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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Bourbon On The Rocks: Post Point of Order. -

Pound The Gavel.

Bourbon On The Rocks for Friday Dec-13-2019 is not scary at all. Duke recaps the meeting he was at where he scratched a bucker list item off by being called out of order and what happened after. Listen here!!

Bourbon On The Rocks: Trump Flips The Impeachment Script #856 -


Bourbon On The Rocks is back for Monday Dec-2-2019 and Duke is talking about this.

*Donald Trump has turned back the tide of impeachment in some key states for the 2020 election after the Schiff hearings. Will the Nadler hearing turn the tides?

*Duke watched the Netlfix film “The Irishman” and gives his uneducated opinion on it.

*When people with agendas pipe up and say seniors are getting screwed with no proof it is time to smash that narrative.

All this plus a lil but more on today’s BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Impeachment Mess #855 -

Congress is on fire.

Bourbon On The Rocks for Wed Nov-13-2019 has Duke talking about this…

* The House of Representatives starts impeachment hearings today and how much of a mess is this?

* One last council meeting for a Duke fav happens tomorrow and we have tape.

Also a lil bit of this and that on BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Welcome Back #854 -

Bourbon On The rocks is back after an extended hiatus and Duke is raring to talk about…

* The brand new drops he has and will play FOREVER and why elections between elections matter.

* Today is Veterans Day and how about we give some respect to them on the other 364 days of the year.

Also some ins and outs and SNOW on this edition of BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks Interview With Kathy Blanke. -

Duke talks with Mayor Pro-Tem of the City of Fraser, Kathy Blanke to talk about why she is running for another term and these issues are discussed.

*How the city has changed in the 50 years she has lived here.

*Why the tax increase was necessary after the financial mismanagement after 2011.

*What she sees going forward in the city.

Bourbon On The Rocks Interview With Amy Baranski -

Duke sits down with a candidate for the Fraser City Council Amy Baranski to talk about her view of where the city is and what she feels she could do if elected. Topics discussed include…

*Her view of the public votes and ultimate council vote on PA-33

*Would she vote on a PSO contract if her husband ( who is currently a Public Saftey Officer) is still employed by the city.

*What the state of the parks and the senior housing building are in her opinion and what could be done.

Bourbon On The Rocks Interview With Patrice Schornak -

Duke sits down with Councilperson Patrice Schornak of Fraser, Michigan to talk about what has been done the last 4 years she has been on council and what she would like to do the next 4 years. Topics discussed include…

* The vote to remove her former colleagues.

*Why she felt the need for a tax increase and how it affected her pocketbook.

*Water rates.

*What she would like done the next 4 years.

Bourbon On The Rocks: How About Those Refs #853 -

Oh sure, blame us for your team sucking since 1957!!

Bourbon On The Rocks for Monday October-21-2019 is chatting about this…

* Only 15 days left to talk about the election here in Fraser. Have you done your part?

* Duke watched the Lions 4th quarter yesterday after a CONTROVERSIAL loss the week before. Typical Lions.

* Nancy Pelosi is overseas and will she find what she is looking for?

All this and a lil bit more on BOTR on FTR

Bourbon On The Rocks: Never Underestimate Your Opposition #852 -

Bourbon On The Rocks to wrap up the week for Friday Oct-18-2019 has all this going on…

*Duke is talking about the upcoming election here, how write-in candidates work and nothing about bike lanes.

*The mess in Washington has a lot of people calling the opposition stupid. Never underestimate your opponent or they will stomp you into a mud hole.

*Plus a minor sneak peek of something that might happen.

All this and MORE for BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Nancy Pelosi Blinked #851 -

Nancy Does Not Want To Play This Game Anymore.

Bourbon On The Rocks for Wednesday Oct-16-2019 has Duke talking about all this…

*Nancy Pelosi blinked on going forward with an impeachment vote. Who gave her the bad info and will they make it through the end of the year? Duke explains.

*Does anyone care enough to do a welfare check on Barbara Jennings? She has not been heard from and she usually always defends her lil dickey.

*LeBron James is smart enough to hire good people to help him with his off-court career. However, his latest comments about people not being smart enough when it comes to criticizing the Chinese are plain Dumb. Duke plays audio and laughs.

Also, a new drop from lost Rockford file audition and a lil more on this week’s BOTR on FTR.