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Pittsburgh Current is a reader-first, multimedia company that provides coverage of news, arts, music, sports, and events through an updated daily website and a twice-monthly printed newspaper. It was founded by Charlie Deitch and Bethany Ruhe. Pittsburgh Current’s bimonthly print issue is available at just over 200 locations around the city and is now ready to scale up their number of physical locations!

Pittsburgh Current is a reader-first, multimedia company that provides coverage of news, arts, music, sports, and events through an updated daily website and a twice-monthly printed newspaper. It was founded by Charlie Deitch and Bethany Ruhe. Pittsburgh Current’s bimonthly print issue is available at just over 200 locations around the city and is now ready to scale up their number of physical locations!
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Pittsburgh Current is a reader-first, multimedia company that provides coverage of news, arts, music, sports, and events through an updated daily website and a twice-monthly printed newspaper. It was founded by Charlie Deitch and Bethany Ruhe. Pittsburgh Current’s bimonthly print issue is available at just over 200 locations around the city and is now ready to scale up their number of physical locations!

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Episodes

U.S. Representative Mike Doyle | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

1/10/2019
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US Representative Mike Doyle joins us for a discussion about the 2019 Government Shutdown, the facts behind the wall and border security, and his work with net neutrality and online privacy in the coming session. Get the latest edition of Pittsburgh Current on the stands or the digital version here (https://www.pittsburghcurrent.com/digital-archive/). How Yinz Banging? Take the survey! (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeQGBWLY5FDmCvg8ed5hJr313spjvXb4ODUhxjmIbaGphBlwQ/viewform)

Duration:00:28:59

Year in Review | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

12/20/2018
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Charlie Deitch and Bethany Ruhe are ending the year with a year in review and a look at the first few months of Pittsburgh Current. Looking at 2018 from the Pages of ‘Pittsburgh Current’ https://www.pittsburghcurrent.com/2018-pittsburgh-current/

Duration:00:41:27

F. Dok Harris | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

12/13/2018
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We talk with F. Dok Harris about Christmas on Mexican War Streets and the LGBTQ Giving Guide. LGBTQ Giving Guide (https://www.pittsburghcurrent.com/lgbtq-giving-guide/)

Duration:00:20:05

Sue Kerr | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

12/6/2018
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Pittsburgh Current Podcast welcomes LGBTQ columnist Sue Kerr to the show to discuss her LGBTQ Gift Guide, as well as follow up with the latest breaking story from the Pittsburgh Steelers game where a Chargers fan was photographed being choked by another fan. Pittsburgh Current Gift Guide: Make the Yuletide Gay (https://www.pittsburghcurrent.com/pittsburgh-current-gift-guide-make-the-yuletide-gay/) Man and pregnant wife assaulted at Steelers game seeking criminal charges...

Duration:00:44:14

KSWA Owner Bobby O | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

11/29/2018
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Bobby O from the Keystone State Wrestling Alliance joins us to talk about KSWA Fan Fest and Toy Drive December 1 at Spirit Lounge featuring NWA Heavyweight Champion Nick Aldis. We talk about the show, legendary manager JJ Dillon, and CMLL star Sam Adonis as part of the show, run down the card, discuss the legacy of the National Wrestling Alliance and Bethany checks in with the latest events from Pittsburgh Current! KSWA Fan Fest Event Page (https://www.facebook.com/events/1397626647035079/)

Duration:00:49:12

Brian Metzer and the State of Pittsburgh Pengiuns | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

11/21/2018
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Brian’s recent article about the Lemieux Foundation and Mario Lemieux’s impact on Pittsburgh, what happened to the gold tournament, the current state of the floundering Pittsburgh Penguins, and the state of the NFL from the Browns, the Kansas City Chiefs, and can we forgive Ben Roethlisberger? Pittsburgh Penguins take the ice with Pearson, not Hagelin after trade (https://pittsburghcurrent.com/penguins-pearson-hagelin/)

Duration:00:37:08

Reginald Douglas | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

11/15/2018
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Pittsburgh Current Podcast welcomes Reginald Douglas, the current directer of Pipeline at City Theatre. Pipleline at City Theater (https://pittsburghcurrent.com/city-theatre-dominique-morisseaus-pipeline/) Pipleline Trailer (https://youtu.be/AS_GRIJUvds) Pipleline Soundtrack (https://www.1hood.org/new-products/brittanypipeline?fbclid=IwAR2muH3bqA4VfbtGvRvB38-Q3MfWKn3jzb8mJvzeTDQrP5Phg6hEamfvyog)

Duration:00:37:08

Day Bracey | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

11/8/2018
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Contributing writer Day Bracey of Drinking Partners Podcast talks with us about politics, being pulled over by the cops, immigration and opportunity, changing the face of craft beer, Fresh Fest, and more! Day Drinking: Keeping Tabs On Pittsburgh’s Craft Beer Scene (https://pittsburghcurrent.com/day-drinking-keeping-tabs-on-pittsburghs-craft-beer-scene-3/)

Duration:00:56:15

Cartoonist Rob Rogers | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

10/25/2018
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Cartoonist Rob Rogers joins us to discuss his career.

Duration:00:50:27

Lindsey Williams Candidate for PA Senate District 38 | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

10/18/2018
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This week we are joined by Lindsey Williams Candidate for PA Senate District 38 to discuss the issues she faces, her background, and nasty signs. Democrat’s Pa. Senate campaign hit with negative campaign signs (https://pittsburghcurrent.com/williams-yard-signs/)

Duration:00:36:52

Aryanna Berringer of "My Place in the World" | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

10/11/2018
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We welcome Aryanna Berringer to discuss her new book "My Place in the World" discussing politics with children, getting people excited to vote in Pennsylvania and more! New book helps parents speak to their children about politics (https://pittsburghcurrent.com/new-book-helps-parents-speak-to-their-children-about-politics/) Pre Order "My Place in the World" (https://www.aryannaberringer.com/)

Duration:00:35:17

Steve Tolin and the Tolin FX Halloween Bash | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

10/4/2018
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We welcome special guest (and office neighbor) Steve Tolin of Tolin FX to talk about special effects, movies and plays he's worked on, SquibFX and the Tolin FX Halloween Bash as part of the Romero Lives events! Tolin FX Halloween Bash (http://tolinfx.com/romero-lives/) RomeroLives.net (https://romerolives.net/)

Duration:00:51:57

The Revolutionists | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

9/20/2018
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Talking with Daina Michelle Griffith, star of City Theatre's The Revolutionists The power of The Revolutionists script. Working with and all women production Getting drawn to theater What happens to wigs when they're done on stage? Weekend round up Issue 5 preview, Pens, and Rick Sebak, OH MY!

Duration:00:43:36

Mitch Kates | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

9/13/2018
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This week's episode dives into Pittsburgh politics. How far is too far when it comes to being bipartisan Is political middle ground disappearing? When your professional wrestling background really does help you run campaigns Daniel Smith/Daryl Metcalfe race VoteLocalPA (http://votelocalpa.com/) Mac Miller tribute

Duration:00:46:34

Welcome to the Jungle | Pittsburgh Current Podcast

9/6/2018
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The Pittsburgh Current Podcast Welcome to the Jungle Pittsburgh Current founders Charlie Deitch and Bethany Ruhe kickoff their weekly podcast by talking about basically whatever came into their heads. Some highlights include: What is the Pittsburgh Current? Who are Charlie and Bethany? Beef with other pubs or na? Women rule Pittsburgh media Anonymous sources Why yes, the Pittsburgh Current makes a wonderful wedding gift Issue four coming out next Tuesday, your guide to all the best Autumn...

Duration:00:47:25