Bourbon On the Rocks

Bourbon On The Rocks, hosted by Thomas LaDuke, is the flagship show on FTR Radio. Topics cover whatever subjects would come up while drinking your favorite adult beverage. Just like when you are imbibing, you never know what will come up.

Sports, politics, history or any trending news is up for discussion. Join Duke and his guests live weekday mornings from 11am to noon eastern.

Listen to replays of the show, subscribe via RSS or i­Tunes(coming soon), and follow Duke on twitter at @irishduke2. You can contact Duke with comments or feedback at LaDuke@ftrradio.com.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Thursday Jan-19-2017 is on and Duke is not as scared as Capt Kirk is here about Donald Trump being sworn in as the 45th President Of The United States.

* First up prayers up to Pres. George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush as they revocer from a bug in the hospital in Houston, Texas.

* Donald Trump becomes the 45th President Of The United States tomorrow at Noon. Duke talks about why even if you did not vote for Trump ( He didn’t) this is a moment that the WHOLE COUNTRY should be celebrating. The peaceful transfer of power is a marvelous thing to watch.

* How did a lil F.O.I.A. request about towing in the City Of Fraser get so many shares?

Also this Day In History and more for this Thur-Jan-19-2017 edition of Bourbon On The Rocks.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Wednesday January-18-2017 is finishing up a whole bottle being Chelseerrrrrr Bradley Manning is being talked about.

On this episode of BOTR on FTR

* Duke talks about the F.O.I.A. he filed in Fraser to release ALL communications among Government officials on towing.

* Gov. Snyder gave his State Of The State address last night and Fraser got one mention and MAYOR JOE was not mentioned once. How sad is Joe?

* Chelse…errrrr Bradley Manning is having HIS sentence commuted 27 years by Pres.Obama. Is this the right thing to do and why are the U.S. taxpayers paying for hormones for this dufus?

* The inauguration of the 45th President Of The United States happens this Friday at Noon. Are you excited? How do you think Donald Trump will do?

All this and more for the Wed-Jan-18 edition of Bourbon On The Rocks on FTR Radio.

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This Extra Shot Of Bourbon dives into how at the same city council meeting last Thursday January-13-2017 we had two different ways to handle a conflict of interest. Which one do you prefer?

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This Extra Shot Of Bourbon is raising a glass and doing a toast to our very own Fraser Public Safety Dept in light of all that is happening throughout the country and even here in the Hamlet.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for January 16, 2017 is talking about why the nation pauses to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr.

Also this day in history and what is coming up this week in Washington D.C.

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Oh you know. Friday the 13th on Bourbon On The Rocks and you know there must be a dumps…errrrrrr TOW TRUCK FIRE in Fraser.

Duke recaps the Fraser City Council meeting last night and what does this mean for the city going forward.

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Lots of whisky and bourbon needed for what is going on in Fraser. Bourbon On The Rocks for Thursday Jan-12-2017 gives a preview of what to expect tonight at 14 & Garfield.

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Extra Shot Of Bourbon is loaded for this Monday Jan-9-2017 and here is what is on the table.

*Governor Snyder visits the Fraser Sinkhole and Mayor Joe only invited Matt and Yvette to the event. Why not all council people?

*Joe filmed a Public Service Announcement announcing a SPECIAL MEETING for sinkhole news. How much do BOTH of those cost Fraser residents? Why not a press conference?

*Awkward Hugs

All this and more on Extra Shot Of Bourbon on FTR Radio.

(Photo: Gary Malerba/Special To The Detroit News)


Why So Glum Joe?

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Thursday Jan-5-2017 is ramping up for the weekend and Duke is going over all those that have helped int he sink hole effort in Fraser