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Three Martini Lunch

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Three Martini Lunch is a funny, edgy and fast-paced podcast of the day’s major political stories, hosted by Radio America’s Greg Corombos and Jim Geraghty of National Review.

Three Martini Lunch is a funny, edgy and fast-paced podcast of the day’s major political stories, hosted by Radio America’s Greg Corombos and Jim Geraghty of National Review.
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Washington, DC

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Three Martini Lunch is a funny, edgy and fast-paced podcast of the day’s major political stories, hosted by Radio America’s Greg Corombos and Jim Geraghty of National Review.

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English


Episodes

Buckley's Russia Lesson, Wallace Grills Putin, Excessive Summit Outrage

7/17/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America learn from the late National Review founder William F. Buckley that the left drew a moral equivalence between the USSR and the United States during the Cold War, and they warn President Trump not to make the same mistake. They also compliment Chris Wallace of Fox News for asking pointed questions about election meddling to Russian President Vladimir Putin, but they fear the interview and Putin's weak answers will soon be...

Duration:00:18:53

Dems Disown Feinstein, Putin Summit Disaster, Ocasio-Cortez Embarrassed

7/16/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America analyze the California Democratic Party's decision to endorse California Sen. Dianne Feinstein's rival in the general election, Democratic state Sen. Kevin de Leon. They also criticize President Donald Trump for his inability to confront Russian president Vladimir Putin about multiple issues, especially election meddling, noting that the president seems more worried about defending his 2016 win than exposing the truth. And...

Duration:00:27:40

House to Vote on 'Abolish ICE' Bill, GOP Blows Strzok Hearing, Did Trump Damage Theresa May?

7/13/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America commend House Republicans for planning a vote on "Abolish ICE" legislation that Democrats have already begun to step away from. They also criticize tactics of some House Republicans during the Peter Strzok testimony, in which members seemed more interested in scoring a dazzling soundbite than effectively questioning the witness. And they question President Trump's negative remarks about British Prime Minister Theresa May,...

Duration:00:19:47

Hawley Leads McCaskill, O'Rourke Outraises Cruz, Cuomo Vows To Sue Supreme Court

7/12/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America are excited after a new poll shows Republican Josh Hawley leading incumbent Democrat Claire McCaskill in the Missouri Senate race. They also think Beto O'Rourke and the Democratic Party are wasting money on the Texas U.S. Senate race, as incumbent Republican Sen. Ted Cruz leads by 10 points. And they laugh at New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who pandered to his constituents by making the absurd claim he will sue the Supreme...

Duration:00:16:12

Nevada Attack Ad, Senate Stalled, Palin Says Comedian Mocked Vets

7/11/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America get a laugh out of Nevada Sen. Dean Heller's attack ad, in which he exposes Democratic Senate challenger Jacky Rosen for lying about owning a business that never existed. They also call for Senate Republicans to act on hundreds of bills that the House of Representatives has passed but lie dormant in the upper chamber. And they think it's time for a widespread rebuke of Sacha Baron Cohen's comedy show where he impersonates a...

Duration:00:19:59

Kavanaugh Nominated, Missing out on Amy Barrett, SCOTUS Conspiracy and Protests

7/10/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America celebrate President Trump's pick, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court. They also reflect on what could have been had Trump nominated Catholic, conservative, mother-of-seven Judge Amy Coney Barrett. And they dismiss the single-source claim of NBC Reporter Leigh Ann Caldwell that Kennedy negotiated his replacement to be Kavanaugh before he stepped down. They also highlight the...

Duration:00:21:44

Thai Cave Rescues, Media SCOTUS Scramble, Hillary 2020?

7/9/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America herald the divers successfully rescuing the young Thai soccer players trapped in the cave and pray everyone else can be brought to safety tomorrow. Greg rolls his eyes at reports that Hillary Clinton may be planning a 2020 presidential bid but Jim explains how a crowded field and the notion that history robbed her in 2016 could propel her to the nomination. And they get a kick out of the media pumping out conflicting...

Duration:00:19:06

Great June Jobs Report, Pruitt Exits EPA, Trade War Begins

7/6/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America appreciate the June jobs report that shows more people entering the work force, a slight uptick in wages, and 213,000 new jobs. They also bid a bitter farewell to EPA Director Scott Pruitt's excellent conservative policies but happily watch his self-aggrandizing attitude exit the agency. And they believe President Trump has a legitimate concern about China's trade policies, but they are unsure that the solution lies in...

Duration:00:23:56

Dems Embrace Socialism, Boot Wants Dems in Control, Vox Calls Revolution A 'Mistake'

7/5/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America are more than happy to run against a Democratic Party that is now embracing socialism, and they worry that young people don't understand socialism or its history. They shake their heads at "conservative" Max Boot, who wrote for the Washington Post that he wants Democrats to win control of Congress in the midterm elections. And they take aim at Vox for it's absurd column suggesting the American Revolution was a "monumental...

