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Midwest broadcast veterans John and Gordy are back on the Madison airwaves with a uniquely fun and topical mix of political news, culture, music, entertainment and more. Grab a cup of coffee and start your day with John and Gordy! Broadcasts live 6 - 8am weekdays in Madison.

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On Pseudo-Intellectuals and 80’s Movies

December 7, 2023 at 08:00:00 AM UTC

John talks the real life Unfrozen Caveman Lawyer, the Frozen Tundra Man from last weekend’s Packer game. The pair talk with a caller recapping again yesterday’s story about the Wisconsin fake electors. They discuss right-wing “pseudo-intellectuals,” such as Matt Walsh, and how their message is spread. John briefly covers an alcohol industry reform law just […]

Infamous Politicians and the Day of Infamy

December 7, 2023 at 07:00:00 AM UTC

John and Gordy reflect on yesterday’s passing of Norman Lear and the mark he made on television and culture, as well as today’s anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. They recap the big news from yesterday that Wisconsin’s fake electors from the 2020 election settled their court case. Later, John covers comments from Mike […]

The John and Gordy Show (Hour 2)

December 6, 2023 at 08:00:00 AM UTC

In their second hour, they talk the new challenge to Act 10, and John takes a trip back in time to complaints about the law when it was being debated. They discuss January 6th with a caller, and ways to identify perpetrators from the video being released. John talks healthcare and potential Senate candidate Eric […]

The John and Gordy Show (Hour 1)

December 6, 2023 at 07:00:00 AM UTC

John and Gordy reflect on old music and how they listen to all music today, in the wake of the death of Denny Laine of Wings and the Moody Blues. They cover Mike Johnson’s attempted defense (Obstruction of Justice) for participants in the January 6th attack, Tommy Tuberville’s release of the held-up military promotions, and […]

The John and Gordy Show (Hour 2)

December 5, 2023 at 08:00:00 AM UTC

John and Gordy cover a renewed effort to reclassify EV charging stations in the state so that private, non-public utilities my operate them. They talk the Barbie Movie, and a bipartisan plan to expand rights for DACA recipients. John discusses the latest on Scott Walker, who now wants to broadly defund colleges, which he views […]

The John and Gordy Show (Hour 1)

December 5, 2023 at 07:00:00 AM UTC

The duo cover national days today, talking ninjas, bathtubs, and invasive carp. “Rambling On,” they cover the latest conspiracy theory that aliens are partying on the moon. Later, they investigate the meaning and origin of “woke,” before getting into Texas’s new educational textbooks edited to remove evolution, CRT, and the like. Closing out the first […]

The John and Gordy Show (Hour 2)

December 4, 2023 at 08:00:00 AM UTC

John covers a story out of Texas where the GOP voted not to bar members from associating with known white supremacists. They talk a marijuana-growing church in Tennessee, the expired deadline to impeach Janet Protasiewicz, and Trump’s “Christian” views. Later, John covers more about Protasiewicz, and new information that her campaign statements about redistricting were […]

The John and Gordy Show (Hour 1)

December 4, 2023 at 07:00:00 AM UTC

John and Gordy kick off their week talking about Trump and his efforts to undermine democracy. Gordy covers the ‘National Days,’ including Santa List Day, Sock Day, and Wildlife Conservation Day. After talking turkey with a caller, the pair cover the latest on X, formerly known as Twitter, as a Dane County official asks local […]

The John and Gordy Show (Hour 2)

December 1, 2023 at 08:00:00 AM UTC

In another edition of The Conversation, John and Gordy cover the national debt’s growth from tax cuts, a sex scandal with the cofounder of Mom’s for Liberty, hypocritical spending of infrastructure bill dollars by Republicans who didn’t support the bill, and more. Later, they discuss an Oklahoma push to (re)introduce religion into schools, efforts to […]

The John and Gordy Show (Hour 1)

December 1, 2023 at 07:00:00 AM UTC

Trying their hand at remote broadcasting, John and Gordy talk the (skewed) Newsom-DeSantis debate aired on Fox News. They cover the new lawsuit challenging Act 10’s constitutionality, Scott Walker’s proposal to raise the voting age, and the feud between Daryl Hall and John Oates.