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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Extra Shot Of Bourbon for Sunday-October-9-2016

Donald Trump stepped in it 11 years ago on a Access Hollywood with Billy Bush and the Donalds HOT MIC moment saying how he liked to “approach” women. Duke goes over how he is a bit surprised that a lot of people who are on his side usually politically are looking the other way in regards to Trump behavior.

Here are some of the links Duke goes over in the show.

The Message We Send by Susie Moore.

Smart Girl Politics Podcast #5 with Teri Christoph, Tami Nantz and Rosa Leonetti.

Washington Post article on Donald and his comments.

Two empty shots upside down and a third one full of liquor.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Thursday Oct-6-2016

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Two empty shots upside down and a third one full of liquor.

FIRST EVER, Extra Shot Of Bourbon on FTR Radio and it starts off with a bang.

Norb Franz of the MACOMB DAILY wrote a piece last Sunday showing the fines owed by politicians and political group.

This is not uncommon with how complex these reporting requirements can be.

Duke goes over why Matt Hemelberg who has to pay 500.00 should answer for a lot more being the flyer he put out was based on a FLAT OUT LIE. Opinions are one thing but flat out lying on poltical literature should be punished.

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Bourbon On The Rocks is LIVE for Wednesday-October-5-2016 and Duke is recapping the THROWDOWN last night in the Vice President debate. Governor Mike Pence and Senator Tim Kaine met for their only debate before November 8 election. How many interruptions were their?

Also what happens if neither candidate actually wins 270 electoral votes? Would the House GOP pick the person who won the most popular votes or just pick someone who didn’t even run?

Also another stellar edition of THIS DAY IN HISTORY where The Beatles debut “Love Me Do” and much much more.

So Sit back with your favorite adult beverage and listen to BOTR on FTR.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Tuesday-Oct-4-2016 covers some topics that might get Duke killed.

First off Julian Assange just trolled the Presidential election here in America and all the Donald Trump fans heads exploded. Did Hillary get to him first or did he just do the greatest political troll ever? Caleb Howe over at Red State has the breakdown.

Also Mike Pence and Tim Kaine have a Vice Presidential debate tonight. Are you going to watch or would you rather watch paint dry?

All this and of course “This Day In History” on this epic episode of Bourbon On The Rocks ONLY on FTR Radio.

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Bourbon On The Rocks is BACK for Monday-Oct-3-2016 and while Duke is not MAD AS HELL he might slowly be getting there.

The weekend was gray and wet in Michigan and the Detroit Tigers are OUT of the playoffs. Plus Vin Scully announces his last Los Angeles Dodgers game.

Also Fraser is back in the news for fines. How big of a deal are these?

All this and of course this DAY IN HISTORY on your favorite show Bourbon On The Rocks on the MIGHTY FTR Radio.

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Thursday Sept-29-2016 has Duke talking about the Major League wild card playoffs involving the Detroit Tigers, Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays.

Also a tragic train accident in Hoboken, New Jersey is covered and the latest polling numbers from the the debate last Monday between Clinton and Trump are out and “The Donald” did not do well.

All this and more on BOTR on FTR

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Bourbon On The Rocks for Wed-Spet-28-2016 has Duke going over the 2nd day after-math of the Trump-Clinton debate.

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Ohhhhhh this Bourbon On The Rocks for Tuesday-September-27-2016 has the horris wrap up of the first POTUS debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

Lord help us all

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Bourbon On The Rocks is back for Monday-Sept-26-2016 and it was a doozy if a weekend.

Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez and Arnold Palmer passed away along with Vin Scully retiring.

Also some debate is happening tonight between Trump and Clinton. All this plus THIS DAY IN HISTORY.