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2723: On Your Knees

with Bob Powers – Marriage, divorce, and mental illness; the 2017 Total Eclipse; nursing home romances; the National Anthem, football, and President Trump; the price of cheesehead “hats” September 27, 2017

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Show Notes

  • — Blast From The Past: Bob Powers, writer who we’ve last seen on KATG in 2012, is back in studio
  • — Surf Reality Marriage: Bob discusses his previous marriage and divorce from a woman he met at the freak show open mic Surf Reality
  • — Ending Cold and Fast: Keith recounts the end of his marriage and hasty divorce
  • — Eclipse Chasers: Bob and his wife drove to Kentucky from New York City to watch the eclipse
  • — Daddy Dearest: Bob’s father suffers from dementia and lives in a nursing home. Bob discusses his relationship with his father and his dad’s nursing home romances
  • — Take A Knee: The gang discusses the football players who took a knee, linked arms, or refused to go onto the field during the National Anthem as protest for racial inequality in the United States. President Trump spoke and tweeted his disgust at the football players protesting and demanded that they’re punished harshly for being unpatriotic.
  • — Enough Is Enough: Stadium worker Erich Nikischer quit his job saying he was pushed to the limit after seeing Buffalo Bills players taking knees during The Star Spangled Banner
  • — Cheese For Brains: Keith was shocked to learn the going price for Wisconsin cheeseheads hats

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Bob Powers
Bob Powers
Peaceful protesting
Peaceful protesting
Rico Lavelle, the artist who knelt after singing the national anthem
Rico Lavelle, the artist who knelt after singing the national anthem
Erich Nikischer, the stadium worker who was pushed to his limits
Erich Nikischer, the stadium worker who was pushed to his limits
Cheeseheads for sale
Cheeseheads for sale
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