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Cheat on the news with Hard Factor. Daily news, but funny and enjoyable, not hyper-polarizing and depressing like all the others. Drops at Midnight Eastern, 5 Days a Week, 24/7/365. Follow the pod on social @HardFactorNews. Hosts: @hardfactorMark @hardfactorPat @hardfactorWes @hardfactorWill.
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Voicemail Line: 512.270.1480

    1/28/22: Elon Musk Tries to Destroy the Moon and McDonald’s is About to Destroy Our Waists

    1/28/22: Elon Musk Tries to Destroy the Moon and McDonald’s is About to Destroy Our Waists

    On March 4th, SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket litter is set to be the first earth space litter to smash directly into the moon (00:19:10). McDonald’s is about to release a menu hack with four secret items that all look pretty interesting and we announce a new related promotion (00:25:58) . Furries are a huge deal in our schools? Big furries update (00:38:41). 

    (00:00:00) - Timestamps 

    Cup of Coffee in the Big Time 

    (00:05:55) - Fun Fact: The coke a cola at McDonald’s tastes better because the syrup is delivered in stainless steel tanks 

    (00:07:16) - Holidays: International Lego Day, National Fun at Work Day (00:09:24) - This Day in History: 1986 - The space shuttle Challenger exploded; 1958 - The Lego brick is patented 

    (00:13:14) - Honorable Mentions: Jeopardy champ Amy Schneider lost after 40 game winning streak; Ben Roethlsberger announces he will retire from NFL; Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer will step down at the end of this term; Spotify grants Neil Young’s wish to remove his music 

    (00:19:10) - #2 - SpaceX rocket Falcon 9’s litter is expected to slam into the moon on March 4th 

    (00:25:58) - #1 - McDonald’s is releasing a menu hack with secret menu items on January 31st 

    (00:38:41) - It turns out there might be a furries issue in our schools? Tik Tok International Moment 

    (00:53:03) - Florida woman gets tricked into thinking a small town in North Carolina is Switzerland 

    (00:57:32) - Swiss banker tells court hundreds of thousands in charges to strip club was business expense 

    (01:01:10) - Half of the cats in the UK have become obese and diabetes in cats way up 

    (01:04:45) - Chinese father attempted to kill himself because adult son was still single 

    (01:15:18) - Voice Mails and five star reviews 

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    • 2 hr 8 min
    1/27/22: Barstool’s “Large” Joins To Talk Porn, Sex Dolls, Deer Murderers, Boxing, Christmas Cards & More

    1/27/22: Barstool’s “Large” Joins To Talk Porn, Sex Dolls, Deer Murderers, Boxing, Christmas Cards & More

    Barstool’s Large joins today for the whole show!  We talk sex dolls & where you can send yours to get a makeover and where you can buy a used one, some psycho is killing deer with a crossbow in North Austin, Texas. Also some nut job is claiming Tim Cook is the father of her twins & is trying to extort him, then we catch up with Large, hear some hilarious stories and talk some boxing! (00:41:30)

    (00:00:00) - Timestamps

    Cup of Coffee in the Big Time (Large Joins Us)

    (00:06:35) - Fun Fact: Synthetic Sex Dolls Weigh As Much As 115lbs & Start At 75lbs

    (00:07:25) - Holidays: Internationall Holocaust Remembrance Day, Chocolate Cake Day, National Geographic Day

    (00:09:10) - This Day in History: 1984 Michael Jackson Lit Head On Fire Filming A Pepsi Commercial, 1926 First Demonstration Of Television In London, 1888 National Geographic Society Started

    (00:10:05) - #3 - Some Psycho Is Killing Deer With A Crossbow In North Austin & A GoFundMe Has Been Set Up To Catch Them

    (00:17:40) - #2 - GalmatoHaven.com, The First & Only Official Realdoll Certified Repair Center & Gently Pre-)wned RealDoll Marketplace.

