Episode 57: The W.E.D.C

May 20, 2019

On this episode of “Tell Me What to Think,” Pete and Charles tell you what to think about…the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. Wisconsin’s Legislative Audit Bureau recently released a biennial audit of the WEDC. We discuss how the WEDC is set up to institutionalize political and corporate corruption in Wisconsin…

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Episode 56: Blowing Up the System

May 8, 2019

On this episode of Tell Me What to Think, Pete and Charles tell you what to think…about “Blowing Up the System!” We discuss how this oft used phrase to describe some radical politicians has different implications when applied to different candidates or ideologies. We also figure out how a seeming…

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Episode 55: Arms Control

May 1, 2019

On this episode of “Tell Me What to Think,” your hosts Pete and Charles tell you what to think about…Arms Control. Recently federal regulations changed to move some international arms sales oversight away from the U.S. State Department and into the U.S. Commerce Department. We use this as a launch…

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Episode 53: Social Media and Information Warfare

April 17, 2019

On this episode of Tell Me What to Think, we tell you what to think about…Social Media and Information Warfare, Part II. We go back to a favorite topic to update some of our thoughts while meandering our way through the many layers, nuances, and conflicts associated with social media…

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Episode 52: 2020 Democratic Field (So Far)

April 4, 2019

On this episode of Tell Me What to Think, we tell you what to think…about the 2020 Democratic Field (So Far). We discuss how we can judge a candidate for president, and then apply those standards to most of the candidates thus far in the race to represent Democrats against…

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Episode 51: The State of the Union

February 7, 2019

On this episode of “Tell Me What to Think,” Charles and Pete tell you what to think about…The State of the Union. We discuss the President’s annual address along with the rebuttals of Stacey Abrams, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes. We also propose our own topics for…

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Episode 50: Social Media Information Warfare

February 1, 2019

This episode on Tell Me What to Think, we tell you what to think… about Social Media Information Warfare! We discuss how Twitter is turning into a battle royale with bots and trolls over the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates. We also discuss information warfare regarding 2017 Alabama Senatorial special election,…

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Episode 49: What to Be Afraid of

January 18, 2019

This week, on Tell Me What to Think, we tell you what to think…and “What to Be Afraid Of! We weave through a number of the issues of our time; ones that cause fear and anxiety for so many. We then discuss whether or not they warrant fearing. We also…

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Episode 48: The Wall

January 8, 2019

On this episode of Tell Me What to Think, we tell you what to think about…The Wall! Whether metaphorical or literal, this issue is bringing the federal government to a stop and leading to a potential national emergency. We discuss why we shouldn’t discuss the merits or flaws of a…

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