Wrong About Everything

The gang combs back through the archives of this year's shows to highlight, laugh and discuss some of their favorite bits and topics. 2017 was an interesting year, here's to what 2018 will bring!

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In a very Holiday inspired episode, the gang discusses what they got for their hypothetical, public eye Secret Santas who probably have a well deserved spot on the naughty list this year, and also give their take on 'suggestive' Christmas songs of yesteryear. They also dig into the newly passed tax bill and the pros and cons that come with it. 

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Roy Moore is out, and Old Timey Guy is in! The gang talks Amy & Tina, multi-tasking Republicans, 'Bama fun, and more.

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The gang discusses the big political earthquake of the week--Sen. Franken's resignation. Also, Amy disputes Eric Dayton's claims to be the inventor of winter.

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Joined by Jason Flohrs and Sarah Walker, the gang discusses the latest unfolding in the Mueller investigation, General Flynn is out, and it looks like he could be in it deep. Things get a little heated while discussing the benefits and pitfalls of the new tax reform bill. The group is surprisingly one sided when discussing the offensiveness of President Trump's "Pocahontas" slur at Elizabeth Warren. And the latest in sexual misconduct in Minnesota with Al Franken and Garrison Keillor. 




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The gang discusses this week in sexual harassment on Capitol Hill and also take a moment to reflect 'positively' what each member of WAE is truly thankful for this 'Spanksgiving.'

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Carin Mrotz, Amy Koch, and Sam Sansevere get together on a Sunday morning without the boys to share their personal stories and experiences relating to sexual harassment and sexism following the recent events and allegations coming to light.

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The gang discusses sexual assault allegations around the state and the reaction to them, including Senator Al Franken and a new accuser bringing to light a possible pattern of inappropriate behavior with Senator Dan Schoen. They also discuss the Minnesota Supreme Court upholding Dayton's veto of the legislature's budget, light rail, and more.

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Wrapping up a busy week in Minnesota, the gang responds to and reflects on sexual assault and harassment allegations being made against Minnesota senators and representatives. They also take a look at election results around the state and country.

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The gang talks about the terror attack in NYC, Mueller indictments, news from around Minnesota, and more. They also answer the age old question: WHOSE GUAC DID DONNA BRAZILE STEAL??

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Attorney Emma Greenman is in for Javier this week, the gang has a big announcement of other places you might start hearing WAE in addition to the podcast. They talk St. Paul's recent vendetta against mayoral candidate Melvin Carter and the DFL conundrum of supporting working rights of miners and being at odds with the mining companies over environmental protection. They also take time to pay their respects to the departure of Jeff Flake from the senate. They also hedge their bets on the implications of the JFK files being released: the consensus is, Geraldo-Capone safe opening level of disappointment.


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The gang discusses the fallout from the military incident in Niger and its political ramifications here at home, trouble in DNC paradise, the mess that is the Minneapolis city council race, political mailer faux pas, and 'Nazi' bike lanes. 

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The gang breaks down the New York Times article on Ely, division on the range, jobs, the environment, and Becky. Also, all is well at the White House -- ALL IS WELL!!!!!

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The gang finally gets an answer to the age old question of "Who wants pie?" Turns out, it was Tim Walz! Plus, they also discuss Puerto Rico, the Las Vegas Massacre, and more.

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The gang discusses Hurricane Maria relief efforts, Tom Price resigning, Trump's tax bill, and the state legislature/Governor budget veto.

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This week the gang discussed federal health care, the MN Leg failed mediation, and Amy & Carin breakup over snacks. 

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Once again, the happenings at our Nation's capitol draw some very similar parallels to the soundtrack of a certain broadway musical. Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell are salty because they weren't in the room where it happens, Chuck + Nancy cut some deals with Don, Downey has nice pants, and a St. Kates cop shot himself and blamed blacks. K.

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Rachel Stassen-Berger of the Pioneer Press joins the gang to discuss the news that broke just about an hour before recording that the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled that Dayton's veto of the legislative budget was constitutional. They also discuss Hurricane Irma and more.

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Congressman and Deputy Chair of the Democratic National Committee Keith Ellison joins the gang in their state fair booth at the Great Minnesota Get Together before they're also joined by the Chairman of the Republican Party of Minnesota, Jennifer Carnahan. They also discuss DACA, fair foods, and more!

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The gang takes on the Great Minnesota Get Together for a very Wrong About Everything day featuring duck wontons, bacon fluffernutter, gubernatorial candidates, conversation on events around the country, and more. Their lineup of guests include comedian Brandi Brown, Jeff Johnson, Peggy Flanagan, and more.

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The gang discusses the aftermath of the Charlottesville white supremacist rallies and the ouster of Steve Bannon.

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Javier and Brian are joined by Laura Sayles and Jason Flohrs to discuss the craziest game of chicken ever, The Google Manifesto, Paul Manafort, elections, and more. 

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The gang pays homage to all things Amy K, who is joined by DFL Rep. Peggy Flanagan, Laura Sayles, and the ghost of Mike Franklin. They discuss the life and times of "The Mooch", get serious on immigration and health care, and break some news.

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It's another week of resignations as White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus says sayonara to his job following Anthony Scaramucci's weird interview with a CNN reporter. The gang, joined by comedian Brandi Brown, also chats about Trump's rando ban on transgender people in the military, a boy scout kerfuffle, and more!

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It's a busy week for the unemployment line! The gang talks about all the people quittin' their jobs, including Minneapolis Police Department Chief Janee Harteau. They also discuss the shooting of Justine Damond, the courts ruling against Dayton, and more.

