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

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If They Can’t Find Love…Who Can?

Bourbon On The Rocks is rolling into Tuesday July-24-2018 with all this…

* Duke recaps yesterdays show where he laughs at the lawsuit filed against the city by former Acting Mayor Bubble Butt.

* Story Daniles husband ( YOU WONT BELEIVE HIS REAL NAME) has filed for divorce and asked for a prtoection order against her. With a name like Stormy…

Also “TODAY IN HISTORY and so much more. Check out todays BOTR on FTR

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Bourbon On The Rocks is BACK for Monday July-23-2018 and it is chock full of fun.

Matt Hemelberg left the council in Sept 2017 with a burr up his bum but he had been quiet…until NOW. Find out about the lawsuit that Matt filed against the city on Friday the 13th Read it Here Just when you think a lesson was learned. Nope.

Also TODAY IN HISTORY and much more on BOTR on FTR.

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Hey Joe…Where you going with that drink in your hand!! ( Photo courtesy of The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Friends)

Bourbon On The Rocks for Friday the 13th is not afraid of anything and has all this on today’s show…

* Joe Cunnigham from Red State joins Duke to talk about the election of 2016, the election of 2018, music and why Duke is NOT his favorite writer at Red State.

* Also “Today in History” and what is coming up next week on BOTR.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Monday July-9-2018 is ready to party for SCOUTS sweepstakes night.

* Tonight President Donald Trump names his pick for the Supreme Court. Who will it be? Does it matter being the left will go nuts anyway?

* Trade wars are bad and can the United States win one? Duke does not think so.

All this PLUS Today In History on BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks, Happy Independence Day 2018 -

242 years and still looking good

Bourbon On The Rocks for July-4-2018 celebrates our INDEPENDENCE DAY

On today’s show, Duke goes over why the actions taken by the founders over 200 years ago still matters today.

* Reads the names of all 56 men who signed the Declaration Of Independence   and part of the document.

* Learns about one of the signers Caesar Rodney

* Plays two of the greatest speeches in history. President Whitmore from Independence Day and the greatest Canadian to play an American….William Shatner as Capt.James T. Kirk.

Happy Independence Day America!!!!!

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Tuesday July-3-2018 has a short show but it has BOURBON/WHISKEY.

* Duke talks about his article at Red State that has the loons losing its mind once again. Read it HERE

* Grand Traverse Distillery. has a Bourbon/Whiskey that Duke received as a gift and is eager to try.

Plus, “Today In History” and a preview of tomorrow’s 242nd birthday of the country you should love.Listen to todays BOTR on FTR

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Monday July-2-2018 has ALL THIS…..

* Some jackass wanted to bomb a fireworks celebration in Cleveland on July 4th. We still need to be vigilant.

* We are only 35 days away from a primary election here in Michigan and you have to start getting ready to inform yourself.

All this PLUS Today In History and more for BOTR on FTR

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I’m Outta Here

Bourbon On The Rocks for Thursday June-28-2018 is NOT outta here just yet with all this….

* Anthony Kennedy for the Supreme Court of the United States decdeis to retire and Washington D.C. gets ready for battle. Duke reads from this CNN article to get you ready.

* Recalls are not easy and the one for Dino Bucci in Macomb is no excpetion. What is going on up there?

Also TODAY IN HISTORY and a lil more on BOTR on FTR