Show Notes for Friday, October 24, 2014

• Comedian John Fugelsang calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT for another edition of “Fridays With Fugelsang”

Michael Goodwin, President of Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) calls in at 10:30am ET / 7:30am PT

Lee• Journalist May Lee joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 11am ET / 8am PT for another edition of “Whore Fridays”

• Dr. Craig Spencer, a 33-year-old emergency room doctor who recently returned to New York City after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, becoming the first case in the city and the fourth in the nation.

• The Canadian man who was shot dead after he killed a soldier and invaded the country’s Parliament was in Ottawa applying for a passport and was hoping to leave for Syria, a top police official said yesterday.

• The Justice Department continues to investigate the fatal shooting of a black man in Ferguson, Mo., by a white police officer. Attorney General Eric Holder says he is “exasperated” by what he called “selective leaks” in the case.

• Two days after audio from a brawl involving the Palin family was released, Bristol Palin has defended herself and her family in writing, explaining her side of what happened on the evening of Sept. 6. In the statement, she blames the “liberal media” and bashes the Clinton family.

Show Notes for Thursday, October 23, 2014

• Democratic strategist Karl Frisch calls in at 9am ET / 6am PT to talk about Renee Zellweger and climate change • Actor and comedian Carlos Alazraqui joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 11am ET / 8am PT for “Coffee With Carlos” • A gunman fatally shot a Canadian soldier in an attack…

Show Notes for Wednesday, October 22, 2014

• Dean Obeidallah, columnist for “The Daily Beast”, calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about Dems in the 2014 election • Legal analyst Lisa Bloom calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about Ferguson and about the Oscar Pistorius case • Health care reform expert Jacki Schechner joins…

Show Notes for Tuesday, October 21, 2014

• Charlie Pierce of Esquire’s Politics Blog calls in at 10:30am ET / 7:30am PT to talk about how Ebola is being covered by the press • Bob Cesca of The Daily Banter calls in at 11:30am ET / 8:30am PT to talk about GOP Sen. Ted Cruz hampering Ebola efforts • The Centers for…

Show Notes for Monday, October 20, 2014

• The Rude Pundit calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about Ebola and President Obama • Voice Deity Jim Ward joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 10am ET / 7am PT for Maximum Mookage Mondays • Eric Boehlert of Media Matters for America calls in at 11am ET /…

Show Notes for Friday, October 17, 2014

• Democratic Strategist Karl Frisch calls in at 9am ET / 6am PT to talk about the politics of Ebola • Syndicated columnist Tina Dupuy calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about the politicization of Ebola • Journalist May Lee joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 11am ET /…

Show Notes for Thursday, October 16, 2014

• Democratic strategist Karl Frisch calls in at 9am ET / 6am PT to talk about the politics of the Ebola reactions • Dean Obeidallah, columnist for “The Daily Beast”, calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about the problem of businesses named ISIS • Health care reform expert Jacki Schechner joins…

Show Notes for Wednesday, October 15, 2014

• The Rude Pundit calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about how the Democrats are once again being cowards • Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY) calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about the close race to defeat Sen. Mitch McConnell in Kentucky • Actor and comedian Carlos Alazraqui…

Show Notes for Tuesday, October 14, 2014

• Syndicated columnist Tina Dupuy calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about the non-storm over marriage equality • Charlie Pierce of Esquire’s Politics Blog calls in at 10:30am ET / 7:30am PT to talk about what the gobshites are talking about this week • Bob Cesca of “The Daily Banter” calls…

Show Notes for Monday, October 13, 2014

• The Rude Pundit calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about the quiet competence of President Obama • Eric Boehlert of Media Matters for America calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about Fox News’ silence on marriage equality • A nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who…