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Edition #645

The candidates race

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

Ch. 2: Act 1: Romney Trolls Liberals to Please Conservative Base - Rachel Maddow - Air Date 8-24-12

Ch. 3: Song 1: White Privilege - Macklemore

Ch. 4: Act 2: Biggest Birther Event of Year Canceled - No Ticket Sales - David Pakman - Air Date: 09-13-12

Ch. 5: Song 2: Kick Drum Heart - The Avett Brothers

Ch. 6: Act 3: Mitt Romney is a Unicorn! - BotL Activism Update

Ch. 7: Song 3: Space unicorn - Parry Gripp

Ch. 8: Act 4: Fox News Blames Black People (For Everything) - The Young Turks - Air Date: 08-25-12

Ch. 9: Song 4: New shoes - Paolo Nutini

Ch. 10: Act 5: Romney Desperately Needs & Targets White Vote - Rachel Maddow - Air Date 8-27-12

Ch. 11: Song 5: Against the wind - Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

Ch. 12: Act 6: It Was The Worst Of Times - CounterSpin - Air Date 9-7-12

Ch. 13: Song 6: Paris - Dido

Ch. 14: Act 7: Rush Limbaugh: Barack Obama Isn't Authentically Black - David Pakman - Air Date: 09-11-12

Ch. 15: Song 7: Golden Brown - The Stranglers

Ch. 16: Act 8: Racist, Asshat Clown Could Cost Romney Virginia - The Young Turks - Air Date: 09-08-12

Ch. 17: Song 8: Something good - Utah Saints

Ch. 18: Act 9: Romney dismisses 47% of the country - This Week in Blackness - Air Date: 9-18-12

Ch. 19: Song 9: Common sense - Flunk

Ch. 20: Act 10: Romney Revealed in All His Disdainfulness - The Progressive - Air Date: 9-18-12

Ch. 21: Song 10: Above and below - The Bravery

Ch. 22: Act 11: Mitt Romney Desperate PANIC Press Conference - David Pakman - Air Date: 09-19-12

Ch. 23: Act 12: Mitt Romney Cracks Hispanic Latino Joke to Donors - David Pakman - Air Date: 09-19-12

Ch. 24: Song 12: Mexico - James Taylor

Ch. 25: Act 13: I Know Who Will Win The Presidential Election (Seriously) - Lee Camp - Air Date: 09-12-12

Activism links:

bit.ly/unicornromney

Contact Lauren or submit activism opportunities:

Lauren [at] BestoftheLeft [dot] com

Voicemails:

Ch. 26: Any kind of religious fervor is scary - Colin from Cleveland, OH

Ch. 27: Refusing to adopt a heightened sense of fear or vulnerability - Anonymous

Ch. 28: Praise for Taylor Mali clip from Education episode - Colin from Cleveland, OH

Ch. 29: Thoughtful dissection of provoking others through satire and criticism - Anonymous

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Voicemail Music: 

Loud Pipes - Ratatat

Ch. 30: Final comments asking for more comments on provoking fundamentalists and inspiring videos to be played on the show

Produced by:

Jay! Tomlinson

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