100 episodes

A comedian gets his daily news live on YouTube from articles viewers Tweet to him.

w/ Ron Placone

GetYourNewsOnWithRon Ron Placone

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    • 4.8, 26 Ratings

A comedian gets his daily news live on YouTube from articles viewers Tweet to him.

w/ Ron Placone

    Richard Idriss Of DraftJesse: Is It Time To Start Recruiting Our Candidates?

    Richard Idriss Of DraftJesse: Is It Time To Start Recruiting Our Candidates?

    Richard Idriss of Draft Jesses, a movement to recruit Jesse Ventura for President, joins the show today.

    Topics include:

    -Kamala Harris is Biden's VP pick.

    -40 Million Americans could lose their homes by the end of September.

    -Chattanooga uses their Municipal Broadband to make sure kids have online access for school.

    -DraftJesse & is it time for recruiting candidates to be the norm?

    • 1 hr 10 min
    DNC Announces Convention Lineup, Mayoral Candidate, Sarah Iannarone, On The Importance Of Community Engagement And Municipal Broadband

    DNC Announces Convention Lineup, Mayoral Candidate, Sarah Iannarone, On The Importance Of Community Engagement And Municipal Broadband

    Mayoral Candidate, Sarah Iannarone, understands the importance of community engagement and this progressive activist has a recovery plan for Portland to get through Covid and beyond!

    Other news:

    DNC Announces Convention Speaker Lineup, Municipal Broadband Spreading In Southern California.

    • 53 min
    Texas Musician Gets And Recovers From Covid, Here's His Full Story

    Texas Musician Gets And Recovers From Covid, Here's His Full Story

    -Texas Musician, Steve Alvarez, got and recovered from Covid, along with his wife. NPR did a segment on him. Here is his full story, including the stuff NPR didn't air.

    -Steve joined Ron for the news of the day, topics included:

    -Trump's Executive Orders.

    -Net Neutrality Under Attack.

    -A dispute amidst artists and radio.

    • 1 hr 31 min
    Stimulus News, Even Fed Suggests Shut Down, Progressive Victories, Rapper/Activist B Dolan

    Stimulus News, Even Fed Suggests Shut Down, Progressive Victories, Rapper/Activist B Dolan

    Rapper/Activist, B. Dolan, is amidst relaunching a database blowing the whistle on Corporations across the country. Due to a schedule mixup he was late for today's show, but joins the stream in the second half. 

    Before then, Ron had gone through the news of the day: Stimulus news, some progressive victories, update on the bill to help save independent venues, all while he was neurotically wondering if musicians don't like to do the show, packed show today folks!

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Schumer/Trump United On TikTok, Woman Leaves MSNBC, It "Isn't News", Guests Savage Joy and Pat Cote

    Schumer/Trump United On TikTok, Woman Leaves MSNBC, It "Isn't News", Guests Savage Joy and Pat Cote

    Today's guests, Savage Joy and Pat Cote have just released their new book! Grab a copy and use the promocode Ron over the next 48 hours for a discount!

    -Schumer/Trump united on TikTok.

    -A woman leaves MSNBC because her and her colleagues know it isn't news.

    -New parody book "The Yass Queen Chronicles" by Savage Joy and Pat Cote

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Biden Encouraged NOT To Debate, Save The Post Office, SCOTUS Grants Border Wall Construction, Guest Margaret Kimberley

    Biden Encouraged NOT To Debate, Save The Post Office, SCOTUS Grants Border Wall Construction, Guest Margaret Kimberley

    Today's guest is Margaret Kimberley, activist/author/writer for The Black Agenda Report and more.

    -Biden encouraged not to debate.

    -Save The USPS.

    -Another reason why the Internet needs to be a utility.

    • 59 min

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