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(2014/03/13) Heart of Darkness (Conservatives)

Edition #808

Heart of Darkness


Today we take a look at what some conservatives have been up to lately, including a glimpse at their yearly display of insanity at the ultraconservative CPAC conference


Ch. 1: Intro - Theme: A Fond Farewell, Elliott Smith 

Ch. 2: Act 1: Elijah Cummings Calls Out Fraud IRS Hearings, Republican Darrell Issa Tries to Silence Him - @majorityfm - Air Date: 03-06-14

Ch. 3: Song 1: What I'm Looking For (Ad Version) - Brendan Benson

Ch. 4: Act 2: Scott Walker Staff Racist Anti-Gay Emails Leaked - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 02-22-14

Ch. 5: Song 2: Sunrise - Duran Duran

Ch. 6: Act 3: Nazi Propaganda At Heart Of Wolf Blitzer Take Down Of Ted Nugent - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 02-22-14

Ch. 7: Song 3: Mountain Sound - Of Monsters and Men

Ch. 8: Act 4: Exclusive: How ALEC serves the right - @allinwithchris Hayes - Air Date: 01-22-14

Ch. 9: Song 4: Welcome to the black parade - Vitamin String Quartet

Ch. 10: Act 5: Cynics, Suckers, & Lunatics: The Building Blocks of the Conservative Movement - @majorityfm - Air Date: 01-31-14

Ch. 11: Song 5: Shambala - Three Dog Night

Ch. 12: Act 6: The Clear-Eyed Utopian View - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date: 02-28-14

Ch. 13: Song 6: Soon It Will Be Cold Enough to Build Fires - Emancipator

Ch. 14: Act 7: President Rand Paul? 2014 CPAC Straw Poll Results - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 03-11-14

Ch. 15: Song 7: Call of the wild ones: A Theme - Black Prairie

Ch. 16: Act 8: Lowlights From Conservative Political Action Committee - Media Matters (@mmfa) - Air Date: 03-10-14

Ch. 17: Song 8: Call of the wild ones: A Theme - Black Prairie

Ch. 18: Act 9: CPAC: Michele Bachmann: Tea Party Is an Intellectual Movement - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 03-10-14



Ch. 19: Responding to Joss Whedon on feminism - Chris from Colorado Springs

Ch. 20: Responding to Matt and queer theory - Chrissie from Kansas

Ch. 21: Jacob and the things he has to reflect on - Jacob from Indianapolis


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Voicemail Music: 

Loud Pipes - Ratatat


Ch. 22: Final comments responding to Jacob and maybe making some progress


Closing Music:

Here We Are - Patrick Park


Produced by:

Jay! Tomlinson


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