ETR Radio Show- July 25, 2014

  • Over a quarter of a million acres are burning in Washington State.
  • Jeff Krupka from the US Fish and Wildlife Service calls in from Wenatchee to talk about the long and short term effects of fire ravaged areas. We talk about everything from the ground up. Microbes in the soil, small, burrowing animals, raptors, predators and prey. We talk about trees, insects water, fish and recovery. Thank you SO much for your time during what must be a very busy day.
  • The nuge got the hook at the EQC. Where’s he going to play now? Who cares?

 

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ETR Radio Show-July 18, 2014

  • idiotic comments about the child refugee crisis at our southern border. The TOP stupid comment goeds to texas rep louie gomert who wants to bring ships to the texas desert. GREAT idea louie!
  • Congressman Adam Smith (D-9) spends a half hour with us discussing Iraq, the child refugee crisis, Israel and more. Thank you SO much Adam, it was VERY informative.
  • The right wing is LYING to you. An idiot GOP congressman (phil gingrey, imbicile-Georgia) claims HE was told that the kids from central America are bringing ebola, dengue fever and smallpox into the country. and he’s a DOCTOR! Pay attention and VOTE!
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ETR Radio Show-July 11, 2014

  • Hobby lobby is less about birth control and more about the judicial elimination of the “Establishment Clause” of the first amendment. We now have a state/corporate religion and it is christian
  • Independent candidate Kevin Heidrich is running for state House from the 28th district.
  • Child refugees from Central America are flooding  our borders fleeing the criminal drug cartels the reagan administration created. Thanks ronnie, thanks ollie.

 

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ETR Radio Show-June 27, 2014

  • We talk about the latest SCOTUS decisions.
  • Fireworks. BE CAREFUL. AND please don’t drink and drive.
  • Skip Dreps, veteran’s advocate joins us to talk about the effect of fireworks on combat veterans and how to help.
  • Lindsay O’Donnell from the Humane Society talks about our furry friends and how to help them through this noisy, scary season.

 

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ETR Radio Show-June 20,2014

  • A thumbnail history on Iraq, lest we forget
  • Skip Dreps vetran’s advocate joins us to talk a bit about some GOOD news about the VA backlog and “re-traumatizing” due to the collapse of Iraq.
  • Jason Hansman from Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America calls in to talk about the dynamics taking place in Iraq and the effects this has on those who served there.
  • Paint Tacoma/Pierce County beautiful.
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ETR Radio Show-June 13, 2014

  • How the right wing media  gins up hatred and paranoia for political gain.
  • We talk with Ryan Lenz of the Southern Poverty Law Center about the Millers who shot two police officers, a “good guy with a gun” and then died in a hail of gunfire.
  • We talk with Mudcat Saunders about what actually happened in the eric canter slaughter

 

 

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ETR Radio Show-June 6, 2014

  • ANOTHER school shooting, THIS time at SPU. What’s the answer? Doing NOTHING is NOT working out very well.
  • Today is the 70th anniversary of the allied invasion of France at Normandy  Also known as D-day. We invite our friend and Vietnam Veteran Skip Dreps back this week to share his thoughts.
  • 23. 23 veterans commit suicide every DAY. Skip tells us about new research into this awful situation.
  • Bowe Bergdahl the right-wing’s latest attack victim in order to get at our President. What actually happened the day he disappeared. He literally got caught with his pants down. NOBODY in the media will tell you this. WE are less interested in hyperbole and more interested in the truth.
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ETR Radio Show-May 30, 2014

  • Passings. Dr Maya Angelou, Ken Schram. RIP And thank you.
  • Skip Dreps Vietnam war veteran, now working with the VA research board in Seattle joins us to discuss the most recent VA “scandal”. We have discussed this topic with Skip before. SIX YEARS ago…….
  • Ladd Everett communication director for Coalition to Stop Gun Violence in Washington DC calls in to tell us there has actually been a bit of progress to stop the gun violence.
  • Rough week so we close the show with the story of Mr G the goat and Jellybean the mule.

 

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ETR Radio Show-May 23, 2014

  • Citizens United and other SCOTUS delights
  •  Ben Cohen of Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream fame joins us from Folk Life in Seattle to talk about I-1329 and the importance of amending the Constitution to overturn the Citizens United decision.
  • Film maker Isaac Olsen and Bon Von Wheelie drummer for the band Girl Trouble are in-studio to talk about the new documentary film Strictly Sacred Girl Trouble Documentary which will be show at the Seattle International Film Festival this Monday
  • Bon stays with us to talk about  “pay to play” and young musicians being taken advantage of by greedy, sneaky promoters.
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ETR Radio Show-May 16,2014

  • When ya got NOTHING to brag about, go Bengazi.
  • It’s the 28th on the 16th.  Rep Tami Green is running for state senate from the 28th district. She has the experience to do the job well.
  • Christine Kilduff joins us, She is running for state Rep from the 28th district.
  • Farewell Randi Rhodes………..
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