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    July 29, 2012 @ 5:30 pm

    Brain Trust Live #21 - 7/30/12

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. Romney Not Making the Medal Stand for Diplomacy on His First Trip Abroad

    2. Obama and Romney Out Pro-Israel Each Other in a Week-Long Pointless Battle

    3. Math Woes for Mitt Continue

    4. Good News!  Handheld Rocket Launchers Are Now Legal to Carry

    5. Things Northern Cities Hate: Citizens United and Chick-Fil-A, Things Southern Cities Hate: Taste

    6. Doctor Shortages, Air Shortages, Why All of Our Worst Fears Are Coming True

    7. Our First Foray Into Sportscasting

    July 22, 2012 @ 7:05 pm

    Brain Trust Live #20 - 7/23/12

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. The Tragic Shooting in Aurora, CO and How We Found Common Ground With Both Mayor Bloomberg and Rupert Murdoch In One Week

    2. A Discussion Of Who Built What and Whether They Did It Alone

    3. Romney’s Tax Debacle: Week 3

    4. The Veepstakes Drawing Near, Consensus: We’re Already Bored

    5. A Rundown of Why We’ll Never Find Out Who Is Buying Our Politicians

    6. Michelle Bachmann Getting To the People’s work, worrying about fringe Muslim groups taking over the country.  Don’t worry, the economy’s fine.

    7. A Description of the Libor Scandal Without Any Of the Confusing Details

    8. The War On Poverty Gets Added To the List of Wars We’ve Recently Lost

    Want to hear more from us during the week? Like us on Facebook at or find us on Twitter @braintrustlive!

    July 15, 2012 @ 8:06 pm

    Brain Trust Live #19 - 7/16/12

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. “Retroactive Retirement”, Now a Phrase the Romney Campaign Would Desperately Like You To Be Using

    2. Burlington Coat Factory (and Other Companies You Aren’t Using) Owned By Bain Capital

    3. Like America, Mitt Romney Has No Idea Where His Money Is Being Held, Lindsey Graham Believes This To Be An Act of Patriotism

    4. Least Surprising Story of the Week: Romney Is Booed at the NAACP Convention

    5. Veepstakes Continues With a New, Politically Timed Leak

    6. Daddy Bush on Grover Norquist’s Middle School Dreams

    7. The Governor of Maine Thinks the IRS is About To Kill You

    8. General Incompetence At an All-Time High

    9. The Return of Anthony Weiner, a SuperPAC with no Weiners, and The Great Cyanide Incident of 2012

    Want to hear more from us during the week? Like us on Facebook at or find us on Twitter @braintrustlive!

    July 8, 2012 @ 7:53 pm

    Brain Trust Live #18 - 7/09/12

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. Romney Campaign Still Has No Coherent Position the Law They Invented.

    2. Republicans Continue to Un-endorse Mitt Romney at Staggering Rate.  Luckly Mitt Has Family, Friends, and Mormons to Sustain Him.

    3. Surprise, We Now Have Proof that Americans Hate Bain Capital

    4. Gary Johnson: A Future Ross Perot in the Works?

    5. Allen West is Obsessed With Obama as Slave Owner.

    6. You Can, As of Right Now, Still Get an Abortion in Mississippi and Vote In Texas, But Maybe Not For Long…

    7. Apparently, American Bison To Blame For Your High Gas Prices.  Irrefutable Logic From America's Cow Doctor.

    8. Is It Hot Where You Are?  George Will Tells Us Why

    9. You Are Still Much Poorer Than The Average CEO

    Want to hear more from us during the week? Like us on Facebook at or find us on Twitter @braintrustlive!

    July 1, 2012 @ 7:15 pm

    Brain Trust Live #17 - Part 1 - 7/2/12 (SUPREME COURT SPECIAL EDITION)

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. We won!  Obamacare Lives to See Another Day.

    2. Romney Wants to Replace Obamacare With A New Plan With All the Same Policies

    3. Republicans Not Super Worried About the 30 Million Uninsured, Still Crossing Fingers for Full Repeal

    4. CNN, Doing "Good Reporting" After 20 Minutes of Incorrect Reporting

    5.  Turns Out that People Like Good Things

    6. Supreme Court Strikes Down Arizona Law: Jan Brewer Curiously Thrilled, Romney Still Confused

    7. Corporations Are Still People Too, So Says Supreme Court

    Want to hear more from us during the week? Like us on Facebook at or find us on Twitter @braintrustlive!

    July 1, 2012 @ 7:13 pm

    Brain Trust Live #17 - Part 2 - 7/2/12

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. House, Though Held in Nation's Contempt, Can Still Hold Their Own Grudges

    2. Romney Tries to Woo WaPo With Powerpoints, Fails

    3. The Week in Tweets, Much Longer Than the Last Week In Tweets

    4.  Hidden News Item of the Week: Congress Did One Thing Successfully, Nobody Notices

    5. JPMorgan's Dimon Thinks Earth Hitting Moon Unlikely Possibility

    6. The Horrific Tragedy of 9/18 (Never Forget)

    7. Texas Republican Trying to Outlaw Thought

    8. Week in Fake Celebrity News

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