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    March 30, 2013 @ 9:24 pm

    Brain Trust Live #55 - COURTING GAYS - 4/1/13

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. DOMA and Prop 8 cases provide boon to struggling line standing industry in DC

    2. North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has clearly seen “Wag the Dog,” enjoys futzing around on photoshop

    3. North Dakota moves forward with their draconian anti-abortion laws, making it the freest state in the union according to libertarians.

    4. New Hampshire now most dangerous state for women, bans their right to shoot anyone arbitrarily

    5. Don Young stakes his claim as greatest congressional quotemaker, trying to oust the ethically challenged Michele Bachmann

    6. We’ll miss you Soledad O’Brien

    Look out for our weekly blog post, coming Thursday, and as always, remember to follow us on Twitter @braintrustlive and find us on Facebook!

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    March 24, 2013 @ 9:52 pm

    Brain Trust Live #54 - UNLIKELY ALLIANCES - 3/25/13

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. Lila wins the internet, and buzzfeed commits some serious thought crime.

    2. The greatest story to come out of the crazy 2012 republican primary.

    3. Israeli pundits prove to be just as irritating as American ones during Obama’s brief visit to the region.

    4. The senate finally passes a budget, 4 years and 13 hrs later.

    5. Rich people are awful.  An in-depth conversation about why.

    6. Republicans still trying to figure out their post-Portman stance on gay marriage.  Unknowinlgy offering reasons to support it as reasons for their opposition.

    7. Plus, guns, deadly asteroids, and other dangers of living in Glendale.

    Look out for our weekly blog post, coming Thursday, and as always, remember to follow us on Twitter @braintrustlive and find us on Facebook!

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    March 22, 2013 @ 8:02 am

    Lila on Huffington Post!

    Lila Nordstrom, our more female half, explains our frequently-espoused view on one of the seminal issues of all time in today’s Huffington Post. Check it out and tell your friends!

    It’s available HERE!

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    March 18, 2013 @ 12:08 am

    Brain Trust Live #53 - CRISES AND CPAC - 3/18/13

    In Which We Discuss:

    1. Paul Ryan releases his second budget, marking his second failed attempt at living in reality

    2. Rob Portman thinks being different is okay, so long as you’re a member of his family

    3. Nikki Haley has bangs, Sara Palin has a big gulp, Bob McDonnell has no invite, and other stories from the CPAC trenches

    4. Ted Cruz offers incomplete constitutional lesson, only to find out too late that Dianne Feinstein is not a 6th grader

    5. Veronica Mars movie offers terrifying new blueprint for how corporate America next plans to steal your money

    Look out for our weekly blog post, coming Thursday, and as always, remember to follow us on Twitter @braintrustlive and find us on Facebook!

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    March 10, 2013 @ 9:53 pm

    Brain Trust Live #52 - THE ACTUAL FILIBUSTER - 3/11/13

    In Which We Discuss:

    1.  We find our first common ground with Rand Paul, proving that even insane people know that drones are scary

    2. Part 27 million of our continuing series, “The economy is fake.”

    3. Hugo Chavez is dead, potential boon to Russian economy as their permanent embalming services are put to use yet again

    4. GOP internal war’s next frontier, Governors v. Senators v. Obamacare v. People

    5. Lindsey Graham’s terrifying apocalyptic vision for America

    6. Iowan television now permanently able to subsist on campaign ad buys from super PACS

    Look out for our weekly blog post, coming Thursday, and as always, remember to follow us on Twitter @braintrustlive and find us on Facebook!

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    March 3, 2013 @ 10:11 pm

    Brain Trust Live #51 - SINKHOLES AND SEQUESTERS - 3/4/13

    Happy Birthday to us!  It's a very special one year anniversary for BTL in which we discuss:

    1.  You heard it here first!  The dangers of sinkholes are very real and this week totally proves it.

    2.  Everything we feared about the sequester happened, so...

    3.  Ahhhh...We’re Popeless!  Anyone looking for a direct line to god will have to speak to speak to Warren Jeffs.

    4.  SCOTUS Justice declares the end of racism.  Congratulations America!

    5.  GOP continues to answer to Todd Akin’s rape comments...by agreeing with them.

    6.  Plus guns, horsemeat, climate change and snakes where you’ll least expect them!

    Look out for our weekly blog post, coming Thursday, and as always, remember to follow us on Twitter @braintrustlive and find us on Facebook!

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