Best of the Left Podcast : (2011/06/28) Making the connection (Climate)

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Edition #502

Making the connection

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Act 1: Coal Lobby Warns Wind Farms May Blow Earth Off Orbit - The Onion

Song 1: Actual coal propaganda song - Crazy, right?

Act 2: A link between climate change and Joplin tornadoes. Never. - Bill McKibben OpEd

Song 2: Arclight - VNV Nation

Act 3: Great Lakes May Beat Atlantic To Offshore Wind - NPR

Song 3: Winter winds - Mumford & Sons

Act 4: Gore Slams Obama On Climate Change - Young Turks

Song 4: A few honest words - Ben Sollee

Act 5: Canadian Oilverlords  - Daily Show

Song 5: I Can See Clearly Now - Jimmy Cliff

Act 6: Nebraska Nuclear Power Plant on Verge of Shutdown, Media Ignores- David Pakman- Air Date: 06-21-11

Song 6: Wonderwall - Vitamin String Quartet

Act 7: Memo to Conservatives: Solar Physicists are NOT Climate Scientists - Media Matters

Song 7: Wonderwall - Vitamin String Quartet

Act 8: Yacht Maker Now Navigating Wind Power Industry - NPR

Song 8: Blowin' In The Wind - Bob Dylan

Act 9: Oil Anthem - Mark Fiore

Song 9: American music - Violent Femmes

Act 10: RFK Jr - The Last Mountain - Thom Hartmann Air Date: 06-03-11

Song 10: For Greener Pastures - Glen Simpson

Act 11: Now We Have To Wage War On Grolar Bears - Lee Camp

Song 11: Polar bear - The Quiet Two

Act 12: A turning point we can't afford to ignore - Johann Hari


Critique of media bias discussion - TC from State College, PA

Reaction to Lee Camp vs Limbaugh - Patrick from Dallas

Completely wrong interpretation of the Limbaugh Vs Lee Camp comparison - Cliff from the University of Maine

Voicemail Music: 

Ghostwriter - RjD2

Final comments correcting Cliff from U of M and pre-announcing an announcement about the website

Bonus iPhone/iPod Touch App Content:

President Bachmann Will Allow You to Buy Any Light Bulb You Want - Daily Show

Produced by:

Jay! Tomlinson

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