angry? Very easy. There’s a list.

    Guest: Andrew Smith

    Tue Jan 7 2020Tuesday, January 7, 2020

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    Episode 826

    Zebros

    Jack Tomczak has watched “The Crown” and it has forced him to ask serious questions about our nation’s traditions and politics.

    Guest: Jack Tomczak

    Fri Dec 20 2019Friday, December 20, 2019

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    Episode 824

    New Set of Goobers

    Brad Carlson is in, so naturally we talk about Miss America and the Minnesota Twins.

    Guest: Brad Carlson

    Wed Dec 18 2019Wednesday, December 18, 2019

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    Episode 823

    Bailiwick is in My Wheelhouse

    The advice Scott Schulte gave Minnesota counties when they got an invoice from DHS this month.

    Guests: Scott Schulte and Matt Bilski

    Tue Dec 17 2019Tuesday, December 17, 2019

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    Episode 822

    Taco Envelope

    Is Governor Walz seriously considering splitting up the DHS?

    Guest: Nancy LaRoche

    Mon Dec 16 2019Monday, December 16, 2019

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    Episode 817

    Pecan Ball Russian Tea Cake Mexican Wedding Rings

    Sen Michelle Benson brings Christmas cookies and a DHS breakdown.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Kelly Gunderson

    Mon Dec 9 2019Monday, December 9, 2019

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    Episode 814

    Oh My God No

    Retiring Rep Nick Zerwas joins Ben for an exit interview.

    Guests: Matt Stevens and Nick Zerwas

    Wed Dec 4 2019Wednesday, December 4, 2019

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    Episode 813

    Operation Stopgap

    The 26 news stories we missed on Thanksgiving break.

    Guest: Matt Bilski

    Tue Dec 3 2019Tuesday, December 3, 2019

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    Episode 809

    The Midichlorian

    The contracting industry, Disney Plus, methamphetamines, the changing local papers, and the presidential race.

    Guest: Andy Aplikowski

    Tue Nov 19 2019Tuesday, November 19, 2019

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    Episode 807

    That One Scene in “Scanners”

    DHS cannot hold the Shitshow leaks back on Day 74 of the Trustworthiness Tour.

    Guest: Brad Johnson

    Fri Nov 15 2019Friday, November 15, 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 803

    Get Out of Jail Free Forms

    You’re not really breaking the law if you forget to fill out the violation form.

    Guest: Melissa Sauser

    Mon Nov 11 2019Monday, November 11, 2019