Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Up and at ’Em

Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

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    Episode 686

    A True Compromise: Everyone is Miserable

    Full coverage of the breaking budget deal at the state capitol.

    Guests: Brad Carlson, Rob Doar, and Roger Chamberlain

    Mon May 20 2019Monday, May 20, 2019

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    Episode 685

    Hielten Sich für Captain Kirk

    While waiting for a budget agreement, Ben and Jennifer remember 80s pop songs

    Guest: Jennifer Gumbel

    Fri May 17 2019Friday, May 17, 2019

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    Episode 684

    Pirate Casino

    Dr John Spry takes apart Gov Walz road construction spending arguments.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Thu May 16 2019Thursday, May 16, 2019

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    Episode 683

    Dimensions of a Graham Cracker

    Minneapolis may outlaw drive-through windows.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed May 15 2019Wednesday, May 15, 2019

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    Episode 682

    The Storm Before the Down

    How Republicans will lose no matter what happens in budget negotiations.

    Guest: Matt Bilski

    Tue May 14 2019Tuesday, May 14, 2019

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    Episode 681

    Awesome With a Silent “B”

    Ben learns that the Totino in Totino–Grace is the same Totino from Totino’s Pizza Rolls.

    Guest: Nancy LaRoche

    Mon May 13 2019Monday, May 13, 2019

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    Episode 680

    Brain Goalie

    Courtroom illustrator Cedric Hohnstadt on his work during the Mohammed Noor trial.

    Guests: Cedric Hohnstadt and David Pascoe

    Fri May 10 2019Friday, May 10, 2019

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    Episode 679

    Foot-Long Thermometers

    Everything you ever wanted to know about the toxic protein ricin

    Guests: Frank Pafko and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Thu May 9 2019Thursday, May 9, 2019

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    Episode 678

    Etaoin Shrdlu

    Car temperatures, odd candy flavors, and Linotype machines.

    Wed May 8 2019Wednesday, May 8, 2019

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    Episode 677

    Turtle Urge

    Officer-related shootings, noisy neighbors, and the national debt.

    Guest: Andy Aplikowski

    Tue May 7 2019Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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    Episode 676

    Backronym

    Burritos, full-paged apologies, PDFs, and Canadian candy

    Guest: Brad Johnson

    Mon May 6 2019Monday, May 6, 2019

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    Episode 675

    Disgraced Former Deputy Chair of the Republican Party of Minnesota

    David Pascoe gets an exit interview.

    Guest: David Pascoe

    Fri May 3 2019Friday, May 3, 2019