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.

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Extra Shot Of Bourbon….Rename Our Sinkhole Edition -

Fraser “Not As Big As Other Sinkholes” Picture

Extra Shot of Bourbon goes over the Town Hall meeting from Tuesday Jan-31-2017 and discovers.

* We need to stop calling the “sinkhole…..the sinkhole”

* Joe slips and says he is resigning.

* Certificates of appreciation are better than raises.

* Be thankful city council did not get paid for this meeting.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for the last day of January in the year 2017 tackles why the county is about ready to riot.

Ben Affleck as Batman.

*First off President Donald trump FIRES acting Attorney General SALLY YATES for not acting like a A.G. Will the 46th POUTS decision to fire Sally Yates affect the executive order he signed on Friday?

*Also why are we allowing protest to occur at the nations airports and BLOCK those arriving and leaving certain destinations? Does that make any sense?

*The Hamlet has a CITY HALL meeting tonight that no one who is a elected official in Fraser will get paid to attend. Will miracles never cease?

*Also the real reason the country is on edge….Ben Affleck will STILL play Batman but wont direct the upcoming film THE BATMAN. Duke plays a clip from the last time Affleck donned the hood in FIVE different languages to show why…..Affleck is just a joker and not BATMAN.

All this and MORE plus THIS DAY IN HISTORY all on BORE on FTR.

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Bourbon On The Rocks is starting off the week ready to roll for Monday January-30-2017.

* President Trump signs a Executive Order banning travel of people from certain countries and ALL HELL BREAKS LOOSE. Are we banning ALL MUSLIMS?

*The Fraser Public School system is asking for a bond of close to 30 million dollars ( LINKED HERE). IS this a tax increase or a extension? Duke reads the proposal and might be just as confused as before.

* Duke does a update of the F.O.I.A.( Freedom Of Information Act) that he filed for all info about TOWING in Fraser. Original post on this right HERE.

Also getting ready for Spring Training and THIS DAY IN HISTORY rounds out this Monday episode of Bourbon on The Rocks.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Thursday Jan-26-2017 is talking about Putin karokee and more Trump stuff.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Wed Jan-25-2017 is all about AMERICA.

The Trump admistration is rolling into day 3 after having a BUSY 2 previous days. What is in stroe for the rest of the week?

Tune in and find out on BOTR on FTR

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This Bourbon On The Rocks for Tuesday Jan-24-2017 has the usual this Day In History but tackles the topic of suicide.

Suicide affects so many people and todays show tackles why those who have done this or are considering it need to PLEASE Hang On For One More Day. There is help for you and for those affected by this. Please reach out if you are considering taking your life or have been affected by someone who has.

Call 1-800-273-TALK or go to this website National Suicide Prevention Hotline

Bourbon On The Rocks. Madonna Is an Idiot Edition -

George W Bush has the right idea…put plastic over your body and HIDE

Bourbon On The Rocks is BACK for Monday-January 23-2017 and Duke is celebrating America. He is talking about the inauguration protests and the March For Womens Lady parts from Sat on this stellar episode.

* First off what happened on this Day In History kicks off this show.

* The 45th President Of The United States, Donald J Trump is inaugurated and how did people respond? Burning things of course.

* President Trump’s press secretary, Sean Spicer held a impromptu press conference on Sat and he ripped the press for reporting that the Martin Luther King Jr bust was removed from the oval office. Also how many people showed up for the inauguration of Trump? Did Sean have a point?

* The march for women’s lady parts happened Sat in Washington D.C. and some washed up Pop Star named Madonna just casually mentioned that she wanted to blow up the White House. She made Sean Penn proud.

All this and more on BOTR on FTR

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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?