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Weasel Radio is a news/sports/music podcast hosted by Screeching Weasel singer Ben Weasel and longtime radio professional Owen Murphy.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

  • February 17, 2011
    Weasel Radio finds Ben in the middle of protests in Madison and we play one of the songs from Ben's new album "First World Manifesto." Plus, we talk about Obama's Egyptian revolution policy and Chixdiggit get the last word.  Most importantly, after being banned from the Riverdales message board, Owen reveals the name of the one who banned him, the secretive Applesauce McGee.

Monday, February 7, 2011

  • February 7, 2011
    35 delicious minutes of Super Bowl talk, Ben and Owen sing along with Christina Aguilera, then we hear Owen's time as a producer for Anderson Cooper in Egypt, then we delve into the musive of Kei$ha, Smore or Fire and Edwin Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes..

Thursday, January 27, 2011

  • January 27, 2011
    Ben and Owen react to a thought provoking column in the Washington Post, assess the number one song in the country according to Billboard and talk about the surprising thing an athlete did.  Plus, Dudley Moore and U2 make appearances. .

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

  • January 26, 2011
    Ben and Owen react to the President's state of the union address and play the best song named Sputnik, ever..

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

  • January 25, 2011
    Jesse "The Mind" Ventura is suing the TSA...the "why" and is he right?  Plus, pop/punk band Sonic Avenues get the last word..

Monday, January 24, 2011

  • January 24, 2011
    Great conversation regarding Jay Cutler's injury in the NFC Championship game, Seger-esque road stories and a forgotten band gets the final word. .

Friday, January 21, 2011

  • January 21, 2011
    Ben and Owen discuss "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother" by Amy Chua, her memoir relating to her experience raising two daughters using strict Chinese parenting techniques.  Chixdiggit get the final word today..

Thursday, January 20, 2011

  • January 20, 2011
    It's quite possibly the goofiest episode of Weasel Radio, ever.  From Ben claiming it's okay to call someone "Fatty," to the debut of executive producer Applesauce McGee, there's a lot to love, so if you love love, and you love Weasel Radio, this is the show for you, lover (I think I just puked in my mouth)..

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

  • January 19, 2011
    Digging deep into the new American Idol, including what ever the hell is on top of Steve Tyler's head.  Plus, a bunch of wacky covers of The Kinks, plus they get the last word with one of their best songs. .

Friday, January 14, 2011

  • January 14, 2011
    A rap song that celebrates the greatness of the NY Jets...poorly.  Plus, why this song isn't funny while a gaffe by NPR's Nina Totenberg is.  Then, a tweet by Frank Portman of the Mr.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

  • January 12, 2011
    If you could listen to one show that featured the best in political conversation with the finest in scat talk, let this show be that show that is this show.  Plus, Discharge via Metallica gets the last word today..

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

  • January 11, 2011
    Why Ben likes funny songs, the # 1 college song in the country and more talk about civil discourse as Owen whines about being a punching bag to Ben's sharp wit.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Friday, January 7, 2011

  • January 7, 2011
    Owen translates Ben's wiki page from English to Farsi to English...Ben tells stories about his childhood in Poland and the art film he made (psst, yes, there was nudity), plus Ryan Adams and the Cardinals get the last word with "Breakdown into the Resolve.".

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

  • January 5, 2011
    Ben updates us on the latest info regarding the new Screeching Weasel album, we play great songs by Best Coast and the Ohio Players, plus some NFL talk in regard to the latest talk radio silliness..
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