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The show that gives new meaning to the word "debate." Hear what happens when five quick-witted, highly opinionated St. Louis journalists disagree on tough topics. This is not another dry, tame talk show. On Donnybrook, the issues are hot and so is the discussion. It's a high-energy, no-holds-barred debate on the week's news topics. With tongue-in-cheek, Donnybrook's subtitle is "polite conversation on the issues." With host Charlie Brennan, the conversation is highly opinionated and not always "polite." The panel of regulars tackles tough issues and controversial subjects. The opinions are well-informed and widely divergent.

The show that gives new meaning to the word "debate." Hear what happens when five quick-witted, highly opinionated St. Louis journalists disagree on tough topics. This is not another dry, tame talk show. On Donnybrook, the issues are hot and so is the discussion. It's a high-energy, no-holds-barred debate on the week's news topics. With tongue-in-cheek, Donnybrook's subtitle is "polite conversation on the issues." With host Charlie Brennan, the conversation is highly opinionated and not always "polite." The panel of regulars tackles tough issues and controversial subjects. The opinions are well-informed and widely divergent.
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The show that gives new meaning to the word "debate." Hear what happens when five quick-witted, highly opinionated St. Louis journalists disagree on tough topics. This is not another dry, tame talk show. On Donnybrook, the issues are hot and so is the discussion. It's a high-energy, no-holds-barred debate on the week's news topics. With tongue-in-cheek, Donnybrook's subtitle is "polite conversation on the issues." With host Charlie Brennan, the conversation is highly opinionated and not always "polite." The panel of regulars tackles tough issues and controversial subjects. The opinions are well-informed and widely divergent.

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Donnybrook | February 14, 2019

2/15/2019
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Wendy returns this week, so the regular 5 are back at the table. Alvin offers up candy and flowers on Valentine's day to Amazon's Jeff Bezos. Former Police Chief Tim Fitch weighs in on Better Together, and Bob Costas is in the news. This, and more, on this week's Donnybrook.

Duration:00:54:49

Donnybrook | February 7, 2019

2/8/2019
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Amy Marxkors of KMOX joins the table for the first time in Wendy's chair, as the table debates Red Flag laws, dual parental notification of under 18 abortions, Rams losing the Super Bowl, MLS in St. Louis needing more corporate support, and further aspects of the Better Together proposal.

Duration:00:54:11

Donnybrook | January 31, 2019

2/1/2019
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Joe Holleman from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch joins the Donnybrook roundtable this week in place of Bill, and shares some very measured comments on the Better Together plan for St. Louis. Alvin proposes his own county within St. Louis County, and the lots of callers during Your Turn weigh in on if the St. Louis Metro Police Department is in crisis at the moment.

Duration:00:54:05

Donnybrook | January 24, 2019

1/25/2019
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Marc Cox from FM NewsTalk 97.1 is making his first appearance ever at the Donnybrook table, as Donnybrookers discuss the latest things in the local news, and probably disagree on a few topics. That is what a Donnybrook is after all, "a scene of uproar and disorder".

Duration:00:55:02

Donnybrook | January 17, 2019

1/21/2019
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Four day school weeks, pets in the workplace, and a host of other local/& regional issues are discussed around the table this week. Charlie and Wendy take calls and tweets during Your Turn.

Duration:00:54:26

Donnybrook - January 10, 2019

1/11/2019
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In this week's episode, Wendy Wiese is back, so the regular hosts are together for the first time in 2019 to cover a range of topics. -Continued discussion of the "Better Together" proposals, including various city leaders weighing in. -Can St. Louis support an NBA franchise? -Should the Michael Brown case be reopened? -Local pastor sues city....for handing out food Share your thoughts with us at letters@ketc.org, or on twitter @DonnyybrookSTL.

Duration:00:54:51

Donnybrook - January 3, 2019

1/4/2019
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One topic really dominated the conversation around the table this week....the leaked "Better Together" Plan for merging St. Louis City and County. Other topics include Wesley Bell, and the McCaskill/Ocasio-Cortez spat; while Brenda Talent from the Show-Me Institute joins the table again this week in place of Wendy Wiese.

Duration:00:54:10

Donnybrook - December 27, 2018

1/2/2019
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In this final roundtable of 2018, Joe Holleman of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and Brenda Talent of the Show-Me Institute join Donnybrook regulars Alvin Reed, Ray Hartman, and Charlie Brennan to discuss some pretty meaty local topics.

Duration:00:55:26

Donnybrook - December 20, 2018

12/27/2018
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As usual, the table debates a slew of local St. Louis topics. This week: Followed by responses to your questions during Your Turn!

Duration:00:54:29

Donnybrook, December 13, 2018

12/14/2018
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In this weekly episode of Donnybrook, the table debates local St. Louis issues this week including: -Tax incentives for business development -Is a local student flashing an OK sign a white nationalist symbol? -Merits of the city earnings tax -Potential perceived conflicts of interest in Sec. of State Ashcroft's Hawley investigation Along with listener tweets and calls during the Your Turn segment!

Duration:00:54:19

Donnybrook - December 6, 2018

12/7/2018
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Charlie, Bill, Ray, Wendy, and Alvin discuss a wide range of local topics as usual this week: Join in the debate on twitter @DonnybrookSTL.

Duration:00:56:54

Donnybrook - November 29, 2018

11/30/2018
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In this episode, the table discusses the MLS proposal for St. Louis once again. They also talk about the Catholic Supply murder in West St. Louis County this week, the Clean Missouri Amendment, and talk about next year's DONNYBASH.

Duration:00:56:46

Donnybrook - November 15, 2018

11/20/2018
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Nov 15 Episode

Duration:00:55:13