Duration:00:29:44

Americans Want Pre-Election SCOTUS Vote, Merkel Slows Refugee Flood, Iranian Terror Plot Foiled

7/3/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America head into Independence Day with four good martinis. They look at a survey showing the majority of Americans support a Senate vote on President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee before the midterm election. They also support German Chancellor Angela Merkel's decision to reverse the country's open-borders immigration policy due to mounting political pressure. They analyze reports showing an Iranian diplomat was involved in...

Duration:00:18:38

Dems Push to Nix ICE, Geithner Tied to Predatory Loans, Dems Advocate Court Packing

7/2/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America tear apart the progressive left's half-baked demand to abolish ICE. They also comment on the irony that a former Obama official who lashed out against loan sharks is now financing loan sharks. They also wonder why the Democrats want to add more seats to the Supreme Court while they are still out of power.

Duration:00:23:07

Warnings Abounded in Annapolis, Heroes Amidst Horror, Gillibrand's Grand Delusions

6/29/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America mourn the murders of five people in an Annapolis mass shooting and are frustrated by the litany of ignored warning signs and the knee-jerk online condemnation of President Trump for the killings because of his criticisms of the media. They also applaud the police for arriving on scene in just 60 seconds and saving many lives...and the staff of the Gazette for it's commitment to publishing a paper today. And they try to make...

Duration:00:22:02

Kennedy's Legacy, Dems Suffer Meltdown, Wild Political Stereotyping

6/28/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America review Justice Anthony Kennedy's 30 years on the Supreme Court and anticipate President Trump's second opportunity to nominate a justice to the nation's highest court. They then laugh at the hysterics of Chuck Schumer and other Democrats following Kennedy's retirement. They also look at a report that suggests both Democrats and Republicans tend to stereotype the other side and are wildly inaccurate.

Duration:00:21:09

SCOTUS Smacks Down Unions, Protesters vs. Chao, Socialist Crushes Crowley

6/27/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America hail the Supreme Court's ruling that non-members of public sector unions do not have to pay dues. They also shudder as liberal protesters get up close to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao. And they're not going to miss New York Rep. Joe Crowley after his stunning defeat in a New York congressional primary, but the woman who defeated Crowley is an avowed socialist who...

Duration:00:25:49

SCOTUS Sides with Travel Ban & Pro-Life Clinics, Dems Condemn Waters

6/26/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombus of Radio America celebrate the Supreme Court upholding the Constitution in two separate cases. They agree with the court's conclusion that President Trump's travel ban is within his constitutional and statutory right. They are also glad to see the Court side with free speech in striking down a California law that required crisis pregnancy centers to advertise abortion services. They are also pleasantly surprised that Democratic leaders are...

Duration:00:16:33

Americans Want Strong Borders, Waters Urges Unrest, George Will: Vote for Dems

6/25/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America are pleasantly surprised to see a new CBS poll showing that a strong plurality of Americans believe families should stay together but be sent back to their home countries when they come to the U.S. illegally. They also slam Rep. Maxine Waters for suggesting protesters should loudly confront every Trump administration cabinet member whether in restaurants or at the gas station. And they categorically reject columnist George...

Duration:00:23:34

Americans Want Strong Borders, Waters Urges Unrest, George Will: Vote for Dems

6/25/2018
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Jim Geraghty of National Review and Greg Corombos of Radio America are pleasantly surprised to see a new CBS poll showing that a strong plurality of Americans believe families should stay together but be sent back to their home countries when they come to the U.S. illegally. They also slam Rep. Maxine Waters for suggesting protesters should loudly confront every Trump administration cabinet member whether in restaurants or at the gas station. And they categorically reject columnist George...

Duration:00:23:20

Cell Phone Search Warrants, Endless Protesting, Obama Had Trump's Border Policy

6/22/2018
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David French of National Review and Chad Benson of Radio America fill in for Jim Geraghty and Greg Corombos. They commend Justice Roberts for joining the four liberal justices to protect Americans' civil liberties from warrantless cell phone searches. They also consider the affects of incessant and inappropriate protesting. And they compare Trump's new family detention policy to Obama's, finding a difference only in outrage from activists and the media.

Duration:00:19:27

Congress May Act on Immigration, Leftists Demand Open Borders, Nazi Hysteria

6/21/2018
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David French of National Review and Chad Benson of Radio America fill in for Jim Geraghty and Greg Corombos. They hope that Congress may exert its constitutional authority by passing legislation to end the family separation policy, secure the border, and stop illegal immigration. They also fear the growing divide between conservatives and liberals as they each adopt more extreme policy positions. And they react to the insane comparisons between the U.S. border and Nazi concentration camps.

Duration:00:16:25

Congress May Act on Immigration, Leftists Demand Open Borders, Nazi Hysteria

6/21/2018
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David French of National Review and Chad Benson of Radio America fill in for Jim Geraghty and Greg Corombos. They hope that Congress may exert its constitutional authority by passing legislation to end the family separation policy, secure the border, and stop illegal immigration. They also fear the growing divide between conservatives and liberals as they each adopt more extreme policy positions. And they react to the insane comparisons between the U.S. border and Nazi concentration camps.

Duration:00:16:25