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Join former federal prosecutor and CNN Legal Analyst Renato Mariotti as he breaks down the news in depth with WGN Radio host and comedian Patti Vasquez and a weekly guest.
 
A Boston Bruins podcast by Boston Bruins fans. We talk Bruins, hockey, beer, and other great stuff. We're just BEARly on Topic.
 
Child Trends is the nation’s leading nonprofit research organization focused exclusively on improving the lives and prospects of children, youth, and their families. The Child Trends On Topic podcast series where we explore the most urgent and innovative research into child well-being and related fields. See more of our Child Trends On Topic videos at the YouTube link below.
 
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Welcome to AMO ON Topic, your source for things that matter to Ontario municipalities. Follow along with the Association of Municipalities of Ontario for interviews and discussions with municipal leaders as we work together to build strong, sustainable communities.
 
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Roughly on Topic; three friends talking about whatever seems interesting to us and our lives at the time of recording.We try to stay on topic, but of course, we are not good at that.If this seems interesting, please check it out, as it is a project that I very much enjoy.It is quite new, so the amount of listens dictates how likely another episode will be.Enjoy!
 
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Join us for an depth exploration of various political topics with a variety of guests.
 
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*On Topic-Is a podcast of two guys talking about real world events while having a good time(Consuming Alcohol). There is no guarantee that the topic that is covered at the start of the night will be the topic that is ended on. There will be laughs and games and most importantly drunken ramblings. So tune in and have a beer or six with Fast Eddy and Syr Keebler every other week and lets have a blast!
 
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The On Topic PodcastThe On Topic Podcast is all about understanding people's passions. The 4 hosts Jacob, Jay, Guet, and Gabe explore what drives people to enjoy their favorite things. The goal of each episode is to gain a greater appreciation for other's interests and opinions.If you enjoy our podcast, please subscribe so you won't miss a future episode! Have something you'd like to share? Send us a note at PassionProjectPod@gmail.com!
 
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A podcast on all things nerdy and geeky, news, and topics and trying to stay on topic.
 
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This week VA, Geoff, and Tim are talking about those first two games of the Bruins-Leafs series.
 
Renato and Patti discuss the indictment of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, including whether there are implications for press risk and potential obstacles for the Justice Department posed by the charges. They are joined by MSNBC Legal Analyst Barb McQuade, the former United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan.…
 
The first episode of Roughly on Topic, in which three friends have a conversation about standardized tests, because the SAT comes very soon for us. The "debate" is between Nate (for) and Daniel (against), with Spandan as the judge. Guiding questions to this episode in order of natural occurrence are below. Thank you! Nate’s question(s): What ar ...…
 
We're all psyched for the playoffs. The Bruins defense is generally in better shape than last year . VA is super excited about one special thing. We wrap up talking about the regular season and get ready for the post season. Join our NHL Bracket Challenge League here: https://bracketchallenge.nhl.com/leagues/bearly-on-topic-bracket-bonanza…
 
Guest host Asha Rangappa (former FBI agent and CNN Legal Analyst) and Patti discuss the disclosure of the full Mueller report as well as Trump’s tax returns. They’re joined by former federal prosecutor and MSNBC Legal Analyst Mimi Rocah.By renato@mariotti.com (Renato Mariotti, Patti Vasquez).
 
Just a quick message about our Bracket Challenge League.
 
This week we go over the news that's happened since we last recorded. Zdeno Chara had a milestone while Brad Marchand hopes to reach a different one. Some players are returning from injury while some are on the shelf due to new ones. We're only one week away from the playoffs!
 
Guest Host Asha Rangappa, a former FBI agent and CNN Legal and National Security Analyst, and Patti discuss potential financial crimes that could create liability for Trump. They are joined by former federal prosecutor and CNN Legal Analyst Shan Wu.By renato@mariotti.com (Renato Mariotti, Patti Vasquez).
 
