Fake Olive Oil, Wood in Cheese, Slippery Priests, Ted Cruz is Not Non-Hypocritical, Michele Bachmann Doesn’t Not Know That Obama Didn’t Do It, Why Anne Loves Canada and Is Rubio Allowed to be President? Also: Dr. Love-Robinson, Who Really Started Isis and What Alex Jones has to Say.
Anne and Michael discuss a very Massachusetts sort of thing: Patriots’ Day, the commemoration of the battles of Lexington and Concord, the beginning of the American Revolution. Some people know a little bit about this history, some people think they know and others know nothing at all. You, yourself will know where you fall after listening to this show. Also: Gun violence in this country is out of control, The Boston Marathon, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Pinterest and some Garrison Keillor. Plus: Listener Letters™ and News From the Dunes™.
It’s July and that means Birthday Time!™ Anne and Michael read (and answer) Listener Letters, Talk about the state of the world, We hear from Andrew Weiner and Michele Bachmann and News from the Dunes™.
Songs include: Happy Birthday and Happy Birthday.
You never know who’s hanging out on Main Street. Anne and Michael discuss their recent trip to the Melody Tent in Hyannis to see K. D. Lang, Michael’s non-July family, the weather (yeah, I know), how not to escape smokers, James Taylor and Republicans start to beat on each other. Also on News From the Dunes™: Where exactly is North, Kim and Tim (and the Cape Cod Brown Bag BBQ Rub), , Great things from Cape Cod, the Hyannis Harbor Arts Center, Amy the Amazing, Julien Havard and Anne is not making things up. PLUS: Old news and the recipe for Baba Ganoush.
Songs include: Frim Fram Sauce and Shirt
A large gathering of well bred (and well fed) old-ish White people listen to a live radio broadcast, Nathaniel Hathorne (NO “W”), Garrison Keillor and American songs lead off this week’s show while the Big Crazy (Marcus Bachmann), station wagons and ice cream cones help to define what America really is in 2011. We spend time talking about how we got here discussing President Obama, Gertrude Stein, Woody Allen movies, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, baked beans and Hot Dog eating contests. Also Michael does not seem to know where chicken comes from. Plus: Meet Julien Havard.
Songs include: Stars and Stripes Forever and American Woman
Sarah Palin, Michele Bachmann, Anthony Weiner and Jennifer Lopez “put the O” in Stupid on this week’s show. Also: The Book of Mormon, Wikipedia, Sex tapes, Lady GaGa banned in Lebanon, eating out on Cape Cod and News from the Dunes™. Plus: A Teacher in trouble.
Songs include: Turn it off and Misty Mountain Hop
This week’s show focuses on the joys, triumphs and horrors of being a woman in the 21st Century, Extreme News From the Dunes™, Vinny Levine turns 22, the loss of two great American women, valiant attempts to turn sober news into hilarity and Michele Bachmann and Donald Trump slug it out in the FIRST Anne Levine Show Bite Off™.
Songs include: Money and All Right Now
Insanity on one side, Lunacy on the other. Anne and Michael examine statements by some of the nuttiest people on the planet and have fun doing it. Included are revisions of American history by Michele Bachmann, comments about the State of the Union Address by Sarah Palin and the aforementioned Michele Bachmann and Glenn Beck’s attempt to destroy a guy named George who played a significant role in the peaceful transition from communism to capitalism in Hungary. Also, Michael goes elsewhere. PLUS: Good and Bad, it’s American Idol.
Songs include: Wang Dang Doodle and Sweet Emotion