politics

Sticky Wicket: Louisiana Politics Versus the Press is a new mini series out of WWNO New Orleans Public Radio and WRKF Baton Rouge Public Radio that takes on four historic clashes between Louisiana politicians and the media, one at a time. These relationships have always been love/hate in the Pelican state.

Click on the player above to hear the trailer, and tune in Tuesday, November 13th at 630 p.m. to hear the first episode live on WWNO. 

Harry Shearer
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This week on Le Show Harry brings us What the Frack?, News of the Olympic Movement, News of Microplastics, Dominion, News of the Warm, News of the Godly, America’s Longest War, Karzai Talk, The Apologies of the Week, musical selections about autumn and more.

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This week on Le Show, Harry Shearer intercepts a call from Donald Trump’s iPhone. Also, The Land of 15,000 Princes, News of the Godly, News of the Warm, It’s a Smart World, Apologies of the week,music selections by Harry, and more.

Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer / Harry Shearer

This week on Le Show Harry Shearer brings us News of 15,000 Princes, News of Inspector’s General, News of the Atom, News of the Warm, The Appresidentice, Apologies of the Week, and a tribute to Geoff Emerick, The Beatles’ audio engineer.

Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer / Harry Shearer

This week on Le Show with Harry Shearer: Let Me Tell You About the Bees, News From Outside the Bubble, It’s a Smart World, News of Dominion, Anita Hill Coca-Cola Marketing Skit, Brett Kavanaugh’s Song about Beer, We’re Not Number 1, Apologies of the Week, original music selections from Harry, and more.

Trump Address to UNGA

Sep 25, 2018
Chelsea Beck / NPR

President Trump is addressing the United Nations General Assembly. Watch his remarks live. 

Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer / Harry Shearer

This week on Le Show Harry Shearer brings us News From Outside the Bubble, News of Bad Banks, News of Microplastics, Apologies of the Week, News of Bees, Land of 15,000 Princes, News of the Godly, as well as original music, updates on the Senate race in Texas, and other news you might have missed.

Brett Kavanaugh Questioning Begins

Sep 6, 2018
ANNETTE ELIZABETH ALLEN FOR NPR

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is set to face a second round of questions from the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday. He’s expected to be questioned about his views on previous Supreme Court cases, as well as a range of policy issues. Kavanaugh is also likely to be questioned about his work on Ken Starr’s independent counsel investigation of former President Bill Clinton, and his time working in the White House under former President George W. Bush.

Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings: Day 2

Sep 5, 2018
ANNETTE ELIZABETH ALLEN FOR NPR

After a sometimes raucous day of opening statements on Tuesday, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is facing his first round of questioning from Senators on Wednesday. Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee want to know about Kavanaugh’s position on a range of issues including abortion, healthcare and presidential power. The nominee also faces questions about his time working in the Bush administration and his time working under independent counsel Ken Starr.

Brett Kavanaugh Opening Statements

Sep 4, 2018
Annette Elizabeth Allen for NPR

Kavanaugh hearings begin: Opening statements are underway in the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Watch the hearing live.

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