Renato and Patti discuss the implications and aftermath of the letter of Attorney General Bill Barr purportedly describing the contents of the Mueller report, as well as Barr's own conclusion that Trump did not obstruct justice. They are joined by MSNBC Legal Analyst Barb McQuade, former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan.…
 
Renato discusses the questions raised by the transmission of the Mueller report to Attorney General Bill Barr, as well as what we can expect to happen next. He is joined by Atlantic reporter and MSNBC Contributor Natasha Bertrand, former federal prosecutors and CNN Legal Analysts Jennifer Rodgers and Shan Wu, and former FBI counterintelligence ...…
 
This week, we're talking about Zdeno Chara. He turned 42 this week and is still playing at a high level. What's his future? We're also talking about the end of the huge point streak and the beginning of a new one.How about that Isles game? Was a measuring stick game or just some blowout?Finally, we talk about why Brad Marchand owns Twitter and ...…
 
Renato and Patti discuss the charges brought against Manafort by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance as well as the wide-ranging college admissions fraud charges brought by federal prosecutors in Massachusetts. They are joined by Joyce Vance, former United States Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama and MSNBC Legal Analyst.…
 
This week, we're talking about Chris Wagner and some other local boys, the huge win streak, David Backes' new role, injuries, and the Twitter war between Brad Marchand and Torey Krug. Oh, and we try (and fail) to assign alignments to various Bruins players.
 
Renato and Patti discuss the lenient sentence given to former Trump chair Paul Manafort by federal judge T.S. Ellis, as well as sentencing disparities and other structural inequities in federal sentencing law. They are joined by former federal prosecutor Ken White, who tweets and blogs as "Popehat."By renato@mariotti.com (Renato Mariotti, Patti Vasquez).
 
This week, the gang talks about the moves that the Bruins made around the trade deadline and about other teams and their transactions. We talk about the Bruins performance, injuries, and play a game.
 
Renato and Patti discuss the Congressional testimony of former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, including his discussing potential evidence of financial crimes as well as the evidence underlying his campaign finance convictions. They are joined by MSNBC Legal Analyst Mimi Rocah, a former Southern District of New York prosecutor, and Congressman Ro K ...…
 
In this special episode, Renato interviews Erica Newland, who quit the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel because she believed that by aiding unconstitutional and dishonest policies, she was assisting the Trump Administration by legitimizing lies. Erica is now a counsel for the nonprofit group Protect Democracy.…
 
Renato and Patti discuss recent reports that the investigation of Special Counsel Robert Mueller will end soon and that Attorney General William Barr will release a summary of Mueller’s report but not the full report. They are joined by former FBI counterintelligence agent and CNN Legal Analyst Asha Rangappa.…
 
The trade deadline looms and the gang try to figure out what Don Sweeney should do and will do at the deadline. Will he try for Artemi Panarin or Mark Stone? What about Matt Duchene? Or will he get Wayne Simmonds and Kevin Hayes? Who knows? We also talk about who can beat Tampa in the east and other nonsensical things because we're Bearly on Topic.…
 
We sit down with AMO's President and ROMA's Chair to discuss key topics coming out of the 2019 Rural Ontario Municipal Association Conference, including Premier Ford's announcement related to municipal liability. You'll also hear highlights of speeches from party leaders.
 
Renato and Patti discuss numerous new legal developments, including the confirmation of Bill Barr as Attorney General, comments by Senator Richard Burr about evidence of “collusion” allegedly not found by his investigation, and the “national emergency” declared by Trump. They are joined by Barb McQuade, former United States Attorney for the Eas ...…
 
This week, we're talking about what the Bruins should do to improve the team as the trade deadline nears. Will they be able to construct a team that will beat Tampa Bay? Should Don Sweeney go big? Should he make smaller deals? Panarin or Mark Stone? Geoff has an idea.
 
