THE THUNDERBOLT

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May 21, 2018: Our planet will soon — once again — become the Planet of the Slime, insular strategies & the Toothless Old Grandpa gets describes the Security State’s full-blown campaign to recruit small children.

May 14, 2018: Check out the latest product from the venture capital arm of the CIA, the real possibility that our machines are about to pass us right on by and take over the world, and move on from established political parties.


May 7, 2018: Every silver lining is always attached to a dark cloud as there are always some potential downsides to a very awesome upside, the Machine neuters opposition movements, and tremble at the sound of the drums of war.


April 30, 2018: Take a journey through time, space, and sound with words on words and some bad words about bad words!


April 23, 2018: Exposing Chinese anti-Pooh discrimination, diabolical Chinese plots to control their masses, military joggers who are exposing themselves, and the varieties of fiery death available to us.


April 16, 2018: What would we do if we had a brain? What’s the double standard between government reactions to right-wing actions and left-wing actions? Also some various manners of desucking America, piracy, encouraging listeners to vote Republican, and the True Confessions of an Evangelical Mother Ducker.


April 9, 2018: Racist computer algorithms are revealed before the introduction of the Sackler family; patrons of the arts and sciences by day and manufacturers of OxyContin by night.


April 2, 2018: It’s time for The Thunderbolt’s Greatest Strikes with the very best of the very best and put them all into one show!


March 26, 2018: The Thunderbolt declares war on the war.


March 19, 2018: Does everyone realize that our president has literally spent the last twenty years as a character in Doonesbury? We also make lemonade from the Rump’s lemons and we point out how all of our short-term activism should be seen through the lens of the ‘long game’ Then, we contemplate whether or not we’re even going to be surviving this adventure at all.


March 12, 2018: The Thunderbolt goes to the dogs this week with additional shout outs to bears, snakes, chickens, cows, and yes, even to rats!


March 5, 2018: Dana receives a message from Britney Spears and Timothy Leary, ushers in the arrival of Big Brother, and describes the “Martha Mitchell event.”


February 26, 2018: Dana takes a journey to an alternative reality that has alternative facts while riding the hot rails to Hell! While in hell he provides evidence why some anarchists are idiots and the Toothless Old Grandpa makes provides his own evidence of why some liberals are idiots too.


February 19, 2018: Dana contemplates why sometimes honesty comes from unusual sources in politics, the irony of Marvell Films, and the Toothless Old Grandpa has a conversation with a privileged white yuppie about gentrification and then criticizes the anti-abortion movement!


February 12, 2018: Dana tackles the latest iteration of censorship in the era of Facecrack, remembers the good old days with Ronald Reagan, describes the fed version of the ‘broken window theory’, exposes the Democrats’ latest iteration of a ‘witch hunt,’ and then proceeds to expose bit coins for their role in nearly everything else that also sucks.


February 5, 2018: Debut episode