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The gang is ready to rock! They discuss Dwayne Johnson's potential as a presidential candidate, Kid Rock running for Senate in Michigan, and the myriad of things that the Trump fam is up to that don't rock. 

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Republican Otter Jeremy Estenson joins the gang as they discuss health care, the super exciting Minnesota DFL Convention, #ButtholeGate, and more!

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The gang is dissed by every publication in Minnesota. They talk about Trump's Morning Joe tweets, Fight For 15, and take all the credit for Sunday liquor sales.

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T2P2 Tane Danger and Dennis Curley come in to quiz the gang in preparation for the 2017 Minnesota MID-Year-in-Review Quiz Show, live at the Bryant Lake Bowl. Plus, the gang discusses the verdict in Officer Jeronimo Yanez's case after he was not found guilty on any charge after the shooting of Philando Castile. They also talk about police officers at the Twin Cities Pride Parade.

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The gang records this week's episode just minutes after the news breaks of the verdict in the trial of Officer Jeronimo Yanez, and share their reactions. They also discuss the shooting at a GOP baseball practice in VA.

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The gang basks in their post-Comey glow following James Comey's hearing in front of the senate in addition to conversation on Dayton and Daudt heading to court, Trump's unusual silence, and more!

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Javier tells the entire Minnesota legislature to go covfefe themselves! Plus, Dr. Joe Hobot, President and CEO of American Indian OIC, joins the gang to discuss the controversial sculpture at the Walker Art Museum. They also discuss the Governor pulling out on the session, POTUS finally getting his head in the game courtesy of Kathy Griffin, and more!

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This week the gang summarizes the Minnesota Legislature's completion of its bi-annual budget and what you have to do to lose a race as a Republican in Montana.

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Amy and Brian are busy at the Capitol waiting for a #MNLeg deal so the liberals go rogue with Tane Danger!

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The gang discusses James Comey's firing, what is going to happen this weekend, state politics, and more!

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Jason Flohrs joins the gang in-studio as they celebrate Javier's favorite day of the year, talk AHCA, and more!

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The gang is all back together for the first time in a while to discuss Minneapolis politics as well as Amy's drinking problem near sacred grounds.

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House DFL Leader Melissa Hortman, known for her "white male card game" comments during a floor debate, calls in to the Wrong About Everything gang for an exclusive apology. The gang also discusses the anniversary of Prince's death, a dude nobody has ever heard of running for Governor, unicorn frappuccinos, and more!

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The gang is joined by Closing Argument host Walter Hudson (eventually) as they discuss flying the (un)friendly skies with United, Spicey's embarrassing Hitler comments, tensions with Syria, and more.

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In a falcon-filled episode, the gang covers a wide range of topics including white men playing cards, the devastating chemical attack in Syria that led to a US airstrike in the region, and more.

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The gang learns how to pronounce Nunes properly, discusses Michael Flynn's request for immunity and gets nervous about our internet browsing history.

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The gang pays respects to our new Russian overlords before discussing some FBI investigating, Nunes making things worse, the Minnesota House GOP budget targets, the GOP employing the pull out method on the American Health Care Act, and more.

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The gang pre-gamed before recording the podcast at an Irish pub in celebration of St. Paddy's Day, and the result was hilarity, singing, and a few minutes of shenanigans that didn't make the final cut before posting the episode... Enjoy! They chat about the border wall budget, wire tappin', reinsurance, and more!

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The gang gets together to chat about Obamacare being done-zo, Republicans hating their own plan, nazi haircuts, and more!

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Brian and Javier interview MinnPost's Briana Bierschbach and MPR's Brian Bakst LIVE at Tin Whiskers Brewing Co. on Fat Tuesday.

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Comedian Brandi Brown fills in for Carin as the gang analyzes a variety of issues, including Trump surviving his first joint address and the fact that he won over Van Jones. Plus, they talk Jeff Sessions lying under oath, Governor Dayton's surgery, Sunday Sales, Real ID, and more.

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The gang kicks off the hour discussing their upcoming live event on Feb. 28th, the Feast of Fools, at Tin Whiskers Brewery in St. Paul! Listen for more info! They also discuss Sunday Sales making it past the house, Dave Osmek and his dreems, attacks on Jewish Community Centers, and more!

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The gang hashes out Michael Flynn's resignation, Puzder being out, Sean Spicer providing plenty of entertainment, Mute-Ghazi on the MN House floor, the "Day Without Immigrants" protest, and more.

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Brian McDaniel is joined by Laura Sayles, Jason Flohrs, and Levi Weinhagen this week for a discussion on court action on Trump's travel ban, cabinet confirmations, and Vikings stadium drama.

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Thanks to Atom Robinson for recording an actual talent-filled cover of our "Ballad of Bowling Green." And thanks to Joe Bozic of Strike Theater for writing the lyrics!

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The Prairie Home Compadre is back! Plus, the gang talks Bowling Green, Trump gettin' into more Twitter fights, and more.

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The gang is embracing their newfound semi-viral fame after orchestrating a very earnest video in favor of Sunday Sales before tackling a variety of topics, including Governor Dayton's health, Trump's executive orders, and more.

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A a special post-inauguration episode, the gang is joined by Jeremy Estenson to discuss President Trump's first speech as the Commander in Chief, and share their initial reactions. They also chat about other various issues across the state and country.

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The gang is joined by Tane Danger as they discuss many aspects of healthcare and the affordable care act. They also chat about session in Minnesota, gubnatorial candidates in MN, and the glory of Trump's golden showers.

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The gang is joined by lawyer lobbyist Matthew Bergeron as they discuss the newly remodeled Minnesota State Capitol, the Minneapolis mayoral race, hate crimes, and more.

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