Drink of the day: Original Sin Elderberry Cider Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are back on the Barge and bringing up all the crap that’s gone down this week! This week has been 47 years long and so many things happened that we couldn’t pick one topic – so we’re talking about all of it! … Continue reading "Ep117: Wildfires, RBG, From The White House, Stan Lee’s Death and More!"
Drink of the day: Original Sin Elderberry Hard Cider Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are back in the studio after a couple of weeks and we’re talking about voting! From voter disenfranchisement to gerrymandering to guilt trips over participating in this violent ass system! There’s so much going on. Criminy River is all lit up … Continue reading "116: We’re Talking About Voting, Rebel Wilson’s Misstep, And Bravo’s Fall Lineup!"
Drink of the day: Modelo Chelada Tamarindo Picante Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are celebrating the holiday by sharing a couple of their FAVORITE spooky stories from Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark! Oh, things get spooky. What are your favorite ghost stories? We’ve got a Halloween themed Criminy River and we bring up … Continue reading "115: Candice And Colin Read Scary Stories, Live Action Aladdin Drama, Fast Food News, and Bravo Stuff!"
Drink of the day: Hot chamomile with honey Candice Chetta is on her own in TGBHQ this week because Colin is travelling for work! (We miss him, please come home.) WE’re going to keep this one short and sweet since we needed to save room for next week’s very spooky Halloween episode! Today we’re going … Continue reading "114: The Government Wants To Erase Trans Lives, Journalist Murdered In Saudi Arabia, Bravo News And More!"
Drink of the day: Modelo’s Chelada Tamarindo Picante Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are in the studio, and you guessed it: we’re talking about white supremacy! This week in the news, the Proud Boys hate group comes to NYC and beats up a man with no consequences. Also, Elizabeth Warren makes a very serious misstep. … Continue reading "113: The Proud Boys Hate Group In NYC, Warren’s Misstep, Melania, NYTimes, Bravo News, and More!"
Drink of the day: Frozen blended mixed berries, fresh orange and lime, tequila and passion fruit liqueur. Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are back at it again with all the worst things that happened this week – it seems like we’ve been on this topic FOREVER – but it’s really just been three weeks. With … Continue reading "112: The Worst Of This Week, Voting, Bette Midler, Banksy, Below Deck and Pop Culture Round-Up!"
Drink of the day: Corona Extra. Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are flustered this week with the continued problematic news out of the White House and about the Supreme Court. We’re talking about Dr. Ford and Kavanaugh’s statements before the Senate Judiciary Committee. We’re also going to talk about Kanye West and Lindsay Lohan for … Continue reading "111: This Week’s Round Up, Kanye West, Lindsay Lohan, And Some Intense Bravo News"
Drink of the day: Modelo Chelada Tamarindo Picante (SO GOOD.) Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are talking about the thing that’s on EVERYONE’S mind this week: The Kavanaugh confirmation hearings and the extremely brave women who have come forward to try to stop this man from getting onto the Supreme Court of the United States. … Continue reading "110: Why I Didn’t Report, Dr. Ford, Taped Up Sneakers, Marvel Television And Some Pop Culture Potpourri!"
Drink of the day: Rose spritzer with passion fruit liqueur, lemon/lime seltzer, and frozen strawberries & pineapple. Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are talking about a TON this week because we’ve got a lot to catch up on. We’re loading up The Garbage Barge with all kinds of Nike stuff – the Colin Kaepernick story, … Continue reading "109: Nike and Ethical Consumption, The Predator Movie, Project Runway, The Below Deck Med Finale & More!"
**SO SORRY for the sound issues in our Criminy River segment – we had some serious hardware failure during recording that we could not replace in time. We promise to never make you folx listen to something of such poor quality again. In the meantime, maybe picture that we recorded this in the middle of … Continue reading "108: Michael Avenatti, Kristy Swanson, Serena Williams, Murphy Brown and More!"
Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are knocking out this quick episode for the last week of August and things are crazy! The entire admin surrounding 45 is falling apart rapidly and some pretty big convictions were handed down this week. We’re talking about Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen and what happened. We’ve got some lovely … Continue reading "107: The Continued Meltdown Of 45’s Administration, John McCain, Crown Heights, And Great Bravo Drama!"
Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are drinking rose spritzers in Garbage Barge Headquarters and we’re talking about what’s going on in the news this week. There’s the whole “truth isn’t truth” thing from Rudy Giuliani, which is really pretty scary when you think about it. Then we’re going to talk about the protests against police … Continue reading "106: Truth Isn’t Truth, Taking A Knee In The NFL, Elon Musk, Nathan’s Hotdogs and A Ton Of Bravo TV News!"
Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are BACK and really excited to be here! Colin has been traveling for a couple of weeks and we’re finally back together in the studio where we belong! Today we’re talking about the failed Unite The Right 2 “rally” and what this protest reflects in our culture. Then we’re going … Continue reading "105: Unite The Right 2 “Rally”, Lindsay Lohan and #MeToo, Omarosa And Her Tapes, And Strug Boat!"
Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are mad at capitalism – I mean, who isn’t at this point? We’re talking about how the uber-rich are buying up businesses with tons of borrowed money and selling off the company, gutting the employees, in order to pay off that debt and make a quick buck. This is actually … Continue reading "Ep104 The Garbage Barge: Capitalism Is Awful, Juicy Criminy River Drama, Bravo News On The Strug Boat!"
Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are back and we’re taking on a topic we’ve been considering for weeks and weeks! We’re finally talking about the word “queer” and it’s standing in the community. For some, it’s a historically insulting word that brings back trauma and abuse. For others, the word is the only identity that … Continue reading "Ep103 The Garbage Barge: The Word ‘Queer’, Some Dramatic/Nostalgic LiveJournal And Year Book Readings, & Bravo News!"
Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are in the studio, doing that thing they do! Today we’re taking on the continuous meltdown of our sitting US President! How fun! And, of course, we have to talk a little bit about the She-Ra stuff going on with regard to the new Netflix reboot. Of course, we’ve got … Continue reading "Ep102 The Garbage Barge: 45 Keeps Melting Down, Neckbeard She-Ra Drama, Criminy River, Bravo News, and We Finally Went To Wahlburgers!"
Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are SO thrilled to bring you our BRAND NEW FORMAT! We’re very excited to stretch out our wings and see what kind of damage we can do with 35-40 minutes instead of our usual 15-20! We’ve got a brand new segment to introduce to you all called Criminy River, and … Continue reading "Ep101 The Garbage Barge: TERFs, PlaneBae, Kylie Jenner, Homophobia, And A TON Of Bravo TV News!"
Happy Strug Boat Saturday! Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta are celebrating their 100th episode by hosting their biggest giveaway yet! We’ve got a brand new copy of Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Between The World And Me from Ta-Nehisi Coates, a Black Lives Matter button, a full Tarot or Goddess … Continue reading "Ep50 Strug Boat: Our 100th Episode Celebration, Our Biggest Giveaway Ever, And Of Course Some Bravo News!"
Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta almost couldn’t decide what to talk about this week because the news has been such utter trash lately! We’re going to take on the recent SCOTUS rulings (ug, so many bad rulings…) and the stunning announcement by Chief Justice Kennedy. Then we’re going to talk briefly about the March To … Continue reading "Ep50 The Garbage Barge: Our 1 Year/100th Episode Giveaway And Politics In The USA Today"
Happy Strug Boat Saturday! Colin Anderson and Candice Chetta can’t stop with the Bravo. I mean, literally everything in the real world in trash, so we’ve got to focus on THIS. THAT’S HOW BAD THINGS ARE, FOLX. Look, so Joe Guidice is being deported, which is unsurprising but something we absolutely have to talk about. … Continue reading "Ep49 Strug Boat:"