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Guth and Huppke on Politics with Amy Guth and Rex Huppke on WGN Plus from WGN Radio in Chicago.

Guth and Huppke on Politics with Amy Guth and Rex Huppke on WGN Plus from WGN Radio in Chicago.
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Guth and Huppke on Politics with Amy Guth and Rex Huppke on WGN Plus from WGN Radio in Chicago.

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Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Ready When You Are. Ever

10/10/2018
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In this episode, Guth and Huppke discuss KavaNAW, Trump’s “left-wing mob” strategy, midterms, and the smashing of the patriarchy. And why Facebook is dumb.

Duration:00:56:45

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Band Name. Ever

9/26/2018
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In this episode of Guth & Huppke on Politics, they discuss Kavanaugh and the Crumbling Patriarchy (the worst band name everrrrrr!), yeti uh… stuff, and issue an apology to all Great Pyrenees dogs everywhere. Because dogs are excellent and they love them.

Duration:00:52:57

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Sock Burning. Ever

9/5/2018
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In this episode, Guth and Huppke discuss why sock burning is dumb, Kavanaugh’s disinterest in handshakes, and they bid Mayor Rahm buh-bye.

Duration:00:51:59

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Lawyer. Ever

8/22/2018
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In this episode of Guth and Huppke on politics, they discuss Cohen, Manafort, and the magical hour in which it all hit the fan for Trump. Huzzah!

Duration:00:50:45

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Yacht. Ever

8/8/2018
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This week, Guth and Huppke sailed into the swamp to talk about Rep. Chris Collins, the latest friend-o-Trump to be accused of corruption, and why $40 million yachts and other trappings of the uber-rich are super gross.

Duration:00:41:06

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Daddy Issues. Ever

7/26/2018
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Guth and Huppke discuss Trump’s seeming obsession with the word “weak” (hello, Daddy issues), consider the significance of the leaked Cohen tape, and discuss the fall of Ivanka’s “clothing” “line.” And Guth mostly got over her cold. So yay to that.

Duration:00:53:51

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Damage Control. Ever!

7/18/2018
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This week, Guth and Huppke discuss the “treason summit” in Helsinki, Trump walking back his walking back, weird definitions of masculinity, and that super disturbing MGM lawsuit.

Duration:00:49:27

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Best. Mail. Ever

7/11/2018
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This week, Amy received interesting bit of mail, which they discuss, and Amy and Rex discuss the new Supreme Court nominee, immigrant children, Scott Pruitt (again), Trump tweets, NATO, and we’ll-deserved public shaming.

Duration:00:52:45

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Return From A Vacation. Ever

6/28/2018
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It’s Wednesday, so you know the deal. Amy Guth and Rex Huppke team up to discuss the latest in politics. On this episode of Guth and Huppke on Politics, Amy and Rex talk about Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy retiring, the ongoing debate over civility and the WGN’s sweet new offices which have Guth and Huppke recording in an over-glorified closet. All that, and much, much more.

Duration:00:47:24

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Kim. Ever

6/6/2018
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It’s Wednesday, so you know the deal. Amy Guth and Rex Huppke team up to discuss the latest in politics. On this episode of Guth and Huppke on Politics, Amy and Rex talk about President Trump disinviting the Philadelphia Eagles to the “Celebration of America,” Melania Trump’s whereabouts, and Trump’s testy call with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. They also discuss the changes to the Miss America pageant, Kim Kardashian’s White House prison reform meeting, primary election results,...

Duration:00:30:53

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Shell. Ever

5/9/2018
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It’s Wednesday, and you know the drill. Amy and Rex team up to discuss the latest in politics. On today’s episode, Amy and Rex talk about Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran deal, North Korea’s release of three Americans prisoners, how money flowed through Michael Cohen’s multi-purpose shell company, Net Neutrality, and much more.

Duration:00:46:25

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Doctor. Ever.

