Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Up and at ’Em

Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Episode 204

Monday, June 5, 2017

Moose Knuckle

MnGOP chair Jennifer Carnahan tells us about Mark Dayton, Al Franken, and Kathy Griffin. Also, Don Grant has fishing stories.

Episode Sponsors
Show Notes

A Block

  • Kris Murphy is in the Hug-a-Month club.
  • Apple Watch tricks.
  • Jack fixes a deck.
  • Ben buys produce from a animal shelter.
  • The News Bag. [16:43]

B Block

  • Jennifer Carnahan, chair of the MnGOP. [35:24]
    • Update on the state of the Party.
    • Al Franken, Kathy Griffin, and civility in politics.
    • Mark Dayton vetoing state legislature funding.

C Block

  • Old Man Paper with Don Grant. [55:42]
    • Family nicknames.
    • Irish names.
    • Fishing stories from Moose Knuckle, Canada.
News Bag Links
Topics

Recent Episodes

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 787

    Assume a Spherical Duck

    Up and at ’Em is the wrong forum for a serious discussion of the standoff in Hong Kong.

    Guest: Matt Bilski

    Fri Oct 18 2019Friday, October 18, 2019

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 786

    St Thomas Football and the Economics of Agglomeration

    Dr Spry takes a question about college football and turns it into an economics lesson

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Thu Oct 17 2019Thursday, October 17, 2019

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 785

    Johnny Be Good Enough

    Ben aims his wrath at non-coöperative windshield wiper blades.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Oct 16 2019Wednesday, October 16, 2019

  • Up and at ’Em

    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

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 783

    Buncha Uppers

    Old Man Paper’s trick is to tell stories that don’t go anywhere.

    Guest: Don Grant

    Mon Oct 14 2019Monday, October 14, 2019

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 782

    Instruments of Interstate Commerce

    It's hard to cover the chaos outside the Trump rally when its happening in the middle of recording the show.

    Guest: Andrew Smith

    Fri Oct 11 2019Friday, October 11, 2019

Complete Podcast Archive ▸