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Every week, the crew from Deadline Detroit breaks down the critical news stories of the week. It's solid analysis mixed with a healthy dose of humor, plus weekly nominees for "Schmuck of the Week."

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Every week, the crew from Deadline Detroit breaks down the critical news stories of the week. It's solid analysis mixed with a healthy dose of humor, plus weekly nominees for "Schmuck of the Week."

    The Week That Was: Trump's Secret Love of Battling the DOJ

    The Week That Was: Trump's Secret Love of Battling the DOJ

    Host Saeed Khan chats with retired Detroit homicide detective Ira Todd, his son Brian Todd, a web editor at the Detroit Free Press, attorney Joel Sklar, veteran journalist Nancy Derringer and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.

    They talk about Donald Trump's love of battling the DOJ;  Whitmer appoints first Black woman to the Michigan Supreme Court; the World Cup in Qatar;  Musk reinstates twitter pariahs;  MSU players face criminal charge in UM beating; Are the Lions for real? And nominees for Schmuck of the Week.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    The Week That Was: Dave Chappelle, The Blacks And The Jews

    The Week That Was: Dave Chappelle, The Blacks And The Jews

    Host Saeed Khan talks with attorneys Steve Fishman and Joel Sklar, public relations specialist David Rudolph and veteran journalist Nancy Derringer.
    They weigh in on the controversial Dave Chappelle monologue and Blacks and Jews, Donald Trump's new bid for president, his VP pick, Ron DeSantis and nominees for "Schmuck of the Week."

    • 1 hr 1 min
    The Week That Was: The Dems Great Performance and How they Blew the John James Race

    The Week That Was: The Dems Great Performance and How they Blew the John James Race

    Host Saeed Khan talks with public relations specialist Greg Bowens, veteran journalist Nancy Derringer and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.
    They talk about the Dems overperforming, how the they blew knocking out John James, Biden's future, the Trump factor in the election and more. 

    • 1 hr
    Retired FBI Agent Addresses Talk of a Civil War, Domestic Terrorism and Attacks on the Bureau

    Retired FBI Agent Addresses Talk of a Civil War, Domestic Terrorism and Attacks on the Bureau

    Tom O’Connor, who worked 23 years in the FBI’s Washington Field Office, specializing in domestic terrorism and extremist groups, addresses talk of a U.S. civil war, whether we’ll see more politically-motivated violence like Jan. 6, attempts to demonize the bureau and election deniers.
    O’Connor talks with ticklethewire.com Editor Allan Lengel, who is also co-founder of Deadline Detroit. 

    • 39 min
    The Week That Was: UM-MSU Incident Wasn't A Brawl, It Was a Beating

    The Week That Was: UM-MSU Incident Wasn't A Brawl, It Was a Beating

    Host Saeed Khan speaks with attorney Steve Fishman,  910 AM host Adolph Mongo, journalist Nancy Derringer and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.
    They talk about Biden’s speech on Democracy, the UM-MSU fight;  Trump lawyers banked on Clarence Thomas overturning the election;  DOJ to give limited immunity to Trump loyalist Kash Patel; Elon Musk and Twitter and nominees for "Schmuck of the Week."

    • 1 hr 5 min
    The Week That Was: Did Michigan's Whitmer-Dixon debate Even Matter?

    The Week That Was: Did Michigan's Whitmer-Dixon debate Even Matter?

    Special host Nancy Derringer talks with attorney Mike Rataj, Detroit Free Press columnist M.L. Elrick, Luther Keith, executive director of ARISE Detroit! and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.
    They talk about the Whitmer/Dixon debate and the one in Pennsylvania and whether they'll impact the elections; Did the prosecutor in the Crumbley parents' case play dirty? More Convictions in the Whitmer Kidnapping Plot and the nominees for "Schmuck of the Week."

    • 1 hr

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