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May 2015’s Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode Is Now Available!

Hey everybody!

The May 2015 edition of Matthew Filipowicz Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode is now available!

However, as “Members Only” implies, it is for Bad-Ass Members Only.  How do you become a member?  It’s simple!  Just head over to our members page and sign up.

Not only do you get the joy in your heart of supporting independent progressive media, not only do you get our monthly bonus episodes, but you’ll also receive other perks like t-shirts, stickers, personalized animations and more!  Plus, once we reach 100 members, we will go to three shows a week!  Also if you become a Bad-Ass Member this month, we’ll send you a FREE signed copy of the Laughing Liberally book!

Can’t afford to become a member?  You can still support the show by making a one time donation, and if you do, you’ll get access to that month’s bonus episode!

As always, our bonus episodes give you a chance to get to know our amazing writer/performers better as we do our version of the McLaughlin Group, which we’ve dubbed the Filipowicz Forum.

This month, we have a one on one with TMFS writer performer Bob Rok.  We discuss the Riot Fest controversy in Chicago, gentrification, neo-liberalism, and as always our nerd picks of the month!

So what are you waiting for?  Become a member today and start enjoying the fruits of knowing you are truly a Bad-Ass!

-Matt

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Episode 429 with Jessica Luther and Greg Kaufmann

Episode 429 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Jessica Luther back on the show to discuss how the disturbing domestic abuse “comedy” video by the Cleveland Cavaliers was not a “mistake”, plus an update on the Jameis Winston lawsuit.

We have Talk Poverty’s Greg Kaufmann back on the show to how the stigma of poverty might have driven a couple to suicide, and how David Brooks thinks poor people need a morality lesson.

Plus we have TMFS comedian Tim Grimes here to discuss Jeb Bush’s embarrassing answers on the Iraq War.

We’ll also discuss the protests against Shell’s arctic drilling in Seattle, and the NASA report on how a massive Antarctic ice shelf will disintegrate in a few years.

Would you like a free, signed copy of the new book Laughing Liberally: Letters To The American Voter?

Support the show with a click of the mouse!  Donate a post on your Twitter or Facebook today!

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes, Sticher and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.  You can watch live video on our YouTube channel.  You call the listener hotline at 617-855-TMFS. You can support the show by becoming a member.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

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Episode 427 with Mychal Denzel Smith and Kevin Gosztola

Episode 427 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Mychal Denzel Smith back on the show to discuss the Baltimore uprising, a different kind of “broken windows” policy, and what it would take to abolish the police.

We have Kevin Gosztola back on the show to discuss the media’s ridiculous use of the term “professional protesters” and the Seymore Hersh story on the Bin Laden raid.

We also discuss how the NSA’s bulk collection of telephone records was found to be illegal.

Plus we have TMFS comedian Bob Rok here to discuss who we should believe on the TPP, Elizabeth Warren or President Obama.

Would you like a free, signed copy of the new book Laughing Liberally: Letters To The American Voter?

Support the show with a click of the mouse!  Donate a post on your Twitter or Facebook today!

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes, Sticher and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.  You can watch live video on our YouTube channel.  You call the listener hotline at 617-855-TMFS. You can support the show by becoming a member.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

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The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 426 with Gaius Publius

Episode 426, The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

The show is off today, as such, we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews and sketches.

Coming up on today’s best-of show we have Gaius Publius back on the show to discuss using the horrible consequences of NAFTA as a warning of the TPP and how the Clinton Global Initiative supports them both.

We have TMFS comedian Bob Rok here to discuss the Black Lives Matter movement.

We’ll also discuss the horrific findings in the Senate report on CIA torture.

Support the show with a click of the mouse!  Donate a post on your Twitter or Facebook today!

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes, Sticher and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.  You can watch live video on our YouTube channel.  You call the listener hotline at 617-855-TMFS. You can support the show by becoming a member.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

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The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 424 with Maya Schenwar and Lee Fang

Episode 424, The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Due to travel, today we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews and sketches.

Coming up on today’s best of show we have Maya Schenwar back on the show to discuss her new book, Locked Down, Locked Out: Why Prison Doesn’t Work And How We Can Do Better.

We also have Lee Fang back on the show to discuss the venture capitalists trying to further profit off our education system as well as who is paying the pro war pundits on TV.

Plus, we have TMFS comedian Tim Grimes here to discuss Rudy Giuliani’s comments about how President Obama doesn’t love America.

Support the show with a click of the mouse!  Donate a post on your Twitter or Facebook today!

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes, Sticher and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.  You can watch live video on our YouTube channel.  You call the listener hotline at 617-855-TMFS. You can support the show by becoming a member.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

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