    (00:28:05) - #1 - Insane Lady Is Claiming Apple CEO Tim Cook Is The Father Of Her Twins

    (00:41:30) - LARGE - For the rest of the show we catch up with Large, talk some boxing, he tell us what’s next for him at Barstool & a hilarious story about his Christmas card

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    • 1 hr 18 min
    1/26/22: Kid Rock Is Back To Skull F&^# You With His New Patriotic Rock Anthem

    1/26/22: Kid Rock Is Back To Skull F&^# You With His New Patriotic Rock Anthem

    Kid Rock co-wrote his new rocking rock track “We The People” with the founding fathers themselves, in the American made badass rock-n-roll song Kid Rock tells everyone to suck his red, white, and blue balls, including bot not limited to Fauci, Twitter, Facebook, and Biden (01:07:05)

    (00:00:00) - Timestamps

    Cup of Coffee in the Big Time

    (00:05:15) - Fun Fact: Leeches & Mosquitos Suck

    (00:07:32) - Holidays: Australia Day

    (00:08:25) - This Day in History: 1837 Michigan became the 26th US State

    (00:13:00) - Trending Mentions: Noreaster, Sean Payton, SLC Housewife Jenny Nguyen Out

    (00:21:07) - #3 - Neil Young Spotify

    (00:23:36) - #2 - Tragic Shooting of NYPD Officers

    (00:26:04) - #1 - Peter Dinklage Says New 7 Dwarves is Dwarfist

    TikTok International Moment

    (00:39:09) - Japan - Monkey Love Triangle

    (00:44:35) - India - Cows Rule The Streets

    (00:48:10) - France - Surgeon Tries to Sell X-Ray from Massacre as NFT

    (00:55:19) - Escaped Lab Monkey’s in PA Cause New Covid?

    (01:07:05) - Kid Rock Is Back To Skull F&^# You With His New Patriotic Rock Anthem

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    • 1 hr 17 min
    1/25/22: Woman Gets Dumped After Donating Kidney to Boyfriend

    1/25/22: Woman Gets Dumped After Donating Kidney to Boyfriend

    Colleen Le learned the hard way that no good deed goes unpunished after she volunteered to donate one of her kidneys to her s******d boyfriend because he was on his deathbed. But after surgery he had that new kidney energy and used it to pick up some two kidney’d lady at a bachelor party in Vegas. That story here: (00:49:13)

    (00:00:00) - Timestamps

    Cup of Coffee in the Big Time

    (00:05:48) - Fun Fact: Greta Garbo May Have Banged Hitler

    (00:08:40) - Holidays: National Opposite Day, Community Manager Appreciation Day

    (00:10:19) - This Day in History: 1964 – Nike is founded, original name was Blue Ribbon Sports

    (00:12:46) - Trending Mentions: 8500 U.S. Troops Put on “High Alert, ATL DA Gets Special Grand Jury Permission to Investigate Trump

    (00:17:34) - #3 - Woman Lets Winning Lottery Ticket go to Spam Folder

    (00:21:46) - #2 - Cardi B Wins $1.25 million Lawsuit Against Youtuber

    (00:28:16) - #1 - Joe Biden Calls Peter Doocy a Son of A Bitch on Hotmic

    (00:37:32) - Merrill Lynch Exec Loses Mind on Teen Smoothie Shop Employees

    (00:49:13) - Woman Gets Dumped After Donating Kidney to Boyfriend

    TikTok International Moment

    (00:59:26) - Vatican City - Pope Benedict XVI Claims He Had No Idea

    (01:04:22) - Pakistan - Pakistani Pilot Refuses to Fly After Emergency Landing

    (01:07:25) - Ireland - Irishman Takes Dead Uncle to Collect Pension

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    • 1 hr 20 min
    1/24/22: “Furries” Are Taking Over Michigan Schools & China Is Bringing Back Anal Swabs

    1/24/22: “Furries” Are Taking Over Michigan Schools & China Is Bringing Back Anal Swabs

