41 episodes

Veteran podcaster and writer Brian Griffiths talks about things that matter in your life: news, politics, sports, culture. We’ll be looking at those things from a state, local, and national perspective, and we’ll be talking to the people who are making those things happen.

To learn more about The Duckpin and The Duckpin Podcast, visit theduckpin.com!

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Veteran podcaster and writer Brian Griffiths talks about things that matter in your life: news, politics, sports, culture. We’ll be looking at those things from a state, local, and national perspective, and we’ll be talking to the people who are making those things happen.

To learn more about The Duckpin and The Duckpin Podcast, visit theduckpin.com!

    Episode #37: The Anniversary Show

    Episode #37: The Anniversary Show

    Today we celebrate the first year of The Duckpin, and preview what's coming in the future.

    Don't forgot to check out our store: https://the-duckpin.creator-spring.com/.

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    • 10 min
    Episode #36: The Scourge of Trumpism

    Episode #36: The Scourge of Trumpism

    There is a scourge in the body politic that is conservatism. And until that scourge is dealt with, things can never get better for Republicans and conservatives.

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    • 10 min
    Episode #35: What's next for The Baltimore Sun?

    Episode #35: What's next for The Baltimore Sun?

    The sale of Tribune Media, including the Baltimore Sun Media Group, to Alden Capital has been finalized. What’s next for the Baltimore Sun Guild, Stewart Bainum, and the rest that were trying to force the Sun to a non-profit group? And will Bainum and the rest put their money where their mouths are and do whatever it takes to make a change?

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    • 12 min
    District #34: Doug Rathell, Candidate for Delegate

    District #34: Doug Rathell, Candidate for Delegate

    This week we talk with Doug Rathell, Republican Candidate for the House of Delegats in District 30A

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    About the Episode: In this episode we discuss;


    Doug’s background and why he is running;

    His top priorities as a Delegate;

    What he has learned from his first run for Delegate in 2018;

    How changes in the district, including the death of Speaker Mike Busch and the resignation of Alice Cain, fundamentally have changed the district.


    About the Guest: Doug Rathell is a Republican candidate for the House of Delegates in District 30A. He is a paramedic working for the City of Annapolis Fire Department. He and his family live in Arnold. Rathell can be reached at electdougrathell.com, on Facebook facebook.com/electdougrathell, and on Twitter and Instagram at @electdoug.

    • 22 min
    Episode #33: The Duckpin's Road Trip Tips

    Episode #33: The Duckpin's Road Trip Tips

    On this week’s show, we talk about the important tips you need to plan a successful road trip! You may not have gone on a road trip last year and may be out of practice. You may never have road tripped at all. We get you ready and help put you on the path to success with all of the road trip tips and road trip hacks we use.

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    • 19 min
    The 2021 Maryland Podcast Awards Show!

    The 2021 Maryland Podcast Awards Show!

    Welcome to the 2021 Maryland Podcast Awards Show, where we will announce the winners of this year's Maryland Podcast Awards!

    The Duckpin Podcast is happy to be the host for this year’s awards. Subscribe to the video version on YouTube, or subscribe to the Audio version at iHeartRadio, Apple Podcast, Stitcher, Anchor, Google Podcast, Spotify, Pocket Casts, Overcast, Radio Public, or Breaker. Subscribe now so you don’t miss an episode!

    This year we’re recognizing the best in Maryland Podcasts in the following categories:


    Podcast of the Year

    Host of the Year

    Best New Podcast

    Best Interview Podcast

    Best News Podcast

    Best Sports Podcast

    Best Entertainment Podcast

    Best Lifestyle Podcast

    Best Produced Podcast


    For a full list of honorees, click here.

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Customer Reviews

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3 Ratings

Eric Hiltpold ,

Welcome Back to My Podcast Library Brian!

Outstanding Pre-Election Message Brian!

“How Did We Get Here?!”... “Love your neighbor”.... “State & Local matter more ..”

Love it! On board! Will spread that message!

Eric Hiltpold
Homeless Conservative
Former Republican
Calvert County GOP Central Committee
2016-2018

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