Renato and Patti discuss Trump’s frequent false and misleading statements and how the media’s coverage of Trump’s lies could contribute to the distortion of public debate caused by his false statements. They are joined by Daniel Dale, the Washington Bureau Chief for the Toronto Star and a frequent fact checker of Trump’s speeches.…
 
Renato discussed the Trump Administration’s decision to suspend the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) with Russia, and whether the Trump Administration’s foreign policy has put Russian interests ahead of our own. He was joined by Samantha Vinograd, a CNN National Security Analyst who was a former National Security Council official ...…
 
With the Bruins on a bye and the All Star Break, we turn our attention to some other things , most notably the firing of former Bruins and now ex-Oilers GM, Peter Chiarelli. We have some injury talk about Tuukka Rask and Anders Bjork. We dance around how the Bruins had been playing before the break. And we chat a little about the ASG. will ther ...…
 
Renato and Patti discuss the recent indictment of Trump associate Roger Stone, who was indicted for lying to Congress, witness tampering, and obstructing the investigation of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. They are joined by Congressman Mike Quigley (D-IL), a member of that committee, and Barb McQuade, the former United S ...…
 
As we head into the 2019 ROMA Conference, municipal officials discuss the challenges and opportunities facing Ontario's rural communities, and the value in coming together at ROMA. We spoke with: Allan Thompson, Mayor of the Town of Caledon and ROMA’s interim Chair; Kelly Elliot, Deputy Mayor of the Municipality of Thames Centre; Ron Higgins, M ...…
 
This week we're talking about our favorite team in what might have been our favorite game of the season so far. We're excited about the prospect of a Gritty sighting. We discuss those nagging injury problems, Rick Nash's retirement, and just a little bit about what to do at the trade deadline. Oh and nonsense abounds!…
 
Renato and Patti discuss the recent Buzzfeed News report that indicated there was substantial evidence that Trump directed Cohen to lie to Congress as well as the public statement by Mueller that the article is inaccurate and calls for Congress to investigate this and other matters. They are joined by former Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal.…
 
Renato and Patti discuss the recent news that the FBI opened a counterintelligence investigation to determine if Trump was compromised by Russia and whether he was working for Russia to advance their interests ahead of our own. They are joined by former FBI counterintelligence agent Asha Rangappa and former CIA officer John Sipher, who ran the ...…
 
Renato and Patti discuss the president’s “emergency” powers, including the limits of those powers, how they can be challenged, and how they should be reformed, with Syracuse Law Professor William C. Banks. They also speak at length with MSNBC Legal Analyst Mimi Rocah about many recent developments in the Mueller investigation, including the rev ...…
 
This week it's mostly, kinda about the Winter Classic- the game, some specific plays, the all-important jerseys. He our team won! Patrice shows why he is the best two-way froward in the game and we gush about that as well.
 
Renato and Patti discuss gerrymandering, which dilutes the power of voters to choose representatives, as well as campaign finance reform with Paul Smith, who has represents citizens in important gerrymandering and campaign finance reform cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. They also speak with Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA) about the legislation ...…
 
Renato and Patti discuss the most important legal news from the past year and what we can expect in the year ahead from the investigations of Donald Trump and his associates. Patti asks many questions from listeners to Renato and Joyce Vance, the former United States Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama and MSNBC Legal Analyst.…
 
listen to the show on #Podbean, #Stitcher, #iTunes, #Radiopublic, #Googleplay and #Spotify! https://nerdsontopic.podbean.com/https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/nerds-on-topic?refid=stprhttps://open.spotify.com/show/7o0sUU9t29eacrP5ebaCuT Follow us on Twitter @nerdsontopic Instagram @nerdsontopic Also follow the Facebook page! Music by @swamusic o ...…
 
Renato and Patti discuss three topics related to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation--the hearing regarding General Michael Flynn's sentencing (and whether he committed treason), Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker's decision not to recuse from supervising the Mueller investigation, and the lengthy memo written by Attorney Gener ...…
 
This week it's a VA only show because that's exactly what you wanted! Okay, it wasn't but just pretend it is! Anyway, she's wrapping up the week's games, news, and schedule with a shiny, glittery bow just for you. Plus, you get bonus content of Vegas snoring throughout! Happy Holidays!
 