5/2/2018
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It’s Wednesday, and you know the drill. Amy and Rex team up to discuss the latest in politics. On today’s episode, Amy and Rex talk about the crazy ‘raid’ of Trump’s former doctor, Harold Bornstein, Right-wing radio host Alex Jones inviting Kanye West on his radio show ‘Infowars’, Christian Right activist Bryan Fischer claiming non-Christians don’t have any First Amendment rights, President Trump’s call to Fox and Friends; and much more.

Duration:00:45:30

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Hannity. Ever

4/18/2018
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It’s Wednesday, and you know the drill. Amy and Rex team up to discuss the latest in politics. On today’s episode, Amy and Rex talk about Nikki Haley’s extraordinary response to the White House over sanctions, Sean Hannity’s growing role in Trump’s world, the implicit bias of Starbucks’ implicit bias training, and much more. They also talk about the female pilot who made the Southwest flight emergency landing, and Amy had to mansplain someone else this week. Find out who.

Duration:00:54:55

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Speaker. Ever

4/11/2018
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It’s Wednesday, and you know the drill. Amy and Rex team up to discuss the latest in politics. On today’s episode, Amy and Rex talk about the great Chicago Tribune. The Chicago Tribune has announced their intent to unionize the newsroom, which would be a first in the paper’s 170-year history. They also talk about Republican Paul Ryan retiring from his position as House Speaker, the DHS‘s “Media Monitoring” plan, Mack Zuckerberg’s Capitol Hill debut, and much more.

Duration:00:45:53

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Capitalization. Ever.

4/4/2018
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It’s Wednesday! Let’s talk politics! This week, Amy and Rex are back from their hiatus. Rex talks about why he missed out on last week’s episode. They also get into President Trump’s suspect tweet about Martin Luther King Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his death, Bill O’ Reily’s denied motion to seal his past harassment settlements, and much more.

Duration:00:46:37

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Semantics Debate. Ever.

3/21/2018
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It’s Wednesday! Let’s talk politics! This week, Amy and Rex share their thoughts on the winners and losers of last night’s election in Illinois. They also talk about the whole Facebook-Cambridge Analytica saga and how it unfolded right before our very eyes.

Duration:00:42:07

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Rex. Ever

3/14/2018
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It’s Wednesday, and you know the drill. Amy and Rex team up to discuss the latest in politics. On today’s episode, Amy and Rex talk about the National School Walkout’s impact on school safety reform, Rex Tillerson being let go from the White House, Betsy DeVos’ trainwreck interview on ’60 Minutes’ and much more. They also talk about an Alabama sheriff who has pocketed $750k in inmate food funds.

Duration:00:48:35

Guth and Huppke on Politics: Worst. Energy. Ever

3/7/2018
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On this edition of Guth and Huppke on Politics, hosts Amy Guth and Rex Huppke updates us on the heartbreaking story of a mother and child seeking asylum in the U.S. They also discuss Trump’s tweet that insists the White House is only full of great energy, not chaos. That tweet, however, was just the start of the day. From Kellyanne Conway violating the Hatch Act to Stormy Daniels’s Lawsuit Against Trump, Amy and Rex talk about it all.

Duration:00:52:56

Guth and Huppke on Politics: Worst. Boycott. Ever.

3/5/2018
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On this edition of Guth and Huppke on Politics, hosts Amy Guth and Rex Huppke take a look at the #BoycottDicks phenomena and promptly tear it down. They also discuss the heartbreaking story of a mother and child seeking asylum in the U.S. and being forced apart and the Georgia teacher who served as a case against letting teachers carry guns in the classroom. Sources: #BoycottDick’s...

Duration:00:51:08

Guth and Huppke on Politics | Worst. Bots. Ever

2/21/2018
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It’s Wednesday, and you know the drill. Amy and Rex team up to discuss the latest in politics. On today’s episode, Amy and Rex talk about the political aftermath of the Parkland school shooting. They also talk about Twitter’s bot purge, Trump’s twitter spat with Rachel Crooks, and much more.

Duration:00:55:49