Category Archives: Politics

Mexican Coke

The excitement of the holidays, SO over it, The WORST Christmas Sweater, The Miracle of Hanukkah, The Human Car Wash, The WOMR/WFMR Capital Improvements Drive, Douchey Squirrel Behavior and Weed Wreaths. Also: Israeli Weed Donuts, The Book Club™, Sex in the Desert, Noah Hawley, Michael’s Owl, Religious Whackos, The 144,000, Sugar Wars, Politics, The Indian Detective, Hearing from Ezra, Canuck Attack, The Cat in the background and Thank You Rachel!

Touch and Run

SUPERMOON, Certainly Science-y, Anne the Grinchiest, Fake Christmas Feelings, The Back-Way Time Capsule™, Godless, No Television Shows For Christmas, Visions of Super Bowls Past, Anne tells you how Buy a Car AND return your stupid laptop. Plus: Volume Control, Randy Earl Jones has a grand time at Wal-Mart, The Make-Up Advent Calendar, Sex in the Driveway, The French Mistake and Michael’s New Project (Nantucket Basket Bracelets) and his FIRST SHOW at Scargo Pottery in Dennis, MA. ALSO, Bitcoins, The Supreme Court, World Aids Day and The John Outlaw Project.

Chowder Access

Two weeks of stuff, Vending Machines for the Rough Sleepers, What is making the noise, What Women Need, The Good Samaritan gets a BIG Surprise, In Lieu of the donation you wanted me to make, Black Friday GUN SALES, and The Supreme Court Takes a Pass. The woman from Downton Abbey goes South Western, NO FUN ON FACEBOOK, A Special Manger Scene (with a bite out of it), The Word of the Year, Current Events and Stuff™, Caviar, Lady Bird, Darkest Hour (or the Great Man Theory of History), We Shall NEVER Surrender, The Mooch gets uninvited, BAD RABBI, A Traditional Thanksgiving and the Golden Age of Everything.

Thanks Again!

This is a BEST OF Broadcast, Originally aired 11/16/10

Anne discusses politics and pickles with show correspondent Daniel “Auntie Frenchy” Button (Mrs.), A long time listener calls in with a question about kissing, Glee, George Takei has something to say, A Scotsman walks into trouble, Naturists vs Nudists, The Event, Stupid Democrats, The Shortest Blues Song ever, How much Russell Brand got ripped off for Katy’s wedding ring and what to do with extra testicles. Plus: “Fall Themed” sweaters, Favorite cakes.

Songs included: Rubber Ducky

FULL BEAVER

All of the Valentine’s Babies, Dealing with Technological Glitches, Dumb People Town Stuff, Breckin Meyer, The Guy from the Future, The Dennis Village Halloween Hootenanny, The 10 Year Old Car Thief, The Full Beaver, and the Flipper -Offer got fired. Plus, Get The HECK OFF EARTH, Aliens, Polk County Florida Drunk Horse Riding, NOT Blackface blackface, Thirteen (Not Twenty), Moby Dick and Leonardo.

Lost In Space

Can’t really remember the music, Science Fiction VS Science Fact, Planet Michael, SPACE, The International Space Station, Growing Lettuces in Space, Traveling to Mars, Pronouncing the Names, SPACE JUNK, and Please Come Back Into the Space Ship – Your Jet Pack is Messing Up. Also: What Anne Keeps Starting to Say, Project Runway Twin Trouble, The Clean, Modern, Cool, Homeless Look, THIS WEEK IN PODCASTS, Daniel Day Lewis is Retiring, Victoria and Abdul, NICOLE IS BAD, Lip-Reading Judge Judy and Getting Scammed. Plus: The Perfect Story, Testosterone Made Him Crazy, David S. Pumpkins and a Wonderful Poem.

Ordinary Annie

The problem with Technical Difficulties is that they are quite often technically difficult as in the case of our aging website, which is where we store all of our podcasts.

Also: Put on your toque and Take Off with Tom, Thanksgiving in Canada, Living in Canada, Camping with Len, Rustic Can Openers, Swiss Chalet, Rotisserie Chicken, The origin of Canada’s Holiday, Skipping Facebook, How is this still a thing, Columbus Day, Atrocities, Haters on Twitter, Ordinary Annie, The Outback Steakhouse Satanic Conspiracy Theory, Weinstein’s Lament, GUNS, FREAK OUT over PUMPKIN SPICE, The UK Wife Carrying Race in Dorking Surrey, Subaru Bears and What The Hell happened to the rest of the show?

Deep Shame

So long Monty, Anne’s repetitive motion injury, Mea Shaerim, Jew Hats, PALESTINIAN CHICKEN, Happy New Year and THE BEST FACE WASH IN THE WORLD. ALSO: Language Problems, Whole Foods is getting weird, Yom Kippur, The neighbors SUCK, Anti-Semitism, HUGH HEFNER, and The Favorite Things! PLUS: American Beauty Star, Fat Mascara, Deep Shame, Scott The Space Guy and Las Vegas.

5778. Finally.

We look forward to the New Year with Anne’s conversation with H. Alan Scott: Television Writer, former Mormon, Gay Jewish Convert, and YouTube personality. Join us as we discover how you get from there to here and what happens along the way. Also: Oprah once said his name. Check out his website at www.halanscott.com!

An Unorthodox Interview

Liel Leibovitz speaks with Anne on everything from the delights of Provincetown and video games to politics, Zionism, language and vegan lasagna. Liel is an Israeli/American academic, philosopher and writer. He has published six scholarly works and innumerable articles. His work has appeared in The Nation, The Republic, Jewish Week, Wired Magazine and more. Liel has a PhD from Columbia and was a Professor of media, culture and communication at NYU. He is currently a senior writer and editor of Tablet Magazine and an anchor of the Unorthodox podcast on Slate’s Panoply Network. Liel is brilliant and hilarious. Enjoy!