    On today’s episode of Hard Factor we talk about a trending clip in which journalist Bari Weiss declares Covid should be over, John Stockton gets his season tickets stripped for not obeying Gonzaga’s mask rules, a Texas woman attempts to purchase a baby at Walmart, HUGE Ukraine update from Will, China is bringing back anal swabs (00:56:12), cruise company forces people to deboard in Bahamas, crazy pizza from Iceland & Michigan mom is convinced Furries are taking over the schools (01:11:50)

    (00:00:00) - Timestamps

    Cup of Coffee in the Big Time

    (00:05:25) - Fun Fact: San Francisco Fun Facts

    (00:10:40) - Holidays: Beer Can Appreciation Day, National Compliment Day, National Peanut Butter Day

    (00:14:07) - This Day In History - 1935 First Beer In A Can, 1972 Japanese Soldier From WWII Who Had Been Hiding On Guam For 28 Years Is Discovered

    (00:18:03) - Mentions - San Francisco 49ers Beat Green Bay & The “Colorado Fire” In Big Sur California Is Burning

    (00:19:20) - #2A - CLIP Journalist Bari Weiss, Speaking On The Bill Mahr Show, Says It’s Time To End Covid & That It Will Be remembered As A Moral Crime By The Younger Generation

    (00:29:07) - #2B - John Stockton Has His Gonzaga Basketball Season Tickets Revoked For Not Following The Universities Mask Policies

    (00:34:17) - #1 - Buy Buy Baby - A Texas Woman Attempt To Purchase An Infant In A Walmart

    (00:44:00) - Ukraine - Will gives us a huge update on the Ukraine border situation, including where Germany stands, and everything you want to know about that crazy situation.

    TikTok International Moment

    (00:56:12) - China - China is bringing back anal swabs for the Olympics

    (01:01:33) - Hong Kong - Cruise ship company liquidates mid cruise and forces passengers to deboard in the Bahamas

    (01:06:35) - Iceland - New pizza to celebrate Farmers Day/Men’s Day/Husband’s Day features a full sheep’s head on top of the pizza

    (01:11:50) - Michigan mom takes podium at school board meeting to address the problem of kids identifying as cats and the schools putting litter boxes in the bathrooms

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    • 1 hr 24 min
    1/21/22: Peloton Finally Shuts Down Deadly Treadmill Factories

    1/21/22: Peloton Finally Shuts Down Deadly Treadmill Factories

    On today’s episode of Hard Factor we discuss all the latest news, including the Peloton fitness brand shutting down production of their workout equipment while the stock dives following a long string of deadly controversies (00:24:08). This, and much more…

    (00:00:00) - Timestamps

    Cup of Coffee in the Big Time

    (00:04:00) - Fun Fact: Where Toasts Began

    (00:08:14) - Holidays: Squirrel Appreciation Day

    (00:09:12) - This Day in History: Louis XVI Beheaded + Eagles

    (00:10:17) - Mentions - Twitter NFT Profile Pics, People Want a New President, and Pope Benedict’s Dirty Past

    (00:14:59) - #3 - M&Ms Change Up Cartoons to Be More Inclusive

    (00:18:50) - #2 - Havana Syndrome is Fake According to the CIA, Who Originally Told Us About Havana Syndrome

    (00:24:08) - #1 - RIP Peloton - The trendy fitness brand is all of a sudden extremely unpopular and shutting down production

    (00:33:13) - Entertainment Update: Louie Anderson in Hospital, King of the Kill and Squid Game Coming Back, and Adam McKay January 6 Project, and A Christmas Story 2

    TikTok International Moment

    (00:51:29) - India - Drunk “Sacrificer” accidentally kills the guy holding the goat and not the goat

    (00:55:50) - Florida - Anti-mask woman gets international flight turned around and canceled

    (01:00:00) - Tonga - The new Aquaman survived 27 hours floating after the Tsunami hit

    (01:08:22) - Voicemails and 5-Star Reviews

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    • 1 hr 38 min

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