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    Episode 808

    I Hate to Say “I Told You So”

    Ben can't help himself but revel in the Gophers loss.

    Guest: Andrew Smith

    Mon Nov 18 2019Monday, November 18, 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

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    Episode 798

    The Clock Nudger

    Ben and Nancy desperately attempt to understand a Tim Walz quote.

    Guest: Nancy LaRoche

    Mon Nov 4 2019Monday, November 4, 2019

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    Episode 796

    Captain Bureaucracy in the Flesh

    DHS gets challenged on their policy of never writing down any of their mistakes.

    Guests: Frank Pafko and Andy Aplikowski

    Thu Oct 31 2019Thursday, October 31, 2019

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    Episode 776

    Captain Bureaucracy

    DHS was caught paying money to the dead.

    Guests: Frank Pafko and Melissa Sauser

    Thu Oct 3 2019Thursday, October 3, 2019

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    Episode 767

    Emergency Nacho Relief

    Jack Tomczak is living in the 1970s and he has the pink ring to prove it.

    Guest: Jack Tomczak

    Fri Sep 20 2019Friday, September 20, 2019

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    Episode 756

    Bureaucracy Speak

    We’re already three days in to new DHS commissioner Jodi Harpstead’s 90-day plan.

    Guest: Andrew Smith

    Thu Sep 5 2019Thursday, September 5, 2019

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    Episode 748

    Hell and Human Sacrifice Committee

    Exclusive: Jason Lewis will announce his campaign for U.S. Senate today at the Minnesota State Fair.

    Guests: Andrew Smith and David Osmek

    Thu Aug 22 2019Thursday, August 22, 2019

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    Episode 742

    How Many Slides Does She Have?

    The most extensive, exhaustive, and exasperating coverage of the Minnesota Senate DHS hearing.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Brad Carlson

    Wed Aug 14 2019Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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    Episode 741

    DHS Senate Hearing Drinking Game

    Sen Michelle Benson tells us what to expect from today’s Senate hearing on DHS.

    Guests: Barbara Thomas Smith and Michelle Benson

    Tue Aug 13 2019Tuesday, August 13, 2019

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    Episode 737

    One Minnesota: We Fail Slowly

    Tim Walz on DHS: “The problem we have many times in government is we fail slowly.”

    Guest: Brad Johnson

    Wed Aug 7 2019Wednesday, August 7, 2019