AMO President Jamie McGarvey gives listeners a primer on the Association, including advocacy work related to cannabis and double hatter firefighters, services offered to municipal governments, and the annual Conference.
 
I'm baaaaaaaack. Nerds on Topic returns this week with the news, and is in a new state! once again the Solo Nerd goes into movies, tv, games, anime, and comics to bring you the most interesting news you may have missed! listen to the show on #Podbean, #Stitcher, #iTunes, #Radiopublic, #Googleplay and #Spotify! https://nerdsontopic.podbean.com/h ...…
 
In this special episode, Renato and Patti discuss in depth the allegations that Trump committed a campaign finance crime when he caused hush money payments to be made to two women during his campaign. They are joined by POLITICO reporter Josh Gerstein, former Federal Election Commission Chairman Trevor Potter, and former White House Counsel Bob ...…
 
Renato and Patti discuss the sentencing of Michael Cohen, the non-prosecution agreement with the company that owns the National Enquirer, and the potential cooperation of Russian spy Maria Butina. They are joined by Mimi Rocah, a former federal prosecutor and MSNBC Legal Analyst.By renato@mariotti.com (Renato Mariotti, Patti Vasquez).
 
This week, we're talking about the Bruins horrible week and that comeback. Who's the new guy and what can we expect? Secondary scoring, can we have some? All this and something else.
 
Renato and Patti discuss the recent filings by federal prosecutors in New York and Special Counsel Robert Mueller, including the conclusion by federal prosecutors that Donald Trump directed Michael Cohen to commit federal crimes. They are joined by Neal Katyal, the former Acting Solicitor General who authored the Special Counsel regulations.…
 
This week we talk about the tough week that the Bruins had to play though. Do the Bruins need to add a tough guy to the lineup? How tough is this next week going to be?We also talk about the jersey retirement ceremony for Nifty, what the latest Bergeron child should be named, and lots of other nonsense.…
 
Renato and Patti discuss the revelation in Michael Cohen’s sentencing memorandum that Cohen discussed his false testimony with Trump’s lawyers. They also discuss the sentencing memorandum in Michael Flynn’s case, which was filed as the podcast was recorded. They are joined by former federal prosecutor Ken White, who tweets as @Popehat.…
 
Renato and Patti discuss Michael Cohen’s plea to the crime of lying to Congress and his cooperation deal with Special CounselRobert Mueller. They also discuss the news that Manafort’s lawyers shared confidential information from Mueller with President Donald Trump’s lawyers. They are joined by Asha Rangappa, a CNN Legal Analyst, former FBI coun ...…
 
This week, we talk about the recent Bruins games. Secondary scoring is trickling in, but what about that top line? We talk about a certain reporters hatred for a certain goalie and why it's stupid and lazy thinking. Around the NHL, we talk about coaching changes and Brian Burke's comments on the Canes players making hockey fun again.…
 
Renato and Patti discuss Mueller’s allegation that former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort repeatedly lied to Mueller and the FBI after he agreed to cooperate. They also discuss the news that Manafort allegedly met with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange multiple times. They are joined by Joyce Vance, the former United States Attorney for the N ...…
 
Renato and Patti discuss Trump’s criticism of Chief Justice Roberts as well as the asylum decision that prompted Trump’s attack on the judge that prompted Chief Justice Roberts to act. They also discuss the Trump Administration’s unusual decision to seek early Supreme Court review of the transgender ban. They are joined by Chris Geidner, Legal ...…
 
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! your Solo Nerd is bringing you a bite sized episode for the holidays before your feast. Today hes talking about Calendar Man enjoy! Special thanks to Eli for playing the part of the scum land lord and for helping support me, i'll see you guys next week in South Carolina. listen to the show on #Podbean, #Stitcher, #i ...…
 
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