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Edition #491

Land of the free, home of the brave

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Act 1: Supreme Court: Private Prison Guards - Young Turks

Song 1: Chain gang - Sam Cooke

Act 2: Supreme Court Takes a Power Drill to the Fourth Amendment - The Progressive

Song 2: Let my love open the door - Pete Townsend

Act 3: Michigan State Police Copying Data from Cell Phones: Mark Fancher of ACLU - David Pakman

Song 3: Strawberry Fields Forever - Ben Harper

Act 4: Bill James on history of crime - Colbert Report

Song 4: Kids - MGMT

Act 5: Thomas Tamm  Obama's Retro-Active Immunity Outrageous - Democracy NOW!

Song 5: Wait up (Boots of danger) - Tokyo Police Club

Act 6: Obama Executive Order On Miranda Rights - Young Turks

Song 6: What we've got - Emilyn Brodsky & Anthony da Costa

Act 7: Obama's Domestic Spying Binge - The Progressive

Song 7: Karma police - Radiohead

Act 8: Police On Lookout For Poorly Drawn Man - The Onion

Song 8: Once around the block - Badly Drawn Boy

Act 9: Chertoff Company Porno Scanners Emitting 10 Times Radiation We Were Told - David Pakman

Song 9: La Réalité - Amadou & Mariam

Act 10: The Answer to Police Brutality - Lee Camp

Song 10: Rambo Theme - Brian Tyler

Act 11: American Corrections - Mumia Abu-Jamal

Song 11: Folsom Prison Blues (Live) - Johnny Cash

Act 12: Jury Selection Proving Difficult In Trial Of 'The Jury Killer' - The Onion

Song 12: Good Ol' Fashion Nightmare - Matt & Kim

Act 13: Patriot Act Extension Makes Me Miss Feingold - The Progressive

Song 13: Logical song - Supertramp

Act 14: McCain Bill to Allow Indefinite Detention Without Miranda or Charges for Any Reason - David Pakman


Reaction to newest religion episode and promo for - Marianna

Reaction to Citizen Radio and consistency - Eric from York, PA

Voicemail Music: 

Loud Pipes - Ratatat

Turtle (Bonobo Remix) - Pilote

Final comments on criticizing Obama and seeing the bigger picture

Bonus Voicemails:

Yet another youth reaction to Bin Laden's death - Brett from Omaha

Thoughtful response to Bin Laden - Jason from Rupert Idaho

Comparisons of reactions to Bin Laden and 9/11 - Daniel from CA

Thoughts on bringing Bin Laden to the US for trial - Ashley from Syracuse, NY

Bonus iPhone/iPod Touch App Content:

Nailed Em- Mark Burett - Colbert Report

Produced by:

Jay! Tomlinson

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